This is the perfect Mike Francesa clip

The Yankees bowed out of the postseason after a Wild Card Game loss to the Houston Astros.  This led New York sports radio icon Mike Francesa and sad Yankees fans down quite the path together. With callers feeling like the Yankees weren’t really part of the postseason this year, Francesa defended the team saying they […]

Big Ten Network President Mark Silverman poses for a photograph at the company's office in Chicago on Sept. 12, 2013. (John J. Kim/Chicago Tribune/TNS)

AA Q&A: BTN President Mark Silverman

This Saturday represents one of the biggest days in the history of Big Ten Network.  Not only will the network have a Top 25 showcase game between Northwestern and Michigan, but they’ll also be featuring two of the top five teams in the country – #4 Michigan State vs Rutgers and #1 Ohio State vs […]


Viewing Picks for October 9, 2015

All Times Eastern Boxing Boxeo Telemundo, Kissimmee Civic Center, Kissimmee, FL Vacant WBO Latino Super Featherweight Title Orlando Cruz vs. Gabino Cota — Telemundo, 10 p.m. College Field Hockey Rutgers at Ohio State — Big Ten Network, 3:30 p.m. College Football Southern Mississippi at Marshall — CBS Sports Network, 7 p.m. North Carolina State at […]


Vin Scully to miss the entire postseason; will return in 2016

For the last week of the regular season, treasured Los Angeles Dodgers voice Vin Scully was off the air due to a cold. Fans were hoping that Vin would be rested and ready to call the playoffs starting with the National League Division Series against the New York Mets. But today, we learned that Scully […]

DALLAS -OCTOBER 7:  General view of the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners during the Red River Shootout at the Cotton Bowl on October 7, 2006 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Your Week 6 College Football Announcing Schedule

Thursday, October 8 7:30 PM- South Carolina State at Bethune-Cookman (ESPNU) Mark Neely, Jay Walker 8 PM- SMU at Houston (ESPN2) Eamon McAnaney, Rocky Boiman 9 PM- Washington at USC (ESPN) Joe Tessitore, Jesse Palmer, David Pollack, Kaylee Hartung Other Streaming: 7 PM- Tennessee Tech at Eastern Kentucky (OVC Digital) Greg Stotelmyer, Jim Tirey, Keith […]

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Are DraftKings and FanDuel destined to repeat the fate of the online poker industry?

There is no Chris Moneymaker of online daily fantasy sports, but if the DFS industry—led by multibillion dollar brands DraftKings and FanDuel—isn’t careful, it’s going to end up meeting the same fate online poker is still trying to recover from. The similarities are too much to overlook. Poker was big, but after Moneymaker’s World Series […]


Craig Sager cleared to return home from the hospital

Awful Announcing favorite Craig Sager received some good news in his battle against leukemia. He was medically cleared to return home from the hospital: Yes, Craig Sager, Jr. said “for good” and that is certainly great to see. In addition, Sager, Sr. gets return home early which is even better. He was diagnosed with leukemia […]


Charles Barkley will guest star on The NFL Today

Charles Barkley is on many accounts the best and most entertaining studio analyst in sports.  But have you ever thought what he might be like as an NFL analyst?  Well wonder no more – Sir Charles will make a visit to the set of The NFL Today and guest star on CBS’s NFL pregame show. Barkley […]


NFL Commissioner Goodell taking a guarded approach on daily fantasy sites

The recent developments on the major daily fantasy sites has authorities from the Federal to the state level calling for investigations into their practices. But one of the main benefactors of DFS, the National Football League is not one of them. As you’re quite aware, fantasy has been one of the main reasons as to […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 07:  The Chicago Cubs celebrate defeating the Pittsburgh Pirates to win the National League Wild Card game at PNC Park on October 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Chicago Cubs defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates with a score of 4 to 0.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Ranking the 16 possible World Series matchups from Fox’s point of view

The final eight teams in baseball’s Postseason are set. One of the Royals, Blue Jays, Rangers, Astros, Cardinals, Dodgers, Mets and Cubs will be crowned World Series champion in the next four weeks, and baseball could have a very compelling matchup on its hands. Baseball could also have a matchup that isn’t very friendly for its ratings. […]