• No. 21 Auburn runs over No. 17 Arkansas, 56-3
No. 21 Auburn runs over No. 17 Arkansas, 56-3

Last season's 54-46 final score was deceiving at the end of regulation, tied 24-24. There is no need to worry about Auburn's offense. It fell into the abyss in 2015 and started there in 2016. For the Razorbacks to be successful against Auburn , the Hogs have to discipline their eyes and their minds. Life in the rough-and-tumble SEC West usua...

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  • Cardinals cruise over Jets in Monday Night Football
Cardinals cruise over Jets in Monday Night Football

The win evened the Cardinals' record at 3-3 and gave them their first winning streak of the season at two straight. Arizona had ideal balance on offense — 35 rushing plays and 35 passing plays. "Every guy who isn't out there wants to be out there", he said. You've got to take your shots. "We're sitting at 1-5, so there's obviously stuff that need...

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  • Texans look for improvement before trip to Denver
Texans look for improvement before trip to Denver

The game will be played at Sports Authority Field in Denver , CO. But some Broncos believed that maybe there was more to it. "I didn't come here for this", the proud former 49ers star was pleading. But fresh of a big contract and struggling to fulfill expectations, it's easy to see why Osweiler might be feeling a bit tense. Brock Osweiler, u...

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  • Eagles must play disciplined football to hand Vikings first loss
Eagles must play disciplined football to hand Vikings first loss

Even during his last seven starts with the Eagles in 2015, Bradford has shown improvement, throwing for nine touchdowns and four interceptions while Philly went 4-3 over that span. "My approach is just try to keep it as normal as possible this week". We had good conversations. It's like the great Ravens defenses back in the day that dominated up ...

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  • Jets turn to Geno Smith to start at quarterback vs. Ravens
Jets turn to Geno Smith to start at quarterback vs. Ravens

His future with the New York Jets is limited, but Smith can still prove to National Football League teams that he deserves a chance to be their starter. "It's possible", Bowles told reporters. "I can only go week to week", the coach said. I think the person who benefited the most from this past year and a half is Geno.

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  • Dodgers make lineup changes vs Cubs for Game 5 of NLCS
Dodgers make lineup changes vs Cubs for Game 5 of NLCS

Is this how the magical 2016 season was going to end-as just another memorable disaster? There's naive giggling and there's the enjoy-it-while-we-can giggling that's fully cognizant of a larger reality-the doom just outside the door. Here, then, are some Cubs fans who are better known for what they do for a living than who they root for. It...

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  • Eddie Lacy needs surgery; will be placed on IR
Eddie Lacy needs surgery; will be placed on IR

After arriving in Green Bay on Tuesday morning, Davis (5-foot-10, 227 pounds) will have had about 48 hours to prepare for the game against the Bears and is only expected to get a handful of running attempts. The Packers are only allowing 72.4 yards per game on the ground, and even with a standout rookie in Jordan Howard, it seems like the Bears ...

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  • Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal must keep feet on the ground'
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal must keep feet on the ground'

Arsenal face Ludogrets in the Champions League tonight and although the game looks straightforward on paper it presents manager Arsene Wenger with something of a headache, says the Daily Telegraph . Once again set up by Perez, who again showed a risky burst of pace and then an awareness to wait for the right pass and find Ozil with a little cross ...

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  • Bumgarner pitches a 4-hit Shutout to advance to the NLDS
Bumgarner pitches a 4-hit Shutout to advance to the NLDS

Bumgarner would finish out the game to complete the 3-0 shutout after Conor Gillaspie's ninth-inning three-run home run off All-Star closer Jeurys Familia . With Jarrett Parker on deck to hit for Bumgarner, Gillaspie homered well beyond the right field fence. Another player forever etched his name into San Francisco Giants' lore.

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  • Redskins beat up Eagles' defense on way to 27-20 victory
Redskins beat up Eagles' defense on way to 27-20 victory

Pass protection issues? No, but thanks for asking. It's a valid question, but don't be surprised if this ends up being one of those weeks that leaves you wondering how you can ever make sense of the NFL. "If we keep those up, keep stacking together some good games, we can be a really good defense". "It starts with me". The defense collected 5-s...

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  • No. 2 Ohio State outlasts No. 8 Wisconsin
No. 2 Ohio State outlasts No. 8 Wisconsin

Ohio State: The Buckeyes play the second of two straight night games at a tough road venue when they visit Penn State on October 22. Wisconsin also lost two weeks ago to No. The NCAA football Week 7 schedule has several marquee match-ups, but none may be bigger than Ohio State vs. Wisconsin . "When you're the No. 1 quarterback in the history ...

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  • Drew Brees throws 87-yard TD pass to Brandin Cooks
Drew Brees throws 87-yard TD pass to Brandin Cooks

Tight end Josh Hill scored the Saints' final TD on a hard, leaping 8-yard catch that was initially ruled incomplete. And after an 0-3 start , New Orleans has won two straight - although they might be in trouble without quarterback Drew Brees, whose 465 yards and four touchdowns were just enough to overcome a slew of defensive gaffes, not to...

