1. Notre Dame Football Preview: Return to Glory for the Irish?

    2007 was a disaster for the Irish. A 3-9 record, last in virtually every offensive category, had many calling for Weis's head. The 2008 squad will be much improved...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 1,117 reads 0 comments

  2. The Sad Truth about the NL West

    I know the Chicago Cubs are good. I know their lineup is maybe the best in the National League. And I know there's no maybe about it when Alfonso Soriano isn't pulling a Mark Prior every other month...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 432 reads 2 comments

  3. OJ Mayo Not to Blame

    The latest college athletic scandal has a deep well of culprits, all of whom are taking their hit since ESPN reported Sunday of a windfall of gifts and cash bestowed on one-and-done USC guard O...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 491 reads 1 comments

  4. Memo to Lou: Carlos Marmol Should Close for Chicago Cubs

    Kosuke Fukudome had just lined his fourth hit of the game into right field. My uncle asked me, "So what do you think of Wood as the closer?" I responded, "Well, it's ...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 842 reads 4 comments

  5. NFL: Mocking Mock Drafts

    Oooh, look at me, I’m some NFL know-it-all who thinks he knows exactly how the draft is going to go down. But in three weeks I’ll do this again and totally change my mind...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 416 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers-Celtics Would Be a Blast from the Past

    Okay, so I know it's officially baseball season and not too many sports fans enjoy professional basketball, but this year's NBA basketball season has been a wild ride and unlike ...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 405 reads 0 comments

  7. Bulls-Bucks: Chicago Prevails in "Defensive" Affair

    Glad to see that the Bulls' offense was in high gear the other night against another hapless team, the Milwaukee Schmucks. The Bulls scored 151 points. And the game didn't even go five overtimes, either...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 382 reads 0 comments

  8. Weirdest Cubs' Injuries

    I'm a Chicago Cubs fan.Having said that, the Cubs have had their fair share of weird injuries over the years. And while all baseball teams have injuries during the season, it seems that the Cubs have some of the wackiest injuries in all of baseball...

    Jim Sheldon Written by Jim Sheldon about 6 years ago 514 reads 1 comments