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Colorado Rockies vs Arizona Diamondbacks in NL Wild Card

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The showdown between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies tonight could wind up being one for the ages and features great fantasy players. The Diamondbacks would get a two-run triple to make pull ahead 8-5. Paul Goldschmidt had two hits and three RBI in the victory and Daniel Descalso scored twice while driving in two RBI as well. Read More »

Yankees' bullpen almost flawless in wild-card game

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After Severino's short outing, four NY relievers combined on the final 26 outs. His 2.1 innings marked the longest flawless relief outing by a Yankee in postseason since Mariano Rivera 2.2 innings in Game 2 of the 1996 Division Series at Texas. Read More »

Catalonia President Ready to Declare Independence in Days

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Barcelona's port was at a standstill. But Catalan leaders claimed the results showed the region had the right to secede and said they may unilaterally declare independence . But given the chaotic nature of the vote, all figures should be taken with great caution. "Spain will maintain that this vote is not legitimate but the strength of feeling demonstrated can not be ignored by Spain, nor by the wider European and global community", said Fiona Hyslop, Scotland's minister for external ... Read More »

Bell, Steelers Run Over Ravens 26-9 In First-Place Duel

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Stopping the run". They cut the deficit to 10 points in the third quarter, but would get no closer . Those are big factors. We can move, we can boot, we can keep, we can play-action. The TD lifted Pittsburgh to a 31-27 victory and knocked Baltimore out of playoff contention. A couple of times yesterday, they've got some really good defensive linemen, they got on our edges a few times. Read More »

Palmer's TD toss to Fitzgerald beats 49ers in OT

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Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates, photos and video highlights in the comments section below. He finished with 68 yards on 16 carries to go with five receptions for 27 yards. For the third time in the season's first five weeks, the Cardinals will play a game that kicks off at 10 a.m. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel set to escape Japanese GP gearbox penalty

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Vettel had feared a five-place grid drop for this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix, after he collided with Stroll on the slow down lap at Sepang. Engine issues for Sebastian Vettel in FP3 and qualifying ended the German's hopes of leading Ferrari's charge from the front, and forced him to start Sunday's race from 20th after taking on a host of new engine components. Read More »

MLB Wild Card Game Predictions

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The Minnesota Twins hammered New York Yankees ace Luis Severino for three runs, including two home runs, in the first inning. Fortunately for NY fans, the Yankees have a strong bullpen and an offense that can make a deficit disappear in a hurry. Read More »

Twins' Sano out of wild-card game

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Twins: RH Ervin Santana (16-8, 3.28 ERA , 167 Ks in 211 1/3 IP). The Yankees have owned the Twins in the playoffs in recent years and, with their three-game sweep of Minnesota at the Stadium just two weeks ago, they owned a 4-2 record against them during the regular season. Read More »

Max Verstappen wins the 2017 Malaysian Grand Prix

It was Verstappen second career victory after winning on his Red Bull debut at the Spanish Grand Prix previous year. He was just 19 years old [for most of the season], but I think it was character-building in a hard way. After that he ran his own race, neither challenging Verstappen nor being challenged by Ricciardo. "I did everything I could to maintain position". Read More »

Sunday's National Football League games: Rams kick Cowboys; Patriots lose at home

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The Rams literally mugged San Francisco on the game's very first play from scrimmage. But the additions of McVay, the improvements of the offensive line and the acquisitions of wide receivers Robert Woods , Sammy Watkins and Cooper Kupp and the maturation of Goff have breathed life back into star running back Todd Gurley , who rushed for 121 yards Sunday and now has back-to-back 100-yard games for the first time since 2015. Read More »

Denver Broncos ride 'D' to a big divisional win over Oakland Raiders

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And Josh Norman could only cover one at a time. The bottom of the AFC West in a spot that is reserved for the San Diego Chargers , not the Oakland Raiders! "I mean, it's the NFL ". The same can, and should be said of Raider tight end Jared Cook . The two connected again on third down shortly after the break, and Smith scored a few plays later when he fooled the defense with a quarterback-keeper. Read More »

