NFL Week 5 early odds: Tom Brady puts improbable Thursday streak on the line, winless Falcons favored to win

If the Chicago Bears are going to win in Week 5, they’re going to have to do something they’ve never done: Beat Tom Brady. Right now though, the oddsmakers don’t seem to like the Bears’ chances of making that happen.  In the early odds for Week 5, the Bears have Read more

College football GA puts career on hold to work as nurse on coronavirus front lines in New York

Alex Charlton has become an extreme rarity. From halfway across the country, he intentionally got on a plane to New York last Friday, wading emotionally and physically into the coronavirus pandemic. “I’ll be honest with you,” the 29-year-old Midwestern State graduate assistant said. “One way or another, I’m probably going Read more

College basketball rankings: Landing its highest-ranked recruit in 10 years puts Rutgers in the Top 25 And 1

The biggest recruiting development from the weekend was connected to Rutgers, which, it should be noted, is a sentence I don’t believe I’ve ever before typed. Cliff Omoruyi committed to the Scarlet Knights on Sunday — picking Rutgers over offers from Auburn and Arizona State. The 6-foot-10 center is a Read more

2020 Florida Derby results: Tiz The Law puts on another impressive showing with win in front of empty stands

Arguably the most impressive 3-year-old in the country, Tiz The Law had another incredible showing with a nearly three-length victory at the Florida Derby in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The win was very likely a big step towards making the case that he should be the favorite for the Kentucky Derby. Read more

WATCH: Monmouth football coach puts daughter through ‘Quarantine Combine’ to pass self-isolation time

Among the more difficult tasks during this period of the coronavirus pandemic where some states are mostly shutting down is keeping children busy. While it might be easy to just throw a video game in front of a kid and hope it distracts them for enough hours before bed, some Read more

2020 Fantasy Baseball Mock Draft: 12-team Rotisserie puts an emphasis on stolen bases

They’re beginning to take shape now, those first couple rounds of a standard 5×5 Rotisserie draft. Little by little, we’re coming to a consensus over the best method of attack, the way that most accounts for the player pool’s scarcities. Ronald Acuna over Mike Trout. Francisco Lindor, Trea Turner and Read more

2020 Fantasy Baseball Draft Prep: 12-team Rotisserie mock draft puts an emphasis on stolen bases

They’re beginning to take shape now, those first couple rounds of a standard 5×5 Rotisserie draft. Little by little, we’re coming to a consensus over the best method of attack, the way that most accounts for the player pool’s scarcities. Ronald Acuna over Mike Trout. Francisco Lindor, Trea Turner and Read more

Blue Jackets’ Nathan Gerbe puts huge hit on Flyers’ Claude Giroux, immediately takes down Travis Sanheim

At 5 feet 4 inches, you’d almost be forgiven for underestimating the might of Blue Jackets center Nathan Gerbe. But in doing so, you’d also risk looking quite foolish after a pair of physical highlights he put together on Thursday within seconds of each other. The first was at the Read more

Zion Williamson puts on historic three-minute show in NBA debut, somehow exceeds extraordinary hype

In the most anticipated NBA debut since LeBron James first suited up for his hometown Cavaliers in 2003, Zion Williamson, after sitting out the first three months of the season with a torn meniscus, took the court for his first regular-season game with the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday. And Read more