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It’s difficult enough to build a bracket in mid-March when conference tournaments are starting, the RPI is available and strength of schedule is established.That won’t stop Athlon from taking an attempt to build the bracket in November...
David Fox
1 year ago
Andre Johnson
Calvin Johnson is the undisputed top choice for Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 wide receiver rankings, but he's not the only wideout with the last name of Johnson putting up ridiculous numbers. Houston's Andre Johnson did his...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Jimmy Graham
Is there really any question who is atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 tight end rankings? If Jimmy Graham can continue to dominate the position while playing with a bad case of plantar fasciitis, we may as well just retire the No. 1...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Cameron Wake
Seattle has not been at its best lately, but the Seahawks maintain their position as No. 1 on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 defense/special teams rankings because of their matchup. On paper, the game in Atlanta is a rematch of last...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Nick Foles
Peyton Manning is coming off of his bye, so order has been restored to Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 quarterback rankings. While Manning is the clear-cut No. 1 this week, it was a different signal-caller who made all the Week 9...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Garrett Hartley
Denver is back from its bye, which means Matt Prater is back atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 kicker rankings. But while Prater benefits from kicking for the Broncos' prolific offense, New Orleans' Garrett Hartley gets...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Zac Stacy
Zac Stacy isn't No. 1 on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 10 running back rankings, but the rookie is a top-10 option following back-to-back impressive performances. After posting 134 yards rushing on "Monday Night Football"...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Aaron Rodgers
Unlike the past two weeks, only four teams are on bye in Week 10. While it will be tough for some fantasy owners to contend without the services of their Browns, Chiefs, Jets and Patriots this week (especially those who have Jamaal Charles, Tom...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
James Franklin
James Franklin, a senior, has missed three starts since injuring his shoulder early in the fourth quarter of a victory at Georgia. Since he went down, freshman Maty Mauk has compiled a 2-1 record as the starting quarterback, including a 31-3...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Taylor Martinez
Taylor Martinez has been battered and bruised this year. After being riddled with turf toe and sidelined for two games, the senior quarterback is now battling a hip pointer and a shoulder injury. He suffered the hip pointer on Oct. 26th and did not...
Stephen Schindler
1 year ago
Officiating in any sport is a difficult assignment. Mistakes are going to be made each week, but some errors are bigger than others.There have been numerous bad calls in sports history, but we rounded up 16 of the worst in recent memory, including...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
To help guide you through the 2013 Fantasy NASCAR season, Athlon Sports contributor Geoffrey Miller will be offering his best predictions for each race. And because Yahoo's Fantasy Auto Racing game is arguably the most popular, he’ll...
Geoffrey Miller
1 year ago
Auburn Tigers
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. Here's what might happen in Week 11.Note: The point of this column is to have some fun and make some outlandish predictions...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Connor Shaw
The SEC still reigns as college football’s premier conference in 2013. Alabama ranks as the No. 1 team in the BCS standings, and five other teams from the SEC are among the top 15 in the latest release.While Alabama is clearly the No. 1 team...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Bryce Petty
Baylor enters the final month of the season on the verge of a special year. The Bears won 18 games from 2011-12, but coach Art Briles has positioned this team for a run at the national championship.Baylor has rolled to a 7-0 start, winning five...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Marcus Mariota
Each week of the college football season, Athlon Sports will poll some of the nation's best college football people from every region of the country. Each voter offers up a top five and each first-place vote is worth five points. A second-place...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
This Q&A and more on Louisville and the American Athletic Conference are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.Louisville’s Russ Smith was...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
This preview and more on Kentucky and the SEC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 1 Kentucky Facts & FiguresLast season: 21-12 (12-6...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Luke Hancock
This preview and more on Louisville and the AAC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 2 Louisville Facts & FiguresLast season: 35-5 (14-4...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Rasheed Sulaimon
This preview and more on Duke and the ACC are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 3 Duke Facts & FiguresLast season: 30-6 (14-4 ACC)...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
This preview and more on Michigan State and the Big Ten are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 4 Michigan State Facts & FiguresLast season...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Midweek MAC games are one of the more entertaining parts of college football’s November schedule. However, the Buffalo-Ohio game from Tuesday night won’t be remembered for a quality game between two potential bowl teams. Instead, awful...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Tiger Woods Just Hit A Golf Ball from Europe to Asia (VIDEO)
Tiger Woods was positioned on a platform on the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul on Tuesday and hit a drive from Europe to Asia. Why? We're guessing it was to promote the Turkish Airlines Open this week. The publicity stunt required shutting down...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Phoenix International Raceway means a lot of things to Denny Hamlin. The facility was the site of the beginning of the end to his ill-fated 2010 Chase run. Following its 2011 repave, Hamlin became the track’s most dominant driver and a winner...
David Smith
1 year ago
The Thursday we’ve all be waiting for is here as Oregon visits Stanford and Oklahoma visits Baylor. On this week’s edition of the Cover 2, hosts Braden Gall and David Fox prepare you for Thursday plus action for Saturday.On this week...
David Fox
1 year ago

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