Amari Cooper situation shows Jon Gruden is running a clown show

Multiple media reports prior to Sunday's game against the Seattle Seahawks in London indicated that the Oakland Raiders were open to trading former Pro Bowl wide receiver...

No, Jon Gruden is not the problem with the Oakland Raiders

A lot of the focus in Northern California over the past two weeks has been on the Oakland Raiders' decision to trade Khalil Mack. Moving a future...

Washington Wizards NBA Draft Lottery history sucks

The Washington Bullets changed their name to the Washington Wizards in 1997. Since then, the Wizards have had numerous NBA Draft lottery picks. Some have...
Deshaun Watson is one of the best quarterback options available now that Tony Romo has decided to retire

2017 NFL mock draft: Assessing team needs at mid-season mark

Here we are at the NFL's mid-season mark, and a good portion of the league is all looking ahead to the NFL free agency period and the...

The last time LeBron James missed the playoffs

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers were officially eliminated from playoff contention following Friday night’s loss to the Brooklyn Nets.
Jed York

49ers seeking accountability, will they get it where it matters most?

The San Francisco 49ers are the last NFL team with a coaching vacancy. Barring an unforeseen late firing or retiring, they will be the last team to...

Was Bill Belichick ready to start Jimmy Garoppolo over Tom Brady?

In the months since the defending champion New England Patriots traded Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers, one major question has been asked. Why did New England...

How the Warriors’ NBA Finals meltdown created a dynasty, two years later

Everything had to go according to plan. If Draymond Green had not been suspended for Game 5 of the 2016 NBA Finals, the current version of the...

Could playoff run be the glue to keep Warriors together?

There’s a certain humble feeling around NBA circles that suggests Kevin Durant might not depart the Golden State Warriors in free agency.
Jeurys Familia

Jeurys Familia’s suspension proves pro sports doesn’t care about domestic violence

"Well, he was drunk." I had to pick my jaw up off the floor when a Mets fan explained to me how she viewed the situation. New York Mets closer...

This season proves the NBA must shorten its schedule

More so than any of the other four major North American professional sports leagues, the NBA regular season seems to drag on. The time from the NBA All-Star...

Cardinals strike gold trading up for Josh Rosen

When the Oakland Raiders found themselves on the clock at 10th overall Thursday night, most figured a team would look to trade up for former UCLA standout...

Report: Browns, 49ers among teams connected to Odell Beckham Jr.

Rumors were flying hot and heavy on social media Wednesday that the Cleveland Browns might have something cooking on the Odell Beckham Jr. front. Nothing was concrete...
Oakland Raiders receiver Amari Cooper

Amari Cooper, not Marshawn Lynch, the real story for struggling Raiders

Everyone's talking about Marshawn Lynch this Friday, and I totally get that. He did get ejected Thursday night, watched the game from the stands with fans and...
Are the Green Bay Packers relying too much on Aaron Rodgers?

Time is now for Packers to find Aaron Rodgers’ eventual replacement

Aaron Rodgers is one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL and has been for years, yet the time is now for the Green Bay...

Are the Rams attempting to send a message to Jared Goff?

Fresh off leading his Los Angeles Rams to a Super Bowl appearance, most figured that quarterback Jared Goff would be in line for a huge...

Devonta Freeman, Tevin Coleman committee horrible fantasy football development

Devonta Freeman led all fantasy football running backs in total points last season, but he might just be fool's gold in 2016. The Atlanta Falcons have every...

Will Kansas City Chiefs win the Super Bowl? Not With Andy Reid

Amidst an offseason that’s been marked by the controversy surrounding wide receiver Tyreek Hill, the Kansas City Chiefs has been productive — though quiet —...

How Giants can salvage their dismal offseason

It's no secret that the New York Giants have struggled through a brutal offseason that includes losing stars on both sides of the ball. Yet there is still time to make amends.
Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald

Taking a moment to appreciate Aaron Donald’s legendary season

Everyone's been so focused on how much Khalil Mack has impacted the Chicago Bears this year. And rightly so. But somehow, the greatest defensive player of this...

Landon Collins’ path to D.C. paved in life lessons, tragedy

The Washington Redskins received their fair share of criticism for making three-time Pro Bowler Landon Collins the highest-paid safety in the NFL on Monday. Collins, 25, will officially...

FRANK: Brown did not speak with Kareem Hunt victims

The Cleveland Browns shocked the NFL world on Monday by signing troubled former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt to a one-year deal. The signing comes with...

Freddie Kitchens was always the right choice for the Browns

Things are turning around in Cleveland in a big way. After winning five of their final eight games this past season, the Browns are now seen as...

Pete Carroll’s comments about Chris Carson make no sense at all

There is a whole ton of confusion in the air about comments Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll made following Monday night's loss to the Chicago Bears....