1. Comparing Mark Ingram Jr. to Mark Ingram

    Yesterday, Alabama running back Mark Ingram Jr. received the Heisman trophy in the closest voting in the trophy's history. Toby Gerhart finished second while Colt McCoy finished third...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 1,254 reads 14 comments

  2. Why Patrick Willis Should Be the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year

    49ers captain, Patrick Willis is currently having the best season in his young NFL career.  Willis currently leads all the NFL in tackles...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 940 reads 9 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys Face Tough Schedule Ahead: Will Wade Phillips Be Coach In 2010?

    So far in the Wade Phillips era the Dallas Cowboys have yet to win a playoff game. Though this may not be his fault he is frequently jabbed at by comments by Jerry Jones and the media...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 704 reads 3 comments

  4. Adam Morrison: From College Star to NBA 12th Man Part Two

    About two months ago, I wrote an article on the Adam Morrison situation in Los Angeles. It can be seen here: http://bleacherreport...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 2,822 reads 5 comments

  5. The Mike Lowell Trade: What About Dusty Brown?

    This week, the Red Sox have been in talks that will send Mike Lowell to the Texas Rangers for minor league catcher Max Ramirez. This trade has raised many questions...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 817 reads 29 comments

  6. Don't Give Up: The Top Five Most Inspirational Coaches in Sports History

    Coaches can be either a positive to a team or a negative to a team but there are always those coaches that go above and beyond and inspire everyone around them and not just their players...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 8,596 reads 20 comments

  7. Dear BCS Committee, Think About Cincinnati For National Championship

    This College Football season was a year like no other for the Big East. The Big East Championship game was the best game of all games this weekend...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 624 reads 8 comments

  8. Catching Up With Former MLB Catcher Rob Bowen

    I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing former MLB catcher Rob Bowen, a 28- year-old former member of the Athletics, Padres, Cubs and Twins. Bowen was a switch hitter and threw right-handed...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 356 reads 14 comments

  9. What Might Happen To The PGA Tour Without Tiger Woods?

    Horrible breaking news came out today that PGA superstar and future golf Hall of Famer, Tiger Woods was in a car accident outside his home this morning. Apparently while Woods was driving by his home in Orlando, he hit a fire hydrant and then a tree...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 5 years ago 453 reads 1 comments

  10. Five NFL Players Who Should Be in Their First Pro Bowls This Season: AFC Offense

    Yesterday I wrote an article on five NFC offensive players that should be in their first Pro Bowl this season and mentioned that I would also do one on the AFC offense, AFC defense and an NFC defense article, Here is the one for the AFC offense...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about almost 6 years ago 276 reads 19 comments

  11. Five NFL Players Who Should Be In Their First Pro Bowl This Season: NFC Offense

    Every NFL season at the Pro Bowl the NFL's best come to play. You get to see things like Peyton throwing to Moss or Brees to Fitzgerald...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 283 reads 15 comments

  12. The NFL's Top Five Candidates For the Comeback Player of the Year Award

    Every year the Associated Press votes for the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year. This season there seems to be so many choices for the coveted award...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 984 reads 26 comments

  13. Top Five NBA Breakout Players So Far This Season

    Every NBA season there are players the have breakout seasons that suprise us this NBA season has been no different. For example, last season Devin Harris was not a famous star in the NBA but ...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 675 reads 10 comments

  14. 2010 Free Agent Market Full Of Former Mets Part 1

    The 2010 MLB free agent market has many players including many former New York Mets. Here is an in-depth look at the fielders. This is Part 1. There will be a pitchers one in the near future...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 327 reads 8 comments

  15. The NBA's All-Duke-North Carolina Team

    Roy Williams and Mike Kryzewski have had many of their star players join the NBA in the past years. Some of these players became stars as expected but others never prospered like once thought...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 1,456 reads 8 comments

  16. How Could This Happen?: The Decline of the Trading Card Industry

    What young sports fan didn't love going to get a pack of baseball cards after a long school or summer day for a very cheap price? I certainly did and I believe you all did to...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 1,255 reads 58 comments

  17. The Highs and Lows of the 2009 Tennis Season

    The 2009 tennis season was a season tennis fans will never forget. This tennis season brought such memories that will go down in tennis history such as Serena Williams problem at the US Open with the line judge and also some good memories...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 1,017 reads 7 comments

  18. Dear Mets' Front Office, This Is What The Mets Opening Day Lineup Should Be

    The 2009 Mets season was caertainly a season Mets fans around the country would like to forget. Near the begining of the season a lot was expected of the Mets, Sports Illustrated even predicted them to be the World Series Champs...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 585 reads 7 comments

  19. In the Clutch: Top Five NBA Players You Want Taking Your Teams' Last Second Shot

    Everyone team wishes they could have a guy like LeBron to make them a last second shot in a close game but most of the teams in the NBA do not have this pleasure. In the Bulls-Nuggets game last night the score was 90-89 with 0...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 1,111 reads 21 comments

  20. Five Players Who Should Have Played In College Before Coming To The NBA

    Players coming straight out of high school was a very common thing that happend several years ago. Until, David Stern made a rule in 2006 that players had to at least play one season in college before coming into the NBA...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 1,132 reads 3 comments

  21. Damien Wilkins: The Minnesota T-Wolves Unexpected Hero

    Damien Wilkins made quite an impression on T-Wolves fans and Nets fans alike in his first game on the team. The Wolves crowd went ecstatic when the unexpected hero, Wilkins made the game-winning shot at the T-Wolves opener against the Nets...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 212 reads 6 comments

  22. The Five Most Well Known Players Waived This NBA Pre-Season

    When the start of the season comes NBA 12th men are on pins and needells. They may have the chance to not make the final 15 on the roster. But the truth is being waived is a part of the game and athletes have to deal with it...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 737 reads 4 comments

  23. Can Blake Griffin Change The Fate Of The Clippers?

    Blake Griffin is one of the most hyped players to come out of college in the past decade. In 2007-2008, in Griffin's freshman year in college, he averaged 14.7 points and 9.1 rebounds per game and earned Big 12 First Team honors...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 267 reads 9 comments

  24. Five Key Players That Control The Fate Of The Nets This Season

    The 2009-2010 NBA season may be a year Nets fans want to forget. The Nets have been picked to finish last in the Atlantic Division by basically every basketball expert...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 208 reads 2 comments

  25. Five NBA Teams That Will Improve Their Play This Year

    The 2008-2009 NBA Season was a horrible year for some NBA teams. The 2009-2010 season brings them a chance to improve on their play from the season before...

    Steven Merriam Written by Steven Merriam about 5 years ago 559 reads 8 comments