1. NFL Power Rankings: Initial Post-Sunday Breakdown Ahead of Week 15

    The only thing more difficult than figuring out the NFL during the 2014 season may be figuring out the AFC North...

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  2. Duke Basketball: Is Blue Devils' Offense the Best in the Country?

    The saying goes that defense wins championships, but the Duke basketball team will try to win one behind a dominant offense this season. The Blue Devils defense is certainly talented, but it is their offense that could be the best in the nation...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 10,198 reads 36 comments

  3. SEC Championship 2014: Biggest Keys to Victory in Alabama vs. Missouri Battle

    On paper, the Missouri Tigers don’t have a chance to beat the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2014 SEC Championship Game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 540 reads 1 comments

  4. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes' Fight Back Shows That Young Squad Will Be Fine

    It’s not very often that the losing team in a marquee nonconference showdown in college basketball is the one feeling better about itself in the aftermath. That is exactly what happened after Ohio State’s 64-55 loss to Louisville...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 2,515 reads 18 comments

  5. ACC Championship 2014: Odds, Preview, Predictions for FSU vs. Georgia Tech

    Depending on your rooting interests when it comes to Florida State, Georgia Tech is the final hope for knocking off the defending champion Seminoles before the College Football Playoff or the final obstacle in their way...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 7,456 reads 18 comments

  6. Big Ten Championship 2014: Odds, Preview, Prediction for Wisconsin vs Ohio State

    Ohio State has lost a single Big Ten game since 2012, and it just so happened to come in Indianapolis at the Big Ten Championship Game last year. Safe to say, the Buckeyes have some unfinished business to take care of in the nation's heartland...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 12,860 reads 73 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Rajon Rondo Speculation Intriguing, Premature

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics play each other Friday, but a game between the NBA ’s two most successful franchises is far from the only news surrounding each team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 2,219 reads 0 comments

  8. College Football Rankings 2014: Full Top 25, Playoff Predictions and More

    One more weekend of college football games, and the arguments, hypotheticals and conversations about game control and style points will be in the rearview mirror...

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  9. ACC Championship 2014: FSU vs. Georgia Tech TV Info, Spread and Injury Updates

    Florida State is taking on Georgia Tech in the 2014 ACC Championship Game, but it might as well be taking on Ohio State, TCU and Baylor as well...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 9,086 reads 0 comments

  10. Duke Basketball: Will Blue Devils Solidify Spot as the Nation's 2nd-Best Team?

    Nobody just waltzes into the Kohl Center, dominates the Wisconsin Badgers, wins by 10 points and leaves behind a wake of basketball destruction. Nobody, that is, except the Duke Blue Devils...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 13,522 reads 48 comments

  11. The Most Underachieving College Basketball Teams So Far in 2014-15

    Let’s get one thing straight—barring catastrophic injury, no college basketball team has made or broken its season yet. Still, there’s been plenty of disappointment already, and we are less than a month into the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 26,259 reads 29 comments

  12. Big Ten Championship 2014: Ohio State vs. Wisconsin TV Info, Odds, Predictions

    Ohio State has owned Wisconsin in recent meetings with six wins it the last seven matchups , but none of those victories came with championship pressure and a third-string quarterback at the helm...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 1,664 reads 2 comments

  13. Big 12-SEC Challenge Schedule 2014: Dates, Live Stream Info and Full Predictions

    The Big 12-SEC Challenge may not draw the same headlines as the Big Ten-ACC Challenge (and would be better as a football event), but it still features a handful of nonconference ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 1,422 reads 0 comments

  14. Big Ten-ACC Challenge 2014: Full Schedule, Live Stream Info and Predictions

    Your move, ACC . The Big Ten is off to a dominating start in the 2014 Big Ten-ACC Challenge and seized a 6-2 lead with four more victories Tuesday night...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 5,818 reads 2 comments

  15. Louisville Basketball: Is the Offense Good Enough for Cardinals to Contend?

    Normally, a 64-55 victory over a Top 15 team would have the Louisville basketball team feeling fairly good about itself...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 4,082 reads 12 comments

  16. Week 14 NFL Picks: Latest Betting Odds, Vegas Spreads and Projections

    There are 13 NFL teams under .500 heading into Week 14, which means there are plenty of fanbases that have already given up on the season (unless your under .500 team is in the NFC South)...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 5,505 reads 1 comments

  17. SEC Championship 2014: Alabama vs. Missouri Live Stream, TV Info and Schedule

    The mission is clear for the Alabama Crimson Tide—beat the Missouri Tigers in Saturday’s SEC Championship, and they get to participate in the first-ever College Football Playoff...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 6,854 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Power Rankings Week 14: Latest 2014 Standings and Reaction for All 32 Teams

    Some teams in the NFL handled all the tryptophan from the Thanksgiving turkey better than others during Week 13 of the NFL season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 2,476 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL Week 14 Picks: Predicting the Winner of All 16 Matchups

    Week 14 of the NFL schedule may not feature a potential Super Bowl preview like the Green Bay Packers and New England Patriots showdown from Sunday, but there are plenty of high-stakes clashes with playoff implications...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 16,773 reads 0 comments

  20. Bowl Projections 2014: Predictions for Most Dangerous Unranked Teams

    The College Football Playoff selection committee's Top 25 may represent the best teams in America, but there are plenty of unranked squads that will make some noise come bowl season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 12,043 reads 0 comments

  21. Cowboys vs. Bears: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

    When the Thursday Night Football schedule was released before the 2014 NFL season began, the showdown between the Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys was supposed to be a critical one in the NFC with playoff implications...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 8,659 reads 29 comments

  22. Big Ten-ACC Challenge 2014: Full Schedule, Live Stream and Predictions

    While college football fans argue over hypothetical conference strengths and which leagues are better with playoff spots on the line, college basketball supporters get to see two of the country’s top leagues actually battle it out on the court...

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  23. Kentucky Basketball: Breaking Down Frontcourt Battle with Myles Turner, Texas

    Believe it or not, there were actually some 5-star recruits who went to different schools than Kentucky this year, and now the Wildcats have a golden opportunity to prove to one in particular why that was a mistake...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 5,481 reads 18 comments

  24. Jamaal Charles Injury: Updates on Chiefs Star's Knee, Ankle and Return

    Jamaal Charles was dealing with a knee injury heading into Week 14, but he was active against the Cardinals . However, head coach Andy Reid revealed Monday his knee is still an issue, adding that Charles' ankle is also ailing...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 8,648 reads 1 comments

  25. NFL Week 14 Predictions: Projections for the Early Lines, Spreads and Odds

    Bettors have a solid 13-game sample size to base their NFL predictions on heading into Week 14, but even that doesn’t account for how unpredictable this league can be from one game to the next...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 19,059 reads 20 comments