1. Red River Rivalry : The Stakes Have Never Been Higher

    Florida is going to play in the BCS national title game.I really wish I could be contrarian and suggest that the Gators won't be in Pasadena, but I can't. There is simply too much talent and depth for the Gators not to dominate the SEC...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 342 reads 1 comments

  2. The Atlanta Hawks' Offseason Gamble Will Be a Success

    Immersed in the darkness of a playoff drought that lasted nearly a decade and saw the franchise give money back to season ticket holders for unfulfilled promises, the Atlanta Hawks finally came into the light in 2008...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 500 reads 1 comments

  3. Plaxico Burress-Donte' Stallworth: All Crimes Are Not Created Equal

    Plaxico Burress got two years in jail for shooting himself in the leg. Donte' Stallworth got 30 days in jail for killing a pedestrian while driving drunk...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 1,659 reads 13 comments

  4. Colt McCoy: The Heart and Soul of the 2009 Texas Longhorns

    Overlooked time and time again, Colt McCoy is still standing. On July 26, 2004 Mack Brown accepted the commitment of highly touted Louisiana prepster Ryan Perrilloux. Perrilloux had the size, foot speed, and arm strength that made scouts drool...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 453 reads 8 comments

  5. WCW: The Moment That Changed My Life Forever

    I've seen plenty of things in my life that had a disturbing impact. None stand out as much as one moment provided by the brilliant minds at World Championship Wrestling that shook my foundation forever...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 2,465 reads 7 comments

  6. Tyler Hansbrough Will Be an Atlanta Hawk if he's Available

    If Tyler Hansbrough is available when the Atlanta Hawks come on the clock in the NBA draft, he will be an Atlanta Hawk...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about 5 years ago 759 reads 3 comments

  7. The Ultimate 2009 NBA Mock Draft

    With the NBA Draft fast approaching, many experts and average Joe's are taking their cracks to predict how things will go on draft night. I'm here to tell you every single one of them is dead wrong...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 2,386 reads 0 comments

  8. Atlanta Hawks Draft History: An Exercise in Futility

    Looking back through past NBA drafts there isn't much to celebrate as an Atlanta Hawks fan. Most of the draft highlights happened for the franchise when they played in St. Louis...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 720 reads 3 comments

  9. Was the Michael Vick Era Worth It for the Atlanta Falcons?

    Michael Vick's career with the Atlanta Falcons is officially over.The Falcons officially cut ties with the former superstar today after two years of delayed inevitability...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 1,642 reads 5 comments

  10. Why Did the Atlanta Braves Bring Up Tommy Hanson Now?

    Of the many questions that have been asked during a whirlwind Wednesday that saw three significant roster moves, perhaps the most pertinent question is why did the Braves wait until now to bring ...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 723 reads 8 comments

  11. What's The Worst That Could Happen to the Atlanta Falcons?

    The Atlanta Falcons have never had back-to-back winning season.Now that you've officially read that fact for roughly the 1,344,239th time, you have to ask yourself, what could go wrong this year?Atlanta ...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 704 reads 5 comments

  12. Magic-Lakers: God Is in Orlando's Corner? I Hope You're Wrong, Dwight

    If you're considering putting some money down on the NBA Finals and aren't sure who to put your money on, Dwight Howard has some inside information for you. Take the Magic. Why?"God," Howard told ESPN...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 240 reads 7 comments

  13. Atlanta Hawks: Stay Put Now, Blow It up Later

    Trade Joe Johnson. Trade Josh Smith. Sign and trade Marvin Williams. Fire Mike Woodson. Many suggestions to fix the Atlanta Hawks have been debated since the second-round stinker against Cleveland...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  14. BCS-Playoff: College Coaches Are in the Way

    70 percent of college football fans support are in favor of a playoff system. The other 30 percent of college football fans are sad, unenlightened people who hate babies and puppies and like Communism and Paris Hilton...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 255 reads 24 comments

  15. Say What? The Five Worst Guarantees in Sports History

    Sports guarantees are cliche. We get it. You're confident in your team and you want the world to know it. Stop. It's getting silly...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 952 reads 3 comments

  16. Beyond Matty Ice and the Burner: Five Guys Who Must Step Up for the 2009 Falcons

    Everyone knows that guys like Matt Ryan, Michael Turner and John Abraham are the key cogs that make the Falcons machine go, but there are a few guys who aren't superstars that could make the difference between playing in January or fishing in January...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 296 reads 0 comments

  17. Cavaliers-Magic: How the King Saved a City's Soul

    The Drive. The Fumble. The Shot. Two-word phrases to you and me, pictures of heartbreak for a generation of Clevelanders. There hasn't been much to cheer for in the Cleveland sports world since the Browns last brought the city a title in 1964...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 231 reads 7 comments

  18. Take a Little Chance on Me: Where Might Michael Vick End Up?

    Falcons Owner Arthur Blank reiterated this week that Michael Vick's career with the Atlanta Falcons is over. Where might Vick end up? It's hard to say. Much has been made about the tough sell Michael Vick will be to a new fan base...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 480 reads 9 comments

  19. Mine That Bird Is Defiant, Foul Mouthed (Humor)

    One of the great Cinderella sports stories came from the Kentucky Derby when 50-1 long shot Mine That Bird won the run for the roses. It's been a whirlwind couple of weeks for the Derby Champ...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  20. Should Michael Vick Be Allowed Back in the NFL? The Answer Is Yes

    Brett Favre could retire and un-retire every year for the next 10 years, and I don't think we'd see the passionate firestorm we're seeing once again with Michael Vick's release from federal prison...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 463 reads 33 comments

  21. What If Brett Favre Had Never Been Traded by the Atlanta Falcons?

    It's safe to say America is suffering from Favre overkill. For the 14th consecutive offseason (I think?), America's sweetheart, Brett Favre, is stringing everyone along as to whether he'll play football in the fall...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 2,979 reads 17 comments

  22. Michael Vick's One Shot at Redemption

    Michael Vick begins his road back to the NFL on Wednesday once he is released from federal prison to home confinement. Vick is set to begin working out with a trainer upon his release to begin getting back into playing shape...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 425 reads 10 comments

  23. One Way or Another, Youth Will Be Served for the 2009 Atlanta Falcons Defense

    Radical youth movements aren't usually a recipe for success in the NFL, but if the Falcons are going to make the playoffs in 2009 they have no choice, they have to grow up in a hurry. If they don't, they're going to be the young and the playoff-less...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 117 reads 1 comments

  24. Who Will Win the NFC South? Your Guess Is As Good As Mine

    No division in the NFL exemplifies the salary-cap era parity better than the NFC South. In five straight seasons, the team that finished last one year won the division the next year. From 2003-2006, every team in the division had a worst-to-first run...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 297 reads 3 comments

  25. Tony Gonzalez: A Dream for Atlanta, a Nightmare for Opposing Defenses

    It didn't take a genius of Belichick-ian magnitude to understand why the acquisition of Tony Gonzalez was huge for the Atlanta Falcons...

    Dan Weiner Written by Dan Weiner about over 5 years ago 217 reads 0 comments