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The MLB season opened with the St. Louis Cardinals, and the first half of the season wrapped up with them. However, the past two games for the Cardinals have been heartbreakers, having faced their division rival Pirates. Both games have gone to...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
It was considered a bold move, but Jordan Spieth went ahead and competed in the John Deere Classic this past weekend. And he proved that it was a great idea, as he took home the title in a two-hole playoff with Tom Gillis. Down a few strokes on the...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
The MLB has been bringing its best players together since 1933 in an annual All Star Game. Since its inception, countless memories have been made, from game-winning hits to final farewells. The game started to gain greater importance in 2003, as...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Mason Rudolph
Projecting college football’s breakout players for any given season is no easy assignment. After all, each person has a different take on what a “breakout player” is, and college football is always home to several new faces...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Every athlete has their own unique way of celebrating, and anybody watching Novak Djokovic’s victory over Roger Federer at Wimbledon surely saw how he embraced the moment. Right after he won and shook hands with the chair umpire, he reached...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Florida State Seminoles
The College Football Playoff Committee proved the general trend of tougher scheduling last fall.  The ACC may not get a team in the playoff and may not be one of the better Power 5 conferences. However, no one can blame the ACC for taking...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Oregon Ducks
Attendance is a function of many things. Renovations, scheduling, prices, realignment and weather can impact attendance numbers. Even how a school reports its given numbers can vary from program to program (unfortunately). Most notably,...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
There was a time when many considered South Carolina's Marcus Lattimore as one of the best college running backs. However, after two knee injuries in consecutive years, including one of the most gruesome ever seen, his future quickly looked...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Dalvin Cook
Florida State running back Dalvin Cook is considered one of the rising stars in the ACC, but the sophomore is facing some serious allegations after an incident on June 23. According to the Tallahassee Democrat, Cook was allegedly involved in...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
After both winning their semifinals matches in straight sets, No. 1 Novak Djokovic will take on No. 2 Roger Federer for the Wimbledon title for the second straight year. Djokovic enters the match as the defending Wimbledon champion, while...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Several weeks after his appeal, Greg Hardy’s suspension has been cut from 10 to 4 games for the upcoming NFL season. The suspension came about for his alleged involvement in a domestic abuse case. The troubled NFL star was suspended for 15...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Dez Bryant
Twenty years have passed since the Cowboys last raised the Vince Lombardi Trophy. They have had only nine winning seasons since, with a 158–146 regular-season record and a 3–8 postseason mark. Yet, Jerry Jones has never lost faith....
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
After Mark Cuban explained his frustration in DeAndre Jordan flopping on his contract, Mavericks star Chandler Parsons lashed out at the Clippers’ center. Parsons had been celebrating the new signing, until he found out that he flipped on his...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
After defeating Japan in the World Cup this past Sunday, the USWNT celebrated as part of a historic parade in NYC. The parade down the famed Canyon of Heroes honored this team, making them the first women’s sport team to receive such an event...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
After Jason Pierre-Paul lost part of his finger after a fireworks incident last week, the New York Giants withdrew their long-term contract offer. Yet, they still left their one-year, $14.8 million franchise tag on him, allowing him to take...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Fall camp is just around the corner for Ohio State, as the Buckeyes prepare to defend their national title. Head coach Urban Meyer and his staff have already welcomed the incoming freshmen to Columbus. Players have been issued jersey numbers, and...
Chip Minnich
1 month ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Last summer, Athlon Sports asked 12 Big Ten experts Gerry DiNardo, Eddie George, Tom Dienhart, David Jones and more to rank their favorite stadiums in the Big Ten. Based on general atmosphere, fan support, home-field advantage,...
Braden Gall
1 month ago
Chad Voytik
Every college football team has players most would consider underrated. However, defining underrated players is no easy assignment, as that term varies in meaning between fans and experts. Florida State hopes to win its fourth...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Everett Golson
The long offseason days are finally starting to get shorter. Conference media days start Monday, meaning preseason practice is not far behind. The summer has been, thankfully, slower than most in recent years. Conference realignment or rumors...
David Fox
1 month ago
James Franklin
James Franklin took over a Penn State football program in the midst of difficult times. His predecessor, Bill O’Brien, managed to keep the ship floating in spite of massive scholarship reductions and a four-year postseason ban for the program...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
When Stanford hired Jim Harbaugh for the 2007 season, the move was hardly considered a stroke of genius. It was hardly even the biggest coaching move of the year. That year, Nick Saban was hired at Alabama, Butch Davis returned to the college...
Athlon Sports
1 month ago
Braxton Miller
The rumors and speculation about Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller’s future are officially over. Somewhat. On Thursday, the Columbus Dispatch released an interview with the senior quarterback, and Miller states his intention is...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
After defeating her sister just a few days ago, Serena Williams took to the court and dominated her “rival” Maria Sharapova. In the Wimbledon semifinals, Serena cruised to a 6-2, 6-4 victory with a chance for a sixth Wimbledon title....
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Keith Olbermann will be leaving ESPN once again, and it seems like this will be his last tenure there. The highly vocal and controversial figure had his own show on ESPN2 during his second stint with the network that began in 2013. ESPN decided not...
Josh Hamburger
1 month ago
Deshaun Watson
Injuries are a big part of any college football season. Whether it’s a starting quarterback, a No. 2 receiver or a defensive lineman part of a deep rotation, injuries will always have an impact on a team. To help preview the season,...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago

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