The adverts explore options aimed at creating influence in the future restructuring of college football and basketball

Last month, the professional organization representing FBS sports directors issued what amounted to an ultimatum. The ‘vast majority’ of those announcements at the Lead1 League meeting in Washington, D.C. had a ‘strong preference’, the NCAA continues to run major college football if The assembly “could be more streamlined and less bureaucratic.” Otherwise what? The answer … Read more

Tiger Woods, 25 Special Ryder Cup

Imagine being in an iconic hole like 17 in Valderrama. Before that, Tiger Woods was about to throw a hit that would end up in the water. If he looks to the side, he can see Michael Jordan following the scene. A postcard is hard to believe. That was the Ryder Cup hosted by Valderrama … Read more

NFL Insider Notes: Baker Mayfield’s problems and what the Panthers will do, Ravens wrong call and more from Week 4

During the first quarter of the season, Baker Mayfield did not experience the career revival he had hoped for. He is 1-3 as a rookie quarterback with his career lowest in completion percentage (54.7), touchdown percentage (3.4) and yards per attempt (6.4). His 10 assists so far this season — including five in Sunday’s loss … Read more

How Planet’s Productivity Forecasting Solution is helping farmers and economists move forward with this year’s harvest

Contributed to data analysis and visualizations: Guyon Duifhuizen, Max Borrmann and Rob Simmon This harvest season, global eyes are watching US crop reports with anticipation after fields around the world have been challenged by severe weather, droughts, heat waves and political turmoil. The United States is the world’s largest producer of corn and the second … Read more