1. Orlando Magic Buy Out Glen Davis, Look Ahead to the NBA Draft

    With the buying out of Glen Davis' contract last week, the Orlando Magic have officially waved the white flag on this season. That is not a bad thing if you are a Magic fan...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 10 months ago 2,138 reads 5 comments

  2. Florida Gators Will Muschamp in a Must-Win Situation Against Tennessee

    If the Florida Gators lose to the Tennessee Volunteers this week, Will Muschamp will be in trouble...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 2,327 reads 34 comments

  3. Kyle Petty Was Not Wrong About Danica Patrick...And Yet He Was Wrong

    How can Kyle Petty be both right and wrong at the same time? Well, it's not easy, but somehow he managed to pull it off with his critical analysis of Danica Patrick this past week...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 4,085 reads 34 comments

  4. San Antonio Spurs vs. Miami Heat Is for More Than 2013 Championship

    The 2013 NBA Finals is down to a best two-out-of-three series beginning on Sunday in San Antonio. There is a lot riding on these three games. Obvious the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat are playing for this year's championship...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 3,800 reads 2 comments

  5. Richard Petty vs. Jimmie Johnson: How Does J. J. Compare?

    It is always very tough to compare competitors from different eras in any sport. Things change over time in all sports. But comparisons are inevitable, and fans will always have those conversations wondering "who was better?" Whether it is Babe Ruth vs.

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 2,782 reads 15 comments

  6. Ranking the Top 10 Traditions in NASCAR

    NASCAR, like other sports has many traditions. Someone started many of these and they stuck. Sometimes, nobody really knows who started them or when because, well, it's just always been...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 830 reads 5 comments

  7. 10 Most Thrilling Finishes in NASCAR History

    NASCAR is a sport that builds for the finish. The finish is all that really counts in a NASCAR race. You can lead every lap but the last one, and that makes you a loser...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 3,102 reads 24 comments

  8. Identifying and Debunking the Five Biggest Myths About NASCAR

    What are the five biggest myths in NASCAR ? That's hard to say in a sport with as many myths as NASCAR has. It has mythical figures all throughout its rich history...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 1,761 reads 6 comments

  9. 5 Factors That Help Make Jimmie Johnson the Best in NASCAR

    Jimmie Johnson is the best driver in NASCAR today. There really is no debate. He has won five Sprint Cup Championships, two Daytona 500s (including this year), four Brickyard 400s and 62 races since he started in 2002...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 2,036 reads 3 comments

  10. Louisville Cardinals vs Kentucky Wildcats Will Be a Game Changer

    The last two national champions in college basketball both hail from the state of Kentucky. That is where the similarities end. These two programs could not be any more different than...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 3,221 reads 7 comments

  11. Danica Patrick: Will She Ever Be a Sprint Cup Championship Contender?

    Will Danica Patrick ever be a championship contender in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series? That is a good question. First, we have have to ask ourselves exactly what a championship contender is...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 1,701 reads 19 comments

  12. Florida Gators Baseball: Is 2013 the Beginning of Something Great?

    The beauty of college sports is that the players on the teams are only there for a short while. At most they get four years and then they are gone. So new players are coming in all the time and rarely does a team look the same for two years in a row...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 744 reads 2 comments

  13. Tony Stewart Is NASCAR Sprint Cup's Biggest Whiner

    As much as I would love to pull for Tony Stewart , I just cannot do it. He seems like a really cool guy at times. He's a great driver; nobody can deny that. He's even been very successful as an owner/driver, which not many have been able to pull off...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about over 1 year ago 6,106 reads 85 comments

  14. Sprint Cup Star Jeff Gordon's Career Is Just About Done

    It happens to the best of them: Father time catches up. That is the one opponent that every great athlete loses to. Father time is undefeated. Right now he is opening up a can on one-time Superstar Jeff Gordon ...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 6,570 reads 96 comments

  15. Florida Gators Baseball: How Will They React to a Dismal Season?

    The Florida Gators are awful. There is just no way to deny it. They are 3-6 and have lost five game in a row, all at home, to Georgia Southern, Florida Gulf Coast (three straight) and North Florida...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 1,209 reads 7 comments

  16. Tony Stewart Is Officially the New Dale Earnhardt at the Daytona 500

    Another Speedweeks is over. Another Nationwide Race trophy is going home with Tony Stewart . But yet again, the Daytona 500 is somebody else's. Does this sound like someone else we remember? Up until now, Stewart could probably shrug this off...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 949 reads 2 comments

  17. Florida Gators Baseball: Rebuild off to a Good Start

    The Florida Gators have been to three consecutive College World Series. Guys like Preston Tucker, Mike Zunino , Daniel Piggott , Hudson Randall, Austin Maddox and Brian Johnson were leading them there...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 733 reads 2 comments

  18. NASCAR Sprint Unlimited at Daytona: Can We Pick a Format and Stick to It Please?

    In 1979 when the first "Busch Clash" was run at the Daytona International Speedway, it was really simple. The race was a 20-lap shootout between drivers who won a pole the year before...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 2,762 reads 14 comments

  19. NASCAR's Greatest Drivers for Each Car Number 76-99

    While you don't see a lot of drivers on the track with numbers over 75, sometimes you will see one or two near the front of the field. Just a couple seasons ago, we saw No. 99 tie for the Sprint Cup Championship on points before losing on a tiebreaker...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 2,210 reads 8 comments

  20. Florida Gators Basketball Most Talented Team: 2007 or 2013?

    This season, the Florida Gators have been mentioned as a possible Final Four team and some even like them to win the NCAA Tournament. They have not disappointed for the most part...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 2,934 reads 4 comments

  21. Dale Earnhardt Jr: 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Champion

    OK, saying that a guy with one win in the last three years will win a championship this year is a bold prediction...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 1,593 reads 0 comments

  22. NASCAR's Greatest Drivers for Each Car Number 51-75

    Like in most sports, NASCAR seems to be a sport where the lower the number, the better you are. Of course, this is not to say that high numbers are always bad. Sometimes you can find a few good one in the upper numbers...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 2,005 reads 0 comments

  23. NASCAR's Greatest Drivers for Each Car Number 26-50

    Merry Christmas NASCAR fans! Do you know what Christmas means, besides the birth of the Lord Jesus and Peace on Earth and Santa Claus, I mean. It means that pretty soon I'll be hearing the sound of race cars coming from the big track...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about almost 2 years ago 3,253 reads 22 comments

  24. NASCAR's Greatest Drivers for Each Car Number 00-25

    Here is an interesting list. A list of car numbers and the most memorable driver to occupy a car with that number. This will surely cause some debate as many of these numbers have had several great drivers...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 2 years ago 4,649 reads 21 comments

  25. Reasons Why Non-NASCAR Fans Should Give NASCAR a Shot

    I hear this all the time from the so-called "stick and ball" sports fans about NASCAR (or fans of no sports at all for that matter): "It's just guys driving around in circles...

    Jim Folsom Written by Jim Folsom about 2 years ago 355 reads 0 comments