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‘You Have Different Perspectives And That’s Pretty Fascinating’: Director Andrew Glazer On Showtime Documentary ‘Bad Hombres’ About Binational Baseball Team

Sunday October 18, 2020
A new Showtime Sports documentary explores what life is really like at the border through the perspective of the only professional sports team to play in both the U.S. and Mexico.

#2 Alabama Faces #3 Georgia: ‘Can Mac Jones Find His Guys Against Speedy Georgia Defense?’ Asks CBS Sports’ Adam Zucker

Saturday October 17, 2020
The Alabama offense has been clicking on all cylinders thus far. They meet a 'Dawgs defense this week that could slow their roll.

Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 6: With Dalvin Cook Likely Out, Alexander Mattison A Must Start

Friday October 16, 2020
The Vikings backup running back is likely to see more touches this week with Dalvin Cook dealing with an adductor strain.

Browns-Steelers Preview: Early Season Showdown In The Tough AFC North

Friday October 16, 2020
Both the Browns and the Steelers come into this AFC North rivalry matchup with four wins and plenty of momentum.

NFL Week 6 AFC East Picks: ‘Jets Worst Team In The League By A Lot Of Metrics’ Says SportsLine’s Larry Hartstein

Friday October 16, 2020
While there are several teams off to an 0-5 start, the Jets may be the worst of them.

NFL Week 6 NFC East Picks: Don Bell Says Ravens ‘Physicality’ Will Be Too Much For Eagles To Handle

Thursday October 15, 2020
CBS Philly's sports anchor thinks the Ravens' line play on both sides of the ball will be too much for the Birds this week.

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 6: Travis Fulgham Emerging As Carson Wentz Favorite Target

Tuesday October 13, 2020
The Eagles offense has been beset by injuries, giving Fulgham the opportunity to establish a rapport with Wentz.

NFL Week 5 NFC East Picks: SportsLine’s Kenny White ‘Shocked’ By Cowboys Slow Start, Still Believes They’re Best Team In Division

Friday October 09, 2020
Despite the Cowboys' slow start, SportsLine analyst Kenny White believes Dallas is the best team in the NFC East with the best chance of winning the division.

Giants-Cowboys Preview: Can The Giants’ Defense Slow The Cowboys’ Passing Game?

Friday October 09, 2020
The surprisingly solid Giants defense will look to slow a Cowboys passing game that leads the NFL in yards and completions.

Fantasy Football Week 5 Start, Sit: Deshaun Watson Due For ‘Monster Game’

Thursday October 08, 2020's Jamey Eisenberg explains why he believes Texans QB Deshaun Watson is in for a big fantasy week despite the firing of head coach Bill O'Brien.

NFL Week 5 AFC North Picks: ‘The AFC North Has Been The Best Division In Football,’ Says CBS Pittsburgh’s Bob Pompeani

Wednesday October 07, 2020
In Week 5 in the AFC North, the Steelers, Ravens and Browns all chase their fourth win in the NFL's most competitive division.

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 5: Justin Herbert Quickly Emerging As Solid QB Option

Tuesday October 06, 2020
The Chargers rookie posted his third straight strong start Sunday, making him rise up the waiver wire ranks.

NFL Week 4 NFC North Picks: The Vikings ‘Have To Open That Passing Game Up,’ Says CBS Minnesota’s Norman Seawright

Friday October 02, 2020
In Week 4 in the NFC North, the undefeated Bears and Packers look to keep their winning streaks alive, while the winless Vikings look to turn their season around.

Fantasy Football: Start Rams’ Darrell Henderson, Sit Ravens’ Mark Ingram In Week 4

Friday October 02, 2020
The Fantasy Football Today crew explains why they love the matchup for Henderson against the Giants and are worried about Ingram's workload against Washington.

Patriots-Chiefs Preview: Can The New England Defense Contain Patrick Mahomes?

Friday October 02, 2020
The best answer to slowing Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs may be a strong Patriots rushing attack that keeps the Kansas City QB off the field.

NFL Week 4 AFC East Picks: ‘If Miami Can Win Turnover Battle, Could Pull Upset’ Against Seahawks Says SportsLine’s Kenny White

Thursday October 01, 2020
The Seahawks travel across the country to face the Dolphins and that could trip them up says SportsLine analyst Kenny White.

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 4: Vikings’ Justin Jefferson A Must Add After Breakout Game

Wednesday September 30, 2020
The Vikings rookie hauled in seven receptions for 175 yards and a touchdown Sunday and now he's emerging as a top fantasy add in Week 4.

Aleshia Ocasio On Athletes Unlimited Softball: ‘I Feel An Obligation To Play & Use My Voice To Fight Social Injustice’

Monday September 28, 2020
Aleshia Ocasio discusses her experience in the inaugural season of the new professional softball league Athletes Unlimited and the importance of using her platform to create social change.

Raiders-Patriots Preview: New-Look New England Looks To Slow Undefeated Las Vegas

Friday September 25, 2020
The New England Patriots, coming off a close loss, look to rebound against a surprisingly consistent Raiders team seemingly reborn in Las Vegas.

Fantasy Football: Starts And Sits For Week 3, Sit Jared Goff Against Bills

Thursday September 24, 2020
The Fantasy Football Today guys are back to break down which matchups they like and don't like in Week 3 of the NFL slate.

Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 3: Injuries Create Opportunities For Mike Davis, Jerick McKinnon

Tuesday September 22, 2020
As NFL Week 3 approaches, fantasy football owners must be concerned with injuries to key players, but injuries create opportunities.

‘Is This The Year The SEC Beats Each Other Up?’: Gary Danielson Previews LSU Mississippi State, Week 1 Of SEC Schedule

Tuesday September 22, 2020
The SEC on CBS analyst is preparing for the return of the conference this week with a new look LSU.

Jazmyn Jackson On Athletes Unlimited Softball: ‘These Are Some Talented Women Out Here’

Monday September 21, 2020
Jazmyn Jackson discusses her experience in the new professional softball league called Athletes Unlimited Softball and using her platform to discuss racial injustice.

Fantasy Football: Start Ben Roethlisberger, Sit Drew Brees In Week 2

Thursday September 17, 2020
The Fantasy Football Today crew breaks down the reasons why Big Ben, not Drew Brees should be in your starting lineup this week.

CBS Sports Becomes New Home Of International Swimming League Beginning October 16

Thursday September 17, 2020
The ISL, in its second year of competition, is coming to the CBS family of platforms beginning in mid-October.

Make Your Pick!

Tuesday September 15, 2020
Registration for the Knockout Pool has closed. Make sure to make your pick for this week! This is a national contest.

Dolphins-Patriots Preview: Tom Brady’s Departure Ushers In A New Era In New England

Friday September 11, 2020
The Miami Dolphins open up their season on the road against the New England Patriots as the balance of power in the AFC East shifts.

Bellator MMA Set To Air On CBS Sports Network Beginning October 1 With Bellator 247

Friday September 11, 2020
CBS Sports Network will be the new home for live Bellator events beginning in October with Bellator 247.

‘I’ve Always Enjoyed Playing, But There Is A Different Feel Of Excitement’: Cat Osterman On New Professional Softball League Athletes Unlimited

Friday September 11, 2020
The 2x Olympian talks about playing in the new professional softball league called Athletes Unlimited and how this experience is helping her prepare for the 2021 Olympics.

Fantasy Football 2020: Start Jared Goff, Sit Aaron Rodgers In Week 1

Thursday September 10, 2020
The Fantasy Football Today crew is back to give advice on who you should have in the lineup and who to stay away from in Week 1 of the 2020 season.