The Cowboys Are Now Fully Dak Prescott's Team. He Says He's Ready

The Cowboys Are Now Fully Dak Prescott's Team. He Says He's Ready

OXNARD, Calif. — The excuses might as well be right there for Dak Prescott, sitting on the coffee table in this spacious Residence Inn guest room. He could tell you that his NFL sophomore slump was thanks to Dez Bryant and Jason Witten getting older. Or to some moving parts along the offensive line. Or […]

Man City beats Chelsea in a Community Shield that taught us very little

Man City beats Chelsea in a Community Shield that taught us very little

If Sunday’s Community Shield was any indication, the 2018-19 Premier League season could look a lot like the 2017-18 one. Manchester City sliced through Chelsea to the type of comprehensive victory that took it 19 points clear at the top of the Premier League a year ago. But the Community Shield probably wasn’t any indication. […]

Fantasy Football 2018: Standard League Mock Draft and Position Strategy

Fantasy Football 2018: Standard League Mock Draft and Position Strategy

Julio Cortez/Associated Press Are you ready for some football? A fantasy party? Sure you are. It’s August, an entire month dedicated to fantasy football research and overanalyzing training camp practices and preseason games. Keeping in the spirit, I’ve compiled a five-round mock draft for a standard-scoring, 10-team league. After each round, I’ll explain my thinking […]

Giants win 4th straight behind Madison Bumgarner's arm, bat

Giants win 4th straight behind Madison Bumgarner's arm, bat

PHOENIX — Madison Bumgarner had just finished his regular postgame Q&A when he walked past reporters and said, half-jokingly, “I can’t believe you didn’t ask me about the balk.” Yes, Bumgarner committed a balk Thursday night, and it was still on his mind even though the real story of an 8-1 Giants victory was Bumgarner […]

Giants' Johnny Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery

Giants' Johnny Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery

After weeks of pitching through pain, Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery. The team made the announcement Wednesday night. The #SFGiants announced today that right-handed pitcher Johnny Cueto will undergo Tommy John surgery tomorrow. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the procedure at the Kerlin Jobe clinic in Los Angeles. Cueto went 3-2 […]

WTA roundup: Serena Williams loses 6-1, 6-0

WTA roundup: Serena Williams loses 6-1, 6-0

In her first match since falling in the Wimbledon final, Serena Williams stumbled to the worst defeat of her career. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 14, 2018 Serena Williams of the U.S. in action during the women’s singles final against Germany’s Angelique Kerber […]

Johnny Manziel to start at QB for Montreal Alouettes

Johnny Manziel to start at QB for Montreal Alouettes

Johnny Manziel’s comeback tour will hit the field for the first time in a regular-season Canadian Football League tilt. The Montreal Alouettes announced on Tuesday that Manziel would start Friday’s game against his former team, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. ��Confirmed!�� Johnny Manziel will be the starting quarterback this Friday, August 3 against the @Ticats. #AlsMTL #ToujoursGame […]