Thursday, October 27, 2011

NFL Weekend Preview

NFL Preview: Cleveland at San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers have won their last four straight games and hope to continue this week as they host the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. The 49ers won’t play down to the level of the Browns, who … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Cincinnati at Seattle

The Cincinnati Bengals look to keep their winning streak alive as they prepare to take on the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. It’s easy to write off the Seahawks in this one based on their performance … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: New England at Pittsburgh

The New England Patriots will travel to Heinz Field to square off against Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. This is a perennial battle for one of the top seeds in the AFC, and … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Detroit at Denver

Tim Tebow basks in the glory of his home crowd, while Ndamukong Suh, after being called dirty by the Falcons last week, leads a scary pass rush against him. The Lions can't afford to lose three in a … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Washington at Buffalo

The Redskins face a mobile quarterback who can spread them out for a second straight week, after getting gashed by Cam Newton last Sunday. They're also allowing nearly five yards per carry in the last … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Indianapolis at Tennessee

Last week the Titans had a tough loss against the Texans. The Colts got blown out 62-7 against the Saints. Neither of these teams is very good, but someone has to win this game. Chris Johnson is going … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: New Orleans at St. Louis

The New Orleans Saints look to continue their impressive season as they get ready to take on another winless team in the form of the St. Louis Rams at Edward Jones Dome on Sunday. The Saints finally … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Miami at NY Giants

The Dolphins are still looking for their first win as they prepare to take on the NY football Giants at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. Good luck with that.  The Dolphins have the ability to lose from … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Jacksonville at Houston

Can the Jaguars climb into the AFC South race? After a big victory over the Baltimore Ravens last week, the Jacksonville Jaguars look to repeat the feat this week as they take on the Houston Texans on … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Minnesota at Carolina

Jared Allen, on a record sack pace, takes on Cam Newton, who looks unsackable at times. This is yet another matchup of 2011 rookie quarterbacks, with Christian Ponder making his first road start … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Arizona at Baltimore

After a tough loss over the Jaguars last week, Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens look to bounce back as they prepare to host the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday. It’s a tough week for the Cardinals as … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Dallas at Philadelphia

This Sunday night, the Dallas Cowboys will take on the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. Philly has been horrible against the run but you still have to be realistic with expectations for … [Read More...]

NFL PREVIEW: Chargers vs. Chiefs

The Chiefs' division title run in 2010 got under way in Week 1 with a "Monday Night Football" win at home against the Chargers. A week after picking off six passes, with two pick sixes, the … [Read More...]

Sunday, October 23, 2011

NFL Sunday Recap

Brees almost perfect as Saints destroy Colts 62-7

Drew Brees completed 31 of 35 passes for 325 yards and five touchdowns, and the New Orleans Saints set a franchise record for points and victory margin in a 62-7 demolition of the hapless Indianapolis … [Read More...]


Rodgers’ three TD passes help Packers top Vikings 33-27

Aaron Rodgers kept Green Bay unbeaten with three touchdowns and 335 yards passing, holding off plucky rookie Christian Ponder and the Minnesota Vikings in the rookie's first start for a 33-27 victory … [Read More...]


DeMarco Murray sets Cowboys rushing record in 34-7 victory over Rams

DeMarco Murray ran for a franchise-record 253 yards, including a 91-yard touchdown that's the second-longest in franchise history, to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a 34-7 victory over the ailing St. … [Read More...]


Chiefs collect 6 INTs in 28-0 shutout win over Raiders

Kendrick Lewis and Brandon Flowers returned interceptions for touchdowns, and the Kansas City Chiefs took advantage of rusty quarterback play from Kyle Boller and Carson Palmer to beat the Oakland … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Flowers picks off Palmer


Steelers down Cardinals in Arizona 32-20

Ben Roethlisberger threw 95 yards to Mike Wallace for the longest pass play in franchise history, and the Pittsburgh Steelers went on to hand the Arizona Cardinals their fifth consecutive loss, 32-20 … [Read More...]

NFL Highlight: Roethlisberger to Wallace 95-Yard TD


Texans rout Titans 41-7, retake AFC South lead

Arian Foster ran for 115 yards and two touchdowns and added 119 more receiving with a 78-yard score as the Houston Texans routed the Tennessee Titans 41-7 on Sunday to take back the AFC South lead. … [Read More...]

NFL Highlight: Arian Foster’s 78-Yard TD Grab


Bears defeat Buccaneers 24-18 in London

Matt Forte ran for 145 yards and one touchdown, and the Chicago Bears held on to beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-18 on Sunday in the fifth annual NFL regular-season game at Wembley Stadium. Jay … [Read More...]


Jets come storming back to defeat Chargers 27-21

Plaxico Burress caught three touchdown passes, including the go-ahead score that was set up by a Darrelle Revis interception, and the New York Jets stormed back in the second half and held on to … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Chargers vs. Jets


Tebow sparks Broncos’ 18-15 miracle OT win over Dolphins

When it went to overtime, it was already apparent that the Dolphins were done as Miami fans had to be wondering just exactly what hit them when Tim Tebow and the Broncos completed their amazing last … [Read More...]

