Even if they've never read a word of Charles Dickens, promising prospects selected high in the NFL draft know their fair share about great expectations. From castoff quarterbacks looking for a revival with a new team, to oft-injuredShow More Summary
GB Liverpool v Sevilla: Europa League preview Watch a live stream of Liverpool v Sevilla in the Europa League final on May 18, 2016 – here. All eyes will be focused on Basel, Switzerland, tonight. Sevilla have reached their third consecutive Europa League final, having won the title for the past two seasons running. And they take […]
The name Jimmy Garoppolo, the New England Patriots' 2014 second-round pick, rang out last offseason. As Tom Brady's backup, the quarterback was slated to begin the 2015 regular season as the New England Patriots' starter, as the Deflategate...Show More Summary
It was a stunning two-way performance, one in which Brent Burns seemingly did something good in every square foot of the 200'x85' sheet of ice at Scottrade Center. Burns, as an appreciative coach would say, is a "200 foot player." If the St. Show More Summary
Liverpool arrive in Basel, Switzerland, for their 63rd and final game of the roller-coaster campaign of season 2015/16. Wednesday's UEFA Europa League final against Spanish side Sevilla offers the opportunity not only for Jurgen Klopp...Show More Summary
Since bursting onto the scene in 2013, everybody's been champing at the bit to get a piece of the Conor McGregor pie. World-class boxers included. And Stephen Thompson is no different, as he recently told Submission Radio he'd love to...Show More Summary
Artwork by Grimoire The Romans had a name for extending your middle finger: digitus impudicus, or "the impudent finger." By the time they took the hand signal from the Greeks and added it into their nonverbal lexicon, it was already a symbol of derision and insult, probably for its resemblance to an erect penis. Show More Summary
Bellator MMA wants to keep undefeated bantamweight Darrion Caldwell around for a while longer and has just announced the signing of a contract extension. Bellator 154 "Davis vs. King Mo" took place back on May 14, 2016 at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif. Show More Summary
ESPN kicked off its annual upfront presentation for advertisers Tuesday morning with a live, original performance from two of the stars of the Broadway hit musical Hamilton. This was a hokey way for ESPN to glom onto something popular...Show More Summary
335 Skateshop has a rad welcome video for Aussie upstart, Jack Paterson. The bike tow in made me laugh.
Damn, I guess Mark Jackson was right. Rude-ass Steph Curry has taught the teens of America that it’s cool to turn your back an a three and celebrate before the shot even goes in, and the teens are being punished for it: Read more...
The ESPN-Fox pipeline has been flowing pretty consistently throughout the last year. Of course, much of the attention has been on bloviators like Skip Bayless, Colin Cowherd, and Jason Whitlock. However, outside of the spiral into Embrace Debate 2.0, Fox has also made some pretty solid hires on the analyst front. Show More Summary
A great story has a great ending. Want Backheel Breakfast in your inbox? Sign up for the email version here. A big chunk of Leicester took Monday off to attend a big parade, party and concert celebrating the Premier League champions....Show More Summary
Many will say interleague play in Major League Baseball has lost its luster, but it still has at least one gift to give every year. It's an annual showdown of epic proportions, and the time has come for it to be renewed in 2016: Clayton Kershaw vs. Show More Summary
What do Game of Thrones' Jon Snow and a guy who tells you he has a handle on the 2016 MLB season have in common? They both know nothing. Yes, we've reached the one-quarter mark of the 162-game grind. But predicting the future is still folly. Hot streaks, cold spells, injuries and trades will inevitably upend the balance of power. Show More Summary
On Tuesday night, Darren Rovell of ESPN.com reported the Zuffa ownership group is in advanced talks to sell the UFC, hiring investment bank Goldman Sachs to represent it in discussions with at least four groups that have bid on an acquisition...Show More Summary
Cris "Cyborg" Justino made her long-awaited debut in the UFC on Saturday at UFC 198 and left no doubt as to whether she belonged. The Curitiba, Brazil, native flattened Leslie Smith in 81 seconds, and while Smith protested what she felt...Show More Summary
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC The long awaited heavyweight reign of Fabricio Werdum came crashing to an end before it even started at UFC 198. The man with the finest record in the heavyweight division slumped face first into the mat...Show More Summary
According to several people, Russell Wilson’s Wisconsin commencement speech was mostly false.
Brakes are important, no doubt, unless you are racing speedway. Trials, Supercross, motocross, enduro riders and many other disciplines of motorcycle riders and racers count on precision braking, which is why you’ll see many bikes outfitted with Galfer’s performance brake components. Show More Summary