Oy, oy captain! Picking captains can give coaches headaches

As college football season approaches teams all over the country are choosing captains, those hard-working, high-character players who set an example for their teammates to follow through both actions and words.

  • Written by By RALPH D. RUSSO , AP College Football Writer

FANTASY PLAYS: Elliott's suspension makes RB spot tougher

The running back position was already one of the most volatile in fantasy football to strategize for. Ezekiel Elliott's six game suspension makes it even tougher as fantasy players prepare for upcoming drafts.

  • Written by By JOE GALLINA , Fantasy Sports Network

Smith, Locklear lead wave of new faces at US championships

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Technically, Ragan Smith never stepped foot on the floor as a competitor at the 2016 Summer Olympics as the star-studded U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team beat a steady and relentless path to the podium on its way to medal after medal after medal.


  • Written by By WILL GRAVES , AP Sports Writer