Matt Brown

The Big Ten's Big Moment

After Wisconsin's loss to LSU, the Big Ten may have just one more chance to improve its perception in nonconference play, with three games at once on Saturday night involving Michigan State, Ohio State and Michigan against quality opponents. More»
Will Leitch

The Ultimate NFL Road Trip

With the NFL season starting in two days, we thought it was time to put together our annual Ultimate NFL Road Trip. Sports on Earth did something similar for baseball, but this journey will take much longer than 30 days and will require far more air travel. More»
Matt Meyers

Transfers Overshadow Goal Frenzy

This past weekend brought us some of the best matches of the young EPL season, but Manchester United's flurry of transactions just before the transfer window closed overshadowed most of the incredible action on Saturday and Sunday. More»
Dan Pompei

Wisdom beyond his years

Wise, unfailingly professional, and almost too smart for football, that is Andrew Luck. In his first two NFL seasons, he took the Colts to the playoffs and was invited to the Pro Bowl; even his beard and thinning hair seem to suggest wisdom. Year three of the Luck era could bring even more achievements. More»
Anthony Castrovince

MLB's changing power structure

On Labor Day, the Astros sent their manager Bo Porter to the unemployment line, making him Houston's third late-season managerial canning in five years. So, what happened? Well, reality happened. Managers in MLB are now interchangeable and have little autonomy. More»