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Giants’ Corey Washington is having a Victor Cruz-like preseason

In Giants camp, they know a thing or two about undrafted rookie wide receivers becoming stars. Much in the same way Victor Cruz captured their imaginations with a stellar preseason in 2010, the Giants have another small-college standout who could make a difference for them. Corey Washington scored his fourth fourth-quarter touchdown Friday night, and three…

Dri Archer's Fantasy Outlook After Le'Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount Arrests

Opportunity is everything in fantasy football, and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Dri Archer has been given a chance to become a star this season. While the rookie out of Kent State has been listed third on the depth chart during the...Show More Summary

Foam Finger Allows Steelers Fans to Welcome Johnny Manziel to Pittsburgh

When Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns visit Pittsburgh in Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season, Steelers fans are going to be able to welcome the rookie quarterback in grand fashion, thanks to the star's actions. Cameras caught Manziel flipping off his opponent's sideline during Monday night's preseason game against the Washington Redskins. Show More Summary

Sammy Watkins missing practice with rib injury, fantasy status up in the air

The Bills' star rookie has a rib injury and the team isn't sure when he'll be back. We break down the fantasy implications. Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins is dealing with a rib injury and was held out of practice on Monday. Show More Summary

NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Ray Allen, Leandro Barbosa and More

The beginning of the NBA offseason is a hopeful time, and the news around the league is dominated by youth. Specifically, the rookies and young players that are tasked with becoming breakout stars in the league. Then, there is the free-agent...Show More Summary

How Soon Will Anthony Davis Be Ready to Contend for NBA MVP?

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis will be a contender for the NBA MVP in the next few years. The 2012 No. 1 overall pick has become a rising star early in his career. He followed up a promising rookie campaign (13.8 points,Show More Summary

STAR WARS: Our New Dawn

THE WHAT?: It’s a column on Star Wars news and rumors and therefore contains SPOILERS and SPECULATION. If you’re not into those things, well, you're rookie status is showing. THIS WEEK: The pieces have begun to come together and nowShow More Summary

Houston Texans vs. Atlanta Falcons: Texans Preseason Week 2 Game Preview

Every team in the NFL enters the preseason with questions that need to be answered. How will the rookies adjust to the pro style? How will new free agents help the roster? How will a star player coming off an injury look in his return...Show More Summary

Paula Garces, star of ‘The Maid’s Room,’ talks new role: Juggling work and baby

Paula Garces isn't a rookie at acting or motherhood. The "Harold & Kumar" co-star has been in the business since the early 1990s, and had her first child 20 years ago.

Benjamin is the star of Panthers camp

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- "Ke-EL-VIN! Ke-EL-VIN! Ke-EL-VIN!" Training camp was in the books late Tuesday morning, but fans lining the fence at the exit to the Wofford College practice fields couldn't get enough of Carolina Panthers rookie...Show More Summary

How Chicago Bulls Can Maximize Doug McDermott's Skill Set

Tom Thibodeau and the Chicago Bulls went out of their way to acquire college hoops star Doug McDermott, and they will aim to utilize the polished prospect immediately. As one of the most NBA-ready rookies you'll ever find, the 6'8" small...Show More Summary

STAR WARS: N.D.A. Snipers and Rebels Abound

THE WHAT?: It’s a column on Star Wars news and rumors and therefore contains SPOILERS and SPECULATION. If you’re not into those things, well, you're rookie status is showing. THIS WEEK: No one wants to tell anyone anything, then I get psyched about the New EU. Show More Summary

Saints plan to 'unleash' Brandin Cooks, making him potential fantasy star

Brandin Cooks has been lighting up training camp and the Saints have big plans for his rookie year. We break down the fantasy implications. New Orleans Saints wide receiver Brandin Cooks has been a shining star in training camp. The rookie has drawn nearly universal praise for his performances, the most recent coming from NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Show More Summary

Kevin Love Trade Means LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers Must Win Now

It's never happened before, but you can bet that if a team is trading two former No. 1 overall picks still on their rookie contracts in the same transaction, the goal is to get a star who can help the team win right away. That's exactly...Show More Summary

Tyrann Mathieu Injury: Updates on Cardinals Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

Tryann Mathieu was in the midst of having an excellent rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals last year when he tore his ACL and LCL in a December game against the St. Louis Rams. Now, the player is hoping to make his return to the...Show More Summary

2014 P-R-O Convention All Star: Houston Texans Cheerleader Caitlyn

I first saw our final honoree at last year’s P-R-O Convention and she made quite an impression.  She was a rookie, but she owned the floor and was anything but a wall flower.  To say she had a presence was an understatement and you could tell that she would stand out amongst a crowd of [...]

Roundup: Tanaka Takes Another Step Forward in His Rehabilitation

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Bats

The Yankees’ injured star rookie Masahiro Tanaka made 50 throws Tuesday, doubling his workout from a day earlier.

Predicting Driver Moves, Switches and Rookies 2015 F1 Grid Lineup

Formula One's 2014 driver market is, rather disappointingly, likely to be among the most subdued in recent history. The grid's major stars are all under contract and seemingly content to hold station until the new turbocharged era has...Show More Summary

The best of Reddit’s AMA with NBA rookies

3 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

  The summer of Joel Embiid reigns on. The 2014 NBA  rookie class took part in a Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) this past weekend and some of the best responses either came from Embiid, or involved the 7-foot Twitter star. Clippers guard C.J. Wilcox believes Embiid will be the first rookie on TNT’s “Shaqtin’ […]

Saints' rookie Cooks steals show again

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. -- The star of the New Orleans Saints' scrimmage on Saturday? The same guy who has been the star of their entire camp -- rookie receiver Brandin Cooks. Somehow, the dynamic playmaker keeps managing to top himself with each passing day. Show More Summary

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