The 2014 World Cup Round of 16 is set.
Best game: Netherlands vs. Mexico (Sunday, noon).
Next best game: Brazil vs. Chile (Saturday, noon).
Notable omissions: Spain, England, Italy, Luis Suarez.
Road for the USA: vs. Belgium, likely vs. Argentina, likely vs. Netherlands. Yes, they’ll be underdogs in all of them.
USA recent history vs. Belgium: Lost, 4-2 in May 2013; Lost, 1-0 in September 2013.
May want to look at your July 4 plans: Germany vs. France at noon, and Brazil vs. Colombia at 4? Yes, please.
Reminder, for those of you who plan on setting the DVR for some of these games – overtime and penalty kicks are in play, so set an extra hour.
Game times are Eastern.