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Ohio State Buckeyes
It wasn’t supposed to be a dramatic weekend in the Big Ten. There wasn’t a single-digit favorite on the board but that didn’t stop a few teams from upsetting the apple cart.Iowa put a scare into Ohio State on the road and Michigan...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Oregon Ducks
Last night, ex-Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla was booked for possession of cocaine. According to Oregon's Register-Guard, police observed Lyerla snorting what appeared to be a white powdery substance while in a parked vehicle. After being...
Stephen Schindler
2 years ago
This preview and more on Connecticut and the American are available in the Athlon Sports 2013-14 College Basketball Preseason Annual. The magazine is available online or on newsstands everywhere.No. 21 Connecticut Facts & FiguresLast season: 20...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Calvin Johnson
Week 8 was already shaping up to be a tough one for fantasy football general managers, as six teams are on bye. However, the player pool has been impacted even more following the latest rash of injuries. Either way, starting lineups are going to...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Robert Griffin III
Despite last week's loss in his Indianapolis homecoming, Peyton Manning remains atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 quarterback rankings. Even though Denver left with an L, Manning still finished as the No. 4 scorer at his position...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Frank Gore
Frank Gore is not No. 1 on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 running back rankings, but he is solidly in the top 10. Gore is fourth in the league in rushing with 547 yards and had two touchdowns last week against Tennessee. The 49ers are...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
A.J. Green
It didn't take long for Calvin Johnson to reclaim his spot atop Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 wide receiver rankings. Following two atypical games while Johnson was limited by a sore knee, Megatron returned with a vengeance last...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Rob Gronkowski
He's not No. 1 on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 tight end rankings, but there's no mistaking the immediate impact Rob Gronkowski had in his long-delayed, much-anticipated season debut. Gronk led the Patriots with 17 targets,...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Luke Kuechly
Carolina does not lead Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 defense/special teams rankings, but the Panthers have certainly been among the most productive DSTs this season. The Panthers are second in the NFL in both yards and points allowed...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Steven Hauschka
Matt Prater has a stranglehold on the top spot on Athlon Sports' fantasy football Week 8 kicker rankings, but Steven Hauschka is not too far behind him in the points department. Prater has made a healthy living kicking for Denver's prolific...
Mark Ross
2 years 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
2 years ago
Steve Spurrier
South Carolina will head to Columbia for a showdown with the SEC East-leading Tigers without their starting quarterback. Connor Shaw suffered a sprained right knee late in the Gamecocks' loss to Tennessee last Saturday and will be extremely...
Stephen Schindler
2 years ago
Johnny Manziel
Johnny Manziel missed some snaps in the fourth quarter of Saturday's loss against Auburn after injuring his right shoulder on a running play. The injury occurred as Manziel lowered his shoulder near Auburn's goal line, looking to gain extra...
Stephen Schindler
2 years ago
Jameis Winston
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
2 years ago
Mark Helfrich
With eight weeks of the 2013 college football season in the books, it’s time to take a look at the new coaches and how they have performed so far this year.While every coach wants to win big in his first season, it’s just not possible...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Sean Mannion
The beauty of sports, in particular college football, lies in their complete unpredictability and reality TV-like drama. As I predicted last week, ranked SEC teams on the road were in serious danger of being upset, and, sure enough, four of them...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Oregon Duck mascot
With the first release of the BCS standings, the debate over who should play in the national championship has already started.Alabama is a clear No. 1 in the BCS standings, but Florida State and Oregon aren’t separated by much for the No. 2...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
This preview and more on Wisconsin 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. 22 Wisconsin Facts & FiguresLast season: 23-12 (...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
The Jimmie Johnson-Matt Kenseth battle atop the current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series point standings takes an interesting turn this weekend at Martinsville Speedway. Johnson and his No. 48 team were dominant in the last 13 races (spanning the entire...
David Smith
2 years ago
Silvano Alves Seeks Record Third Straight PBR Title at World Finals
Silvano Alves gently eases himself down onto a near-ton of snorting muscle inside the padded metal chute. In an instant he’s thrown sickeningly headfirst over the animal’s horns into the chute front; not once, but twice. There is...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Hugh Freeze
Gearing up for another busy week of college football action...Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Tuesday, October 22ndOle Miss tight end...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Two big developments off the field have us talking NCAA and BCS, but we quickly get back to the games at hand during Week 9.• Four years since Miami began its internal investigation and two years since Yahoo’s story on Nevin Shapiro, the...
David Fox
2 years ago
World Series Preview: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red Sox
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red SoxThis is the first time the two teams with their league’s best records have met in the Fall Classic since the Yankees defeated the Braves in 1999. Both the Red Sox and Cardinals won 97 games. These two...
Charlie Miller
2 years ago
After an investigation that spanned over two years, Miami has finally learned its fate from the NCAA in the Nevin Shapiro scandal.The Division I Committee on Infractions found the university lacked institutional control by failing to monitor a...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Andy Dalton
With six teams on bye in Week 8 and the latest rash of injuries to ravage NFL teams’ rosters, fantasy owners have their work on the waiver cut out for them. On Sunday, Reggie Wayne and Sam Bradford both suffered season-ending injuries, while...
Mark Ross
2 years ago

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