Tim Tebow: Keep Fighting And Good Things Will Happen
NFL Highlight: Tim Tebow’s 2 point conversion


Falcons defeat Lions 23-16, Stafford injured

Matt Ryan ran and threw for touchdowns to give the Atlanta Falcons a double-digit, first-half lead, and they held on to beat the Detroit Lions 23-16 on Sunday. On Detroit's final drive, a …[Read More...]


Browns beat Seahawks 6-3 as millions of fans fall asleep

Phil Dawson converted two field goals over 50 yards and had two others blocked, but he gave the Cleveland Browns a dull 6-3 win Sunday over the sloppy Seattle Seahawks. Seattle came in missing … [Read More...]


Panthers end losing streak with 33-20 victory over Redskins

Cam Newton had just finished an onfield TV interview and shaken hands with Redskins players when he decided to make a quick stop on the way to the locker room. He jogged over to the end zone and gave … [Read More...]

Friday, October 21, 2011

NFL Weekend Previews

NFL Preview: Baltimore Ravens (4-1) at Jacksonville Jaguars (1-5)

The Jaguars get a home game on Monday Night. If Jacksonville's defense can feed off the prime-time atmosphere and keep this a low-scoring game, the Jaguars can be competitive in a field-position … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Indianapolis Colts (0-6) at New Orleans Saints (4-2)

This looked like a fantastic Sunday night football game when it was put on the schedule… now, not so much. The Saints have a minus seven turnover margin and don’t want to let the Colts feel like … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Pittsburgh Steelers (4-2) at Arizona Cardinals (1-4)

The Steelers and Cardinals looks like a mismatch at first glance. Until you realize what the Steelers wins are built on a foundation of straw. Good defense combined with playing poor teams have the … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: St. Louis Rams (0-5) at Dallas Cowboys (2-3)

The Rams head south in search of their first victory with newly acquired WR Brandon Lloyd expected to stretch the field so that Steven Jackson will have somewhere to run. With the Cowboys defense … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Kansas City Chiefs (2-3) at Oakland Raiders (4-2)

This Sunday we get to find out if practice, preseason, or knowing your offense and teammates mean anything as the Raiders throw Carson Palmer on the field against the Chiefs in a division game after … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Green Bay Packers (6-0) at Minnesota Vikings (1-5)

The Packers look to remain undefeated as they travel to Mall of America Field to square off against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The Vikings have one hope and that rests squarely on the shoulders … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: San Diego Chargers (4-1) at New York Jets (3-3)

The Chargers should get Antonio Gates back this week just in time for a tough matchup against the Jets. If Gates doesn’t play the Jets will get after Philip Rivers and try to rattle him which has … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Seattle Seahawks (2-3) at Cleveland Browns (2-3)

With Peyton Hillis still not expected to play, look for a lot of no huddle with Colt McCoy doing the honors for the Browns and with the Seahawks running it a lot as well this could be a fun game to … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Denver Broncos (1-4) at Miami Dolphins (0-5)

Tim Tebow could not pick a better place to get his first start. The Dolphins struggle to tackle and although Tebow isn't a strong downfield passer, his mobility presents problems for a poor tackling … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Houston Texans (3-3) at Tennessee Titans (3-2)

Take away one great player on offense (Andre Johnson) and one n defense (Mario Williams) and the Texans are mediocre at best. They are left with teams just smothering Arian Foster and daring Matt … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Washington Redskins (3-2) at Carolina Panthers (1-5)

Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers look to snap their losing streak as they prepare to host the suddenly completely new look Washington Redskins at Bank of America Stadium. Everyone is talking … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Atlanta Falcons (3-3) at Detroit Lions (5-1)

Falcons RB Michael Turner rushed for 220 yards the last time he faced the Lions and the Detroit defense was ripped by the San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears for 325 total rushing yards and 6.0 … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Chicago Bears (3-3) vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-2)

After a big win over the New Orleans Saints last week, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will take on the Chicago Bears at Wembley Stadium in London. Wembley Stadium will be hosting an NFL regular-season … [Read More...]

Thursday Sports Roundup

College Football Week 8 preview

Could this week finally provide some upsets? LSU gets a contest finally as Auburn comes in at #19 Clint Moseley will be making his first start for Auburn and with him having something to prove while … [Read More...]

World Series Report, Game 2

Surprises abound, strategy questions now shift to the Cardinals and Albert Pujols' late gaffe highlight Game 2 … [Read More...]

Thursday NHL Scores and Highlights

A busy day in the NHL, here’s a quick breakdown of all the action and highlights from every game. Toronto Maple Leafs 2, Boston Bruins 6 Jonas Gustavsson got roughed up in his season debut as the … [Read More...]

rangers win gam 2

Rangers come back in bottom of the 9th to take game two 2-1 and head back to Texas tied.

The Rangers were reliving a bad dream after Cards pinch-hitter Allen Craig once again delivered a go-ahead hit off Alexi Ogando. But Ian Kinsler and Elvis Andrus, both stellar on defense, ignited a … [Read More...]

Tebow’s reign begins in familiar place

Broncos QB Tim Tebow will make his first start of the season on the road in Miami, where he could get more support than normal. … [Read More...]

