The 2022 FIFA World Cup Final simultaneously billed as a heavyweight bout between Argentina and France (two of the world’s most iconic and successful soccer-playing nations) and Kylian Mbappé and Lionel Messi (two of the best players to ever set foot on a pitch). And the match certainly lived up to its billing — even if it took more than an hour to find its … Continue reading Argentina And France Lived Up To The World Cup Final’s Hype
With plenty of meaningful games on the slate this NFL week, we like the Bucs to beat the Panthers and clinch the NFC South and for the Bills to top the Bengals in the game of the week on Monday night. Here are all our picks for Week 17. As we head into Week 17, nine of the NFL’s 14 playoff spots have been clinched, … Continue reading Week 17 NFL Picks Against the Spread
When Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach died last week at the age of 61 due to complications related to a heart condition, it sent shockwaves through the football world. “I can’t imagine college football without him,” Ole Miss coach Lane Kiffin said in a tweet upon hearing the news. Many others shared that sentiment. Leach was a larger-than-life figure in the sport for countless reasons. Perpetually the quirkiest man … Continue reading Mike Leach Remade Football In His Pass-Happy Image
UPDATE (Dec. 21, 2022, 9:16 a.m.): As it turned out, the Mets were even bigger winners than we thought. In addition to all of the moves detailed below, it was reported early Wednesday morning that Carlos Correa would not be heading to the San Francisco Giants after all, instead signing with the New York Mets on a 12-year, $315 million contract. Remember when baseball’s hot-stove season was ice cold? … Continue reading The Teams That Won, Lost And Confused Us This MLB Offseason
Among die-hard NFL fans, there are really only two ways to feel about the Dallas Cowboys: Either you love them or you hate them. And around this time of year, as we get into the final stretch of the season, both of those sides are itching to be right about how and when the season will come to an end for “America’s Team.” Cowboys fans … Continue reading Can The Dallas Cowboys Avoid Another Playoff Flop?