1. New Orleans Saints & Bounty-Gate: Why the NFL Broke This Story Itself

    Let me make this short and sweet. There a reason this bounty "scandal" has broken out in the NFL . And it's not truly about punishing the guilty or stopping the practice because of its inherited "evil...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 3 years ago 3,376 reads 10 comments

  2. Winter Classic 2012: Did NHL Officials Manipulate the Game for NBC's Benefit?

    Though the ratings for the 2012 Winter Classic between the New York Rangers and the Philadelphia Flyers were the lowest the NHL has received for the annual New Year’s ...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 3 years ago 1,163 reads 4 comments

  3. Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd Arrest Proves NFL Security Division Is Worthless

    By now, most of you are aware of the arrest of former Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd on federal drug charges...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 3 years ago 1,595 reads 0 comments

  4. The NFL Ignores Its Rules To Allow the Green Bay Packers to Remain Undefeated

    Certain penalties in the NFL are undeniable and must be called: false starts, delay of games, too many men on the field, etc. Are all calls any one of us fans could make...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 3 years ago 1,429 reads 12 comments

  5. NFL Lockout: Bargaining Chips Not Being Played by the Owners or Players

    As we are all more than aware, the NFL is currently in a “work stoppage.” It’s an odd term to use considering there’s no real work for players, coaches, referees or owners until August when preseason games are scheduled to begin...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 4 years ago 139 reads 0 comments

  6. The 10+ Games The NFL May Have Fixed During The 2010 Season

    Two interesting things occurred prior to the start of the NFL 's 2010 season. In the first, the company that determines television ratings, Nielsen Media Research, conducted a study to determine the most popular teams in the NFL...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 17,968 reads 11 comments

  7. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's Personal E-mail Proves Him to Be Owners' Tool

    I woke up this morning to find a "personal message" from NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in my e-mail inbox. Perhaps you did as well. It was sent to nearly every NFL fan whose e-mail address the league has in its database...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 8,911 reads 10 comments

  8. Josh McDaniels the Link Between the Patriots and Broncos' Spygate?

    Denver Broncos and its Head Coach Josh McDaniels were both fined $50,000 by the NFL for engaging in what has already been dubbed Spygate II. The origin of the NFL's latest scandal occurred overseas...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 1,756 reads 1 comments

  9. Jose Guillen is Under Investigation By the MLB and DEA for Alleged HGH Shipment

    During the 2010 MLB season, 34-year-old outfielder Jose Guillen batted .258 with 19 home runs and 77 RBIs for the eventual World Series champion San Francisco Giants...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 471 reads 0 comments

  10. Epic Fail: The 2010 NFL Season (So Far) May Be the Worst in Recent Memory

    On Feb. 6, 2011, one of the 32 NFL teams will be crowned Super Bowl champions. It may be the team you root for; it may not be. Chances are no matter which two teams match up that Sunday, you'll tune in to see what happens...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 606 reads 0 comments

  11. Brett Favre and Deadspin: Is This Really the Current State of Sports Reporting?

    The widely popular sports-based website/blog, deadspin .com has broken perhaps its biggest story to date—the growing Brett Favre sexual harassment scandal. That is, providing even an ounce of it is true...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 4 years ago 3,396 reads 1 comments

  12. Reggie Bush and the Heisman Trophy: The Tip of a Very Dirty Iceberg

    When Reggie Bush decided to return his Heisman Trophy, he said doing so wasn't an admission of guilt. He can say whatever he wants; he's not under oath...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about almost 5 years ago 2,982 reads 4 comments

  13. Is Tiger Woods Being Forced to Play by the PGA?

    The Tiger Woods that dominated professional golf is dead. You can see it in his eyes. You can feel it in his demeanor. You can tell by the way he is currently golfing. Tiger's mind is not on his game right now...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about almost 5 years ago 4,970 reads 11 comments

  14. Will the 2010 NFL Season Be the End of Football As We Know It?

    The 2010 NFL season is looming on the horizon, and many fans are rabidly awaiting its arrival. But rumbling in the distance are the storm clouds that may likely change the course of NFL history—not necessarily for the better...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about almost 5 years ago 3,543 reads 12 comments

  15. Think Team USA Got the Shaft? Try Germany

    While Americans who've never watched a soccer game in their lives rant and rave about their team getting "robbed" in the World Cup, they need to open their eyes and look at what happened ...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 5 years ago 637 reads 4 comments

  16. 2010 FIFA World Cup: Consider Yourself Warned, Matches Will Be Fixed

    "Match-fixers will be at the World Cup in South Africa. They will be there approaching players, referees, and team officials and trying to bribe them to fix matches...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 5 years ago 3,796 reads 2 comments

  17. Two Phoenix Suns' Fans Ejected for Pro-Arizona Immigration Law T-Shirts

    According to the website dailycaller.com, two Phoenix Suns' fans were pulled from their courtside seats during last Wednesday's Spurs-Suns game in Phoenix due to their pro-Arizona immigration law shirts...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 5 years ago 803 reads 3 comments

  18. Eight Sports Conspiracies That Prove Professional Sports Are Fixed

    The five major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and NASCAR) and their commissioners always tell their fans that "all is well" even when that isn't the truth...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 5 years ago 50,298 reads 45 comments

  19. The Pittsburgh Steelers' Gutless Double Standard at Work Yet Again

    It appears as if the Pittsburgh Steelers organization was hit with the proverbial double-whammy as both its starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and its number two (on the verge ...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about 5 years ago 3,660 reads 9 comments

  20. Is the Phoenix Coyotes Playoff Berth Merely an NHL Sales Pitch?

    For the first time since the 2001-02 season, the Phoenix Coyotes have reached the NHL playoffs. That gives the beleaguered Coyotes faithful reason to celebrate, and it makes fans around the NHL excited to see the return of the "White Out" in the Jobing..

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 942 reads 36 comments

  21. Ron Washington Rips Larger Holes in MLB's Drug Testing Program

    So let's get this straight. Current Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington tested positive for cocaine just after the 2009 All-Star break, yet Major League Baseball did nothing to punish ...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 1,635 reads 3 comments

  22. Allen Iverson: Drinking and Gambling His Career and Life Away

    Allen Iverson has had his fair share of on and off-the-court problems, but what was revealed today is perhaps the most shocking of all. According to an article written by Stephen A...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 8,348 reads 8 comments

  23. Was the USA vs. Canada Gold Medal Game a Little Too "Hollywood?"

    Sid the Kid scored one for the ages Sunday. In overtime of the gold medal game between Teams USA and Canada, Crosby's little wrist shot through Ryan Miller's legs wrote a page in hockey history not soon to be forgotten...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 1,166 reads 11 comments

  24. Did Peyton Manning Help The NFL Fix Super Bowl XLIV For The Saints?

    On February 4, three days prior to Super Bowl XLIV, ESPN.com posted a poll asking this question of its readers: Of the 18 quarterbacks who have won just one Super Bowl, which was the best? The ...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 6,698 reads 102 comments

  25. How Will Bad Officiating Ruin Super Bowl XLIV?

    NFL referees are not infallible. They are human, same as you and me. So the fact that mistakes may happen is far from surprising. Where the problems arise comes from the fact that referees are more than paid observers...

    Brian Tuohy Written by Brian Tuohy about over 5 years ago 537 reads 6 comments