1. NFL's 10 A.M. Games: More Important Than Home-Field Advantage

    I wrote an article a few months back talking about West Coast teams playing at 10 a.m. and the massive disadvantage of doing so...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 3 years ago 1,805 reads 14 comments

  2. James Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers: The Biggest Crybaby in the NFL

    We've all noticed the NFL players dropping like flies to vicious hits this season. We all know something needs to be done, or else someone's literally going to be killed...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 3 years ago 1,234 reads 57 comments

  3. 10 a.m. NFL Games: The Bane of the West Coast Team

    We all know the feeling. It's a few hours from midday, but you haven't yet woken up to full capacity. Maybe you accidentally put the sugar for your coffee back into the fridge and put the cream in the cabinet...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 4 years ago 2,747 reads 7 comments

  4. The Case for Instant Replay in Major League Baseball

    On June 2, 2010, Armando Galarraga made MLB history, throwing the 21st perfect game in MLB history, and made the 2010 season the first season ever to see three perfect games. Unfortunately, umpire Jim Joyce blew the call...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about 4 years ago 313 reads 0 comments

  5. Seattle Seahawks Shouldn't Draft a Quarterback

    But Ryan, you *just* wrote an article where you said Seattle needed to look to another quarterback for the future! I know, and it's not a coincidence I'm writing this now...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 4 years ago 5,390 reads 45 comments

  6. Six Steps for a Better Seattle Seahawks Season

    Like all teams, the Seattle Seahawks have some things to fix in the upcoming offseason. Also like all losing teams, they have several issues...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 4 years ago 2,682 reads 14 comments

  7. An Ingeniously Simple Plot

    Let's say you have two teams in your conference highly praised in the preseason. Getting into a bowl game, specifically the BCS Championship, means about $15 million dollars from the ...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 4 years ago 397 reads 20 comments

  8. College Football: The Fix is In!

    Regardless on your position, officiating has been absolutely horrendous this year. The SEC was forced to suspend a handful of officials, then a ton of questionable calls all favor Florida in ...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about over 4 years ago 60 reads 0 comments

  9. Why People Worship Tim Tebow

    If you don't hate me already, get ready to. I've been absolutely perplexed as to why people love Tim Tebow as much as they do. He's a great college player, but people treat him as though he's the second coming of Christ in shoulder pads...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 1,390 reads 55 comments

  10. The Angels Are in the Wrong...Wait, What?

    http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=4482669 This story caught my eye... I'm sure all you baseball fans out there have been made aware of the controversy a few nights back in Fenway between ...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 163 reads 0 comments

  11. 13 Teams That Should Be Ranked Ahead of No. 1 Florida

    Those teams, listed in no particular order, are: Kentucky, Oklahoma, Louisiana-Monroe, Air Force, Texas, Houston, Cincinnati, Arizona State, Vanderbilt, Arkansas State, USC, Notre Dame, ...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 842 reads 59 comments

  12. Why Is Virginia Tech Ranked So High?

    I want to preface this article by saying that I have absolutely nothing against the Hokies. In fact, I considered going there, and I believe they have a good team...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 836 reads 34 comments

  13. What We Know

    Some things in life are disputable, and some are controversial. Sometimes we lose sight of things we actually know about college football...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 183 reads 6 comments

  14. Why This Year Will Surprise You (NFC)

    Okay... I'd been putting this off due to class finals and post-final binge drinking, but I realized I only have a couple weeks til the season starts so I'd better get hot on it...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  15. Why This Year Will Surprise You (AFC)

    This upcoming NFL season is laden with surprises waiting to unfold. From massive trades to upcoming stars, this year is bringing about a shift in the landscape of the NFL. Don't believe me? Well let's go division by division and I'll show you what I mean.

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 81 reads 8 comments

  16. So You Think You Can Dance?

    It's coming up on another year of college football under the BCS, and teams are salivating in hopes of a BCS bowl berth if not a title. Around the country, colleges are preparing their football clubs, and young kids (I know, I'm 23...

    Ryan Flieder Written by Ryan Flieder about almost 5 years ago 45 reads 5 comments