Raiders hype train derailed by Sunday night embarrassment

Prior to Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, the Oakland Raiders were being trumpeted as the team du jour, and how could they not be?Marshawn Lynch getting hyphy on the sideline during a Week 2 victory over the New York Jets made national headlines, with many fans taking solace in

Thursday Night Fun: Rams-49ers just saved the NFL season

No football fan would have predicted that a game between the San Francisco 49ers and Los Angeles Rams on Thursday night would be the best contest of the NFL season through three weeks - and yet, here we are.A week after the Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans made a strong

Thursday night wager: Take the points in ugly Texans-Bengals matchup

Since its inception, Thursday Night Football has disappointed with a number of terrible games, and this week's matchup between the Houston Texans and Cincinnati Bengals isn't doing much to reverse that trend.The clubs combined for home losses by a 49-7 scoreline in Week 1, submitting arguably the two worst performances

Singapore Grand Prix: Get ready for a special sparkle at F1 night race

There's something a bit special about the Singapore Grand Prix, and mostly it's the night thing. Without it, the Marina Bay track would most likely be just another right-angle-dominated street circuit in an environment in which the major concern would be how many litres of water one needed to drink

No. 5 Oklahoma looks for revenge at No. 2 Ohio State Saturday night

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield clearly recalls the blowout in Norman when Ohio State came to town a year ago. The young Buckeyes dominated, quieting the home crowd in a 45-24 thumping of the Sooners.Oklahoma didn't lose a game after that, reeling off 11 straight victories. On Saturday