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All Rights Reserved en-us Wed, 02 Sep 2015 17:28:40 -0400 5 2015 preseason Crystal Ball: SI picks the playoff, Heisman, hot seat, more http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/college-football-preseason-predictions-crystal-ball-2015?xid=si_topstories SI's college football writers makes their picks for the College Football Playoff, Heisman Trophy and more. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/college-football-preseason-predictions-crystal-ball-2015 marquee 2015 preseason Crystal Ball: SI picks the playoff, Heisman, hot seat, more SI Staff MMQB Mailbag: The Most Indispensable QB http://www.si.com/external/link/mmqb-mailbag-most-indispensable-qb?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 07:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/mmqb-mailbag-most-indispensable-qb marquee MMQB Mailbag: The Most Indispensable QB Peter King Peter King Planning your Fall: Ranking each and every week of the 2015 NFL season http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/ranking-each-week-of-2015-nfl-season?xid=si_topstories Already planning out your weekends for this fall? Chris Burke is here to help you out by ranking all 17 weeks of the 2015 NFL schedule from most interesting (plan to park yourself on your couch) to least interesting (a good week to, say, attend a wedding). Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:46:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/ranking-each-week-of-2015-nfl-season marquee Planning your Fall: Ranking each and every week of the 2015 NFL season Chris Burke Chris Burke Meet the walk-on D-lineman who's also a bounty hunter http://www.si.com/external/link/meet-walk-d-lineman-whos-also-bounty-hunter?xid=si_topstories Meet the walk-on D-lineman who's also a bounty hunter Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/meet-walk-d-lineman-whos-also-bounty-hunter marquee Meet the walk-on D-lineman who's also a bounty hunter Lindsay Schnell Lindsay Schnell College Football Podcast: Previews, picks for biggest games of Week 1 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/college-football-podcast-week-one-preview-picks?xid=si_topstories The SI College Football Podcast breaks down the biggest games of Week 1 and picks some winners. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/college-football-podcast-week-one-preview-picks topstories College Football Podcast: Previews, picks for biggest games of Week 1 Zac Ellis Zac Ellis 2015-16 Preseason Bowl Projections: Who will make the playoff this year? http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/01/college-football-preseason-bowl-projections-2015-16?xid=si_topstories Who will make the College Football Playoff this season? Who's headed to the rest of the bowl games? Here are our full bowl projections. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 10:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/01/college-football-preseason-bowl-projections-2015-16 topstories 2015-16 Preseason Bowl Projections: Who will make the playoff this year? Zac Ellis Zac Ellis 7 college football teams that could fall off in 2015 http://www.si.com/external/link/7-college-football-teams-could-fall-2015?xid=si_topstories 7 college football teams that could fall off in 2015 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/7-college-football-teams-could-fall-2015 topstories 7 college football teams that could fall off in 2015 Do Nationals, Giants have playoff hopes, or is NL field already set? http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/09/02/national-league-playoff-chances-nationals-giants?xid=si_topstories With their postseason odds falling fast, do either of the Nationals or Giants have any hope of cracking the National League's playoff picture? Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/09/02/national-league-playoff-chances-nationals-giants topstories Do Nationals, Giants have playoff hopes, or is NL field already set? Cliff Corcoran Cliff Corcoran U.S. Open Day 3: Serena advances; Fish's career comes to an end http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/02/us-open-day-3-recap?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/02/us-open-day-3-recap topstories U.S. Open Day 3: Serena advances; Fish's career comes to an end Jamie Lisanti Former star Houston QB happy with transfer to Michigan http://www.si.com/external/link/former-star-houston-qb-happy-transfer-michigan?xid=si_topstories Former star Houston QB happy with transfer to Michigan Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/former-star-houston-qb-happy-transfer-michigan topstories Former star Houston QB happy with transfer to Michigan Pete Thamel Pete Thamel Woman sues Mike Riley, saying Oregon State culture led to her rape http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/oregon-state-mike-riley-rape-culture-lawsuit?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/oregon-state-mike-riley-rape-culture-lawsuit topstories Woman sues Mike Riley, saying Oregon State culture led to her rape SI Wire <![CDATA[Tom Brady jokes he had an "enjoyable offseason" at Patriots gala]]> http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/tom-brady-new-england-patriots-deflategate-offseason?