I think many consider the Golden State Warriors the favorites to win the NBA title after signing forward Kevin Durant in the off-season. With Durant in the fold, many have been speculating whether or not the Warriors will threaten the regular season mark for wins that they surpassed last year.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has caused quite the stir by not standing during the national anthem. His stance has brought on a bunch of opinions on whether or not he is right or wrong.
With the first week of college football coming to an end later tonight, most teams are already looking ahead to this weekend’s games. The Oregon Ducks are set to host the Virginia Cavaliers this Saturday after their blowout win over UC Davis opening weekend.
When the Denver Broncos made the decision to release quarterback Mark Sanchez, it confirmed that Trevor Siemian will be the opening day starter. With Sanchez gone, first rounder Paxton Lynch will be his backup going into Thursday’s night game against the Carolina Panthers.
On Sunday night, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish lost a thriller to the upstart Texas Longhorns in prime time. While Texas fans are ready to claim that the Longhorns are back on the national stage, the same couldn’t be said about the Irish and their fans.
On Sunday night, the Texas Longhorns put the nation on notice after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in overtime. There were plenty of passes thrown throughout the game and there were a few that weren’t caught by the intended receiver.
Since the end of last season, the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees have been in talks about a contract extension. As the off-season progressed, both sides struggled to come to terms on a deal despite the Saints publicly saying they wanted Brees as their quarterback for years to come.
On Thursday night, the Carolina Panthers will open the season on the road against the Denver Broncos. While we all knew about this game for months, Panthers head coach Ron Rivera seems to have a problem with it now.
The Miami Dolphins are getting a little frustrated with wide receiver DeVante Parker. The former first rounder was injured throughout the 2015 season, some of which has lingered into training camp.
The story line garnering the most interest going into the 2016-17 NBA season is how the young Los Angeles Lakers will look. Many believe that point guard D’Angelo Russell and small forward Brandon Ingram are future stars for the Lakers, but there is a chance they one of them won’t be starting next season.