Ring Life – Juan Manuel Marquez

Ring Life takes an intimate look inside the life of Juan Manuel Marquez. 24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez premieres Sat., Oct., 22 only on HBO. It all leads up to their live pay-per-view fight on Sat., Nov. 12 … [Read More...]

Bad day for the NBA, fans, owners, and players.

The NBA Players and Owners ended talks after a third consecutive day and things look bleak.  Three days and 30 hours' worth of talks ended on a nasty note Thursday in NBA labor negotiations. And … [Read More...]

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Wednesday Sports Roundup



Allen Craig’s pinch-hit, go-ahead RBI and the Cardinal’s bullpen lead St. Louis to a 3-2 Game 1 victory over the Rangers.

In an expected pitchers' duel, Allen Craig, who had the first go-ahead pinch-hit RBI in a World Series since 1996, helped ace Chris Carpenter and the Cardinals take Game 1 of the Fall Classic against … [Read More...]

AP Source: LSU suspends Mathieu, Simon, Ware

LSU coach Les Miles declined to confirm any punishment for members of his No. 1 Tigers after Wednesday's practice. A source said LSU suspended Tyrann Mathieu, Tharold Simon and Spencer Ware for … [Read More...]

Ring Life – Manny Pacquiao

Ring Life takes an intimate look inside the life of Manny Pacquiao. 24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez premieres Sat., Oct., 22 only on HBO. It all leads up to their live pay-per-view fight on Sat., Nov. 12 … [Read More...]

NASCAR Preview Show: Talladega

Jimmie Johnson and Marty Snider predict how the rule changes will affect Sunday's race and we ponder if there will be "team orders" as the race nears the finish. … [Read More...]

Don’t expect much from Carson Palmer Sunday

Eddie George says don't expect Carson Palmer to be stellar if he plays against the Chiefs on Sunday. … [Read More...]

Maple Leafs defeat Jets 4-3 in shootout

The Leafs rallied from a 2-goal deficit in the 3rd period before winning in a shootout … [Read More...]

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Sunday Sports Roundup

On a day where the Cardinals and a slew of NFL teams were celebrating, in Las Vegas things were  much more somber as IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon died Sunday from injuries after his car went sailing through the air during a massive 15-car wreck early in the Las Vegas Indy 300. Wheldon was 33. Drivers were told of Wheldon's death in a meeting about two hours after the fiery, smoky crash that many competitors said was the worst they had ever seen.

Dan Wheldon killed at Las Vegas IndyCar Championship

We are sad to report that the crash that took out 15 cars and ended the championship after 12 laps has killed Dan Wheldon.… [Read More...]

Making sense of it all

Robin Miller talks about the tragic accident involving IndyCar driver Dan Wheldon and more. Miller: Making sense of it all … [Read More...]

More Video from IndyCar crash in Las Vegas

There is more video emerging from the crash that killed Dan Wheldon at the championship in Las Vegas. Some of this video is quite disturbing so be forewarned. … [Read More...]

St. Louis wins NL pennant with an easy 12-6 victory over the Brewers in Game 6

David Freese hit one of three St. Louis homers, and the Cardinals scored in four of the first five innings on their way to topping Milwaukee to win the franchise's 18th NL pennant and secure a World … [Read More...]

Cardinals NLCS Victory Celebration

Jason Motte closes out the 9th to clinch the Cardinals 12-6 win over the Brewers in Game 6 and a trip to the World Series to face the Rangers. … [Read More...]

Ducks 4, St. Louis Blues 2

Francois Beauchemin, Corey Perry and Bobby Ryan scored during a 4:23 span of the third period, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Sunday night. Game Highlight Video: … [Read More...]

NHL Plays of the Week

Check out all the best of the NHL in the Plays of the Week … [Read More...]

Sports In Depth: Bernard Hopkins

Graham Bensinger sits down with boxer Bernard Hopkins. The oldest boxer to ever win a title shares his strict diet and health regiment. Hopkins also details his crime-filled life growing up, his … [Read More...]

NASCAR Race Rewind: Charlotte

Watch as two Chase contenders battle for the victory while other championship hopes take hard hits. … [Read More...]

NFL Sunday Action

Bears rout Vikings 39-10 on Sunday Night Football

Between the long touchdown catch and an even bigger kickoff return, this was shaping up as a special night for Devin Hester. Then, a chest injury cast a big cloud over it. Hester set the tone with a … [Read More...]

Patriots win a thriller over Cowboys 20-16

Tom Brady threw an eight-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Hernandez with 22 seconds left and the New England Patriots rallied to beat the Dallas Cowboys 20-16 on Sunday. Dan Bailey's 26-yard field goal … [Read More...]

Buccaneers outlast Saints 26-20 to move into first place tie

Josh Freeman threw for 303 yards and two touchdowns, Earnest Graham rushed for 109 yards in place of injured starter LeGarrette Blount, and Tampa Bay outlasted New Orleans 26-20 Sunday. The win … [Read More...]

Raiders beat Browns 24-17 on day dedicated to Al Davis, but lose QB Jason Campbell for the season

Jacoby Ford returned a kickoff 101 yards, and Kevin Boss caught a 35-yard touchdown pass on a fake field goal to lead the Oakland Raiders to a 24-17 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday in the … [Read More...]

