For the fourth straight season, the Dodgers won the National League West. But L.A. failed to make it to the World Series in each of the past three years. Will 2016 be the year that the Dodgers finally make it to the Fall Classic? More»
We're down to the final week of baseball's regular season, and the Wild Card races are jam packed. But it's not just the playoff spots that will be clinched this week. Every team still has something of individual significance to play for. More»
The Washington Nationals have won the National League East for the third time in the past five seasons. But the Nats haven't been able to get past the NL Division Series. Will that change in 2016? Not if the Cubs have anything to say about it. More»
We are perilously, thrillingly close to the beginning of the MLB postseason. Over the next two weeks, we'll be doing a Playoff Dossier of every team that has clinched a spot in the playoffs. Today, the Texas Rangers. More»
It's time for the ultimate baseball bracket of all baseball brackets. You've voted on best stadium, jersey, hat and throwback uniform. Now, get ready for the most important vote. Which World Series-winning team was the best of them all? More»
With just a few series left in baseball's regular season, there are plenty of teams that technically have a chance at making the postseason. One last time, here are the odds for every team still fighting to play in October. More»
Don't let the Wild Card races fool you. While the teams fighting for those spots have had rocky seasons, the Wild Card teams can easily make deep playoff runs and even win the World Series. More»
The Wild Card Game will celebrate its fifth birthday this October. And while the one-game playoff contest may not feel fair, each one has been packed with excitement. Here is a ranking of all eight so far in terms of drama. More»
Quarterback Jay Cutler left Monday's loss to the Eagles with a thumb injury, and Bears fans probably don't care how long he's out. I do not think it is an overstatement to say that Cutler is the most universally derided quarterback of my lifetime. Why is that the case? More»
It's quite obvious who the favorite is to win the 2016 World Series. The only team to clinch a postseason spot thus far is the Chicago Cubs -- so it's time to break down just how they cruised to the NL Central title. More»
The Chicago Cubs became the first team this season to clinch a playoff spot, thanks to a loss by St. Louis on Thursday night. Now, it's time to figure out when the rest of the playoff spots will be clinched. More»
It's postseason time, which means we need you to settle the most important question of all: Who's the best World Series winner? We're going all the way back to 1947, with 68 teams all vying for the title. You decide the champ. More»
Cleveland Browns chief strategy officer Paul DePodesta has a plan to rebuild the franchise. That plan is going to take time. But that kind of thinking doesn't seem to work in the NFL. In football, waiting for long-term plans to work out doesn't happen. More»
Seeing your favorite baseball team actually win a playoff game at home, in person, is one of those experiences you'll never forget. There are 16 teams still in the hunt right now, and some fan bases have been waiting a long time for such a feeling. More»
We're only one week into the season and the No Fun League has reared its ugly head once again. The NFL wants its officials to crack down on innocent celebrations of good plays. But why? What's the big deal? Who knows? More»
The St. Louis Cardinals have had an incredible run over the past seven seasons. But it looks like the good times at Busch Stadium are finally about to come to an end. The Cardinals have been reeling as of late, and the last three weeks only get tougher. More»
Thursday was supposed to be a night celebrating the beginning of another NFL season. But Denver's repeated hard hits on Cam Newton in the second half changed the narrative, putting concussion protocol back in the spotlight. More»
I've previewed every division in the NFL. But, as the season begins, it's time to get into the nitty-gritty. Kickoff is Thursday night, and you want predictions. And if you want 'em, I've got 'em. In droves. More»
The NFL season -- if you can believe this -- begins Thursday. We finally made it. Wrapping up our division-by-division breakdowns is the NFC West, where the Seahawks and Cardinals look good. As for those two other teams ... More»
A positive attribute of the NFL that is also a problem is that you don't have to have a favorite team if you don't want to. But it's more fun to be emotionally invested, so if you need a team, here are your All-Upside Fake Rooting Interest Teams for NFL 2016. More»
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