Aug 8, 2018

Daily Roundup: August 8

Catch up on the latest sports news: The Fort Worth Star-Telegram is reporting that Baylor University is considering a self-imposed NCAA bowl ban in the 2018 season. Ten years ago, Brett Favre played for the New York Jets – and he was better than you may remember. The Maryland men’s basketball team will rely on [...]

Aug 7, 2018

Daily Roundup: August 7

What you need to know in sports today: NASCAR chief executive Brian Z. France is taking a leave of absence after being arrested on charges of drunken driving and drug possession. Chicago Blackhawks Hall of Famer Stan Mikita, who died today at age 78, revolutionized the game when he accidentally discovered the benefits of a curved [...]

Aug 6, 2018

Daily Roundup: August 6

Fill up on sports knowledge to start your week: Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson had his dazzling rookie season cut short by injury, but he is ready for an encore. The Washington Post’s Neil Greenberg outlines the two teams he believes are best positioned for success. The Atlanta Hawks are rebuilding, but The Ringer’s Justin Verrier asks: Do [...]

Aug 3, 2018

Daily Roundup: August 3

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer was placed on paid administrative leave Wednesday while the university investigates whether he knew about domestic violence allegations against a longtime assistant coach. Here’s what you need to know: The Columbus Dispatch breaks down what we know about Meyer’s situation so far. For more, here’s a link to the Dispatch’s complete [...]

Aug 2, 2018

Daily Roundup: August 2

A few reminders that sports is never just sports: Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer has been placed on administrative leave after a report that he knew about a domestic abuse allegation against an assistant coach and did nothing. The Houston Astros traded for closer Roberto Osuna, who is suspended for violating the league’s domestic violence [...]