Raiders QB Jason Campbell Out for Season

Jay Glazer reports that Jason Campbell is out for the season as well as Sean Payton and moreGlazer's Edge: Campbell Out for Season … [Read More...]

Ravens down Texans 29-14 for third straight win

Joe Flacco threw for 305 yards and ran for a score, Billy Cundiff kicked five field goals, and the Baltimore Ravens pulled away to a 29-14 victory over the short-handed Houston Texans on Sunday. The … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Ray Rice 27 Yard Run

This Ray Rice 27 Yard run late in the 4th quarter led to a Ricky Williams four yard touchdown that sealed the victory for the Ravens … [Read More...]

Lions no longer unbeaten as 49ers rally for 25-19 win.

Alex Smith's fourth-down, 6-yard pass to Delanie Walker gave San Francisco the go-ahead touchdown with 1:51 left, lifting the 49ers to a 25-19 win over the previously unbeaten Detroit Lions. The play … [Read More...]

Packers move o 6-0 with 24-3 drubbing of Rams

Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdown passes, including a career-long 93-yarder to Jordy Nelson, and the Packers remained unbeaten with a 24-3 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Rodgers threw … [Read More...]

Turner burns Panthers, leads Falcons to 31-17 victory

Michael Turner ran for 139 yards and two touchdowns, Matt Ryan scored the tie-breaking TD with 7 minutes remaining, and Corey Peters came up with a huge interception, helping the Falcons seal a 31-17 … [Read More...]

Eagles woes come to an end as they end 4-game skid, beat Redskins 20-13

The sign behind one end zone read: “HEY DREAM TEAM REID THIS: 1-5.” Michael Vick wasn’t far from that sign when he chased yet another Philadelphia Eagles blunder, an errant snap that rolled to a … [Read More...]

Bengals hold on 27-17 to deny Colts their first win of the season

Nate Clements blocked a late field-goal try that would have tied the score, and Carlos Dunlap returned a fumble 35 yards for the clinching touchdown Sunday, helping the Cincinnati Bengals hold on for … [Read More...]

NFL Highlight: Mendenhall and Wallace Touchdowns

Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall had an eight yard touchdown run, and Mike Wallace hauled in a 28 yard touchdown pass, to help the Steelers beat the Jaguars 17-13. … [Read More...]

Steelers barely hold off Jaguars for a 17-13 victory.

Rashard Mendenhall ran for a season-high 146 yards and one touchdown, and the Steelers narrowly avoided a second-half collapse in a 17-13 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Ben … [Read More...]

Bradshaw has 3 TD’s to lead Giants to 27-24 victory over Bills

Ahmad Bradshaw ran for 104 yards and a career-best three touchdowns and Lawrence Tynes kicked a go-ahead, 23-yard field goal with 1:32 remaining to give the New York Giants a 27-24 victory over the … [Read More...]

Friday, October 14, 2011

Thursday Sports Roundup

ALCS Game 6 preview

Jon Paul Morosi previews Game 6 of the ALCS matchup between Detroit and Texas.Morosi: ALCS Game 6 preview … [Read More...]

Sidney Crosby Cleared for Contact

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby talks to the media after being cleared for contact … [Read More...]

Thursday NHL Scores and Highlights

LA Kings 1, NJ Devils 2 (Shootout) The Devils won their second straight game but lost Martin Brodeur in the second period. Tampa Bay Lightning 1, NY Islanders 5 John Tavares scored two goals and … [Read More...]

PGA TOUR Today: October 14, 2011

Amanda Balionis previews Round 2 of The McGladrey Classic, where Webb Simpson and Zack Miller share the lead at 7-under par. … [Read More...]

Is Kobe Headed Overseas?

With the first two weeks of the NBA season gone, will Kobe Bryant and other stars play elsewhere? … [Read More...]

MLB Highlights: Cabrera doubles off third to reclaim lead

In game 5, Cabrera doubles off third to reclaim lead for the Tigers and keep hope alive. … [Read More...]

Tigers big sixth inning forces game 6 as they defeat the Rangers 7-5

Justin Verlander was rewarded for his 133-pitch effort by a fortuitous bounce. A sixth-inning rally that culminated in the first natural cycle in playoff history was aided by a Miguel Cabrera roller … [Read More...]

Brewers slide past Cardinals 4-2 to draw even in NLCS

Jerry Hairston got the Brewers started with an RBI double, and he later scored with a great slide as part of a two-run fourth in support of Randy Wolf as Milwaukee evened the best-of-seven NLCS vs. … [Read More...]

