The biggest challenge for a sports video game is to get better on a yearly basis. That is something that Madden NFL 15 has managed to do in a big way. Switching platforms to the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 was probably difficult enough,...Show More Summary
Meet Jake "Steiny" Steinberg, the 20-year-old Jets marketer, publicist, reporter, blogger, agent, and superfan who had an Entourage character named after him. [SI.com] Read more...
This is both amazing and terribly sad. Football is back everyone, which means we get to see videos like this surface. Sure it's high school, and the defense has ZERO clue how to tackle -- but that doesn't make the run any less impressive. Try to count just how many people he beats. Show More Summary
For the time being, the Fernando Torres experiment at Chelsea is over. The polarizing 30-year-old striker, after two-and-a-half seasons of failing to live up to his status as one of the most expensive transfers in history, is on hisShow More Summary
The Buccaneers continue to do business faster than anyone, as they’ve made the majority of their cuts already. The latest is kicker Connor Barth, per the Tampa Bay Times. That leaves the kicking job to Patrick Murray, a second-year player from Fordham. The 28-year-old Barth had been with the Bucs since 2009, but they’re going…
Every week or so, Hulk Hogan believes that he needs to be the center of attention in the WWE Universe. At first, it was calling out Lesnar that Hogan decided was a good idea. Thinking out loud for the WWE fans, nobody wants to see that match actually happen. Hogan could be destroyed. Next, Stone
After bringing in 8 players this transfer window (9 including Divock Origi, who’s been loaned back to Lille), Liverpool are closed for incoming business. But boss Brendan Rodgers intimated at his press conference today that it’s likely there will be outgoing movements before the window closes at midnight on Monday. Rodgers explained that several players […]
Six cyclists preparing to start a race in Østlendingen, Norway, were hospitalized today after they all drank laundry detergent, believing it to be some kind of sports drink. They are all fine, so it's OK to laugh. Read more...
The Bears' veteran receiver has impressed coach Marc Trestman enough to have a role on the team. We break down the fantasy implications. Chicago Bears wide receiver Santonio Holmes will be sharing pass catching duties with teammate Josh Morgan going into Week 1. Show More Summary
The Clippers waived guard-forward Carlos Delfino and center Miroslav Raduljica three days after they were acquired.
One of the NFL’s most-fined players caught a break this week. Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, who has been fined repeatedly and suspended once for on-field misconduct, was not fined for his roughing the passer penalty last week against the Jaguars. Suh’s late hit on Jacksonville quarterback Chad Henne was fairly egregious, enough so that…
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I’m against the concept of espnW in general because I feel like it’s says, “it’s cool that you’re women, and you like sports, but here’s your own web site because ESPN.com is for boys only.” It’s the internet’s version of a 7th grade dance: boys on one side, girls on the other. If you go […]
The Jets aren’t going to cut cornerback Dee Milliner, but they aren’t sure whether they’ll have him in the lineup for the regular season opener either. Coach Rex Ryan said Friday, via Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, that “it’s still too early to tell” if Milliner will be recovered enough from his…
California’s oceans, waves and beaches are about to become a little cleaner thanks to the efforts of the state legislature this week! SB 270, a bill to ban single-use plastic shopping bags and put a fee on paper bags, has been approved by the California Assembly.
"Reign of Champions" took place on pay-per-view (PPV) earlier this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) from inside Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). ONE FC entertained Dubai this morning (Fri., Aug. 29, 2014) with...Show More Summary
The 24-year-old England U-21 goalkeeper leaves Reading after seven years with the Royals. Queens Park Rangers have announced the signing of goalkeeper Alex McCarthy from Championship side Reading. While the transfer fee was not discussed, it's reportedly somewhere in the vicinity of £4 to £6 million. Show More Summary
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EARTH CITY, Mo. -- The annual #NFLRank project got underway last week as a panel of 85 NFL analysts across ESPN's many platforms went through the process of ranking the Top 100 players in the league on each side of the ball. Though Thursday, three St. Show More Summary
It’s often claimed Premier clubs pay a premium for British players – a homegrown tax, if you will. But what does it look like when we actually compare fees for British players with those for their foreign counterparts? At first … Continue reading ? Clubs Silly To Continue Paying Over The Odds For British Players is a post from World Soccer Talk.