Padres Not Pursuing Shortstop After Missing On Trea Turner

The Padres’ bid to sign Trea Turner — which reportedly included a larger offer than he accepted in Philadelphia, even after accounting for California’s higher income tax — caught plenty of fans and pundits off-guard. The Padres already have Fernando Tatis Jr., Ha-Seong Kim, Manny Machado and Jake Cronenworth as options in the infield, and … Read more

Week 14 NFL Power Rankings: Here Come the Bengals

Injuries are the worst part of football, and they’re impacting multiple teams in The Ringer’s latest NFL power rankings. The San Francisco 49ers, despite a convincing win over the high-flying Miami Dolphins on Sunday, drop to no. 9 after starting quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo suffered a season-ending foot injury. The Baltimore Ravens aren’t tumbling yet, but … Read more

College football’s biggest names to enter on Day 1

Spencer Sanders, QB, Oklahoma State (Photo: Ben Queen, USA TODAY Sports) Oklahoma State quarterback Spencer Sanders is entering the transfer portal, he announced Monday. Multiple sources tell 247Sports that Sanders told several teammates on Monday he plans on exploring his options in the portal.  The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Sanders started for the Cowboys each of … Read more