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Championship Week Preview

Championship Week Preview

The entire college football universe is focused on December 7th. It is on this Sunday that which a small committee of 12 is going to announce their top 4 college football teams and reveal the contestants of the first ever College Football Playoffs (ignore all non-FBS Division I-A college football). This is the final week...
World Cup Groups Breakdown

World Cup Groups Breakdown

Qualifications were announced October 2013 and the 32 teams headed to Brazil for the wold cup have finally been split into groups for the first stage of the tournament. Groups are drawn roughly by seed ranking but exceptions made for geographic separation. Over all, each group will include either a top 7 team or the...
NBA Draft Lottery Conspiracy Theory

NBA Draft Lottery Conspiracy Theory

Of the major sports leagues, the NBA seems to be at the heart of the most conspiracy theories. In part because it seems big market teams always seem to make it to the play offs, in part because super stars draw fouls more often than other players, and in part because playoffs seems to always...
League drops hammer on Donald Sterling

League drops hammer on Donald Sterling

It only took three days for new commissioner Adam Silver to issue a verdict which may set the tone of his tenure at the top of the NBA. After the recording of Donald Sterling, owner of the LA Clippers, surfaced last week which exposed Sterling of being a racist and a bigot, public opinion swelled...

Detroit Lions Offseason Moves (update 3/15/14)

The Detroit Lions have made a few moves since hiring Jim Caldwell in January. I’m here to give you the general run down and catch up up if you’ve been hibernating with the literal feet of snow that has blanketed Detroit since December.
What is the Grapefruit League?

What is the Grapefruit League?

Being a Tigers fan, I hear about the Grapefruit league all the time. So really, how do grapefruits and cacti impact baseball? If you must know, before the actual MLB season begins, teams travel to either Florida or Arizona for their spring training. Each team in the league has chosen a spring destination and they...
Old Faces, New Places pt. 1

Old Faces, New Places pt. 1

After Black Monday, 6 teams had openings at the head coaching position. After only three days, these spots are starting to be filled. The Houston Texans were the first to bring in a new coach when they signed Bill O’Brien. O’Brien comes from his first head coaching job at Penn State with a 15-9 record....

Who Got The Axe? NFL Black Monday

Every year it happens. The day after the final Sunday of the regular season is called Black Monday. It’s a day of reckoning for coaches and GMs who failed to meet expectations. Today, more than a few coaches met their fates. Fired: Houston Texans: Gary Kubiak 2-11 in 2012, 61-64 w/ the Texans   Cleveland...
Rose Bowl 100, How MSU Will Win

Rose Bowl 100, How MSU Will Win

The Michigan State Spartans take on the Stanford Cardinals for the 100th edition of the Rose Bowl. Playing in their first Rose Bowl in 25 years, the Spartans may appear to be outmatched by the Stanford Cardinals. This is the fourth year in a row the Cardinals have been invited to a BCS bowl games,...

The Last BCS Rankings Ever

Well, the final BSC rankings have been reported. After this year, never again will we have to worry about humans votes vs computer polls, or why more SEC teams start in the top 25 and don’t seem to drop as far as teams from any other conference. We won’t have to worry if a 1...
Spartans slay Buckeyes, next stop Pasadena

Spartans slay Buckeyes, next stop Pasadena

This is the result I did not dare to dream. All year the stout MSU defense has been routinely stopping teams while the offense was been somewhat inconsistent. Playing a fortuitous schedule which omitted Wisconsin, Penn State, and Ohio State, the Spartans rolled through the Big 10 undefeated. Winning the Legends division routed the Spartans...
Week 15: Championship Week

Week 15: Championship Week

This weekend is college football gold. If you haven’t watched a game all season, set aside your Saturday and prepare to feast on the best of what college football has to offer.