Category Archives: News

A Champions League final primer for the World Cup fan

The Champions League final is, of course, a big deal. It’s the culmination of the European football season. It’s the biggest fixture that the club game has. And as an added bonus, this year’s finalists, Liverpool and Real Madrid, who play Saturday, are exciting and interesting in hopefully complementary ways……………….Read More

Aaron Rodgers: I don’t know why you’d cut Jordy and bring in Dez

Aaron Rodgers was unhappy when the Packers released Jordy Nelson, and it doesn’t make sense to the quarterback that the team would replace Nelson with another high-priced receiver…………….Read More

Rashaan Evans already sees “night and day” difference in NFL

Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans played college football at Alabama, the closest thing college football produces to an NFL program. And even at that level, the first-rounder immediately noticed a stark difference at rookie minicamp………………….Read More

Neymar “annoyed” by latest (and constant) transfer speculation

It’s all just one unfortunate part of being Neymar, though, as he says this kind of speculation comes up “my whole life, every transfer window.” The most expensive signing off all time ($263 million), Neymar arrived at PSG from Barcelona only last summer and tallied 19 goals and 13 assists in 20 Ligue 1 games (28 and 16 in 30 games – all competitions) before suffering a season-ending injury in February. He was named the Ligue 1 Player of the Year on Sunday……………..Read More