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/tom-brady-new-england-patriots-deflategate-offseason topstories SI Wire What a new college course devoted to the topic of Deflategate looks like http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/01/deflategate-course-unh-patriots-tom-brady-roger-goodell?xid=si_topstories Tue, 01 Sep 2015 20:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/01/deflategate-course-unh-patriots-tom-brady-roger-goodell topstories What a new college course devoted to the topic of Deflategate looks like Michael McCann Michael McCann Mailbag: De Gea transfer debacle, USMNT, MLS vs. NASL, Klopas, more http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/09/01/mailbag-usmnt-fifa-chicharito-mls-de-gea-transfer-window?xid=si_topstories Grant Wahl opens the mailbag, answering your questions on the transfer deadline, U.S. men's national team, Frank Klopas's firing, MLS and much more. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:40:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/09/01/mailbag-usmnt-fifa-chicharito-mls-de-gea-transfer-window topstories Mailbag: De Gea transfer debacle, USMNT, MLS vs. NASL, Klopas, more Grant Wahl Grant Wahl <![CDATA[Jon Gruden calls Raiders' return to Los Angeles ?inevitable?]]> http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/oakland-raiders-los-angeles-relocation-jon-gruden-inevitable?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/oakland-raiders-los-angeles-relocation-jon-gruden-inevitable topstories SI Wire Audibles Podcast: How QB decisions and suspensions will affect Week 1 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/audibles-podcast-nfl-preseason-kirk-cousins-tyrod-taylor?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/audibles-podcast-nfl-preseason-kirk-cousins-tyrod-taylor topstories Audibles Podcast: How QB decisions and suspensions will affect Week 1 CBS will use pylon cameras in NFL broadcasts this season http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/cbs-sports-nfl-broadcasts-pylon-cameras?xid=si_topstories CBS will use pylon cameras in NFL broadcasts this season. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/cbs-sports-nfl-broadcasts-pylon-cameras topstories CBS will use pylon cameras in NFL broadcasts this season SI Wire Watch: Female MMA fighter puts would-be robber in chokehold http://www.si.com/extra-mustard/2015/09/02/monique-bastos-female-mma-fighter-robber-chokehold-video?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/extra-mustard/2015/09/02/monique-bastos-female-mma-fighter-robber-chokehold-video topstories Watch: Female MMA fighter puts would-be robber in chokehold Extra Mustard play fantasy http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy?xid=si_topstories Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:30:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy topstories play fantasy <![CDATA[Ronda Rousey wants to face ?Cyborg? Justino before retiring in her 30s]]> http://www.si.com/mma/2015/09/01/ronda-rousey-ufc-retirement-cyborg-justino?xid=si_topstories Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mma/2015/09/01/ronda-rousey-ufc-retirement-cyborg-justino topstories SI Wire SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 http://www.si.com/external/link/sicoms-top-100-nba-players-2016?xid=si_topstories SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/sicoms-top-100-nba-players-2016 xltile SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 http://www.si.com/external/link/sicoms-top-100-nba-players-2016?xid=si_topstories SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/sicoms-top-100-nba-players-2016 xwtile SI.com's Top 100 NBA Players of 2016 Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney Which surprise teams can get off to hot starts this season? #DearAndy http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/dear-andy-surprise-starts-sec-defensive-coordinators?xid=si_topstories In this pre-Week 1 #DearAndy, Andy Staples picks some teams that can get off to fast starts and which new defensive coordinator will have the biggest impact. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:55:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-football/2015/09/02/dear-andy-surprise-starts-sec-defensive-coordinators writer Which surprise teams can get off to hot starts this season? #DearAndy Andy Staples Andy Staples Nick Kyrgios's continued antics mark the end of an era for Australian tennis http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/02/nick-kyrgios-murray-australian-tennis-lleyton-hewitt?xid=si_topstories In his loss to Andy Murray on Tuesday night, Nick Kyrgios kept up his bad-boy behavior and continued to breach one of tennis' most revered codes. Is this the end of an era for Australian tennis? Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/02/nick-kyrgios-murray-australian-tennis-lleyton-hewitt writer Nick Kyrgios's continued antics mark the end of an era for Australian tennis S.L. Price S.L. Price D-Backs to the future: Arizona has pieces for contention in 2016, beyond http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/09/02/arizona-diamondbacks-paul-goldschmidt-aj-pollock-contention?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 12:38:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/09/02/arizona-diamondbacks-paul-goldschmidt-aj-pollock-contention writer D-Backs to the future: Arizona has pieces for contention in 2016, beyond Ben Reiter Ben Reiter Five thoughts on Day 2: First round sets U.S. Open record for retirements http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/01/us-open-day-2-first-round-record-retirements?xid=si_topstories Five thoughts from Day Two on Tuesday at the 2015 U.S. Open, where a first round record for retirements was set and some normal order was restored as top seeds advanced. Tue, 01 Sep 2015 19:51:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/09/01/us-open-day-2-first-round-record-retirements writer Five thoughts on Day 2: First round sets U.S. Open record for retirements Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim Predicting the top 10 high-impact seniors for 2015-16 http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/09/01/high-impact-seniors-georges-niang-marcus-paige?xid=si_topstories Iowa State's Georges Niang, North Carolina's Marcus Paige and Oklahoma's Buddy Hield among SI's top projected seniors for the 2015-16 season. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 10:01:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/college-basketball/2015/09/01/high-impact-seniors-georges-niang-marcus-paige writer Predicting the top 10 high-impact seniors for 2015-16 Dan Greene Dan Greene Jason Day's surge means golf has a new big three http://www.si.com/external/link/jason-days-surge-means-golf-has-new-big-three?xid=si_topstories Jason Day's surge means golf has a new big three Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/jason-days-surge-means-golf-has-new-big-three writer Jason Day's surge means golf has a new big three Gary Van Sickle Gary Van Sickle Why Cowboys will be best team to miss playoffs in 2015 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/dallas-cowboys-will-miss-playoffs?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated senior writer Don Banks explains why the Dallas Cowboys will not be as successful as they were last season and whether or not... Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:33:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/dallas-cowboys-will-miss-playoffs lists Why Cowboys will be best team to miss playoffs in 2015 Bills gain most from Tom Brady's suspension http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/bills-benefit-tom-brady-suspension?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated senior writer Don Banks breaks down why the Buffalo Bills benefit the most from Tom Brady's suspension. Wed, 02 Sep 2015 14:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/bills-benefit-tom-brady-suspension lists Bills gain most from Tom Brady's suspension Packers can reach Super Bowl despite Jordy Nelson's injury http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/green-bay-packers-super-bowl-losing-jordy-nelson?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated senior writer Don Banks says the Green Bay Packers have enough depth at wide receiver to overcome Jordy Nelson's season-ending... Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:02:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/green-bay-packers-super-bowl-losing-jordy-nelson lists Packers can reach Super Bowl despite Jordy Nelson's injury Can JJ Watt lift Texans to playoffs? http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/jj-watt-houston-texans-playoff-odds?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated senior writer Don Banks explains why the Houston Texans may struggle to make the postseason despite having the best defensive... Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/jj-watt-houston-texans-playoff-odds lists Can JJ Watt lift Texans to playoffs? Chargers to emerge as AFC's most improved team? http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/san-diego-chargers-afc-west-most-improved-team?xid=si_topstories Sports Illustrated senior writer Don Banks explains why the addition of rookie RB Melvin Gordon will enable the San Diego Chargers to capture the... Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:03:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/video/2015/09/02/san-diego-chargers-afc-west-most-improved-team lists Chargers to emerge as AFC's most improved team? Leonard Marshall on CTE, Concussion, and the NFL then and now http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/leonard-marshall-nfl-concussion-movie-cte?xid=si_topstories Wed, 02 Sep 2015 16:03:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/09/02/leonard-marshall-nfl-concussion-movie-cte bigtiles Leonard Marshall on CTE, Concussion, and the NFL then and now Doug Farrar Doug Farrar