Leading Off

Leading Off

Rants and raves about what sports fans are talking about

Odds are against Chad Mendes in UFC 189, but a victory over Conor McGregor is possible

July 08, 2015 06:54 PM

UPDATED July 09, 2015 07:28 AM

Comments

More Videos

  • Firefighters light backfires to try to contain California fires

    Firefighting crews in California are lighting backfires to burn away dry vegetation and contain the massive fire that has burned at least 362 square miles north-west of Los Angeles.

About This Blog


We're ranting and raving about the hottest topics in sports, from what's overheard at the local sports bar during the big game to the buzz on the Internet. Have a topic we should take on? Let us know.

Contributors

Tom Couzens, sports editor
tcouzens@sacbee.com or 916-321-1097
Twitter: @tcouzens

Vic Contreras, deputy sports editor
vcontreras@sacbee.com or 916-326-5527
Twitter: @SacBeeVictor