Nick Saban and Kirby Smart don’t mind UCF’s national title claim

The 13-0 UCF Knightsare acting like they’re college football’s national champions. They’re not, really, because they didn’t make the Playoff. But their claim is no more dubious than these two dozen title claims by Power 5 schools. Their resume wouldn’t even be all that different than title game participant Alabama’s, if Bama won. UCF’s title […]


UFC 217: Georges St-Pierre beats Michael Bisping to win middleweight title after 4-year layoff

Georges St-Pierre fought in his first match since 2013, and he was successful in besting Michael Bisping for the UFC Middlweight Championship at UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre, thanks to a third-round submission. St-Pierre retired from the sport in 2013, relinquishing the UFC Welterweight Championship that he had defended nine consecutive times after a narrow […]


Astros parade 2017 live updates: Highlights from Houston celebrating a World Series title

The Houston Astros defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday, giving them their first-ever championship in their 56-year history. Now, on Friday afternoon, Houston celebrates along with its baseball team, as the championship parade rolls through the city. You can watch the parade itself here… …and follow along […]


Roger Federer Wins Record Eighth Wimbledon Title

LONDON, July 16 (Reuters) – Behind Roger Federer’s artistry and charm lies a ruthless streak of razor-edged steel which surfaced again on Sunday as he thrashed suffering Marin Cilic 6-3 6-1 6-4 to secure a record eighth men’s Wimbledon singles title. The incomparable Swiss turned his 11th Wimbledon final into a procession as tearful seventh […]


Do 2018 college football recruits even remember your team’s last national title?

Jan 1, 2000. If you’re a college football recruit in the class of 2018, that is roughly the average of when you were born. You were a Y2K baby. And the lens through which current recruits view college football is far different than the average fan. Two things recently hammered home this point for me. […]

Baseball: World Baseball Classic-Final-USA at Puerto Rico

U.S. Wins First World Baseball Classic Title With 8-0 Rout Of Puerto Rico

March 22 (Reuters) – The United States broke through to win their first World Baseball Classic title with an emphatic 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico in Los Angeles on Wednesday behind the stellar pitching of Marcus Stroman and a 13-hit attack. Puerto Rico came in with a spotless 7-0 record in the 16-team tournament but […]