March Madness bracketology: Houston loses, Texas makes case for top seed

Hard to believe as it may be, January is winding down. With that means a renewed focus on the projected NCAA tournament field as time dwindles until Selection Sunday in March. This weekend marks a key opportunity for several teams: the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, which sets up marquee matchups between two of the sport’s best … Read more

Fox’s Greg Olsen shines during the NFL playoffs as Tom Brady looms

1. “Fine. Bench me. But I’m gonna make it hard as s— for you to bench me.” That was Fox NFL analyst Greg Olsen on the SI Media Podcast just over a month ago when talking about the prospect of Tom Brady replacing him in the booth whenever the legendary quarterback retires. After two weeks … Read more

Australian Open midterm grades: Favorites Djokovic and Swiatek still alive

Novak Djokovic, one of the favorites to win the 2023 Australian Open, is still alive in the tournament. Mike Frey/USA TODAY Sports Both of the 2022 Australian Open champions were out by round two: Ash Barty having retired and Rafa Nadal having declined to retire from a match despite an obvious injury. The entire “Break … Read more