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How Fantasy Football Experts Find Value in a Post-Sleeper World

How Fantasy Football Experts Find Value in a Post-Sleeper World

What’s valuable in the NFL? A great quarterback? Always—unless you’re the Eagles and can win with a backup. A great running back? Not usually—unless you’re the Rams and have Todd Gurley. A treasure chest of future second-round picks? Now you’re speaking Bill Belichick’s language. Welcome to Value Week, when we’ll be looking at what moves […]

13-year-old Texas football player dies after becoming unresponsive

13-year-old Texas football player dies after becoming unresponsive

CROWLEY, Texas — A 13-year-old middle school student has died after experiencing a medical emergency and becoming unresponsive during football practice. Crowley Independent School District Superintendent Michael McFarland said in a letter to parents that coaches performed CPR Wednesday on eighth-grader Kyrell McBride-Johnson and paramedics were immediately called. The boy was declared dead at a […]

BYU football coaches say they are 'really close' to naming a starting quarterback for 2018 season opener at Arizona

BYU football coaches say they are 'really close' to naming a starting quarterback for 2018 season opener at Arizona

Provo • After watching both starting quarterback candidates perform reasonably well in the final practice of preseason camp Wednesday, BYU football coach Kalani Sitake said he’s almost ready to name a starter for the Sept. 1 opener at Arizona. “We’re really close, so stay tuned,” Sitake said. “it is about that time where we are […]

OU football notebook: Radley-Hiles' return to practice makes 'big difference' according to Stoops

OU football notebook: Radley-Hiles' return to practice makes 'big difference' according to Stoops

Radley-Hiles back at practice Brendan Radley-Hiles, Oklahoma’s five-star freshman nickel back, returned to practice this week after missing last Saturday’s scrimmage with an undisclosed injury. The young player makes a difference on the Sooners’ defense, defensive coordinator Mike Stoops said following Tuesday’s practice. Get unlimited access to everything crimson and cream. Start a digital subscription […]

No Major Surprises In Initial AP Preseason College Football Poll

No Major Surprises In Initial AP Preseason College Football Poll

Can Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban win the CFP Championship trophy again? (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) There were no real surprises when The Associated Press released its Top 25 poll today. Defending champion Alabama ranked No. 1, followed by Clemson, Georgia, Wisconsin in the top four. The closest thing to […]

High School Football: Five games to watch in Week 1

High School Football: Five games to watch in Week 1

Ready or not, and most of us are ready, another high school football season is set to kick off this week. Once again this season we will be checking out the games to watch every week, and there are plenty of good ones on the schedule in Week 1. Alter at Fairmont, Thursday, Aug. 23 […]

Fantasy Football 2018 Updated Big Board: NFL Preseason Week 2 Rankings

Fantasy Football 2018 Updated Big Board: NFL Preseason Week 2 Rankings

Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin We’ve just about made it through Week 2 of the NFL Preseason and there have been quite a few developments. Nobody knows what a catch is. Nobody even knows how to make a tackle. Fantasy sleepers are jumping all over the map! Since I’m no use […]

UI camp notes: Football Performance Center gets $1.2 million boost

UI camp notes: Football Performance Center gets $1.2 million boost

CHAMPAIGN — Funding for the Illinois Football Performance Center got a $1.2 million bump Saturday. Illinois alums Mark and Bonnie Goldenberg pledged that amount for the under-construction facility. The Granite City couple attended Saturday’s workout at Memorial Stadium with athletic director Josh Whitman. With the Goldenberg’s gift, fundraising for the project is over $10 million. […]

'This is for real': Usain Bolt arrives in Sydney to chase football dream

'This is for real': Usain Bolt arrives in Sydney to chase football dream

A-League club Central Coast Mariners are leaving no stone unturned in an attempt to get Olympic legend Usain Bolt’s professional football career up and running. The eight-time Olympic gold medallist and 11-time world champion touched down in Sydney early on Saturday for what the Mariners are calling an “indefinite training period.” Draped in a club […]

BYU football's defense stands tall in team's second scrimmage

BYU football's defense stands tall in team's second scrimmage

The new BYU football offense has gotten a lot of buzz over the first two weeks of 2018 fall camp. Between a juicy quarterback competition, some high-profile roster moves and reports of quite a bit of success in the first scrimmage, the Cougar offensive players definitely have had the majority of the spotlight. BYU’s defensive […]