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Defensive Line All-Stars: Breaking down Week 2's standouts

It was another fun week of NFL football as defenses did their best to stop the many explosive weapons permeating the league. And from controlling the line of scrimmage in the running game to embarrassing blockers while rushing the passer, a few defensive linemen stood out. Below, we’ll highlight the most impressive D-line players from Week 2: (Note: Since 3-4 ...

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Around the Horn: For disappointing Angels, Trout extension is crucial

Mike Trout is under contract through 2020, yet his free agency feels imminent. That dissonance reflects the state of the Los Angeles Angels as they totter toward the finish line of another failure of a season, the latest in a long-running series. Two years of a Trout-esque talent in his prime would be The Window for most teams, a stretch ...

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No change in Cy races, but debate rages on

Remember when the biggest issue surrounding the 2018 Cy Young Awards was Jacob deGrom‘s win total? Has it really been two weeks since that was the subject of all those hot takes? Those were such simpler times. Turns out, National League voters may end up having it easy compared to what’s happening in the American League. At least in the ...

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Report: Brown a no-show at Steelers' facility Monday

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown did not report to team facilities Monday, one day after he left the locker room and refused to speak to reporters following a 42-37 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, according to Ed Bouchette and Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Brown made headlines Monday after replying to a tweet fro… NFL | theScore

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Porcello: Red Sox 'need to win a championship'

Conquering the AL East for the third straight season and setting a new franchise record in wins will not be enough if the Boston Red Sox come up short in the postseason. At least not if you ask right-handed starter Rick Porcello, who’s ready to contribute in any way imaginable if it improves the… MLB | theScore

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This is MLB's best team (it's not the Red Sox)

The Astros aren’t going to win the most games in baseball this year, because the Red Sox will. Houston won’t have the top seed in the American League playoffs, because Boston will. A year ago at this time, the Astros were celebrating a division title, thanks to a 15-game lead over the Angels. This year, they won’t clinch the AL ...

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Durant jokes about joining Rams; HC McVay would welcome him

Kevin Durant is one of this generation’s most decorated NBA players. But, there’s an offer on the table in case the Golden State Warriors superstar is interested in taking on a new challenge. The 2014 MVP praised <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///nfl/teams/21" href="https://www.thescore.com/nfl/t… NBA | theScore

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