NFL Weekend Preview

NFL Preview: Dallas Cowboys (2-2) at New England Patriots (4-1)

This Sunday, The Dallas Cowboys look will travel to Gillette Stadium to square off against the New England Patriots. Tommy Terrific and company will put up 400 total yards or more, no matter what … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: New Orleans Saints (4-1) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-2)

The New Orleans Saints look to continue their hot streak as they travel to Raymond James Stadium to battle the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday afternoon.  The Saints are good, and the Bucs are, … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Houston Texans (3-2) at Baltimore Ravens (3-1)

After coming off a bye week, the Baltimore Ravens will prepare to take on the Houston Texans on Sunday.  If Joe Flacco can keep his head, the Ravens are the real deal in the AFC North, and … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Cleveland Browns (2-2) at Oakland Raiders (3-2)

This week, Colt McCoy and the Cleveland Browns will take on Jason Campbell and the Oakland Raiders on Sunday afternoon. The Raiders took a big step last week in beating the Texans on the road and they … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Carolina Panthers (1-4) at Atlanta Falcons (2-3)

Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will square off against Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at the Georgia Dome. Who has the advantage in this matchup? Cam Newton has been amazing, no one … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Indianapolis Colts (0-5) at Cincinnati Bengals (3-2)

After another disappointing loss last week, the Indianapolis Colts look for their first win as they get ready to battle the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. Last week the Colts let the Chiefs come back … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars (1-4) at Pittsburgh Steelers (3-2)

The Pittsburgh Steelers will prepare to host the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday at Heinz Field. Who will come out on top? Last week everyone thought Chris Johnson was going to run all over a porous … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Buffalo Bills (4-1) at New York Giants (3-2)

After a big win over the Eagles last week, the Buffalo Bills look to continue their impressive season as they take on the New York Giants. This is our pick for the funnest game to watch of the week … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Philadelphia Eagles (1-4) vs. Washington Redskins (3-1)

Will the Philadelphia Eagles snap their losing streak as they head to FedEx Field to battle the Washington Redskins? Andy Reid has been criticized for mismanagement of personnel, but will devise a … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: San Francisco 49’ers (4-1) at Detroit Lions (5-0)

Following another victory on Monday night, the Detroit Lions look to remain undefeated as they prepare to take on the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Ford Field.  The Lions have been the … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: St Louis Rams (0-4) at Green Bay Packers (5-0)

In what looks to be a tough matchup for the St. Louis Rams as they still search for their first win, they will prepare to take on the undefeated Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Sunday. This … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Minnesota Vikings (1-4) at Chicago Bears (2-3)

After getting their first win last week over the Cardinals, the Minnesota Vikings hope to repeat this week as they take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on Sunday night. The Vikings win last week … [Read More...]

NFL Preview: Miami Dolphins (0-4) at New York Jets (2-3)

The Miami Dolphins are still in search for their first win as they prepare to take on the New York Jets on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. If the Dolphins goal is to “Suck for Luck” they are on … [Read More...]

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Wednesday Sports Wrap

NBA Lockout: Will the season be lost?

Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc Spears discuss the likelihood of a lost season in the NBA … [Read More...]

Reports: Epstein agrees to deal with Cubs

Boston Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein has agreed to a five-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, according to multiple media reports. Epstein would leave Boston with a year left on his contract … [Read More...]

PGA TOUR Today: October 13, 2011 – McGladrey Classic Preview

Amanda Balionis previews Round 1 of the 2011 McGladrey Classic, including players to watch and the featured group on Golf Channel … [Read More...]

NASCAR Preview Show: Charlotte

Ryan Newman breaks down a "racy" Charlotte Motor Speedway and Bill Kimm looks at the Chase drivers who face a key race Saturday … [Read More...]

Andy Reid on the Hot Seat?

It seems hard to believe, but the Eagles are off to a 1-4 start with their “dream team” at what point will their head coach lose his job? … [Read More...]

Wednesday NHL Scores and Highlights

Colorado 3, Columbus 2 (Shootout) Gabriel Landeskog scored his first career goal late in the 3rd before the Avalanche won in a shootout. Boston 2, Carolina 3 The Bruins scored twice in the 3rd … [Read More...]

Heisman Watch: Oklahoma’s Landry Jones

Oklahoma's Landry Jones is spotlighted in this week's Heisman Watch after leading the Sooner's to a dominating 55-17 win over Texas during the Red River Rivalry. … [Read More...]

Cruz continues to lead Texas in the postseason as Rangers defeat Tigers in game four 7-3 in 11 innings to get one win from series.

Three innings after connecting on a key play that prevented Detroit from taking the lead, Mike Napoli (go-ahead single) and Nelson Cruz (three-run homer) tagged closer Jose Valverde in the 11th to … [Read More...]

Cardinals start fast, hold off Brewers 4-3

The Cards scored in the first inning for the fifth postseason game in a row, tallying four runs off Yovani Gallardo. Chris Carpenter and the bullpen protected the lead as St. Louis took a 2-1 … [Read More...]

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Sunday Sports Wrap

ALCS Game 2 preview

How will the loss of Magglio Ordonez effect the ALCS? Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi preview Game 2. MLB on FOX: ALCS Gm. 2 preview … [Read More...]

Race Rewind: Kansas

Watch as the dominant car all day fends off the field in a G-W-C finish for Jimmie Johnson’s second victory of 2011   Victory Lane: Jimmie Johnson Jimmie Johnson celebrates his second … [Read More...]

Molder triumphs at Open

Bryce Molder is the 2011 Open champion. Following his first career PGA TOUR win Molder talks to Bob Stevens from the PGA TOUR Network … [Read More...]

Recaps and highlights: UFC 136

Frankie Edgar was in trouble again in the first round against Gray Maynard, shaken by a hard right upper cut. However, just like last time, Edgar rallied and this time, left no doubt to the outcome. … [Read More...]

