Handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com joins Greg DePalma with a live look at the Jockey Club Gold Cup, where the front-running Diversify holds off Keen Ice by a length to score his first graded stakes victory. The also preview the Santa Anita Sprint Championship out west, where the winner punches an automatic ticket into the Breeders’ Cup Sprint.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo look back at the Washington Nationals‘ 3-0 loss in Game 1 of their NL Division Series matchup with the Chicago Cubs. A strong outing by Nats ace Stephen Strasburg is squandered by a lack of offense, sending DC fans to thoughts of hockey’s Capitals and similar playoff ruin.
Head Coach DJ Durkin and the Terps are way ahead of expectations following big road wins at Texas and Minnesota. Now they face their toughest test yet with a date in Columbus against the mighty Buckeyes. Can new QB Max Bortenschlager help them pull off the outright upset? Maybe not, but at over 50-1 odds we have to ask why ourselves: why not roll the dice?
Greg DePalma previews Saturday’s top contests, as Miami seeks to end seven years of Florida State dominance in their ACC rivalry. Other games find No.1 Alabama at Texas A&M and Michigan State traveling to Michigan for their midseason showdown. Top injuries are updated – including Oregon going with its backup QB against surging Washington State – along with odds, trends and picks.
Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy, chief fantasy analyst for Ourlads.com, are joined by fantasy expert Dan Weinreich to look at what fantasy owners should consider for Oakland Raiders and Tennessee Titans players with QBs Derek Carr and Marcus Mariota out with injuries. Also, who shoulders the rushing load for the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks?
. Greg DePalma and co-host Tony Mejia set the stage for Week 5 in the NFL, starting with Thursday night’s clash that sends the New England Patriots – and a defense ranked dead last in the league – on the road to face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. A tasty Sunday also finds a playoff rematch as Green Bay visits Dallas and lone remaining unbeaten Kansas City at upstart Houston.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow preview the four Division Series matchups, as the New York Yankees and Arizona Diamondbacks survive wild outings in the wild-card round. The American League matchups get underway Thursday, with the National League starting Friday.
Greg DePalma and Dan Shonka, general manager of Ourlads’ NFL Scouting Services, look at Lions DE Anthony Zettel and other top unheralded performers playing big through the first month of the NFL season. With the 2018 Ourlads’ draft preview guide now available, it’s also worth noting Washington State QB Luke Falk outperformed USC’s Sam Darnold in their Pac-12 clash.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook look back at a U.S. rout in the Presidents Cup and what it means for future U.S. fortunes, before turning their attention to the PGA Tour’s season opener. Phil Mickelson, one of four U.S. players who went unbeaten at Liberty National, tops the field for the Safeway Open in California’s wine country.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo are joined by PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow to preview the Washington Nationals‘ opening playoff series against current World Series titleholders Chicago Cubs. In three previous playoff appearances, the Nationals have yet to advance out of the first round.