Some NFL players kneel Sunday during national anthem

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The current collision of sports and politics is an issue I've been following intensely for the past month, with encouragement from my sports and politics-obsessed father, who has sent me numerous articles and essays from some of the best writers in both arenas. Read More »

What happened in the New York Jets' win vs. Jacksonville

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After spending his first three seasons with the Panthers, Ealy was traded to the Patriots in March, but was cut by the defending Super Bowl champions August 26. ROAD WEARY: The Jaguars were road favorites after being underdogs for the last 44 games away from home. The Jets only hope to win in this game is for them to stop the run. Read More »

Instant analysis of Falcons' 23-17 loss to Bills

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As a result, the Bills sat him down in favor of Jerel Worthy, seeing his first regular-season action since entering concussion protocol at the end of the preseason. The Bills are making life hard on every offense , regardless of who is on the field. Without the threat of Jones holding the Bills secondary deep, they were able to devote more defenders to the run, and that closed off numerous running lanes typically available to Freeman and Coleman. Read More »

Bell, Steelers have their way in rout of Ravens

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The Steelers have said they will be on the field during the national anthem in Sunday's game against the Ravens, though the team hasn't decided yet whether players will stand or kneel. MIND GAMES: The Ravens rank last in the National Football League in total offense and managed only one first down in the first half last week. "If we're good, some of those variables are less important: opponent, game location", Tomlin said. Read More »

What the 49ers RB's status means vs. the Cardinals

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The problem is, one of them figures to be headed back to the drawing board wondering if there's enough time to turn things around after the teams meet Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium. "We finally got him in a one-on-one situation (against Rashard Robinson ) and he does what he did". San Francisco lost wide receiver Marquise Goodwin with an apparent concussion and defensive back Adrian Colbert with a hamstring injury . Read More »

Giants let another one slip late to Bucs, drop to 0-4

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Officially, the Buccaneers were credited with no sacks and just two quarterback hits. Not generating any pressure, the Buccaneers couldn't get any turnovers. Evan Engram gains some fantasy appeal as well. On Sunday, it was the Buccaneers' turn to wreak havoc. Nick Folk did nothing on Sunday to quell the fears in Tampa whenever a kicker lines up to boot one. Read More »

MURPHY: Vikings take two steps forward, one knee back

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This season, though, things have been different. In their previous four games, Cook ran 74 times for 354 yards and two touchdowns and caught 11 passes for 90 yards. Ameer Abdullah scored the lone touchdown for Detroit, finishing with 94 yards on 20 carries. Cook was down on the field for a few minutes before walking off on his own. Read More »

Ed Orgeron and LSU Hit Rock Bottom in Home Loss to Troy

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Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. CT on CBS. Senior starter Danny Etling left the field after taking a hit to the chest late in the first half. Brennan started the third quarter for regular starter Danny Etling and completed 4 of 5 passes for 68 yards with the touchdown. Read More »

LA Chargers Hope To End Losing Streak As They Face Philadelphia Eagles

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The Eagles also will be without key reserves on the defensive line and at cornerback, meaning Philip Rivers should be able to get the offense into a rhythm that doesn't resemble your awkward parents at a wedding. In the Philadelphia area, the game can be heard on SportsRadio 94WIP , with Merrill Reese and Mike Quick on the call. It's understandable for all the hoopla to die down after a team's first season in a new city, but the drop-off should not be this drastic. Read More »

Carolina Panthers at New England Patriots - 10/1/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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You don't get that kind of production by doing one thing. The Patriots have some choices. Coming off an impressive win against the Houston Texans , the New England Patriots will get ready to face the Carolina Panthers . Who is calling Patriots vs. Panthers for FOX? If there is any game for the defense to turn it around, it will be this week. More than a dozen New Orleans Saints players remained seated during the anthem. Read More »