1. Sprint Cup Chase 2011: New Rules Are Going to Make Richmond One Interesting Race

    When the boys of NASCAR came up with the new points system for 2011, I said bravo! I liked most of the changes they implemented for this season. Simplifying the points system? Love it...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 440 reads 0 comments

  2. College World Series Final Live Blog: Game 2 Results, Analysis and Reactions

    It's Game 2 of the best of three College World Series Championship Series between Florida and South Carolina. Last night, Florida choked away a sure win in Game 1 when they failed to score in the bottom of the ninth with the bases loaded and no outs...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 104 reads 3 comments

  3. College World Series 2011: Florida Gators Are Two Wins Away from Winning It ALL

    Two more wins. That's all we need. Two more wins. Yes I know. Two more wins and we win the College World Series, and South Carolina is in the same boat. I'm talking about something bigger here...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 733 reads 1 comments

  4. College World Series 2011: 10 Reasons the Florida Gators Can Win It All

    The Florida Gators are back in Omaha. This is the third time since 2005 and the second straight trip for the Gators to the College World Series. Last year, the Gators were a disappointing 0-2 at the CWS...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 568 reads 4 comments

  5. New York Mets All 50th Anniversary Team

    In honor of the New York Mets 50th season and the 25th anniversary of the last Mets World Championship team, I bring you the All-50th Anniversary team. Fifty years have brought many great memories and even more not so great ones for Mets fans like me..

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 2,520 reads 25 comments

  6. NBA Draft 2011: 10 Non-Lottery Players to Keep an Eye On

    The 2011 NBA Draft is coming up soon, and everyone is paying attention to players such as Kyrie Irving, Enes Kanter, Kemba Walker and Derrick Williams—and with good reason...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 1,589 reads 6 comments

  7. Coach K: Top 10 Candidates to Replace the Duke Head Coach

    Now, I'm not saying Coach K is going anywhere anytime soon, but he is not getting any younger. At some point he is going to call it a day. Maybe in five years, maybe 10, or maybe next year, but at some point Duke better have a short list ready to go...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 3,810 reads 33 comments

  8. 2011 NCAA Baseball Tournament: The Tallahasse Regional

    The NCAA baseball tournament gets underway this weekend in Tallahassee, FL at the home of the Florida State Seminoles, Dick Howser Stadium. The four teams include the host, Florida State, Alabama, UCF and Bethune Cookman...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 716 reads 4 comments

  9. 2011 Indy 500: J.R. Hildebrand's Indianapolis Heartbreak Is One for the Ages

    The race was over. The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 was going to a rookie driver, J.R. Hildebrand. There was nobody close to him. All he had to do was cross the finish line...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 4 years ago 555 reads 5 comments

  10. Chicago Cubs Fans: Good News, Help is on the Way

    For those of you Cubs fans who don't pay a whole lot of attention to the Cubs' farm sysyem, you may want to start. because there is some real talent there. I take you to Daytona Beach...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 1,275 reads 28 comments

  11. 2011 SEC Baseball Tournament: Live Blog

    The SEC baseball tournament starts today in Hoover, Alabama. Three of the top-four rated teams in the country, Florida, South Carolina and Vanderbilt, will be in action today...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 8,892 reads 4 comments

  12. MEAC Baseball Tournament: Live Blog

    The college baseball post season is underway as the MEAC is having its baseball tournament in sunny Daytona Beach, FL. An automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament is on the line as the winner of the tournament will advance to the Big dance...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 339 reads 0 comments

  13. 2011 NBA Draft: Cleveland Cavaliers Come Up Huge

    Sports' most down trodden city has had a pretty huge day. On a day when the Indians are sporting baseball's best record, the Cavaliers not only have the landed the first pick in the upcoming NBA Draft , they have two of the top four...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 764 reads 7 comments

  14. Lebron James Apology to Cleveland Fans: Too Little, Too Early

    After the Miami Heat dismissed the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Wednesday, Miami superstar Lebron James declared the season over. That's right. Miami has won...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 1,403 reads 12 comments

  15. Cam Newton: Why Carolina Panthers' New QB Is the Worst NFL Draft Pick Ever

    Cam Newton is a sure-fire bust. I am so certain of this that if he is the Panthers ' starting quarterback in 2016, I will buy a Cam Newton Jersey and stand in the stadium parking ...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 48,533 reads 267 comments

  16. Tampa Bay Rays Might Be Even Better Than Last Year, Despite Cutting Costs

    Last year, the Tampa Bay Rays were a contender all year long. They led either the American League East or Wild Card standings all year long. They had a stacked team...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 520 reads 10 comments

  17. Orlando Magic Center Dwight Howard is the NBA's Most Overrated Superstar

    Dwight Howard is a phenomenal basketball player. He is a phenomenal athlete. He is an amazing defender and rebounder . He is awesome in the paint. But he is not one of those guys who can take a team on his back and win playoff games...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 2,331 reads 82 comments

  18. Dwight Howard Trade Speculation: Orlando Magic Enter Panic Time as End Nears

    We've all seen this movie before. Last year we watched it play out in Cleveland . Earlier this year we saw it in Denver . Now it's heading to Orlando. It's called 'Farewell to the Franchise...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 3,993 reads 37 comments

  19. Kentucky Basketball: Is This Revolving Door Bad for College Hoops?

    Bob Knight went on a rant this week accusing Kentucky of exploiting the "one and done" system in place in college basketball. While he may have stretched the truth a bit regarding UK players' class attendance his point was a good one...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 1,051 reads 27 comments

  20. Tampa Bay Rays Look Pretty Darn Smart Now by Dumping Salaries

    The sky was falling in the offseason in St. Petersburg. Carl Crawford? Gone. Carlos Pena? Adios. Rafael Soriano? See Ya. Jason Bartlett? Bye. Matt Garza? Later. Joaquin Benoit? Hit the road...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 662 reads 1 comments

  21. College Basketball's 25 Most Prestigious Programs

    Here's a good offseason top 25 for you. What are the top 25 most storied programs in the game? I'm sure many of you will disagree with my rankings, but that's OK because, really, the part that cannot be argued is the top seven...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 9,698 reads 66 comments

  22. Talladega Thriller: Jeff Gordon and Mark Martin Make Their Move 1 Lap Too Soon

    Sunday's race at Talladega was your typical restrictor plate race. It was exciting. It had a lot of lead changes. It had two "Big Ones...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 689 reads 1 comments

  23. College Baseball: SEC East Is Clearly Toughest Division

    The SEC East is one dominant division. They have three of the top four ranked teams as of the latest poll with No. 1 Vanderbilt, the defending national champions and No. 3 ranked South Carolina, and pre-season No...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 1,063 reads 0 comments

  24. NFL Draft 2011: Five Reasons Why Cam Newton Is Not Worth Risking a Top Five Pick

    Whether or not there is an NFL season this year, there will still be a draft. This may be the most excitement we get from the NFL this year...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 659 reads 14 comments

  25. UConn vs. Butler and the 10 Worst Championship Games in Sports History

    CLANK! CLANK! CLANK! That was a familiar sound last night in Houston at the National Championship Game between UConn and Butler...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 4 years ago 2,349 reads 5 comments