Saints’ Drew Brees pushes back on notion he’s in decline: ‘I feel good, borderline great’

Anyone who’s watched the New Orleans Saints through the first two weeks of the 2020 NFL season has probably noticed a drop-off in Drew Brees‘ play. While the quarterback’s numbers haven’t been bad, he’s seemingly struggled to get fully in rhythm. In fact, there’s a case to be made the Read more

XFL 2020: Why start-up league should feel confident about returning in 2021 despite coronavirus shutdown

Not even larger-than-life Vincent Kennedy McMahon could do anything about the spread of the coronavirus. Following massive cancellations and postponements across the sports world on Thursday due to COVID-19 fears, the XFL followed suit and canceled the remainder of its 2020 season.  Unlike other sports — NCAA college basketball, for example, canceled Read more

Barry Bonds says he’s received ‘death sentence’ from MLB: ‘I feel like a ghost’

Barry Bonds recently discussed his frayed relationship with Major League Baseball, telling The Athletic’s Andrew Baggarly that he feels like he received a “death sentence” from the league since he retired following the 2007 season. In a wide-ranging interview with The Athletic, baseball’s all-time home run leader explained his feelings Read more

Heat, 76ers having similar seasons that feel very different, and a first-round playoff series could be looming

The Miami Heat and Philadelphia 76ers are having similar seasons that feel very different. The Sixers feel like the disappointment. The Heat, though not quite as much lately, have been the proverbial pleasant surprise. But it’s all added up to basically the same thing. Entering play on Monday, Miami (38-22) Read more