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This Day in Sports History: August 12

By Aaron Tallent, 1 month 2 weeks ago
The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.   With that in mind, August 12 is a day in which auto racing's most...

MLB's 10 Oldest Ballparks

By Aaron Tallent, 2 months 3 days ago
No other sport arguably has as rich a history as Major League Baseball. One reason is because of its 120-plus years of national popularity. Another comes from the ballparks, some of which are so old that they are in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. With that in mind, here are MLB's 10 oldest ballparks.   NOTE: While Tropicana Field opened in 1990, it did not house the...

New England Patriots: 5 Most Memorable Players Who Didn't Pan Out

By Aaron Tallent, 2 months 4 weeks ago
The New England Patriots' signing of Cam Newton has football fans wondering what fireworks the 2020 NFL season will produce. Given how Belichick reignited the careers of Randy Moss and countless others, one can only imagine what he will do with one of the greatest dual-threat quarterbacks in NFL history.   However, many good players have signed with the Patriots for a hot minute or...

New England Patriots: 5 Players Who Found New Life With the Team

By Aaron Tallent, 2 months 4 weeks ago
Cam Newton's signing with the New England Patriots is one of the most exciting quarterback moves in an offseason full of such transactions. One can only begin to imagine what Bill Belichick will do with one of the best dual-threat quarterbacks in NFL history who led the Carolina Panthers to a 15-1 record and a Super Bowl appearance in 2015.   There are concerns, as Newton has...

Fantasy Football Team Names for Every NFL Team

By Athlon Sports, 3 months 1 week ago
Finding a great fantasy football team name in 2020 can be a chore. That's why it's best to leave it to the experts. We rounded up a list of the best and even slightly vulgar fantasy football team names and have them linked below alphabetically by NFL team. So if you're a fan of the Cowboys or really hate the Patriots, or if you just want to tell your league that you drafted Julio...

Las Vegas Raiders Fantasy Football Team Names (2020)

By Athlon Sports, 3 months 1 week ago
What are the best fantasy football team names for Las Vegas Raiders fans in 2020? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Las Vegas Raiders — we've got it right here.   The best fantasy football team names are often created by looking at the team's top players...

25 Greatest Tight Ends in NFL History

By J.P. Scott, 5 months 1 week ago
It could be argued that no position has changed more in the NFL's history than the tight end. Once primarily a sixth offensive lineman who would catch the occasional pass, tight ends have become key cogs on offense.   Some tight ends are so critical to a team's passing attack in the current NFL that entire packages are designed to fit their individual skill sets. The extra...

5 Most Memorable NFL Divisional Playoff Games of All Time

By Aaron Tallent, 8 months 3 weeks ago
Wild Card Weekend is over, and eight teams remain in the NFL's Divisional Round. So many great moments have happened in this round over the decades that many of the games where they took place have names.   So before we delve into this list, I wanted to give an honorable mention shout-out to the "Sea of Hands," "Ghost to the Post," "Fog Bowl," and "...

Oakland Raiders vs. Denver Broncos Prediction and Preview

By Antwan Staley, 9 months 6 days ago
As crazy as it sounds, the Oakland Raiders still have an opportunity to reach the postseason. But first, it all starts with defeating their archrival, the Denver Broncos.   If the Raiders (7-8) can win on Sunday, they will still need a lot of help. First, they need both the Tennessee Titans and the Pittsburgh Steelers to lose. Finally, they need the Indianapolis Colts to beat the...

Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Oakland Raiders Prediction and Preview

By Antwan Staley, 9 months 2 weeks ago
Just as little as three weeks ago, it appeared not only that Week 15's game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Oakland Raiders would have a lot of meaning in terms of playoff standings, but there was also a chance the Raiders could potentially host a wild-card game. But Oakland's dreams of winning the AFC West came to an end last weekend when the Chiefs claimed the division for the...