1. Killing the National Pastime: Why Bud Selig Is the Worst Commissioner Ever

    As the head of a major sports league, you’re the person fans, players, and officials depend on to make the big decisions. Unfortunately, sometimes those big decisions backfire, and the backlash is so great, the embarrassment seems insurmountable...

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  2. Time To Take Stock: Week Six NFL Predictions

    We’re nearing the halfway point of the season, which means it’s time for coaches to take stock in their teams...

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  3. Time to Separate the Men from the Boys: Week Five NFL Predictions

    We have finally hit Week Five in the NFL, which means it is now time to separate thecontenders for the Lombardi Trophy from the pretenders...

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  4. Former HS Football Player on Blowouts: What's the Big Deal?

    A Florida high school defeats another 83-0. An Arizona quarterback throws for a record nine touchdowns in a 67-0 blowout victory where even the second and third strings played most of the second half...

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  5. Time to Press the Panic Button (?): Week Three NFL Predictions

    For nine teams, this is already make-or-break week. Since 1990, only three teams (the ’92 Chargers, the ’95 Lions, and the ’98 Bills) have started 0-3 and made the playoffs...

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  6. Time To Work the Kinks Out: Week Two NFL Predictions

    It’s Week Two in the NFL, which means that teams now have had time to work out all of their problems...

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  7. Welcome to a New Season: Week One NFL Predictions

    After seven long months of waiting and building fantasy leagues, the 2009 NFL season is finally upon us. Which teams will start off this season on a high note? Who will show that ...

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  8. LeGarrette Blount: The Punch That Might Have Ended A Career

    The game between the Oregon Ducks and the Boise State Broncos was touted as one of the best games in the first week of the college football season...

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  9. Leave Michael Alone! Vick Can't Run From the Protesters

    Even though Michael Vick has apologized profusely for participating in a dogfighting ring and promised he will devote his time to helping animals, there are still some people who believe he’s a heartless maniac...

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  10. On The Clock: The Stopwatch That Ruined a Tournament

    The final round of Sunday’s Bridgestone Invitational was supposed to be one of the most intriguing battles of the PGA season, with Tiger Woods facing off against Padraig Harrington in an 18-hole battle...

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  11. Howling at the Moon: What Should Be Done About The Coyotes?

    In these shaky economic times, even sports, once thought to be “recession-proof,” have felt the pinch. Nowhere has this been more apparent than with the Phoenix Coyotes...

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  12. A Little Q & A: 10 Questions that Need Answers in the NFL

    After a few months of waiting, we are finally on the verge of another season in the NFL. As with every year, there are always some questions that need to be answered...

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  13. Celebrating the Fourth in Sports: Five Moments in July 4 Sports history

    Happy Fourth of July! As we scarf down hot dogs and hamburgers, we are reminded of the history of America, from our humble beginnings as Pilgrims on the Mayflower, to today, when so many historic moments are happening...

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  14. Celebrating the Fourth in Sports: Five Moments in July 4th Sports history

    Happy Fourth of July. As we scarf down hot dogs and hamburgers, we are reminded of the history of America, from our humble beginnings as Pilgrims on the Mayflower, to today, when so many historic moments are happening...

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  15. Denied Again: BCS Rejects Playoff System Yet Again

    It seems that BCS presidents have their fingers in their ears when it comes to a playoff, because they certainly aren’t listening to popular demand...

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  16. On the Warpath: NCAA Still Intends to Take Away FSU Victories

    Even though head coach Bobby Bowden wasn’t involved in any way, the NCAA Infractions Committee still intends to take away as many as 14 wins from the venerable Florida State football coach, as well as wins and championships in nine other sports...

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  17. Share the Wealth: Teams That Should Be Broken Up

    In every sport, there’s at least one team that seems to “stack the deck,” meaning rack up all the talent so that no one else can have any and the stacked team wins championship after championship...

    Josh McMullen Written by Josh McMullen about over 5 years ago 1,054 reads 28 comments

  18. Share the Wealth: Teams That Should Be Broken Up

    Every year, there's always one person that thinks the Yankees should be broken up. In every sport, there’s at least one team that seems to “stack the deck,” meaning that ...

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  19. Superman vs. Supermen: Breaking Down The NBA Finals

    As sure as the Stanley Cup Finals roll around, you can be sure that the NBA Finals are not too far behind. This year, most of us expected King James to hold court and possibly hold up his first Larry O’Brien Trophy...

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  20. Penguins-Red Wings: Deja Vu All Over Again

    Well, after nine months of checking, brawling, and general violence (oh, and also some goal-scoring), we’re back where we started last June—Penguins vs. Red Wings...

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  21. Only Four Remain: The NHL Conference Finals At A Glance

    We’re down to the final four teams in the NHL playoffs after three series that went to seven games. Who will move on to the Finals and take that last big step to having their ...

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  22. Coming Home: Greg Paulus Coming to Syracuse

    It’s official—Greg Paulus will try to make his return to football at The Loud House (the Carrier Dome of Syracuse, for those of you who don’t know)...

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  23. The Americans Are Coming! Can the Super Bowl Work in London?

    According to British newspaper the Telegraph, the NFL could hold the Super Bowl in London as early as 2014. The big question on everybody’s mind is: Will it work? McMullen’s Musings ...

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  24. 10 NFL Players Who Should be Enshrined in Canton

    There have been a number of great players that have been enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. From Joe Montana to Vince Lombardi, the greatest people to ever step on a football field are enshrined here...

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  25. They Deserve a Bust: 10 NFL Icons Who Should Be Enshrined in Canton

    There have been a number of great players that have been enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. From Joe Montana to Vince Lombardi, the greatest people to ever step on a football field are enshrined here...

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