1. A Different Chapter in the Chicago Bears' Playbook

    As Bears fans can attest to, the Bears have almost certainly always been a grind-it-out, mow-your-defense-down, run-first team. Our old school style is as Midwestern as Vienna sausage, Faygo soda, cheese, and Old Style beer...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 72 reads 0 comments

  2. Detroit Lions' New Coaching Staff May Be Perfect Fit For Success

    Part of the sunlight from the dawn after a historically bad season for Detroit is the fun job of rebuilding from the ground up. Yay! William Clay Ford and the Lions chose to begin that job even before September was over by firing former GM Matt Millen...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 357 reads 0 comments

  3. A "Monster" Misconceived?: 20 Questions For Lance Briggs

    Picked in the third round (68th overall) of the 2003 NFL Draft, Lance Briggs agrees that the Chicago Bears know how to pick talent in the middle rounds...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 112 reads 0 comments

  4. Lions Pointed In a New Direction: Renewed Expectations In 2009

    Needless to say, last year was a historically dismal one for the Detroit Lions and much has been made about it. What’s done is done. Yet everyone in that organization and in the city of Detroit has put 2008 behind them, as they should...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 311 reads 2 comments

  5. Bears' Holes May Be Worth Bearing For a While: Potential Still Very Good

    During the offseason, the Chicago Bears pulled off a rare (for them) blockbuster trade. At the NFL Draft, the Bears made some unexpected moves intended to fill team holes at a bargain...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 176 reads 8 comments

  6. Chicago Bears Scoop up TE Michael Gaines

    The Chicago Bears agreed to terms on a deal with tight end Michael Gaines, 29, on Monday, according to the team website. The 6'4," 277-pounder agreed to a one-year deal, adding yet another tight end to the roster...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 333 reads 6 comments

  7. Javon Ringer & Brian Hoyer NFL-bound: Where Are They Now?

    After a year where the Michigan State Spartans improved significantly, the engines that revved up the offense were off to combines, interviews, and the draft. Today, both Brian Hoyer and Javon Ringer have jobs in the NFL...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 2,610 reads 5 comments

  8. White Pair and Sophomore QBs Highlight MSU Spring Game OT Shootout

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    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  9. Kalin Lucas, MSU Will Get Rematch at Chapel Hill In Next "Challenge"

    Only a month removed from the NCAA National Championship game, it has already been announced when the Spartans will get another crack at the Tar Heels...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 301 reads 7 comments

  10. LeBron and Co. Cruise To a 3-0 Series Lead In Detroit

    With 5:57 still left in the fourth quarter, the Detroit Pistons were still very much in game three of their playoff series with the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  11. Who Is Laughing Now? Bulls' Success Due to John Paxson's Decisions

    Who is laughing now? Bulls Vice President of Basketball Operations, John Paxson still may not be with practically an entire series against the defending champions yet ahead...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 379 reads 2 comments

  12. As "Page 2" Points Out, Sacrificing for Tickets Is Not Right

    My sister and her boyfriend had been, for the most part, in a relationship for about a decade when she announced to the family that they finally decided to wed...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about 5 years ago 81 reads 0 comments

  13. Detroit Is East Lansing: The Significance of the Spartans in Motown

    At the post-game interview following Saturday evening’s Final Four win over Connecticut, Michigan State Head Coach Tom Izzo said he merely hoped his team’s success was “a ray of sunshine” for the state of Michigan...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about over 5 years ago 284 reads 2 comments

  14. What Holes? Chicago Bears' Offense Has Potential to Be Very Good

    Rapid reaction to the Jay Cutler addition to the Chicago Bears continues to be plentiful. As usual with professional football fans, everyone has an opinion. Some have insightful opinions, some don’t...

    Francisco E.  Velazquez Written by Francisco E. Velazquez about over 5 years ago 453 reads 15 comments