1. Ranking the Best SEC Football Matchups of Week 5

    Conference slates are heating up as teams begin to settle into their regular routine of league opponents, and there are more than a few intriguing SEC football battles that will take place Saturday...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 20 days ago 1,164 reads 0 comments

  2. CenturyLink Field: Breaking Down the NFL's Most Intense Place to Play

    When the Seattle Seahawks play in front of their home fans at CenturyLink Field, they have a huge advantage over every team in the league. The Seahawks moved into their current home in 2002, and they are 87-35 since then...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 20 days ago 943 reads 0 comments

  3. 2018 NBA Draft: Every Projected Lottery Team's Way-Too-Early Top 5 Big Board

    NBA scouting departments will start the year with must-watch prospect targets. And for the most part, teams know what tier of the draft they'll be picking in...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 20 days ago 63,631 reads 0 comments

  4. Legit or Nah? Verdicts for College Football's Top Week 4 Performances

    If you like watching running backs shred defensive front sevens, Week 4 of the 2017 college football season was the week for you...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 20 days ago 14,907 reads 0 comments

  5. Pull the Plug: One Player Every NFL Team Should Bench

    The NFL is considered the ultimate meritocracy. This is the league's great lie. Individuals often maintain significant roles without the requisite performance to warrant such a position...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 20 days ago 330,327 reads 0 comments

  6. Ranking the Top 10 NBA Shooting Guards Entering 2017-18 Season

    Sorting through the NBA 's best backcourt partners proves uniquely challenging since the lines between 2s, 3s and 4s have become increasingly blurred...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 20 days ago 150,428 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL Power Rankings 2017: AFC, NFC Records, Division Standings and Week 4 Outlook

    It's almost impossible for Week 4 matchups to top the thrilling finishes from Week 3. However, we may see two teams mark their first tally in the win column. The NFL will export another matchup to Wembley Stadium in London...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 20 days ago 3,296 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Football Week 4: Matt Camp's Fantasy Big Board

    Last week looked like it might be a nightmare with such a long injury list full of superstars. For the most part, it turned out better than expected, although that all depends on how ...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 20 days ago 123,186 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL1000: The Most Underrated Stars in the NFL

    There are many ways to discuss which players are the NFL 's most underrated at any given time. There are late-round and undrafted rookies who show up every season to beat their projections...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 20 days ago 152,245 reads 0 comments

  10. Chris Simms' NFL All-Week 3 Team

    By this point in the NFL season, the truly great players begin to separate themselves. Not only are they in the rhythm of the regular season and finally in game shape, they—like ...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 20 days ago 34,825 reads 0 comments

  11. Picking Liverpool's Quickest and Strongest XI According to FIFA 18 Ratings

    Brilliant in attack but too often brittle defensively, Liverpool are fun to watch —as long as you're not a supporter of the club. For their fans, however, watching the Reds this season has developed into a traumatic experience...

    Rob Lancaster Written by Rob Lancaster about 20 days ago 3,046 reads 0 comments

  12. Projecting the Most Dominant NBA Starting 5s in 5 Years

    Five years is a long time. Heading into the NBA 's 2022-23 campaign, we'll probably be excited to watch a few players who aren't even on the radar yet...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 20 days ago 128,582 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL1000: Doug Farrar's Week 4 QB Rankings

    Week 3 of the 2017 NFL season started out with atypical quarterback performances; a Thursday night shootout between Jared Goff and Brian Hoyer wasn't expected, nor was a Sunday morning ...

    Doug Farrar Written by Doug Farrar about 20 days ago 99,525 reads 0 comments

  14. Ranking College Football's Best Freshmen in 2017

    The 2017 college football season is nearly a month old, and most FBS teams have played at least one-fourth of their scheduled games...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 21 days ago 52,808 reads 0 comments

  15. What Are the Comfort Levels for Fantasy Studs Heading into Week 4?

    Week 3 of the NFL season was perhaps one of the stranger weeks we've seen in a while. Not only did 12 underdogs cover their respective spreads, but eight outright. Because of that, there were some surprising fantasy performances...

    Richard Janvrin Written by Richard Janvrin about 21 days ago 134 reads 0 comments

  16. One-Hit Wonder Potential of Each 2017 MLB Breakout Star

    How much stock should you put in a breakout season? It's a question fantasy baseball owners ask themselves each spring and it's one we're going to try our best to answer here in the waning days of the 2017 MLB season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 21 days ago 43,465 reads 0 comments

  17. 5 Realistic Goals Los Angeles Lakers Should Set for 2017-18

    This isn't season one of the Los Angeles Lakers rebuild, but the freshness feels that way. There's a new Hollywood star at the center of a revamped roster, plus an overhauled front office responsible for the personnel changes...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 21 days ago 10,485 reads 0 comments

  18. Not Buying It: 5 Overhyped Teams Entering 2017-18 Season

    Fourteen NBA teams are going to miss the playoffs and 29 will fall short of a championship. Just a friendly reminder that even in these days of irrational exuberance just before ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 21 days ago 34,953 reads 0 comments

  19. Golden State Warriors' Blueprint to a Championship Repeat

    The Golden State Warriors ' blueprint for capturing the 2018 NBA world title seems simple enough. Let Stephen Curry do his best impression of a video-game glitch. Have Kevin Durant remind everyone of his impossible combination of size and skill..

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 21 days ago 4,712 reads 0 comments

  20. Metrics 101: Greatest Power Forward Seasons in Modern NBA History

    Power forwards today play a different game than their predecessors. Dating back to 1973-74, which serves as our cutoff for the modern era because that was the advent of expanded ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 21 days ago 45,190 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Power Rankings Week 4: Review and Reaction to 2017 League Standings

    After a competitive Week 3 with some upsets, we'll conclude with fresh power rankings for Week 4. Two undefeated teams take the top slots, but how did surprising outcomes affect the other 30 squads...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 21 days ago 10,047 reads 0 comments

  22. College Basketball Players Poised for Bounce-Back Years in 2017-18

    Few college basketball players disappointed as much last season as Duke's Grayson Allen , but the Blue Devils will be the undisputed favorites to win the national championship if he's able to bounce back to his sophomore-year form...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 21 days ago 8,216 reads 0 comments

  23. Winners and Losers of Washington Redskins' Week 3 Performance

    Kirk Cousins needed two weeks of middling football before finally getting his groove back for the 2017 NFL season...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 21 days ago 2,785 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Football Week 4: Matt Camp's Week 4 BS Meter

    If you’ve already been working the waiver wire and making trades to improve your roster regardless of your record or standing in your league, that makes you a smart, proactive fantasy owner...

    Matt Camp Written by Matt Camp about 21 days ago 80,697 reads 0 comments

  25. European Club Rankings After September 22-25 Matches

    Double gameweeks on the continent plus midweek English cup action creates so much football to digest. You'd be forgiven if you missed a few things, with so much going on. That's why we're here to wrap it all up for you...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 21 days ago 26,031 reads 0 comments