NHL Scores and Highlights

Montreal 5, Winnipeg 1 The Jets' NHL return was spoiled but the Habs did lose Mike Cammalleri and Jaroslav Spacek to injury. Pittsburgh 1, Edmonton 2 (SO) Ales Hemsky scored the shootout winner … [Read More...]

MLB Highlights: Prince Fielder’s 2 run dinger.

Prince Fielder hits a two-run homer in a six-run fifth inning for the Brewers in their 9-6 win over the Cardinals in Game 1 of the NLCS. … [Read More...]

MLB Highlights: Braun’s 463 foot homerun in Brewers win

Ryan Braun launched a two-run, 463-foot homer in the first inning to help the Brewers notch a 9-6 win over the Cards in Game of the NLCS. … [Read More...]

Brewers Rally to win game one 9-6

Even before the first pitch, the Milwaukee Brewers took a swing at the St. Louis Cardinals.   Come Sunday, the Brewers swapped their barbs for bats—and just kept bashing Needing a comeback … [Read More...]

NFL Action

Packers come from behind to beat Falcons 25-14

Aaron Rodgers threw for 396 yards and a pair of touchdowns, leading the unbeaten Green Bay Packers back from a sluggish start for a 25-14 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday night. The … [Read More...]

49ers destroy the Buccaneers 48-3

Alex Smith threw two of his three touchdown passes to Vernon Davis, and Frank Gore ran for a score in his second consecutive 100-yard rushing game as the San Francisco 49ers beat the Tampa Bay … [Read More...]

Chargers hold off furious Tim Tebow comeback to defeat Broncos 29-24

Philip Rivers overcame an interception and a fourth-quarter fumble to lead the San Diego Chargers to a 29-24 win in Denver despite Tim Tebow's best efforts to rally the Broncos from a 16-point … [Read More...]

Tebow Time in Denver?

Andrew Perloff and Mark Mravic discuss if now is the time the Broncos should hand the team over to Tim Tebow … [Read More...]

Patriots send Jets to third straight loss 30-21

BenJarvus Green-Ellis ran for a career-high 136 yards and two touchdowns, and the New England Patriots beat the New York Jets 30-21 with a vastly improved defense Sunday. Tom Brady had another strong … [Read More...]

Buffalo holds off Eagles 31-24 with lots of D and a steady dose of Fred Jackson

Fred Jackson had 196 yards from scrimmage and linebacker Nick Barnett had two of Buffalo's four interceptions in leading the Bills to a 31-24 win over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. After scoring … [Read More...]

Brees outduels Cam Newton as Saints defeat Panthers 30-27

Drew Brees found Pierre Thomas wide open on the right side for a 6-yard touchdown pass with 50 seconds left, helping the New Orleans Saints rally past the Carolina Panthers 30-27 on Sunday. Brees … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Steve Smith gets Blindsided

Check out the classless move that caused a scuffle after Steve Smith’s touchdown. Good thing the fight wasn’t worse. NFL on FOX: Smith involved in scuffle … [Read More...]

Raiders win a thriller for Al in Houston 25-20

The Oakland Raiders won the day after owner Al Davis died, beating the Houston Texans 25-20 on Sunday behind Jason Campbell's two touchdown passes. Michael Huff intercepted Matt Schaub's pass in the … [Read More...]

Cassell rallies Chiefs past Colts 28-24

Matt Cassel threw for 257 yards and four touchdowns, and Kansas City scored the final 21 points to pull out a 28-24 victory over the winless Indianapolis Colts. Dwayne Bowe and Steve Breaston each … [Read More...]

Bengals come back in final minutes to stun Jaguars 30-20

Andy Dalton threw two touchdown passes, Bernard Scott scored with 1:56 remaining, and the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 30-20 on Sunday. The Bengals (3-2) took advantage of Matt … [Read More...]

Vikings rout Cardinals 34-10 as Peterson scores three first quarter TD’s

Adrian Peterson powered in for three first-quarter touchdowns to build a lead large enough even Minnesota couldn't lose it, and the Vikings finally earned their first victory Sunday by beating the … [Read More...]

Seahawks rally behind backup quarterback for 36-25 victory over the NY Giants

Backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst threw a go-ahead 27-yard touchdown pass to Doug Baldwin, and Brandon Browner returned an interception 94 yards to clinch the Seattle Seahawks' 36-25 victory over … [Read More...]

Big Ben has 5 TDs as Steelers spank Titans 38-17

Ben Roethlisberger tied a team record with five touchdown passes -- including two to Hines Ward -- and the Pittsburgh Steelers rolled past the Tennessee Titans 38-17 on Sunday. Other than a slight … [Read More...]

Friday, October 7, 2011

NFL Weekend Preview

Chiefs vs. Colts Preview

The Indianapolis Colts are still in search for their first win as they get ready to host the Kansas City Chiefs at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday afternoon.'s Pat Kirwan and Jason Horowitz break … [Read More...]

Buccaneers vs. 49ers Preview

After a big win over the Eagles last week, the San Francisco 49ers will host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Candlestick Park on Sunday afternoon. Who will come out on top?'s Pat Kirwan joins … [Read More...]

