1. Chicago Bears Not Feeling Minnesota

    Earlier this week, Bears Linebacker Lance Briggs was complaining to reporters about having to play outside against the Vikings...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about 4 years ago 289 reads 2 comments

  2. Year of the Pitcher

    The MLB Playoffs have only been in play for two days, but that is long enough to figure out that this is the year. The year of the pitcher...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about over 4 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  3. Minnesota Twins: Why Ron Gardenhire Made The Right Move

    Many Twins fans are probably upset by the move Twins manager Ron Gardenhire made by pulling Kevin Slowey, but they shouldn't be. Here's why: Kevin Slowey had a no-hitter through seven innings, but Gardenhire decided that was enough and pulled him...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about over 4 years ago 329 reads 4 comments

  4. NFL Preseason Week 1 Thoughts and Concerns

    As we all wait for the Jets and Giants to play tomorrow night, here is something to keep you busy until kickoff, a blog of sorts about what I liked thus far in the season and what I did not...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about over 4 years ago 136 reads 2 comments

  5. Five Players That Will Make You Money This Year in Fantasy Football

    Right around this time fantasy drafts are being completed around the nation. Fantasy football is huge in America and it keeps on getting bigger...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about over 4 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  6. Bobby Scales: What Major League Baseball Should Be About

    Can you gain something out of a loss? Well I sure did. I watched newly brought up Cubs second basemen Bobby Scales play his first Major League game at the age of 31. Not only that, I realized something, this is what baseball should be about...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about almost 6 years ago 293 reads 4 comments

  7. My 2009 NFL Mock Draft

    Every year I do a mock draft just to see how many picks I can get right, and this year is no different. I just do the 1st round and there are no trades. #1. Detroit Lions-Matthew Stafford-QB-Georgia #2...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about almost 6 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  8. The Top Five MLB Pitching Staffs

    I'll be giving you my top 5 pitching staffs, from top to bottom. I'm sure most will disagree with a few of them but to each his own, right? Where does your team stand? Think a team should be ...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about almost 6 years ago 822 reads 3 comments

  9. Five Sleeper Players That Will Help You Win Your Fantasy League

    These players probably will not be picked within the first five or six rounds, unless it's a keeper league. These five players are players that I think could have a huge impact this season. Note: These are not in order of importance...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about almost 6 years ago 868 reads 3 comments

  10. The Big 3: The 3 Things I've Noticed in the NCAA Tournament Thus Far

    The madness has begun. So far, it's been a great tournament that has been full of upsets, shout out to Cleveland State. As I've watched the games, I've noticed three things that have begun to annoy me...

    Matt Shaffer Written by Matt Shaffer about almost 6 years ago 55 reads 0 comments