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Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 22:55:10 EST
Despite Justin Verlander's two-hitter Wednesday night, the Astros fell 2-1 to the Tigers, who closed as a +435 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook, making their win the largest upset in an MLB game in the past 15 seasons.
Cardinals release ex-Bears 1st-round WR White
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:22:53 EST
Former Bears first-rounder Kevin White was released by the Cardinals on Wednesday. He signed a one-year contract with Arizona in March.
Jets' Bell: 'Need' teammates to hit me in practice
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:41:30 EST
Jets running back Le'Veon Bell, who is being held out of preseason games as a precaution, wants to get his body acclimated to contact before Week 1 and is asking his teammates to tackle him in practice.
Pac-12 decides against 9 a.m. kickoffs this year
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:29:12 EST
After preliminary discussions about potential 9 a.m. PT kickoffs, the Pac-12 has decided not to move forward with the plan this season but could revisit the idea in the future.
Nagy defends Bears' kicker search amid backlash
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 15:17:58 EST
Bears coach Matt Nagy defended how his team has conducted its search for a kicker after several of those who auditioned for the team criticized the process to Sports Illustrated.
XFL reveals names, logos for its eight teams
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:55:59 EST
The names, along with logos, of the XFL's eight teams were revealed Wednesday: the Dallas Renegades, Houston Roughnecks, Los Angeles Wildcats, New York Guardians, St. Louis BattleHawks, Seattle Dragons, Tampa Bay Vipers and Washington Defenders.
100 years of greatness: The best players ever in NFL history
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:02:19 EST
It's an all-star team 100 years in the making. The history of the NFL is full of stars, but how do you build a starting lineup of the best of the best?
NBA preseason predictions: Our experts' picks for 2019-20
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:43:10 EST
We polled the experts on the ESPN Forecast panel for their predictions heading into the 2019-20 NBA season.
Debating the most overrated and underrated teams
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:43:03 EST
What are the most surprising win totals and standings in the NBA summer forecast?
Matthew Berry's top 200 fantasy football PPR rankings
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:28:22 EST
If you're searching for detailed 2019 fantasy football rankings, we've got you covered. Check back throughout the summer for updates.
Fantasy football: Deep sleepers for 2019
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:47:29 EST
Every season, some players who go undrafted in fantasy leagues make big impacts. Here's a look at the ones who could fit that description in 2019.
'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:28:14 EST
Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words.
His bat handle says what?! 10 of the most hilarious and unforgettable baseball cards
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:29:02 EST
The infamous Billy Ripken error. A very serious cellphone call. A giant sombrero ... and more.
Why Mason Fine is the best QB you don't know
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:07:12 EST
Too short? Don't tell that to North Texas' 5-11 star, who is back and looking for a breakout season.
Pop's plans, scrimmage woes and more big takeaways
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:24:32 EST
Which star has been most impressive in camp? Should Pop be worried about this roster? Check out the biggest talking points ahead of Team USA's World Cup journey.
Advice for rookie NFL head coaches, and what all six have to prove
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:23:32 EST
Here's what the new coaches of the Packers, Bengals, Browns, Broncos, Dolphins and Cardinals have to do to make successful transitions.
Next on the tee: The top 25 golfers under age 25
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:27:19 EST
The big names -- Tiger, Phil, Brooks and Jordan -- move the golf needle. But there is a new wave coming, and the sport seems to be in capable hands.
Body by ... Phil? Mickelson's physical transformation continues
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:25:10 EST
Phil Mickelson likes to talk about his calves. The world got a look at the rest of his body thanks to a beach day his sister shared with the world on social media.
Is the new FedEx Cup scoring format good, bad or just different?
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:25:46 EST
The FedEx Cup ends with the Tour Championship, a staggered scoring start and one winner. The change has received a lot of attention. Now we'll find out if it was all worth it.
Eyes on the $15 million mega-prize: Tour Championship field, standings, faves, odds
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:25:32 EST
Only 30 players are left in the FedEx Cup playoffs. Where do they stand in the new scoring system?