1. 5 Reasons Why Clint Dempsey's Best Days Are Ahead of Him

    Clint Dempsey turned 30 last week. Whenever an athlete reaches the three-oh, tongues begin to wag with questions about his inevitable decline. Age is inexorable and eventually every athlete must succumb to the ravages of time...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 3,528 reads 15 comments

  2. 6 Ways US Soccer Can Eventually Take Athletes Away from Other US Sports

    When will American soccer begin to overtake the big three American sports—football, baseball and basketball—and compete for America's best athletes? No discussion in American soccer carries the enormous implications of this question...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 7,234 reads 23 comments

  3. CONCACAF Champions League: Quarterfinal Second Leg for MLS and USMNT (Updated)

    Three Major League Soccer teams and several U.S. Men's National Team players engage in moral combat for the second legs of the CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinals this week. All of the MLS teams enter the second leg with everything to play for...

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  4. Indianapolis Colts' Blue Print for Winning Free Agency

    NFL Free Agency officially begins at 4:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, March 12. Over the weekend teams were allowed to start talking to free agents, but no signings or announcements of potential signings are allowed until the official shotgun start...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 3,886 reads 14 comments

  5. CONCACAF Champions League: MLS and USMNT Wrapup

    Three Major League Soccer teams and players from the U.S. Men’s National Team player pool completed the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals this week...

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  6. Real Madrid Beats Manchester United: Red Card Was Justifiable (Update)

    Real Madrid beat Manchester United in their Round of 16 round match, knocking out the Premier League runaways with a 2-1 win at Old Trafford ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 6,720 reads 153 comments

  7. Indianapolis Colts: Predicting the Colts' Free-Agent Signings

    With the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine out of the way, the Indianapolis Colts turn their attention to the free-agent market. In the next seven days, we should get word on which current Colts get re-signed...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 8,197 reads 49 comments

  8. Reviewing the Indianapolis Colts' Measurable Scouting Combine Takeaways

    The measurables are in from the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine and the verdict is...wow! Even though the "Underwear Olympics" bore little resemblance to Sundays in the NFL, the 300+ NFL ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 2,736 reads 6 comments

  9. Indianapolis Colts: What to Watch for at the 2013 NFL Combine

    "Measurables"...the NFL combine's contribution to American sports' jargon. This weekend, more than 300 NFL prospects are invited to come and be measured by every NFL team...

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  10. 2013 Indianapolis Colts Free Agents: Pay 'Em or Let 'Em Walk

    2013's NFL free agency begins at 4:30 p.m. ET on March 12 when NFL contracts expire. Until then, the only personnel action teams can officially take is negotiating with and possibly signing their own free agents...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 2,279 reads 26 comments

  11. USMNT: Why Did Klinsman Start the Bundesliga Boys vs Honduras?

    Jurgen Klinsmann, head coach of the United States Men's National Soccer Team, started four Bundesliga players in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to Honduras in the first match day of final-round qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 1,023 reads 16 comments

  12. Grading the Strength of Each Position on Colts' Roster Heading into Free Agency

    Indianapolis Colts fans this offseason are like a person who had had an awesome first date with somebody and now can't wait for the second date...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 3,534 reads 37 comments

  13. USMNT: What Went Wrong Against Honduras in Final Round Hex

    The Honduran Soccer Federation did a fine job of setting up the U.S. for a 2-1 loss in the opening match of the final round in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 459 reads 9 comments

  14. Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Louisville Delivers, Come Hell or High Water

    It seems that Louisvillians appreciated the honor of hosting the 2013 UCI Cyclo -Cross World Championships and had a good time in the process...

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  15. Cyclo-Cross' Katie Compton on Women's Success in Elite Sports

    Two days before the 2013 UCI Cyclo -Cross World Championships, USA Cycling gathered its top riders in each race category for a press conference at the race’s media center, ...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 1,349 reads 4 comments

  16. USMNT: Which 5 Players from Training Camp Will Make Roster vs. Honduras (Update)

    The US men's national team roster is due out early this week for the Honduras World Cup Qualifier. USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsman said five-to-six players from his January training camp would make the roster for the Honduras game...

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  17. Indianapolis Colts Fans: I Hate to Say I Told You So

    I hate to blow my own Matterhorn, but I predicted the Ravens would make this run in the playoffs because they paid heed to the sports science that athletes' bodies need rest between hard efforts...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 1,349 reads 12 comments

  18. 2013 Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Dream Team Race Reports (Final)

    At Thursday's press conference USA Cycling coach Marc Gullickson sat quietly at one end of the podium as his star 'crossers took the media's questions...

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  19. Rising Ohio River Forces Changes to Cyclo-Cross World Championship Schedule

    A couple of hours ago, the UCI sent out a press release announcing a change to the racing schedule for the Cyclo -Cross World Championships...

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  20. 2013 Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Course Designer Keegan Shelling

    World championship cyclo -cross course designer: it sounds like the most awesome job in the known universe. You get to be outside telling people what to do while plotting sinister traps for the racers...

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  21. 2013 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championship: Louisvillians Host the World

    The Louisville Courier-Journal ran an article last Sunday informing residents that "River Road...will be closed until Feb. 5 to accommodate two cyclo -cross events." River Road runs out of downtown Louisville along the Ohio river...

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  22. 10 Things Sports Fans Should Know About the 2013 Cyclo-Cross World Championships

    The 2013 UCI World Cyclo-cross Championships come to Louisville, Ky. this weekend. The river town that gave the sports world the Kentucky Derby, Louisville Slugger, Muhammad Ali, the Louisville Colonels and Hunter S...

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  23. Indianapolis Colts Mock Draft: Instant Contributors in Every Round

    Unless the Colts do some horse trading, they have only four selections in the 2013 NFL draft. The Colts will draft in Rounds 1, 3, 4 and 6...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 5,020 reads 28 comments

  24. I Forgive Lance Armstrong, Seven-Time Winner of the Tour De France

    Lance Armstrong , seven-time Tour de France winner, finally admitted what everyone on the planet already knew. And the sports world is apoplectic...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 2,795 reads 114 comments

  25. Indianapolis Colts: Small Needs and Small Upgrades in 2013 NFL Free Agency

    Last week , we took a look at the Indianapolis Colts ' roster situation headed into the 2013 NFL offseason, and I suggested some high dollar free-agent moves the Colts could make to address their needs...

    Andy Konty Written by Andy Konty about almost 2 years ago 6,930 reads 40 comments