For the MLB teams that aren't already locks for the playoffs, there's nobody more important than these key players to their postseason odds.
What the inclusion of a highly touted player to be named later means for the Pirates-Rays deadline blockbuster. Plus, scouting notes from around the minors.
Recent history shows it's an uphill battle for players. Plus, an insider predicts how this year's quartet of elite holdouts will turn out.
Will there be a job that tempts Iowa State's Matt Campbell? Does Lane Kiffin gets back to the Power 5? Here are the names you'll be hearing about in December.
Which players will be this season's Jared Goff and Cooper Kupp? Mike Clay projects 2018's potential breakouts who remind him of 2017's surprises.
Does your team need a pass-rusher in 2019? You're in luck. Todd runs through his top-ranked prospects, and don't worry -- there are two QBs.
The breakout campaign for the Cleveland Indians' pitcher came to a screeching halt due to fractured leg. Should you hold on to him? How can you replace his stats?
Jonathan Givony scouts seven notable high school players at the Nike Basketball Academy.
There's more to winning baseball games than meets the eye, so we took a deeper look for hidden reasons the best teams are so good.
Jonathan Givony scouts Bol Bol, Daniel Gafford, Eric Paschall and more potential 2019 first-rounders at the Nike Basketball Academy.
Mike Clay breaks down his ideal fantasy draft, naming his preferred option in every round and highlighting his strategy for the 2018 season.
How many TDs for Jimmy Graham in Green Bay? Can Delanie Walker eclipse 800 yards? NFL Nation has the answers.
Unfortunately, Derrius Guice's rookie campaign ended before it started, but can we glean anything about the other highly touted first-year backs from their weekend performances?
Here's how Carmelo Anthony fits in Houston and what type of impact he could make.
Pro Football Focus runs through its stats projections and picks out several that will surprise fans, and explains why.
Get all of our best Insider intel in one printable cheat sheet to bring with you to your fantasy football drafts.
What player got a historic bump at the trade deadline? Who's the surprising king of the long ball? We've got baseball's quirkiest facts of the year.
Looking for a sneaky source of steals in your daily league? Want the highest upside power bat for your DFS lineup? Using a proven projection system, we highlight the players who will make a difference in fantasy leagues and contests every day.
"If Cam is a real quarterback who can flourish with a big-time coordinator, we will find out soon enough" ... and much more from league insiders.
As the 2018 season approaches and coaches such as Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley and Minnesota's P.J. Fleck continue their success, this list highlights the next wave of young aces poised for the limelight.
Jonathan Givony scouts the 10 best NBA draft prospects from the U18 European Championships Division A.
A touted New York pitcher disappointed on the mound and an umpire's overreaction made waves during a recent scouting trip to see Yankees, Pirates and Orioles prospects.
The Red Sox are riding high, but they aren't a lock to win it all just yet. How strong are their chances, and who could stand in their way?
Which players should find the end zone less often in 2018 than they did last season? Our expert breaks it down, using the OTD metric.
We talked to people inside the Alabama program, coaches around the country and former Nick Saban players on what's next in the Alabama QB battle.
Anthony (No. 3 in 2019) drew comparisons to Damian Lillard at Chris Paul's CP3 Elite Guard Camp.
We talked to NFL execs and evaluators about which passers could be this year's Sam Bradford.
Here is a look at which players should find the end zone more often in 2018 than they did last season, based on workload expectations.
Chris Fallica has his best bets as we head to first tee for the 2018 PGA Championship, including Tony Finau (30-1).
Kevin Pelton identifies the biggest value differences between his projections and the Westgate's opening-win totals.
How will Dekker fit in Cleveland? Kevin Pelton grades the Cavs-Clippers deal.
Jonathan Givony scouts the five best NBA draft prospects from the U18 European Championships Division B.
Which teams have the NFL's best talent under the age of 25? Football Outsiders ranks the franchises from 1 to 32.
With the rosters more or less set, here's how teams such as the Brewers, Yankees and Mariners can cut into their deficits in the playoff hunt.
The race is on for the top prospects in 2019 and beyond. Find out which programs are in the mix for players like James Wiseman and Cole Anthony.
Were you one of many fantasy managers to cut Gregory Polanco, Rougned Odor and Ian Desmond? Here's what we can learn from these rebounding hitters.
It might be early August, but there's value to be had in Week 1 college football matchups.
Who will make the playoffs? Kevin Pelton projects the 2018-19 win totals for every team.
Who needs to deliver for contenders as this season's pennant picture comes into focus?
Here's a look at the best ways to bet Saturday's UFC 227, including the bantamweight title fight between TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt.
It's easy to draft big-name football players too high in drafts. Eric Karabell provides his list of players you're better off avoiding altogether based on where they're going to be drafted.
Adding Brian Dozier after landing Manny Machado? The Dodgers clearly got better in the past week. Who added the most value with their deadline moves?
With Cameron Maybin in the mix and Robinson Cano due back soon, should Dee Gordon still be getting regular starts?
Which schools are the best underdog bets to win their conference title in college football this season?
We go team-by-team, breaking down offseason moves and more potential deals.
No team added more talent than the Yankees, while the crosstown rival Mets utterly failed to unload any. It's t to hand out the report cards.
Phil Steele reviewed the games of the year and picked seven with some early betting value.
For what the Pirates appear to have given up, they gained a starter who could break out in Pittsburgh.
Veterans like Leonys Martin or prospects like Oscar Mercado aren't big names, but Tuesday's minor swaps delivered value.
Taking advantage of Baltimore's deadline sell-off, Atlanta added a talented pitcher without giving up anything that hurts.
Keith Law's 2018 look at baseball's stars of tomorrow.