Carl Lewis, long jumpers slam proposed change to Olympic event: ‘Wait until April 1st for April Fools jokes’

Olympic legend Carl Lewis is fully against a new idea from World Athletics. (Photo by Fernando de Dios/Getty Images) No track and field meet is complete without the excitement the long jump can provide. But a proposed format change could take away one of the event’s most foundational aspects, and Olympic legend Carl Lewis isn’t … Read more

ESPN’s Graziano believes Aiyuk trade ‘most likely’ outcome for 49ers

ESPN’s Graziano believes Aiyuk trade ‘most likely’ outcome for 49ers originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area The 49ers are headed for a salary cap conundrum, but it’s nothing the reigning NFC champions haven’t figured out before. And while contract restructuring has worked in the past for San Francisco, ESPN’s Dan Graziano doesn’t see it … Read more

Change is coming to CFP; what will it look like?

Change is coming to the next iteration of the College Football Playoff. Get ready for more automatic qualifiers. In a nine-hour meeting on Wednesday in Dallas, CFP leaders explored new playoff models that included granting multiple automatic qualifiers to the four power conferences in a 14-team format — an expected move in the SEC and … Read more

How family has been the driving force of Alissa Pili’s evolution into a star

Utah forward Alissa Pili (35) is defended by South Carolina forward Chloe Kitts (21) during the Hoophall Women’s Basketball Showcase on Dec. 10, 2023, at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. (Photo by M. Anthony Nesmith/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) It’s easy for the Pili family to draw attention. Nine kids, plus two parents, often … Read more

Bob Nightengale reveals an interesting report on Cody Bellinger’s market

Bob Nightengale reveals an interesting report on Cody Bellinger’s market originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Cody Bellinger has been dominating spring training talks, as the former Cubs center fielder still remains unsigned at this juncture. And fans aren’t happy. North Siders want to see their beloved NL Comeback Player of the Year back at … Read more

Southland Conference suspends 8 players after wild brawl between Incarnate Word and Texas A&M Commerce

An ugly fight broke out at the end of Texas A&M-Commerce’s overtime win against Incarnate Word on Monday night, which led to the Southland Conference suspending eight players. (Lance King/Getty Images) The Southland Conference suspended eight players on Wednesday after . A&M-Commerce players Jerome Brewer, Ant Abraham and Kwo Agwa will be suspended for three … Read more