How Mets’ history of hot-stove horrors haunts their new GM – New York Post

How Mets’ history of hot-stove horrors haunts their new GM – New York Post

Brodie Van Wagenen isn’t just dealing with Noah Syndergaard as the Mets’ hot stove begins to crank up past 200 degrees; there is the perpetual ghost of Nolan Ryan haunting every telephone call and text message. He isn’t just kicking the tires on Robinson Cano; there is the forever specter of Carlos Baerga and Robbie […]

Michigan's complete game dominates North Carolina – ESPN

Michigan's complete game dominates North Carolina – ESPN

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The country’s top-scoring major conference team visited the country’s stingiest defense Wednesday night in the marquee matchup of this year’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge. It was your standard unstoppable force-immovable object conundrum. Except it turns out the immovable object can get out and run a bit too. No. 7 Michigan matched its […]

Gus Malzahn to an Auburn commit today: I’m ‘gonna be the coach’ – AL.com

Gus Malzahn to an Auburn commit today: I’m ‘gonna be the coach’ – AL.com

The last 36 hours have produced reports of all kinds. On Monday, it was a report from the Alabama Reporter that former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops had met with Auburn “powerbrokers.” This afternoon, 247Sports reported that current head coach Gus Malzahn was “on the verge” of accepting a reduced buyout to stay at Auburn. Amid […]

Sources: Zack Steffen heading to Manchester City in transfer… – The Athletic

Sources: Zack Steffen heading to Manchester City in transfer… – The Athletic

The Columbus Crew and Major League Soccer are close to finalizing a transfer that will send U.S. national team goalkeeper Zack Steffen to Manchester City for a fee somewhere between $7 million and $10 million, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the deal. The move would be completed when the international transfer window opens […]

Bowl Predictions 2018: Projections for College Football Playoff

Bowl Predictions 2018: Projections for College Football Playoff

Mark J. Terrill/Associated Press After the final full Saturday schedule in college football, 81 teams are eligible to play in bowl games. However, not all of the programs that reached the six-win mark will play in the postseason since there are 78 bowl berths available. Nothing will be finalized until next Sunday, but teams are […]

Postgame Players: NC State discusses 34-28 win over UNC

Postgame Players: NC State discusses 34-28 win over UNC

(Photo: James Guillory, USA TODAY Sports)   CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Following NC State’s 34-28 overtime victory against UNC in Chapel Hill, NC State players spoke to the media about the eighth win of the season. Below are videos and transcripts from Ryan Finley, Reggie Gallaspy and Brock Miller following the third straight win […]

Alabama-Auburn: Tide pull away in dominant Iron Bowl to finish 12-0

Alabama-Auburn: Tide pull away in dominant Iron Bowl to finish 12-0

Alabama — and quarterback Tua Tagovailoa — made a statement in Saturday’s Iron Bowl win against Auburn. The Tide won 52-21, easily eclipsing 24-point line they were given heading into the game. Tagovailoa completed 25 of 32 passes for 324 yards and five touchdowns (tying a single-game school record). A rushing touchdown gave him six […]