Friday, September 4, 2015
By Bob Lobel (@boblobel)
"Go ahead, make my day.”
There are many ways to describe the anguish fans have been put through during the last seven months, which I believe is the gestation period for an ostrich. You know, the one that puts its head in the sand. Heads have been in the sand for a long time on this story, which wasn’t a story, but became one when nobody had a clue as to why it took seven months to talk about and decide it.
Call it a storybook ending.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
|Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliot is really good.|
College football gets going with the largest FBS kickoff showcase ever tonight. With 19 games on the schedule for this evening, eight more to come on Friday, and then the "true" kickoff on Saturday, the sheer number of teams, conferences, coaching personalities and players can be overwhelming.
Some people dive into every bit of that, and some people prefer a more casual approach. This article is for the latter. So, with that in mind, let's take a look around the country at what you should know about the upcoming college football season.
By Joe Parello (@HerewegoJoe)
New England Patriots Hall of Famer and three-time Super Bowl champion Troy Brown was at the Xfinity store in Newton Wednesday, talking up a new Comcast sports app, and giving his thoughts on Tom Brady and the Patriots' upcoming season.
Legendary sportscaster Bob Lobel wants to hear from you in his poll of the week.
This week, Lobel's question centers around two organizations that have taken their share of lumps over the past few weeks.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
By Justin Sherman (@JShermOfficial)
It was a bounce back week for Welshman Gareth Bale, and a week of (relative) struggles for the world's two top players.
Here's who is rising, and who is falling, in the top tier of Spanish soccer.