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Recent articles by Matt:

The British version of Spygate is much funnier than the U.S. version

Imagine if Bill Belichick admitted everything and then showed how he did it. That's what's happening in English soccer. → Read More

No, DeMarcus Cousins, the Warriors probably aren’t ‘the most hated team in sports’

The Patriots, Cowboys and Yankees would like a word. → Read More

Ohio high school referees urge parents to ‘cool it’ in attempt to stem shortage

Abuse from parents is often cited as a reason why the number of officials has been dropping. → Read More

Panthers contemplating a 2019 season without Cam Newton

“If you told me he took a year off and could recover and be fully recovered and everything else, and that’s what it took, an extra year, why wouldn’t you do ?” owner David Tepper said. → Read More

Tiger Woods’s 2019 season will kick off at Torrey Pines, where he’s won eight times

You might say it's one of his favorite courses. → Read More

Cold weather to descend on Kansas City just in time for Chiefs-Patriots

Game-time temperatures for the AFC championship game are expected to be below 10 degrees. → Read More

John Wetteland, MVP of the 1996 World Series, arrested on child sex-abuse charge

Wetteland faces a charge of continuous sex abuse of a minor younger than 14 in Texas. → Read More

It’s 2019 and the Raiders still don’t know where they’re playing in 2019

They're running out of time to find a one-season home before their move to Las Vegas. → Read More

Nick Foles is likely done with the Eagles. Where will he land next?

We could see a 'free-for-all' for his services this offseason, according to one report. → Read More

NFL playoff weather: Snow showers in Kansas City but just cold in New England

The weather outside won't be particularly frightful this weekend, at least for the NFL teams involved. → Read More

Cristiano Ronaldo’s DNA sought by Las Vegas police in sexual assault investigation

A woman claims the soccer star raped her in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009. → Read More

French prosecutors pursuing corruption charges against head of Japan’s Olympic committee

They are investigating whether he approved bribes that helped swing the vote for the 2020 Tokyo Games. → Read More

Stanford’s Bryce Love tore his ACL on his last play of his last college game

He returned to the Cardinal for his senior season. It didn't go well. → Read More

Latest arrests show that tennis’s match-fixing problem isn’t going away, despite reform attempts

Spanish law enforcement officials arrested 83 people, including 28 professional players, one of whom played in the U.S. Open. → Read More

CBS says it’s discussing Super Bowl pregame interview with President Trump

He did not sit down with NBC during last year's broadcast. → Read More

NFL QBs making their first playoff starts have mostly stumbled. Will Patrick Mahomes?

Such quarterbacks have gone just 8-15 this decade and 14-32 since 2002. → Read More

NFL coaching carousel Week 2: Packers strike first, hire Matt LaFleur

The Titans offensive coordinator only has one year of experience calling plays, but that was good enough for Green Bay. → Read More

All the reasons Alabama’s loss to Clemson was Nick Saban’s worst night ever

These kinds of things don't happen to him all that often. → Read More

The field at Levi’s Stadium is usually a mess, so they brought in a new one for the CFP title game

Organizers and the company that grew the field say it will hold up, even if conditions are somewhat damp. → Read More

Nick Foles is likely playing in his final games for the Eagles

Despite the mutual admiration, the quarterback's contract situation will make him hard to retain. → Read More