1. Shawne Merriman, What the Hell Are You Doing?

    Don't get it twisted Shawne; I still hate you. But I don't want to see any 24-year-old stud throw away his career. What the hell are you thinking right now? Merriman has announced that he is ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 510 reads 12 comments

  2. Missouri Basketball Team Preview

    After being plagued by a number of offseason problems last season, the Missouri Tigers men's basketball team is infused with fresh blood and talent, ready to truly let head coach Mike Anderson's reign begin in Columbia...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,118 reads 1 comments

  3. Big 12 Community Leaders' Official Power Rankings: Preseason

    The concept of this article is simple. Every community leader in the Big 12 has the opportunity to give their version of the "Big 12 Power Rankings...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 381 reads 19 comments

  4. Sunday Summary: Adam Wainwright Is Back, as Cards Drop Gimmies

    First off, I didn't write a Sunday Summary last week because I've been really busy going back to school. Not that it was a big deal but I figured that I owed an explanation...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 293 reads 0 comments

  5. Forget Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt: Men's Basketball Final Is Best Olympic Moment

    This event involved a few people that I'm not necessarily fond of: Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, and Mike Krzyzewski. But even though it's a team sport, and the team only won one medal, the USA men's ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,729 reads 36 comments

  6. Missouri Football Preview: Week One vs. Illinois

    As far as keeping the Missouri community up-to-date with Mizzou information, I think I'm doing a pretty good job. But with the season upon us, it's now time for more...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,260 reads 19 comments

  7. Are You Kidding Me? Nobody Compares to Michael Phelps, Not Even Usain Bolt

    Is this a joke? No disrespect to Usain Bolt, who I personally truly admire. But dude, you are no Michael Phelps. Not even close...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 639 reads 15 comments

  8. Oregon CB Jairus Byrd Is Flying Under the Radar

    They said he was too short, and everybody knew he couldn't play quarterback at the next level. But he had one thing that nobody could deny: the ability to flat-out dazzle. Jairus Byrd played a plethora of positions for Clayton High School in the St...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 2,444 reads 14 comments

  9. The Soul of Sports: The Love of the Game

    The ball is crushed off the sweet spot of the bat, but that is old news to the left fielder. On contact, he is already sprinting to the gap, his legs taking him toward imminent contact with an unforgiving wall...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 202 reads 15 comments

  10. Beijing '08: Spanish Basketball Team Deserves a Beating Only The USA Can Provide

    In international play, there are certain obligations that a powerhouse team has to it's lesser foes. Don't run up the score. Don't purposely embarrass a smaller country. Don't throw an elbow during a 60-point beatdown...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 513 reads 4 comments

  11. Kyle Lohse's Fairytale Is Over with the St. Louis Cardinals

    As fun as it has been to watch Kyle Lohse emerge from obscurity this season, I will be the first to claim that the fairytale is over for Mr. Lohse...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 572 reads 7 comments

  12. Missouri Tigers: Recruiting, Practice Go to Next Level

    Much has changed since I last updated college football fans on the Missouri Tigers 2009 recruiting. After unheard-of Justin Britt committed to the Tigers in mid-June, business slowed a little ...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 425 reads 0 comments

  13. Sunday Summary: Cardinals Battle Tough Opponents, Start Long Road Trip

    -Just like Skip Schumaker, I'll start this off with a bang. I loved watching Carlos Zambrano tantrum yesterday. What a f'ing baby. Big Z is one of the best hurlers in baseball, but you wonder if he will ever grow the hell up...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  14. During My Sports Life: St. Louis Cardinals All-Time Team

    I am definitely the type of person that loves these all-time team things. Call me a sucker, but hey, I like to pay my respects to the great ones, and sometimes it's fun to take a step back and admire all the talent that you've watched over the years...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 397 reads 2 comments

  15. Can Felipe Lopez Make a Significant Impact for the St. Louis Cardinals?

    The St. Louis Cardinals were definitely quiet at the trade deadline, but making transactions both internally and externally (through the free-agent market) has allowed the team to upgrade for their stretch run...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 465 reads 3 comments

  16. St. Louis Cardinals: A Glimpse at The 2008-2009 Offseason, Lineup

    I'm writing this article partially to defend Cardinals GM John Mozeliak, who a lot of people will not allow to leave Walt Jocketty's shadow, and partially because I always say "this year isn't the Cardinals best chance to win...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,575 reads 6 comments

  17. Sunday Summary: Cardinals Finally Play Well, Get Help From Cubs

    Overall, this was definitely a fun week for Cardinal Nation. But before we get into the good stuff, I gotta say one thing...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 107 reads 0 comments

  18. Penn State Football: Nittany Criminals?

    As a huge JoePa fan, I was greatly disappointed and concerned after watching ESPN today and finally getting the full story on Penn State's recent behavioral problems with young players...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 2,046 reads 18 comments

  19. Missouri Tigers Football: Game-By-Game Undefeated Season Preview

    In case people have missed it, I have done a position preview for every position on the Missouri Tigers football team for the upcoming season, all building up to this article, my season predictions...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,319 reads 32 comments

  20. Sunday Summary: St. Louis Cardinals Hit New Low, But Don't Suffer Much

    First, let me explain why I am writing the Sunday Summary really early on Sunday morning. The first reason is that I have work all day, so I won't be around to write this bad boy until tomorrow night...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 143 reads 1 comments

  21. Cardinals Trade Profile: Meet Luis Perdomo

    On Saturday afternoon, the St. Louis Cardinals dealt maligned starter Anthony Reyes to the Cleveland Indians for young righty flamethrower Luis Perdomo...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 1,643 reads 8 comments

  22. St. Louis Rams' Essential Players in 2008

    As bad as the St. Louis Rams were last season, there is an awful lot of talent on the roster. Former Pro Bowlers and well-known names litter a roster that was ravaged by injury last season. But hey, at this point, it's water under the bridge...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 322 reads 1 comments

  23. WNBA Brawl Is a Huge Deal, Needs To Be Addressed

    On Tuesday night, there was a massive brawl in the WNBA, involving Lisa Leslie and Candace Parker's LA Sparks, and Cheryl Ford and Rick Mahorn's Detroit Shock, in what was the second brawl at the Palace of Auburn Hills in D-Town...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 252 reads 2 comments

  24. Open Mic: 10 Athletes Who Need to Retire

    I decided to go a different direction with the most recent open-mic, and make my list of ten athletes who need to retire immediately. This is a list of guys that either don't have the skill or the body to compete any longer...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 736 reads 11 comments

  25. Sunday Summary: St. Louis Cardinals Bring Out the Broom

    I'll continue with my new format and just list some developments or reflections on this last week, rather then have an official list of good and bad...

    Peter  Fleischer Written by Peter Fleischer about 6 years ago 192 reads 1 comments