Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson
Writer at Sportsnaut. Journalism student at San Diego State University. Seen on MSN. Previously: eDraft, The Connection
New York Yankees pitcher Gerrit Cole

MLB power rankings: New York Yankees slide, Mets climb

The MLB season is speeding by a with the postseason right around the corner and the regular season has been full of surprises. As the...
Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo walks off court

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo exits Game 4 with right ankle injury

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo exited Game 4 against the Miami Heat with a leg injury, putting the remainder of the Bucks' season and his...
New Orleans Saints helmet during NFL game

NFL blocked New Orleans Saints sign-and-trade for Jadeveon Clowney?

While the Tennessee Titans signed Jadeveon Clowney, they likely would have missed out on the prized edge rusher if not for the NFL reportedly stepping...
Jacksonville Jaguars safety Ronnie Harrison

Ex-Jaguars safety Ronnie Harrison blasts his former team after trade

Just days after Ronnie Harrison was traded to the Cleveland Browns, the former Jacksonville Jaguars safety is making it quite evident he is happy to...
Hard Knocks cameras at Los Angeles Rams training camp

Hard Knocks star Clay Johnston signs with Panthers, reunites with father

While this season of HBO's Hard Knocks might not have been a huge hit, linebacker Clay Johnston became one of the biggest stars this season....
NFL quarterback Josh Rosen

Josh Rosen signing with Tampa Bay Buccaneers could revitalize his NFL career

When the Miami Dolphins cut Josh Rosen, the former first-round pick hoped he would hit free agency and get the chance to decide his own...
New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman after scuffle with Tampa Bay Rays

Report: Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman suspended three games for role in benches-clearing incident

Major League Baseball is reportedly set to suspend New York Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman three games for his role in Tuesday's benches-clearing incident against the...
Seattle Seahawks helmet on NFL field

Seattle Seahawks expected to sign Pro Bowl defender?

The Seattle Seahawks already made two splashy moves to upgrade their defense this offseason and with the 2020 NFL season closing in, another big addition...
New England Patriots wide receiver Mohamed Sanu

New England Patriots WR Mohamed Sanu’s roster spot in jeopardy?

The New England Patriots traded a 2020 second-round pick for Mohamed Sanu during the 2019 season, hoping he would be a huge boost for their...
Los Angeles Chargers star safety Derwin James

Los Angeles Chargers place star Derwin James on IR, lost for 2020 NFL season

Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James, one of the NFL's best defensive backs, will miss the entire 2020 season after being placed on injured reserve.
Big Ten conference logo on college football field

Ohio State president offers new hope for Big Ten football this fall

When the Big Ten canceled its 2020 college football season for the fall, players, fans and even President Donald Trump revolted against one of the...
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins after a game

Kirk Cousins on COVID-19: ‘If I die, I die’

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins has provided plenty of memorable quotes in recent NFL seasons. On the verge of playing amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Cousins...
NFL running back Leonard Fournette at George Floyd protest

New England Patriots unlikely to sign Leonard Fournette?

When the Jacksonville Jaguars released Leonard Fournette, the New England Patriots immediately jumped out as one of his top landing spots. However, it looks like...
Alvin Kamara runs the ball against the Texans

New Orleans Saints, Alvin Kamara close on new contract amid trade rumors?

The New Orleans Saints made headlines on Tuesday by putting star running back Alvin Kamara on the trade block amid his contract holdout. Now, with...
Benches empty after the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees game

WATCH: Benches empty after Rays-Yankees game, Rays’ manager issues threat to Yankees’ hitters

The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays are two of MLB's best teams and engaged in a heated battle at the top of the...
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says no competitive advantage for teams with fans in attendance

The 2020 NFL season is fast approaching and with games set to kick off in a matter of days, many teams are divided over stadium...
Kansas City Chiefs helmet

LOOK: Kansas City Chiefs unveil incredible Super Bowl rings

The Kansas City Chiefs unveiled their Super Bowl rings on Tuesday night as they get ready for the 2020 NFL season and they are a...
Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner

Dodgers’ star Justin Turner placed on injured list

The Los Angeles Dodgers have placed third baseman Justin Turner on the 10-day injured list, losing one of their key sluggers to a hamstring injury...
NFL running back Leonard Fournette

5 NFL teams that should sign Leonard Fournette

After failing to find an NFL team willing to trade for him, the Jacksonville Jaguars released star running back Leonard Fournette on Monday. Now that...
New Orleans Saints running back Alvin Kamara

New Orleans Saints open to trading Alvin Kamara?

As Alvin Kamara holds out of training camp with the hopes of landing a massive contract extension, the New Orleans Saints could now be open...
Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon

Joe Mixon’s contract extension sets up Cincinnati Bengals for offensive explosion

The Cincinnati Bengals took the first step to revitalizing their offense this offseason by drafting Joe Burrow. With star running back Joe Mixon's new contract...
Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Spencer Rattler

Oklahoma Sooners name Spencer Rattler starting QB for season opener

Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Spencer Rattler will open the 2020 college football season as the team's starter, earning the nod after a challenging quarterback competition.
Arizona Diamondbacks closer Archie Bradley

Report: Cincinnati Reds acquire star closer Archie Bradley

As the MLB trade deadline came to a close on Monday, the Cincinnati Reds struck a last-minute deal to acquire Arizona Diamondbacks closer Archie Bradley.
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Starling Marte

Miami Marlins acquire star OF Starling Marte from Arizona Diamondbacks

The Miami Marlins are buying at the MLB trade deadline, striking a deal to land star outfielder Starling Marte from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange...