Mariner outfielder Jarred Kelenic can’t live up to the hype

YES.Image: AP Seattle Mariners outfielder Jarred Kelenic would be a savior. He was supposed to help pull a franchise largely irrelevant in the annals of baseball history to the World Series. He was a very popular choice for the 2021 AL Rookie of the Year Award last year. While the team has gotten a lot … Read more

Seahawk’s Initial Depth Chart Has Geno Smith as Starting QB

Image: AP “What if – and this is purely hypothetical – we float to an unofficial depth to see how they react?” – (Probably) Pete Carroll buzzes around a 3-hour coaching meeting, some Adderall and five sugar-free Red Bulls deep, trying to figure out how to make the Seattle fans a reality in which Geno … Read more

Air Force football was a favorite in all its games this season

DeAndre HughesPhoto: AP As Vegas oddsmakers begin to trickle their predictions for the 2022 college football season, the darkest pictures become a little clearer. Benchmarks become tangible for every team. It’s easy bulletin board material. Most of the people who make these props have never played the sport at a high level, so what the … Read more

Miami’s new dressing room is sparkling – it would be really nice if its namesake, The Rock, drops by from time to time

Rock “The Dwayne” JohnsonPhoto: AP There’s a reason this guy made sure to select Miami in Deadspins mock college conference redesign. In the past, Miami battled through all sorts of drawbacks to become one of college football’s most recognizable brands. It is a private school that plays in a professional stadium, away from campus, in … Read more

USMNT must get on the Brandon Vazquez train

Brandon VazquezPhoto: Getty Images Yes I know. We do this every few months. Actually have our whole lives, except maybe that brief Jozy Altidore interlude… until he dropped his hammy in Brazil. And we will continue to do this every few months for the rest of our lives, pinning our hopes on a true No. … Read more