1. Bowl Projections 2014: Latest Playoff Predictions, Odds and More

    Make sure to get as much family and friend time in as you can early on this Thanksgiving week, because the race for the College Football Playoff will take center stage on Thursday night, Friday and Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,676 reads 0 comments

  2. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Is Next Logical Step for Pac-Man's Career

    The dream of seeing Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao go toe-to-toe in a boxing match has been just that in recent years—a dream...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,269 reads 1 comments

  3. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Week 14 Standings and Analysis for Latest Polls

    The switch from the BCS to the College Football Playoff has not devalued the regular season's excitement, but it has certainly devalued the release of the Associated Press and Amway Coaches polls...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,244 reads 0 comments

  4. Bowl Predictions 2014: Updated Playoff Projections and Odds Before Week 14

    The College Football Playoff may not officially start until January, but every week in November is a win-or-go-home situation for the top contenders...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,402 reads 0 comments

  5. Gulf Coast Showcase 2014: Teams, Schedule, Bracket and Predictions

    The eight-team field at the 2014 Gulf Coast Showcase may not feature the marquee power conference squads that some of the other early-season tournaments do, but you could do worse ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,753 reads 1 comments

  6. Legends Classic 2014: Championship Schedule, Live Stream, Teams, TV Info

    The only way that college basketball can capture the attention of the football-loving public around Thanksgiving is by showcasing marquee nonconference games that pit some of the nation’s most promising teams against each other...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 207 reads 0 comments

  7. CBE Classic 2014: Teams, Schedule, Live Stream, Bracket, TV Info

    The beauty of college basketball, where building a resume is more important than an early-season loss or two (as opposed to football), is that fans are treated to a number of marquee nonconference showdowns every single season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 390 reads 0 comments

  8. NFL Power Rankings: Initial Post-Sunday Breakdown Ahead of Week 13

    In most cases, larger sample sizes provide a greater understanding of something, but that has not been the case in the NFL during the 2014 season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,645 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football Rankings 2014: Latest Standings and Predictions for Week 14

    The College Football Playoff rankings—otherwise known as the rankings that actually mean something—will not be released until Tuesday, but the fans and commentators will ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,390 reads 0 comments

  10. College Football Bowl Predictions 2014: NCAA Playoff Picks After Week 13 Results

    If you asked any coach of a College Football Playoff contender what he thought about his team's position in the latest rankings, each one would tell you the same thing: We are focused on the next opponent...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 13,404 reads 1 comments

  11. MGM Grand Main Event 2014: Teams, Schedule, Live Stream, Bracket, TV Info

    What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but the results at the 2014 MGM Grand Main Event will permanently stay on the resumes of the teams involved...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 662 reads 0 comments

  12. Zach Ertz Injury: Updates on Eagles TE's Oblique and Return

    Zach Ertz left the Philadelphia Eagles ' Week 12 matchup against the Tennessee Titans with what the team is calling an oblique injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,127 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Speculation on Corey Brewer and Eric Gordon

    If you thought the rumor mill stopped when you graduated high school, think again. Rumors and speculation are ever-present in the NBA , even if the actual trade deadline isn ’t until Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 29,739 reads 33 comments

  14. Bowl Projections 2014: Latest Playoff Predictions Before Critical Week 14

    It’s finally here. Week 14 could otherwise be known as rivalry week in the race to the College Football Playoff, as some of the country’s most famous and heated showdowns ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 11,243 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding LA Lakers, Chicago Bulls and More

    Injuries are an unfortunate part of sports, but they have hit some teams harder than others in the early going of the 2014-15 NBA season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,046 reads 1 comments

  16. Manny Pacquiao Primed for Floyd Mayweather Fight After Dominating Chris Algieri

    Let’s get one thing straight right away—this is not a prediction that Manny Pacquiao will finally get a crack at Floyd Mayweather , only a realization that he is ready...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,543 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Predictions Week 12: Last-Minute Picks and Advice for Sunday's Schedule

    The previously winless Oakland Raiders already beat the Kansas City Chiefs to start Week 12 of the NFL schedule, so let’s be realistic here—anything can happen in this league, even this late in the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,111 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Picks Week 12: Odds and Over-Under Advice Before Sunday Kickoff

    Good luck figuring out the NFL . Just when you think we have a large enough sample size to start playing the odds correctly, the St...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,226 reads 0 comments

  19. Pacquiao vs. Algieri Rematch: Pros and Cons of Another Fight

    Sometimes, boxers don’t need knockouts to prove how dominant they were in a given fight, and that was the case when Manny Pacquiao destroyed Chris Algieri by unanimous decision...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,398 reads 1 comments

  20. Bowl Predictions 2014: Updated Playoff Projections After Week 13 Results

    The more things change, the more they stay the same in college football. Every playoff contender won on Saturday, although some made it look a lot easier than others...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,155 reads 0 comments

  21. Hall of Fame Tip-Off 2014: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Updated Predictions

    The 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off isn ’t a March Madness-type of tournament, and it doesn ’t pretend to be...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 286 reads 0 comments

  22. Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Breaking Down Final Results from Saturday's Bout

    It may not have been a knockout, but eight-time champion Manny Pacquiao left zero doubt who the victor was in his bout with Chris Algieri in Macau on Saturday night...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 620 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Andrei Kirilenko and Corey Brewer

    The NBA rumor mill may dominate headlines in the summer when Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James are deciding their future, but there are subtle, under-the-radar moves to be made in the early season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 8,375 reads 0 comments

  24. Bowl Projections 2014: Playoff Predictions, Odds and More Before Week 13

    Remember when there was some concern among college football commentators and fans that a playoff would take away the excitement of the regular season and devalue it to a degree? So much for that...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 9,026 reads 0 comments

  25. Lavonte David Injury: Updates on Buccaneers LB's Hamstring and Return

    Lavonte David of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is recovering from a hamstring injury, which cost him the opportunity to play in Week 12...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,095 reads 6 comments