Did the NFL cover up the Dwight Clark ALS announcement by announcing news Tom Brady's Super Bowl jerseys had been found the next day?

Ezekiel Elliott, NFLPA must finally take stand against Roger Goodell

The NFL sent a whopper of a message to Ezekiel Elliott on Friday, suspending the Dallas Cowboys' running back six games for his alleged involvement in several...
Can Mitchell Trubisky now win Bears starting QB job? NFL preseason Week 1

Pump the brakes on anointing these rookies franchise quarterbacks

Deshaun Watson flashed brilliance in his preseason debut for the Houston Texans on Wednesday night against the Carolina Panthers. He looked poised in the pocket. And minus...
It's time for the Packers to get Aaron Rodgers some help.

Green Bay Packers: Still not a legitimate Super Bowl contender

Your opinion on the Green Bay Packers' last few seasons probably depends almost entirely on how you define success. If you're okay with consistent regular season success,...
Devonta Freeman

Did Falcons drop the ball by making Devonta Freeman highest-paid RB?

After months of negotiations and even some public wrangling from both sides, the Atlanta Falcons and Pro Bowl running back Devonta Freeman came to terms on an...
Jay Cutler

Jay Cutler, not Colin Kaepernick, was right choice for reeling Dolphins

Forget about politics. Forget about social issues. Jay Cutler, not Colin Kaepernick was absolutely the best fit for the Miami Dolphins from a football perspective. It's being reported...
Dak Prescott Dallas Cowboys

Despite flaws, Cowboys still the team to beat in NFC East

2016 was a dream season for the Dallas Cowboys. They conjured a quarterback of the future out of the blue in Dak Prescott and found a star...
Kirk Cousins' future in Washington Redskins is up in the air

Brutal offseason will keep Redskins from rising in the NFC East

The Washington Redskins had about as bad an offseason as you could ask for. They flirted with trading quarterback Kirk Cousins, ultimately deciding not to do so,...
Eagles Myke Tavarres

Eagles rising, or just another disappointing campaign?

Unlike most last-place teams, the Philadelphia Eagles were not particularly bad in 2016 -- they finished fourth in DVOA and tenth in weighted DVOA. Looking ahead to...
Tim Tebow to the MLB this year? Why not

Crazy stat shows Tim Tebow choosing baseball was the right call

Tim Tebow will never be good enough at baseball to make it in the majors, right? That's the narrative all the pundits have been throwing around since spring...
Chicago White Sox Yoan Moncada

Rebuilding White Sox show how quickly outlooks can change

You are what your record says you are. You've likely heard that expression in the sports world before, and more often than not, it's true. But there...
Jarrius Robertson and family at ESPYs Red Carpet

Best sights, sounds and looks from the ESPYs Red Carpet

No awards show is complete without enjoying the sights, sounds and fashions from the Red Carpet, which is why we're bringing you the top moments from the...
Rob Manfred

Rob Manfred partially right that bats are cause of HR boom

Balls are flying out of baseball stadiums at record rates in 2017. So, what's the cause? The idea of a juiced ball has gotten a lot of...
The Brooklyn Nets legit stole from the Toronto Raptors in the DeMarre Carroll trade.

Nets absolutely bamboozled Raptors in DeMarre Carroll trade

The Brooklyn Nets made their second absolutely shocking trade of the summer on Saturday night, reportedly acquiring veteran wing DeMarre Carroll as well as a 2018 first...
NBA

How NBA is winning the war of relevancy

Just face facts. The NBA is bigger, bolder and savvier than other US sports when it comes to online engagement and social media popularity. The squeak of...
White House boycotts

Why championship White House boycotts aren’t worth our attention

As a fan of the Golden State Warriors, a lot went through my head during the day of Monday, June 12 before they clinched the NBA Finals....
Pocket Radar

Pocket Radar changing how speed in sports is measured

Stats in sports have become far more detailed in recent years. Additionally, peripheral stats have become tools used by far more scouts than we've seen in the...
Kris Bryant is one of over 1,000 MLB players who are interacting with fans via Infield Chatter

MLBPA’s ‘Infield Chatter’ offers fans unique chance to connect with players

Many players in Major League Baseball have, for a substantial time, yearned to connect with fans in an easier way. The way media is changing at such...

The evolution of the worst trade in NBA history

The Nets were attempting to make a splash having just moved from New Jersey to Brooklyn. The idea was to get this re-energized New York City neighborhood...
Gregg Popovich

Old Gregg Popovich quote shows utter hypocrisy of Zaza Pachulia attack

San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich issued a fiery statement Monday in which he essentially singled out Zaza Pachulia as a dirty player. The heated diatribe (watch...
2017 NFL Draft, Mitch Trubisky

Recent history suggests top QBs from 2017 NFL Draft will bust

Even before training camp begins, before a snap of the regular season commences and before their careers have a chance to take off, recent history tells us...
Cardinals tweet

Uproar over Cardinals’ tweet highlights PC culture gone amok

It was an interesting morning on social media. A St. Louis Cardinals tweet about a promotional giveaway that will take place on May 17th went sideways. The goal was to...
Tim Raines

Tim Raines offers unique perspective into MLB history in ‘Rock Solid’ autobiography

Anyone can write an autobiography. But when determining whether an autobiography is worth writing, a few basic questions must be asked. One, are your stories worth reading...
NFL GamePass

NFL not the only league with a flawed drug testing system

The NFL has a problem with the way it tests for banned substances at the combine every year, but it's hardly the only sport that needs an...
The television show "Pitch" was cancelled by FOX, and it's a shame

‘Pitch’ on FOX was canceled after one season and that’s really too bad

This may shock some of you, but I'm a woman. By all accounts and definitions of the term, I'm a lady. I also work in baseball for...