It has been long debated whether college football should decide its champion by the BCS or a playoff system. People have taken opposing sides on this issue and both points of view contain positives and negatives.More »
There’s an adage that says things get better with age. However, this is not necessarily the case it comes to big-time college basketball.
The freshman class of 2010 has some phenomenal players who have stepped into leadership roles for some of the nation’s top teams. I guess that sometimes age doesn’t really matter, especially for these key first-year players that have made an immediate impact during the early part of this season. More »
We all know the story of Cinderella. It’s one of the first stories a kid is taught, a fairy tale. In sports, Cinderella is a person or group that achieves unexpected or sudden success.
What would Cinderella look like on a bicycle? Perhaps like Lance Armstrong after his comeback from cancer. What about in a hockey uniform? Probably like the 1980 U.S. Olympic team.More »
There are two superpowers left in the NFL, one in each conference. The 10-2 Falcons and the 10-2 Patriots have one month to survive before clinching homefield advantage in the playoffs, and then the real fun starts. But before we start setting playoff seeds, we need to figure out who is the best right now. Keep reading to find out where your team landed. And of course, let me know what you think in the comments below! More »
Talk about a turnaround! When last season ended, these teams were near, if not at, the bottom of the standings. But here they are now, leading their divisions and staying in the top five of their conference.
So you might ask: Who did that? What did they do? How did they do it?
Without further ado, the NFL’s three turnaround teams... More »
Did you have a good Thanksgiving? I know I did. In fact, I ate so much turkey, I can barely see straight. One thing I can see is how all of the NFL’s teams stack up heading into a Week 13 full of important divisional match-ups. Keep reading to find out where your team landed this week. And, as always, let me know what you think of the rankings in the comments below! More »
On October 17, a wave of concussions rocked the NFL. Among the victims was DeSean Jackson, wide receiver of the Philadelphia Eagles. Dunta Robinson, cornerback of the Atlanta Falcons, planted an illegal helmet-to-helmet hit on him. More »