Washington Nationals become seventh wild-card team to win World Series

The Washington Nationals didn't with their division.  They didn't win 100 games during the regular season.  They were they eighth best team in the majors, ranked by wins.  They were 12 games under .500, 19-31 on May 24.  To say the least, the Nationals path to the World Series championship was an unconventional one as a wild-card team.  They stunned the […]

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Opinion: QB Jacoby Brissett proves he’s the long-term answer for Colts

It’s time to start taking the Indianapolis Colts seriously. And as we do, it’s time to start looking at Jacoby Brissett through different lenses.  Matched up with the AFC South-rival Houston Texans on Sunday, Brissett produced a career day while directing the Colts to a 30-23 victory that moved them into first place in the division.  Brissett threw for 326 […]

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Finance start-up SoFi strikes deal to put its name on new LA stadium for the Rams and Chargers

The eight-year-old start-up, which began with student loan refinancing, is buying the exclusive naming rights to the Los Angeles football stadium that’s set to open next summer. The two-decade “SoFi Stadium” deal includes a partnership with the Rams and Chargers, who will both play home games at the Inglewood, California arena. There’s a long history of financial services companies buying […]

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NFL power rankings: Patriots open 2019 season at No. 1, but Chiefs and Ravens in hot pursuit

NFL power rankings, post-Week 1 edition: 1. Patriots (1): If they're 30 points better than Pittsburgh before bringing Antonio Brown into fold, who's going to derail them going forward? (AB, right?) 2. Chiefs (2): Appears they'll get nice boost from a pair of ex-Bills — RB Shady McCoy and WR Sammy Watkins. K.C. definitely looms as most significant threat to New […]

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Kentucky sports radio host writing book that bashes Mitch McConnell

Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones is writing a travelogue book dedicated to politically rebuking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., he announced on social media Thursday.  The book's running title is currently, "Mitch, Please! How Mitch McConnell Sold Out Kentucky (and America too)." Jones and co-author Chris Tomlin plan to travel to each of Kentucky’s 120 counties to make the following […]

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Barstool Sports taps Alex Rodriguez as co-host of 'The Corp' podcast

Alex Rodriguez on the long-term future of baseball: I am wildly bullish Former MLB star Alex Rodriguez and Barstool Sports CEO Erika Nardini on the competition for live sports programming, ‘The Corp’ podcast, the future of baseball, the impact of sports betting and Jennifer Lopez’s tour. Former New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is looking to add to his home […]

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