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Saquon Barkley named top-5 player in college football by Sports Illustrated – Landof10.com

Saquon Barkley named top-5 player in college football by Sports Illustrated – Landof10.com

Saquon Barkley won’t have to worry about name recognition as he vies for the 2017 Heisman Trophy. The Penn State tailback is already known as one of the best players in the country. The latest proof of that comes in Sports Illustrated’s list of the top 100 players in college football. Barkley is ranked No. […]

A college football player thought he and a friend were going to meet up with two women. Instead, they were abducted … – ESPN

A college football player thought he and a friend were going to meet up with two women. Instead, they were abducted … – ESPN

When neither Kollias nor his teammate came home that morning, their respective roommates reported them missing. Campus police immediately took the reports seriously. Both players had reputations for quickly responding to text messages and phone calls. Police were especially concerned that their phones were off and their Find My iPhone apps disabled. The University of […]

Michael Vick throws eight touchdowns in inaugural flag football game – NBCSports.com

Michael Vick throws eight touchdowns in inaugural flag football game – NBCSports.com

AP Michael Vick is still capable of putting up big numbers. The former Falcons quarterback led his team of retirees to a 64-41 win over the team led by wide receiver Terrell Owens in last night’s debut of the American Flag Football League in San Jose. Via JuliaKate Culpepper of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Vick threw for […]

Alyssa Derrick, after her football video spiraled out of control: 'This is normal for me' – ESPN

Alyssa Derrick, after her football video spiraled out of control: 'This is normal for me' – ESPN

By Matt Eisenberg | Jun 27, 2017espnW.com UMaine Athletics University of Maine third baseman Alyssa Derrick wants to be known for more than throwing a football. Alyssa Derrick was getting so many notifications after her viral video made its rounds on social media that her phone died midway through her double shift at the Chinese […]

Realignment rewind: How last round of movement affected CFB – ESPN

Realignment rewind: How last round of movement affected CFB – ESPN

9:30 AM ET Heather Dinich Close ESPN Senior Writer College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of Indiana University Sam Khan Jr. Close ESPN Staff Writer Covers Texas A&M and the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of the University of Houston. The winds of change blew frequently in the early part of the […]

Fantasy Football: Wide Receiver Breakout Candidates – Forbes

Fantasy Football: Wide Receiver Breakout Candidates – Forbes

Forbes Fantasy Football: Wide Receiver Breakout CandidatesForbesFantasy football isn’t in season yet? Nonsense. Earlier this week we got the ball rolling with running back breakout candidates, today let’s delve into some wide receivers available late in drafts that are poised for breakout seasons. As I mentioned in …

On Football Outsiders' poor criticism of the Packers' player acquisition – Acme Packing Company

On Football Outsiders' poor criticism of the Packers' player acquisition – Acme Packing Company

On Football Outsiders’ poor criticism of the Packers’ player acquisition – Acme Packing Company clockmore-arrow Alternate title: charts and infographics can too easily mislead their readers.

SportPesa to end Kenya football league sponsorship over tax – BBC News

SportPesa to end Kenya football league sponsorship over tax – BBC News

Image copyright SportPesa Image caption SportPesa supports several top clubs in the Kenya premier League Sport betting company SportPesa has announced it will end sponsorship of the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) after the government imposed a hefty tax increase on gaming revenue. Company boss Ronald Karauri said the 35% increase would negatively affect its business […]

Fantasy Football Podcast: Debating Lynch, Ajayi and more – FOXSports.com

Fantasy Football Podcast: Debating Lynch, Ajayi and more – FOXSports.com

  FOXSports.com Fantasy analyst John Halpin sees Marshawn Lynch as too big of a risk to draft at his current Average Draft Position in Round 2. FOXSports.com colleague Ryan Fowler thinks Halpin is being waaaaaay to pessimistic about Beast Mode. Listen to the debate on rising draft stock in the latest edition of the FOX Fantasy […]

It's the summer of American football for Pope Francis – Washington Post

It's the summer of American football for Pope Francis – Washington Post

Straight to the Vatican Museums, probably. (L’Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP) If Pope Francis wasn’t familiar with American football before, he sure is now after the last couple of months. On Wednesday, a group of NFL Hall of Famers received an audience at the Vatican with His Holiness, who was presented with an autographed Hall […]