1. NFL Draft: Quarterback Busts Chosen Since 2000

    With the demand for a franchise quarterback in full loom, teams are willing to spend nearly a hundred million dollars on a 22-year old with zero NFL experience. Is the money really worth the risk? I would argue that it just might be...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about over 3 years ago 2,379 reads 0 comments

  2. 2011 NFL Draft: A Look Back at the New England Patriots' 2010 Draft Selections

    With the 2010 season having come and gone, the New England Patriots were so good at times that most forgot they were in a rebuilding year. The defense was—and still is—extremely young...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about over 3 years ago 1,106 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL Draft 2011: 10 Things to Expect from the New England Patriots on Draft Day

    For most NFL fans, now is a time of confusion and dread towards labor agreement talks. What better way to forget about this impasse than to speculate on the upcoming NFL Draft? ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about over 3 years ago 877 reads 2 comments

  4. BCS Top 25 Football: Early Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    The backup quarterback position may not seem like an area of interest for anyone following No. 1 Oregon, but if you remember Dennis Dixon --his injury cost the Ducks a shot at ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about almost 4 years ago 499 reads 0 comments

  5. ACC, Big East Football: Saturday's Key Games

    No. 16 Florida State (4-0) currently leads the ACC Atlantic division, but has yet to play the three teams that are directly on its heels--North Carolina State (2-1), Maryland (2-1), and Clemson (2-2)...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about almost 4 years ago 258 reads 0 comments

  6. BCS Top 25 Football: Monday Morning One-Liners

    Here you go, America: Your new No. 1 team— the Auburn Tigers . This one writer has No. 7 Alabama in his No. 5 spot , with an interesting group of teams rounding out his Top 10...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about almost 5 years ago 237 reads 1 comments

  7. BCS Top 25 Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    Despite being a more highly touted recruit than former Oklahoma Sooner Sam Bradford , Landry Jones was immediately placed in Bradford’s shadow upon his departure from Norman...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 705 reads 2 comments

  8. ACC, Big East Football: Saturday Key Games

    Pittsburgh at Rutgers (12:00 ET) THE LINE : Pittsburgh (-13) THE PLOT Pittsburgh’s win over Syracuse last weekend—a game in which the Panthers were underdogs—had ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 250 reads 2 comments

  9. Pac-10 Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    The one thing Arizona head coach Mike Stoops is worried about is giving up sacks . This problem may become recurring with a new starting quarterback under center, and a Washington Huskies team coming into town that is riding high...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 186 reads 1 comments

  10. ACC Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    As usual, Boston College cannot recruit great talents. The passing game has not been as productive as Clemson had hoped ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 579 reads 5 comments

  11. SEC Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    Heisman-winning Alabama running back Mark Ingram : “If that's what he says, then that’s what's right .” Quarterback Ryan Mallett returned to practice yesterday and expects to start this Saturday for Arkansas against Ole Miss...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 355 reads 0 comments

  12. Big East Football: Wesnesday Morning One-Liners

    Check out how the computers feel about the Big East teams. Here is an interesting statistic: Cincinnati boasted the BCS’ youngest defense when it started eight sophomores last week against Louisville...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 140 reads 0 comments

  13. Big 12 Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    The good news: Baylor is 5-2 and needs one more win to become bowl eligible . The bad news: The Bears’ remaining slate consists of Kansas State, going to Texas, going to Oklahoma State, Texas A&M and Oklahoma...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 323 reads 0 comments

  14. Big Ten Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    Cornerback and returner Terry Hawthorne is now completely healthy for Illinois . The biggest question mark for Indiana is its offensive line . Iowa will be taking on its “ conference twin ” this weekend...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 383 reads 3 comments

  15. BCS Top 25 Football: Monday Morning One-Liners

    This year’s hell has begun. Unless you enjoy the Bowl Championship Series and its wrath each week, times will most likely be difficult for you. The first BCS rankings were released last night, and to a bit of a shock Oklahoma was ranked No...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 620 reads 0 comments

  16. ACC, Big East Football: Halftime Update

    ACC Well how about that? Florida State holds just a slight lead over Boston College in Tallahassee. The Seminoles have turned the ball over just once, the Eagles have not...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 490 reads 0 comments

  17. College Football Top 25: Friday Morning One-Liners

    No. 1 Terrelle Pryor remembers Ohio State’s 2008 game with Wisconsin , describing the Buckeyes’ win as “lucky.” No. 2 The reins to the Pac-10 have certainly shifted away from USC towards Oregon...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 637 reads 3 comments

  18. Pac-10 Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    Freshman cornerback Shaquille Richardson may start for Arizona against Washington State if current starter Trevin Wade is unable to play. Arizona State has some kicking issues, literally and figuratively ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 241 reads 0 comments

  19. Big East Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    Cincinnati had a luncheon to celebrate its 1961 and 1962 national champion teams. Connecticut head coach Randy Edsall admits when he has not been up to par . Some BCS formulas have Louisville ranked above Pittsburgh ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 135 reads 0 comments

  20. ACC Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    The woes will continue at quarterback for Boston College as it prepares for No. 16 Florida State this weekend. Freshman Chase Rettig will make his second start...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 266 reads 0 comments

  21. Big Ten Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    An Illinois offensive lineman that had a little too much fun at an off-campus bar earlier this month received 100 hours of community service and was ordered to make over a grand in payments towards the aforementioned bar for damage dues...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  22. Big 12 Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    It’s Week Seven and Baylor is just now playing its best road opponent . Colorado freshman defensive back Josh Moten was arrested Tuesday morning . One Iowa State defender is returning to a location where he was nearly killed ...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 533 reads 1 comments

  23. SEC Football: Thursday Morning One-Liners

    Julio Jones is practicing-- even catching passes --but the Alabama wide receiver’s status is still uncertain. Arkansas will have its hands full when the Razorbacks take on No...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 264 reads 1 comments

  24. ACC, Big East Football Preview: Saturday's Key Games

    Boston College at No. 16 Florida State (12:00 ET) THE LINE : Florida State -22 THE PLOT : Boston College is facing more quarterback concerns than arguably any other BCS school...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 304 reads 1 comments

  25. Non-BCS College Football: Wednesday Morning One-Liners

    Conference USA The one quarterback who was going to break the all-time career passing yards mark this year will instead apply for a sixth season of eligibility , thanks to a torn ACL...

    Sean Martin Written by Sean Martin about 4 years ago 127 reads 0 comments