1. Pac-10 Expansion With Big 12 South: College Superconference Era Begins?

    UPDATE: The AP is now running a story on this topic which is suggesting that no unanimity could be achieved at the Big 12 meetings in Kansas City today, according to quotes from University of Oklahoma Athletic Director Joe Castiglione...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 2,055 reads 6 comments

  2. The Best of the Worst: The 10 Greatest Bad Weather NFL Games Ever

    With the recent announcement that New York would be allowed to host a Super Bowl (repealing the grand old tradition of warmer destinations at least temporarily) in 2014, the NFL's focus has turned suddenly to weather...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 11,833 reads 11 comments

  3. One Burning Question for Denver Broncos Fans: Who Will Put Up Points?

    The picture for this article is definitely old school; it took some serious hunting to dig it up. That's right, vintage 2007. Heck, it was as recently as 2008 when the Denver Broncos had the second most productive offense in the NFL...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 1,907 reads 45 comments

  4. USC's Sanctions (Or Lack Of) Out On Friday, Complications Now Understood

    ESPN's Ted Miller reported earlier this evening that USC's punishment from the Reggie Bush era will be revealed on Friday based on comments from an unnamed source, according to ESPN's Dana O'Neil...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 6,546 reads 85 comments

  5. Five NFL Teams Going Up and Five Coming Down

    The National Football League witnesses some drastic changes from year to year, with many team from the year before finding themselves suddenly at the bottom of their division inexplicably...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 3,155 reads 63 comments

  6. Denver Broncos Want To Host a Super Bowl: Could Invesco Be Next?

    Mike Klis at the Denver Post was the first to report that the Broncos have an interest in hosting a Super Bowl. That of course has become the new speculation following the Concrete Jungle's Super Bowl splash...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 1,164 reads 9 comments

  7. Disrespected By Expectations: Preseason Rankings Give USC an Opportunity

    I guess when Pete Carroll left everyone in the college football world assumed that the dynasty days for USC were over. Looking at the roster and the coaching staff, I can't for the life of me figure out why...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 4,083 reads 25 comments

  8. The 10 Most Obnoxious NFL Holdouts of All Time

    For most NFL fans, that original dream of becoming a big time quarterback, wide receiver, or running back never really dies. Everyone always wishes they could have made it, and for the precious few who do, there is a lot of adoration and money involved..

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 20,016 reads 54 comments

  9. College Football's Oversigning Pandemic: What It Is and How To Stop It

    Some absolutely great information trickled my way today regarding one of the more questionable practices in college football; the numbers for the past four years are in and they do not paint a pretty picture...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 4,394 reads 57 comments

  10. Don't Trade Me, Bro: Josh McDaniels' Denial of QB Trades Smells Odd

    I'm not going to call Josh McDaniels an outright liar. I am, however, going to point out that any logical person would have a very hard time believing he isn't planning to trade/cut one of his quarterbacks in the very near future...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 1,732 reads 24 comments

  11. Josh McDaniels' Game Fits Brady Quinn: Denver Broncos Quarterback Rumors

    If you're willing to believe everything other sports writers tell you, let me clarify what is actually going on with the Denver Broncos quarterbacks today...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 3,683 reads 41 comments

  12. Stanley Havili Offers Insight into Lane Kiffin's New USC Offense

    I can't even remember how many times last year I wished that I wished Stanley Havili would be moved from fullback to a more featured, power H-back role in the USC offense. It sounds like in Lane Kiffin's new scheme, some of my hopes might be realized...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 3,452 reads 6 comments

  13. The Five Most Under the Radar Rivalries in the NFL Today

    Rivalries make the NFL go 'round. Let's face it, every year as fans we watch game after game with a 1/32 chance of winning a championship. No one likes those odds. No one wants those odds...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 5,986 reads 20 comments

  14. Why the Denver Broncos Should Be Running Away from Brian Westbrook

    A funny thing happened when I recently started a new season on my Madden 2010 for Xbox 360. On the very first play of the game, Donovan McNabb threw a short pass to Brian Westbrook, who was subsequently hit in the backfield and injured...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 1,964 reads 7 comments

  15. The Top 50 NFL Cornerbacks of All Time

    Cornerback is probably one of the most under-appreciated positions in the NFL; I don't think I really understood that until I began combing the Internet to research for this article...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 94,385 reads 179 comments

  16. Lengthy NCAA Report on USC, Reggie Bush Unlikely To Hold Major Sanctions

    Reggie Bush's parting gift to USC, following two national championships five years ago, will likely result in limited sanctions for his questionable behavior It is highly likely that ...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 7,124 reads 29 comments

  17. Gut Busters: What Al Davis's "Weight Loss" Means for the Denver Broncos

    I doubt even Josh McDaniels would have been willing to take on that mess of a quarterback. It looks like the speculation can end in the AFC West, as Al Davis has finally clipped one of the biggest draft busts of all time from the roster in Oakland...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 1,742 reads 32 comments

  18. Denver Broncos Quarterback Talk Distracts From Major Receiver Issues

    A funny thing happened when Josh McDaniels selected Tim Tebow with the 25th overall pick. Denver Broncos fans became inexplicably star-struck and a wave of fair-weather Broncos fans flooded the blogosphere...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 2,770 reads 41 comments

  19. USC-Notre Dame Rivalry Ends With Epic "We are ND" Youtube Video Monstrosity

    As a fair warning, certain aspects of this article may seem graphic to many readers. It is my unfortunate, journalistic responsibility to report on this event, but as far as I can ...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 4,236 reads 21 comments

  20. The Denver Broncos Have a Quarterback and His Name Is Kyle Orton

    I'm going to make some T-shirts for this football season that have Kyle Orton's face as a cartoon and a caption that reads: "I love neck beards." Kyle Orton has become the NFL's equivalent of Rodney Dangerfield...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 2,073 reads 39 comments

  21. Under Pressure: Ten NFL Coaches Who Absolutely Must Perform

    For NFL fans, the anticipation months are approaching. Most find themselves trying to pass the time with new hobbies and work, masking a slow build-up of excitement until August arrives ...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 6,472 reads 33 comments

  22. Ryan Clady Tears Patellar Tendon, Likely To Miss Season

    There's breaking news for Denver Broncos fans as Pro Bowl tackle, and immensely talented player, Ryan Clady has reportedly torn his patellar tendon playing basketball and could be out for the season...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 917 reads 19 comments

  23. Arizona or Washington? Rival Storylines Define The USC Can't-Miss Game

    There were two under-the-radar teams that accounted for half of USC's losses last season. This year, under the guidance of Lane Kiffin, the Trojans should be out for the blood of both schools...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 731 reads 2 comments

  24. Jeff Ireland, Is Your Mother a Prostitute?: Dez Bryant Incident Shows NFL Issues

    I really hope this latest fiasco doesn't get back to Mike Gundy. The last thing the football world needs is another "I'm a man! I'm 40!" defense from the Oklahoma State coach...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 2,468 reads 32 comments

  25. Risk & Reward: Five Reasons For and Against Tim Tebow's Success in Denver

    Put the finger down, Tim, charm won't get you out of this one. This past week, in a media circus usually reserved for Hollywood, Denver became the capitol of the sports world...

    Reid Brooks Written by Reid Brooks about over 4 years ago 2,734 reads 20 comments