Alabama No. 1 in New College Football Playoff Rankings, Oregon Ducks No. 2

Alabama Crimson Tide football

The latest college football playoff rankings are in, and the Alabama Crimson Tide are the new No. 1. The top four in the College Football Playoff Committee's bracket were destined to change after the Alabama Crimson Tide beat the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday. But seeing Alabama No. 1 in new college football playoff rankings is somewhat surprising. The Alabama football program was destined to jump after spending the past two weeks at No. 5 in the college football playoff picture. Tide fans were "crimson" … [Read more...]

Watch College Football Playoff Committee Rankings Live Online Week 4 on ESPN2

Mississippi State Bulldogs Alabama Crimson Tide

College football fans everywhere knew last Saturday's games would scramble the college football playoff rankings picture. The most notable game, No. 1 Mississippi State Bulldogs against No. 5 Alabama Crimson Tide, was the biggest of the bunch, and the outcome certainly scrambled as promised. If you're not near the TV or ESPN2, you can watch College Football Playoff Committee Rankings live online Week 4 to see how the latest playoff rankings shake out. [UPDATE: The new rankings are in, and Alabama is No. 1. You can … [Read more...]

Why the Brooklyn Nets are NBA Finals Contenders

Brooklyn Nets Deron Williams Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry

Let’s go back to late October last year. The Brooklyn Nets had traded for veterans Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Jason Terry. They signed free agents Shaun Livingston and Alan Anderson, and drafted rookie power forward Mason Plumlee from Duke University. Brooklyn named future hall of famer Jason Kidd as their new head coach, along with an elite bench of assistant coaches. These guys, along with a healthy Deron Williams, Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez, were the perfect formula for success. That didn't go well. The Nets … [Read more...]

Pittsburgh Steelers Cut LeGarrette Blount After Monday Night Football Win

Pittsburgh Steelers Ben Roethlisberger

The Pittsburgh Steelers cut LeGarrette Blount on Tuesday, just hours after the team rallied for a 27-24 Monday Night Football win over the Tennessee Titans. Blount did not get a single carry in the MNF game, while Le'Veon Bell rushed for a career-high 204 yards. Without Blount in the backfield, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has one less option at his disposal through the end of the season. Big Ben has had some Big Games this season, in large part because he has the NFL's leading receiver, Antonio Brown, on his … [Read more...]

NFL Suspends Adrian Peterson Without Pay Through the 2014 Season

Vikings Adrian Peterson Lions

The NFL today suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson without pay through the end of the 2014 season including the playoffs. In announcing the suspension, the NFL said Peterson "will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15." If the Minnesota Vikings decide to cut Peterson, that date would eliminate the possibility of Peterson playing for another NFL team this season. Peterson has been on the commissioner's Exempt List since September after accusations surfaced of child abuse. The … [Read more...]

Watch Monday Night Football Online Pittsburgh Steelers vs Tennessee Titans Free Watch ESPN Live Stream

Pittsburgh Steelers Ben Roethlisberger

In spite of what ESPN and the NFL would like you to believe, tonight's MNF game is a bit of a bore. Both teams, the 6-4 Pittsburgh Steelers and 2-7 Tennessee Titans, are third in their respective divisions, and neither has played with any consistency unless you count the Titans' consistently bad performance against anything other than the other team's passing game. Still, there's one Big reason to watch Monday Night Football online Pittsburgh Steelers vs Tennessee Titans live streaming on ESPN: Ben … [Read more...]

Florida Football Coaching Search: Mississippi State Football Coach Not Ruled Out?

Mississippi State Bulldogs Alabama Crimson Tide

People pay attention when things happen like the University of Florida Gators firing head football coach Will Muschamp. Even in off years, the Florida Gators football program is one of the most-watched in all of college football. So when rumors swirl that Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen is a candidate in the Florida football coaching search, Gators fans nationwide take note. Florida announced Sunday that Muschamp will not return to coach the Gators football team next season. In fact, the athletic director … [Read more...]

Marshawn Lynch’s Weird Halftime Solitary Confinement was by Choice

Seattle Seahawks Marshawn Lynch vs. New Orleans Saints

One of the weirdest sights of the 2014-15 NFL season went down Sunday in the Seahawks / Chiefs game in Kansas City. With the Seahawks down 14-13 at the half, the entire Seattle team and coaching staff went to the locker room to discuss the plan of attack for the second half. Except one: their All-Pro running back stayed behind on the field. So what was up with Marshawn Lynch's weird halftime solitary confinement? With just about any other player, you'd have to question his sanity sitting outside, all alone, on the … [Read more...]

Latest AP College Football Poll: Florida State Seminoles No. 1

Jameis Winston FSU

The Alabama football team finally got its signature win, as the Alabama Crimson Tide toppled the top-ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday. The win wasn't enough to boost Alabama to the top spot in the latest AP college football poll, but it did help the Tide roll on up to the No. 2 spot after sitting at No. 4 previously. After a wild weekend of college football, the latest AP college football poll instead shows the Florida State Seminoles back on top. FSU had been the preseason No. 1 team before Mississippi … [Read more...]

Watch Indianapolis Colts vs New England Patriots Live Online Sunday Night Football Free Streaming

New England Patriots Tom Brady

The Indianapolis Colts host the New England Patriots tonight on Sunday Night Football, the first time Andrew Luck has faced Tom Brady at home. The Colts will hope Lucas Oil Stadium is more hospitable than Gillette Stadium, where Luck has struggled. Watch Indianapolis Colts vs New England Patriots live online Sunday Night Football stream free using various links or on NBC. Colts QB Andrew Luck has completed just 51.6 percent of his passes against the Patriots in his career. He's also thrown seven of his 36 career … [Read more...]