Raiders vs. Texans Preview

After a disappointing loss over the Patriots last week, the Raiders hope to bounce back as they travel to Reliant Stadium to take on the Texans on Sunday.'s Pat Kirwan and Jason Horowitz … [Read More...]

Cardinals vs. Vikings Preview

Kevin Kolb and the Arizona Cardinals will travel to Mall of America Field to battle Donovan McNabb and the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Jason Horowitz and's Pat Kirwan go inside the numbers to … [Read More...]

Eagles vs. Bills Preview

The Philadelphia Eagles hope to snap their losing streak as they prepare to travel to Ralph Wilson Stadium to square off against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. Join Jason Horowitz and's Pat … [Read More...]

Bengals vs. Jaguars Preview

After an impressive win over the Buffalo Bills last week, the Bengals will travel to EverBank Field to take on the Jaguars on Sunday.'s Pat Kirwan and Jason Horowitz take a look at this … [Read More...]

Seahawks vs. Giants Preview

The New York Giants will seek their fourth straight win as they prepare to host the Seattle Seahawks at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. Who will come out on top? Jason Horowitz and's Pat Kirwan … [Read More...]

Saints vs. Panthers Preview

After a tough loss over the Chicago Bears last week, Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will host Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium. Jason Horowitz and … [Read More...]

Titans vs. Steelers Preview

The Tennessee Titans look to continue their hot streak as they prepare to travel to Heinz Field to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.'s Pat Kirwan joins Jason Horowitz to preview this … [Read More...]

Jets vs. Patriots Preview

Mark Sanchez and the New York Jets will travel to Gillette Stadium to take on Tom Brady and the New England Patriots on Sunday. Join Jason Horowitz and's Pat Kirwan as they preview this AFC … [Read More...]

Chargers vs. Broncos Preview

Phillip Rivers and the Chargers will square off against Kyle Orton and the Broncos on Sunday afternoon. Who has the upper hand in this matchup?'s Pat Kirwan and Jason Horowitz preview this … [Read More...]

Packers vs. Falcons Sunday Night Football Preview

The undefeated Green Bay Packers will travel to the Georgia Dome to take on the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday night. Who will come out with the victory? Jason Horowitz is joined by's Pat Kirwan to … [Read More...]

Bears vs. Lions Monday Night Football Preview

The Detroit Lions haven't hosted a Monday night game in a decade. Will their return to Monday night end in a victory over the Bears?'s Pat Kirwan joins Jason Horowitz to preview this NFC North … [Read More...]

Thursday Sports Wrap

A very busy day in sports as the NHL gets underway, the Tigers eliminate the Yankees, NFL and golf action, UFC previews and a ton more.


Swimsuit Babe: Shannan Click

We can’t even officially call Shannan a sports babe, because as far as we can tell she doesn’t do anything remotely sporting, but she looks fine in a swimsuit nonetheless as this years rookie SI … [Read More...]

Sports In Depth: Why We Love Sports

Kip Hughes, a 27-year-old race car driver, didn't have to stop racing on Saturday night to pull a rival driver out of a burning car at the Stock Car Nationals in Ada, Okla. But he couldn't help … [Read More...]

No. 9 Oregon tops Cal 43-15

No. 9 Oregon trampled Cal 43-15 despite running back LaMichael James leaving with an injured elbow in the fourth quarter. … [Read More...]


2011 ALCS Preview: Detroit Tigers vs. Texas Rangers

The Rangers come in on a roll having won three in a row against Tampa Bay and have been resting since Tuesday while the Tigers have been traveling and battling it out with the Yankees:  Advantage … [Read More...]

Big 12 moves to add TCU

Leaders of the Big 12 Conference cleared the way Thursday to add TCU, a move that would bring in a rising program and potentially shore up a league that seemed ready to fall apart just a few weeks … [Read More...]

Manning holds out hope of late-season return

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning said Thursday that he is holding out hope for a return to the field this season. Manning has been sidelined all year as he recovers from his third neck … [Read More...]

PGA TOUR Today: October 7, 2011

Amanda Balionis previews Round 2 of the Open from CordeValle, where Brendan Steele, Briny Baird, Garrett Willis and Matt Bettencourt are tied for the lead at 4-under par. … [Read More...]

Round 1 Recap: 2011 Open

In the opening round of the Open from CordeValle, four players are tied for the lead at 4-under par. …[Read More...]

Countdown to UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard 3

Their rematch was one of the best fights of 2011, and now Frankie Edgar and Gray Maynard steel themselves for one more war to truly determine who is the best fighter in the lightweight division. … [Read More...]

Countdown to UFC 136: Aldo vs. Florian

See age vs. experience clash when Kenny Florian meets phenom Jose Aldo, Jr. in one of two title fights taking place at UFC 136. … [Read More...]

Penguins defeat Canucks 4-3 in shootout

Kris Letang and Evgeni Malkin scored in the shootout and the Pittsburgh Penguinis overcame blowing a two-goal lead to open the season with a 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night. … [Read More...]

Leafs shut out Canadiens 2-0 in opening win

It took Matthew Lombardi only one game to erase the memories of a season he would just as soon forget.   James Reimer made 32 saves for his fourth NHL shutout, and Lombardi scored in his first … [Read More...]

