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Tom Crean
Earlier, Athlon Sports looked at the teams that are surging into the NCAA Tournament. This is the flip side. These are teams that are limping their way into the field, provided some of them making at all. For whatever reason — cold...
David Fox
2 months ago
Jonathan Lucroy
Who, exactly, are the Milwaukee Brewers? Are they the team that led the NL Central for 150 days last season? Or are they the team that collapsed down the stretch? After an in-depth review of all aspects of baseball operations, general manager Doug...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Cody Kessler
The 2015 Pac-12 season is shaping up to be another year filled of intrigue in both division races. Oregon is the favorite in the North, but the Ducks have question marks on both sides of the ball. And the expected replacement for quarterback Marcus...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Darrelle Revis
Darrelle Revis is headed back to the New York Jets with a record-setting, five-year, $70 million deal with $39 million guaranteed, leaving the New England Patriots to wonder what happened to the elite secondary that helped them win their elusive...
Mike Dussault
2 months ago
Johnny Cueto
The way the Reds dealt with their four free-agent-to-be starters was supposed to indicate their intentions for the upcoming season. By trading Mat Latos and Alfredo Simon, it showed the team wasn’t all-in for 2015, but by hanging on to Johnny...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Jake Rudock
Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock is leaving the program and will be eligible to compete in 2015 at another FBS program as a graduate transfer. But this is where the intrigue begins. Could Michigan be a possible landing spot for Rudock? According...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Anthony Rizzo
After three years of rebuilding the farm system at the expense of the major league roster — and big-league results — the Cubs are back in the hunt for the first time in team president Theo Epstein’s regime. Not “all in,...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Former Nebraska (and current Youngstown State coach) Bo Pelini is driving a little strange these days. Or maybe it's just the rain.  Thanks a quick video from his son Patrick, Pelini was filmed driving in an interesting (and quite...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Florida State Seminoles
Never before has scheduling been a bigger issue than the 2014 College Football Playoff. The committee clearly took a stance on Baylor’s weak non-conference matchups and it cost the Bears a chance at the national championship. That...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
March Madness is upon us, which means a healthy dose of quick channel surfing ... or switching among live streams, if that’s your thing. Either way, you’re counting on a broadcast team to deliver the goods on the moment — the...
David Fox
2 months ago
Sometimes winning in the NCAA Tournament is more about who has the hottest team rather than the best team. Take, for example, last year’s national finalists. UConn and Kentucky did nothing during the regular season to indicate they...
David Fox
2 months ago
Jimmy Graham
NFL free agency has just begun, but it’s the trade of Jimmy Graham from New Orleans to Seattle that’s rocked the fantasy football landscape. While not the only trade that was announced as the new league year kicked off with a bang, this...
Mark Ross
2 months ago
Big 12 Football
 Hosts Braden Gall and Steven Lassan go in-depth with an early 2015 Big 12 conference preview. The guys debate TCU vs. Baylor at the top of the league. Who should be the frontrunner? Who has more coming back? Which team has bigger holes...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Trevone Boykin
The Big 12 should be an interesting league to follow in 2015. Although the conference was left out of the final four of the college football playoff last season, Baylor and TCU will be back in the mix once again in 2015. And of course, the league...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
Dallas Cowboys
The sky isn’t falling. When it comes to running backs, however, that certainly feels like the case in Philadelphia, Dallas and Minnesota. The NFL’s silly season is underway now that teams are “legally” negotiating...
Braden Gall
2 months ago
Archie Miller
College basketball coaches are always in a process of becoming. Every coach in the profession is looking for the next milestone. Well, every coach except for Mike Krzyzewski. If you follow the sport closely, you probably have an opinion...
David Fox
2 months ago
Dak Prescott
Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott and teammates Damian Williams and Torrey Dale were attacked during a concert on spring break in Panama City, Fla, but all three players avoided major injuries from the incident. According to SunHerald.com...
Steven Lassan
2 months ago
What did Shawn Oakman ever do to the NCAA? The NCAA Football Rules Committee last week approved rules banning “crop tops” and “non-standard/overbuilt facemasks.” Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman in a few...
David Fox
2 months ago
If there’s a way to make a positive out of an awful situation, University of Oklahoma athletics is doing the work. The Oklahoma campus was rocked Sunday evening and Monday when a video of fraternity members chanting racial slurs surfaced...
David Fox
2 months ago
Hot Sauce is a legend on the Streetball tour. And after watching this video, you will know why. Hot Sauce's killer crossover leaves the defender in the splits. The defender just stays down while Hot Sauce has the 'this is too easy' face...
Jesica Parsley
2 months ago
Kevin Harvick Kobalt 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway
This season, NASCAR trumpeted its new rules package as another step toward greater parity within the Cup Series. A driver-adjustable track bar, new pit road officiating and tapered spacers were all designed to bring greater evolution to a sport...
Tom Bowles
2 months ago
In a weird spring training moment on Sunday between the Angels and Royals, bees invaded a microphone attached to the net behind home plate at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Fans cleared the first six rows behind home plate and moved to the...
Jesica Parsley
2 months ago
Jose Bautista
The American League East is completely up for grabs in 2015. For most teams in the East, scoring runs won’t be much of a problem, but the fact there is not one single, proven, ace in any team’s rotation is telling. No team in the...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Stephen Strasburg
The Nationals’ talented but underachieving roster reached a crossroads this winter, with a slew of critical players heading into their walk years in 2015. The choices were clear: Keep the band together for one more run at a title, even if it...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago
Cole Hamels
After several years of hoping to coax one more run out of the rusting frame of the team that won five division titles, two pennants and a World Series from 2007-11, the Phillies have finally given in to a full rebuilding effort. Consecutive 89-loss...
Athlon Sports
2 months ago

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