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  • Buffalo fans target Kaepernick for national anthem protest
Buffalo fans target Kaepernick for national anthem protest

And once again, LeSean McCoy delivered in a big way with an 18-yard rushing TD to give the Bills a 31-16 lead in the fourth quarter. Bills coach Rex Ryan did indeed give Hunter a bit of a message through the media in the week leading up to Sunday's game, pointing out the receiver had dropped passes in practice that he needed to have.

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  • Redskins TE Reed ruled out of Eagles game with concussion
Redskins TE Reed ruled out of Eagles game with concussion

By defeating the Philadelphia Eagles 27-20, the Washington Redskins raised their record to 4-2 on the season. Jim Schwartz morphed into Jim Washburn. Eagles star DT Fletcher Cox (4 sacks) missed some practice this week with an ankle injury but is expected to play despite being designated questionable.

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  • Blue Jays to serve beer in cups after can-throwing incident
Blue Jays to serve beer in cups after can-throwing incident

Daniel Murphy provided two RBIs, and Washington's bullpen threw 4-2/3 scoreless innings, leading the Nationals past the Dodgers 5-2 in a rain-postponed game two to even the best-of-five series. As a result, the Rangers were the first team to be eliminated from the playoffs, going down in three straight games. The Rangers had seven players hit at ...

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  • Prediction: Baltimore Ravens at New York Giants
Prediction: Baltimore Ravens at New York Giants

So, yeah, Beckham single-handedly carried the Giants to a season-salvaging win Sunday, doing things on the field that we haven't seen in years. NY leads the Baltimore Ravens 17-13 after this score. Immediately after scoring, Beckham sprinted to the sidelines to meet up with, well, what else: The kicking net that's become as much a part of this Gi...

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  • Rose slams weak course and 'pro-am feel' of flag positions
Rose slams weak course and 'pro-am feel' of flag positions

And Watson didn't even play. Quotable: "When put in the right environment, the USA team brought out some of their most awesome golf". "I'm so happy for this team". Rose jumped to a 1-up lead and held it through most of the front nine, but Fowler fought back. Across the past two decades, most of you have heard the words "Ryder Cup" and instantly ...

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  • Dombrowski: Farrell will be back as Red Sox manager in 2017
Dombrowski: Farrell will be back as Red Sox manager in 2017

From there, his career would be the stuff of legends. But he could have been talking about the Red Sox season, too. But despite going into the showdown as favourites to advance to the American League Championship Series, the Red Sox failed to win a game.

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  • Spurs continue to keep tabs on Real Madrid outcast Isco
Spurs continue to keep tabs on Real Madrid outcast Isco

Only one way to find out - click to watch! After yet another controversy, senior officials at the club now believe only he can jeopardise his future at Real Madrid. Unsurprisingly, the playmaker's exploits triggered major interest in his signature, and it was Real Madrid who won the race for him in 2013 as they lured him away from La Liga r...

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  • Cubs to start Lester in NLCS Game 1
Cubs to start Lester in NLCS Game 1

The Cubs advanced to the NL Championship Series for the second straight year by knocking out the San Francisco Giants in a thrilling four-game NLDS. Los Angeles opted for 12 pitchers in the best-of-seven series. Los Angeles manager Dave Roberts spared nothing to get this far, and he may have to reach even deeper to advance from here. Kershaw got ...

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  • Trump's 2005 comments disgust women, but change few opinions
Trump's 2005 comments disgust women, but change few opinions

Without enough popular support, Clinton would enter the White House lacking the political capital she would need to drive through her agenda. It's caused a big rift in the Republican Party. Priorities USA, signaling growing confidence in Colorado , has chose to stop airing ads in the final two weeks of the campaign, according to a source with kn...

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  • Cubs enter 2nd straight NLCS ready for more
Cubs enter 2nd straight NLCS ready for more

Here's how improbable the victory was: according to Fangraphs , the Cubs had a 1.7 percent chance of winning the game when Conor Gillaspie got a base hit in the bottom of the eighth, and they only had a 2.5 percent chance of winning the game after they got out of the bottom of the eighth inning with a double play.

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  • The Crimson Tide Rolls into Knoxville on Saturday
The Crimson Tide Rolls into Knoxville on Saturday

Is it any surprise that Alabama's offense is ranked No. 1 in the SEC in scoring, at 44.8 points per game? This Saturday marks the third Saturday in October, the annual date in which the Alabama vs. Quarterback Joshua Dobbs seems to have a large amount of trust in Byrd, which is impressive considering the talent and depth of the wide receiver....

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  • Honeymoon may be over for Giants rookie coach McAdoo
Honeymoon may be over for Giants rookie coach McAdoo

He gained three yards on second-and-4, then added another two for a first down. With just five touchdown passes against four interceptions in the 2-3 start, Manning sits far behind last year's production. It has been said that if a team gives any National Football League quarterback time to throw the ball he will pick you apart. He stated, "If I ...

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  • Beckham keeps cool, gets 1st touchdown catch in Giants loss
Beckham keeps cool, gets 1st touchdown catch in Giants loss

With the Dallas Cowboys and rookie running back sensation Ezekiel Elliott next on the schedule, the Green Bay Packers probably need their No. 1 rusher Eddie Lacy more than ever. Lacy earned 2.75 Net Expected Points on his 11 carries in Week 5, per numberFire Live. The unit also did not allow a sack. Another name to watch out for is Sam Shields ...

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