1. What a Crazy BCS Year It Will Be!

    The system is designed to pick the national championship game, not the other BCS Bowl games. That is left up to the bowls themselves to choose...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 5 years ago 480 reads 2 comments

  2. NFL Week 3 Report: Contenders & Pretenders

    With one game left for Week Three, we as fans can begin to see who is standing out and who is falling down in the NFL. There have been many surprises so far and we are beginning to see who are the contenders and who are the pretenders...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 5 years ago 486 reads 1 comments

  3. Big Jolt: Comeback Win May Have Saved Indians' Season

    Sure, they are only on a three-game winning streak, but the 10-run, come from behind, win over Tampa Bay at home may have been just the thing to get the Cleveland Indians back on track...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 5 years ago 114 reads 4 comments

  4. Marc Silverman Is Chicago's Best Sports Radio Host

    Marc Silverman has been called Chicago's hardest working radio personality. I would have to agree with that statement. Silvy embodies all of what it takes to be a true radio personality. Especially in a market like Chicago...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 5 years ago 4,844 reads 0 comments

  5. Best and Worst of 2009

    2008 was a year to remember. From the BCS National Championship way back in January, to the perfect season falling short for the Patriots. The resurgence of the Celtics in the NBA to the spectical that was the Beijing Olympics...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about almost 6 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  6. College Football's Crazy Strategies: Individual Awards Need Serious Overhaul

    Why is it that college football just can't seem to get things right? The BCS is one thing, there are so many arguments for so many different things that no one will ever be happy. But the fact that they can't get their awards right is really a shame...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about almost 6 years ago 1,135 reads 3 comments

  7. Ohio State—The Team From Up North...Greatest Rivalry In Sports?

    The greatest rivalry in all of sports will be happening this weekend. But does anyone care? It does not seem like it...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 264 reads 1 comments

  8. Message to Division I Football Presidents: Make a Playoff Already!

    Dear Division I Football President, I write you with the strong urgency to make a playoff system. Something needs to be done. This year there is a very good possibility that there will not be a "BCS" school that is unbeaten...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 499 reads 0 comments

  9. Should the Cleveland Browns Start Thinking About Next Season Already?

    Well Week 10 has come and gone. The Browns in a must win game, in front of a somewhat national audience, with the future behind center, blew another one. It seems to be a constant this season...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 472 reads 2 comments

  10. The Brady Quinn Era Has Started—There Is No Turning Back Now

    It has begun, the Brady Quinn Era in Cleveland. The most over endorsed backup quarterback ever, is finally a mildly endorsed starting quarterback. The Quinn chants will stop...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  11. Is It Really Brady [Quinn] Time?

    Is the season over? Should they bench the guy who led them to a 10-6 record last season? These are all questions every Browns fan is asking right now. When will Brady Quinn be in there? Derek Anderson has had one good game this season...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 1,076 reads 21 comments

  12. What Can the Cubs Do to Reverse the Curse in '09?

    So it happened again. High expectations, great defeat. For the second year in a row the Cubs were swept out of the first round by a team from the NL West...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 737 reads 14 comments

  13. Dos and Don'ts of Being a Fan at the Game

    I've been going to professional and college sporting events my whole life. I've seen a lot of interesting things happen on the field and in the stands...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 360 reads 0 comments

  14. It's Only Week One, Folks: There Is Still a Lot of Football to Be Played

    Week One is in the books, and each game had a little different story to it. Brett Favre's first game as a Jet. The Aaron Rodgers Era in Green Bay. Tom Brady, out for the season. On and on, each city, something different...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about 6 years ago 219 reads 0 comments

  15. How Do Back-to-Back BCS Championship Berths Equal a Declining Big Ten?

    Since when did getting to back-to-back BCS National Title games, and three out of the last six, mean that your conference is getting soft? THE Ohio State University Buckeyes have been one of the most dominant teams in college football's recent memory...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 475 reads 3 comments

  16. Living in Chicago, Fan of No One

    Disclaimer: If you like Chicago sports, this article may offend you. I lived the first 16 years of my life in a suburb of Cleveland, near Akron. I grew up watching the Cavs play in the Coliseum with Mark Price, Larry Nance, and Brad Daughtry...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 346 reads 4 comments

  17. Could There Really Be a Redline Series?

    Could we be seeing blows like this one in November in Chicago? Could this finally be the year for the Cubs to make it to the World Series? Do the White Sox have the staying power to ...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 131 reads 4 comments

  18. Open Mic: Cleveland Indians All-Time Lineup

    The Indians have been around for a long time. They have gone by names such as the Blues, Bronchos, Naps and now Indians. Many great players have worn the Cleveland jersey...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 703 reads 0 comments

  19. Open Mic: Summer Olympics. Does Anyone Really Care?

    It's that time again. When people wake up at all hours of the night or wait to hear on the morning news what has already happened that day. It's time for the Summer Olympics...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 469 reads 4 comments

  20. Open Mic: Ohio Disappointment, Sport Accomplishments

    Disappointment. That's a normal word which has always existed in sports, especially in Ohio—the state of disappointment...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 454 reads 0 comments

  21. Cavaliers' 2008 Draft Preview: Who Should They Pick?

    At least this year they actually get to add a player to the team through the draft. With no picks in last year's draft the Cleveland Cavaliers need to make a thoughtful and impacting decision...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 510 reads 1 comments

  22. Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down: White Sox Win Streak, Cedric Benson Cut Loose

    Well, it's been a couple of weeks since I last wrote my last "Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down" article. But since then, I've gotten married and went on a honeymoon to Jamiaca. So I'm back and ready to start this off again...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 556 reads 0 comments

  23. Cleveland-Chicago: Indians Prepare for Pivotal Series Against the White Sox

    It's May 20 and the White Sox are riding a five-game winning streak, and playing much better than anyone outside of that blow-up-doll-ridden locker room gave them credit for at the start of the season...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 459 reads 1 comments

  24. MLB: Baseball Power Rankings

    Through the games on May 16: 1. Chicago Cubs: They just came off a sweep of what would be No. 1 Arizona, and beat up on San Diego. Soriano is just now heating up. 2...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 810 reads 3 comments

  25. Thumbs up, Thumbs Down, Which Way Do Your Thumbs Go?

    Each week I will give either thumbs up or down to recent sports stories. I also want to see what you have thumbs for either up or down. Give me your opinions, but remember these are only my opinions...

    Eric Lawhead Written by Eric Lawhead about over 6 years ago 651 reads 1 comments