Tuesday 24th January 2017,
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Ken Wisenhunt: Mariota Would Start Right Away If We Draft Him

Ken Wisenhunt: Mariota Would Start Right Away If We Draft Him

The case of Marcus Mariota is a strange one. His stats at Oregon are as decorated as they come, but does his game translate to the NFL? We’ve seen that he can post a good 40-time, but can he throw from the pocket? That answer varies depending on who you speak to. But you speak [...]

March 24, 2015 Kevin Burke CFB, Headlines 0

Jim Harbaugh Doesn’t Think He’s Worth $5 Million Per Year

Jim Harbaugh Doesn’t Think He’s Worth $5 Million Per Year

Jim Harbaugh’s departure from San Francisco seemed imminent for the majority of the season. His in-your-face approach seems more suited for college kids, rather than guys who make more money that he does. He should do well at Michigan. He signed on to coach the Wolverines for $5 million per year, which right away puts [...]

March 24, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Kevin Love Says Westbrook is Having a Better Season Than LeBron

Kevin Love Says Westbrook is Having a Better Season Than LeBron

The relationship of Kevin Love and LeBron James has been an interesting one so far during their tenure as teammates. LeBron’s famous “fit in” tweet aimed at Love a few months ago really demonstrated that the two aren’t on the same page. And according to Love, they’re not exactly “best friends” either. But that’s fine. [...]

March 24, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, NBA 0

Surging Sens Rally to Bury Sharks, Overtake Bruins in Wild Card Race

Surging Sens Rally to Bury Sharks, Overtake Bruins in Wild Card Race

Please refrain from throwing hamburgers at your computer screen. All this talk about the Hamburgler has made me anything but hungry for McDonald’s. Andrew Hammond and his Senators teammates however, are hungry for something far more significant at this juncture: a playoff spot. Ottawa’s 5-2 win over San Jose Monday Night was their seventh in [...]

March 24, 2015 Mike Frazier Headlines, NHL 0

Ilya Kovalchuk Mulling Possible NHL Return in 2016

Ilya Kovalchuk Mulling Possible NHL Return in 2016

Well, this is interesting. According to Justin Cuthbert over at The Score, reports have surfaced out of Finland that former Devil and Atlanta Thrasher Ilya Kovalchuk may want to return to the National Hockey League. Rather, it may be more like crawling back after he unceremoniously jumped ship for the KHL following the 2013 lockout [...]

March 23, 2015 Mike Frazier Headlines, NHL 0

Mo’Ne Davis Asks For Joey Casselberry’s Reinstatement

Mo’Ne Davis Asks For Joey Casselberry’s Reinstatement

We’ve seen childhood athletic phenoms before, but Mo’Ne Davis’ celebrity seems a bit different. So much so that it was reported last week that Disney plans on making a movie that will be closely tied to her story. When this news broke, most people thought it was a great story. But Joey Casselberry, a baseball [...]

March 23, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

NFL Considering Having 2017 Pro Bowl in Brazil

NFL Considering Having 2017 Pro Bowl in Brazil

Give the NFL credit. They keep trying new and inventive things in attempt to make the Pro Bowl more interesting to fans. The reality is that football doesn’t lend itself to an all-star game, so there’s an imaginary cap on how interesting the game will ever be. Regardless, they’re still trying. In fact, they may [...]

March 23, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, NFL 0

Stephon Marbury, Beijing Ducks Win Second Straight Chinese Basketball Association Title

Stephon Marbury, Beijing Ducks Win Second Straight Chinese Basketball Association Title

Professional basketball careers in the United States cannot last forever. Stephon Marbury, a two-time All-Star during his 13 seasons of NBA service, moved on from the league in 2009. The point guard left a lasting impression, however, twice earning third-team All-NBA honors while racking up 19.3 points and 7.6 assists per game throughout 846 appearances. [...]

March 23, 2015 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Willie Monroe Jr. Will Look to Shock the World Against GGG

Willie Monroe Jr. Will Look to Shock the World Against GGG

Last week the announcement came out that undefeated WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs) will make his next defense against Willie “The Mongoose” Monroe (19-1, 6 KOs) at the legendary Forum in Inglewood, California, on May 16. Golovkin is riding a 19-fight knockout streak and is among the sport’s hottest fighters. It’s turning [...]

March 23, 2015 Briggs Seekins Boxing, Headlines 0

Kentucky Rolls To Sweet 16, First Ever Team To Start Season 36-0

Kentucky Rolls To Sweet 16, First Ever Team To Start Season 36-0

Prior to the start of the 2014-2015 college hoops season, we all knew that the University of Kentucky Wildcats potentially had something very special brewing on campus in Lexington. For the first time in a number of years, Coach Cal and the UK program actually had some upperclassmen to lean on, in the form of [...]

March 22, 2015 Allen Moll CBB, Headlines 0