Flyers top Bruins 2-1 as Jagr gets his 1600th point.

The Flyers overcame an early 1-0 hole to defeat the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins 2-1. Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek scored 47 seconds apart in the final minute of the first period to give … [Read More...]

Tigers send Yankees out of the playoffs with 3-2 victory

Don Kelly and Delmon Young hit back-to-back homers in the first inning, then Doug Fister and three relievers spent a tense night trying to protect the lead. They held off the high-powered … [Read More...]

Monday, October 3, 2011

Sunday NFL Recap

Monday Night Football Preview

Josh Freeman's fourth-quarter heroics are starting to be noticed. But when will Tampa fans fully embrace the Bucs? Jon, Jaws and Mike preview the Colts' trip to Tampa Bay. … [Read More...]

Torain carries Redskins past Rams, 17-10

Ryan Torain ran for 135 yards and a 20-yard score, and the Washington Redskins held off a late rally by the winless St. Louis Rams for a 17-10 victory Sunday.   The Redskins (3-1) dominated on … [Read More...]

49ers rally on the road to beat Eagles 24-23

Frank Gore's 12-yard run capped a second-half comeback, lifting the San Francisco 49ers past the Philadelphia Eagles 24-23 on Sunday.   The 49ers (3-1), leaders of the NFC West, were unable to … [Read More...]

Bowe, Succop lead Chiefs to 22-17 win over Vikings

The Chiefs are winless no more. Matt Cassel hit Dwayne Bowe for a 52-yard, fourth-quarter touchdown pass, and embattled kicker Ryan Succop was perfect on five field-goal attempts as the Chiefs held … [Read More...]

Saints handle inept Jaguars 23-10 behind Brees and Sproles

Drew Brees threw for 351 yards and a touchdown, Darren Sproles added 188 all-purpose yards and the New Orleans Saints beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 23-10 on Sunday.   The Saints (3-1) scored … [Read More...]

Texans beat Steelers 17-10 behind a resurgent Arian Foster, but lose Andre Johnson to injury

Arian Foster rushed for 155 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter, and the Houston Texans overcame an injury to All-Pro receiver Andre Johnson to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 17-10 on … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Arian Foster’s 42 Yard Touchdown Run

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster runs up the middle for a 42 yard touchdown to give the Texans a 17-10 lead over the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fourth quarter. … [Read More...]

Titans thump Browns 31-13 behind Hasselback’s 3 TD’s

Matt Hasselbeck's fresh start in Tennessee has the Titans off to an unexpected one.   The 13-year veteran quarterback, who left Seattle as a free agent after a playoff-filled decade, threw … [Read More...]

Bengals shock Bills 23-20 as Dalton leads his first comeback victory

Rookie quarterback Andy Dalton shook off a horrid first half and led his first comeback victory Sunday, culminating in Mike Nugent's 43-yard field goal as time ran out for a 23-20 win over the … [Read More...]

Bears beat Panthers 34-29 behind Hester’s record return and Forte’s running wild.

Devin Hester set an NFL record with his 11th punt return for a touchdown, Matt Forte ran for a career-high 205 yards and the Chicago Bears beat Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers 34-29 on Sunday. … [Read More...]

Lions stage another huge comeback to defeat Cowboys 34-30

Matthew Stafford saw his defense start wiping out a 24-point deficit with interceptions returned for touchdowns on consecutive drives midway through the third quarter, then he and Calvin Johnson took … [Read More...]

Rodgers goes off for 400 yards as Packers dominate Broncos 49-23

The Green Bay Packers put on yet another impressive performance as they dominated the Denver Broncos 49-23 on Sunday. The Packers remain unbeaten, thanks to a career-best day from Aaron Rodgers. … [Read More...]

NFL Highlights: Charles Woodson’s 30 yard interception and TD

Packers CB Charles Woodson returns an interception from Denver Broncos QB Kyle Orton for a 30 yard touchdown. … [Read More...]

Falcons hold on for 30-28 win over Seahawks

Matt Ryan threw for 291 yards, and rookie Julio Jones caught 11 passes for 127 yards as the Atlanta Falcons held off a second-half rally for a 30-28 victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. … [Read More...]

Manning leads stunning comeback as Giants defeat Cardinals 31-27

Eli Manning threw two touchdown passes during a 58-second span late in the game and the New York Giants rallied to stun the Arizona Cardinals 31-27 on Sunday.   The scoring passes of 2 yards to … [Read More...]

Raiders return to old inept ways against Patriots as Brady leads NE to 31-19 win

Tom Brady bounced back from a four-interception performance last week by throwing for 226 yards, two touchdowns and committing no turnovers to help the Patriots beat the mistake-prone Oakland Raiders … [Read More...]

Chargers keep Dolphins winless 26-16

Philip Rivers threw for 307 yards and one touchdown, Mike Tolbert ran for another score and the San Diego Chargers knocked out Miami quarterback Chad Henne on the way to beating the winless Dolphins … [Read More...]

Ravens defense goes nuts as Baltimore smacks the Jets around 34-17

The Baltimore Ravens scored three touchdowns on defense, all off turnovers by New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, and cruised to a 34-17 victory Sunday night in a bizarre game that featured an … [Read More...]