1. Cowardly Lions No More? Matt Millen Out In Detroit

    God has not forgotten about you Lions fans. If there are any of you left out there, that is. Matt Millen, long blamed for the Lions problems and their owning the third worst winning percentage in the NFL, announced he was leaving the position today...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about almost 6 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  2. USC Takes Top Spot in AP Polls

    Keep smiling, Pete. You have every reason to do so. The pollsters got it wrong in the preseason. Georgia, while they definitely deserve some votes, should never have been the top team...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 328 reads 1 comments

  3. Hall of Famer and NFLPA Head Gene Upshaw Dead at 63

    Diagnosed only last Sunday, pancreatic cancer took the life of Gene Upshaw late Wednesday night. He was 63...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 161 reads 0 comments

  4. Another NBA Player Lost to Europe

    Hold the phone! Stop the presses! The NBA has lost another player to Europe. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, it's true. Shawn Kemp is going to Italy. Wait... Honestly? 'Is this guy serious?' you're asking...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 354 reads 0 comments

  5. Tiger Who?

    Does Padraig Harrington have the world asking where Tiger is or trying to remember who he is altogether? It seems far-fetched, I know, but by winning the PGA Championship and his ...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 359 reads 7 comments

  6. One Down, Seven to Go: Michael Phelps Grabs His First Gold of 2008

    In his first race of the 2008 Summer Olympics, Michael Phelps was in a league of his own. The 400-meter individual medley is the event Phelps said was his most challenging and least favorite, but Phelps showed no signs of weakness...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 295 reads 0 comments

  7. ...And to My Agent

    In light of the recent induction ceremony into the NFL Hall of Fame, I wonder one thing. What kind of speeches do we have to look forward to? The generation of players that are currently being ...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 111 reads 0 comments

  8. Brett Farve Saga Finished?

    The saga surrounding the Green Bay Packers and disgruntled quarterback Brett Favre could be finished, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reported late Wednesday night...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  9. LeBron James to Europe?

    According to folks close to LeBron James, the superstar and MVP-to-be would not be opposed to playing overseas. James' contract through 2009-2010 will net the Cleveland Cavalier $60 million...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 1,508 reads 6 comments

  10. A Retrospective Look at The Bonehead

    Two hours removed from an emergency surgery to repair a tendon in my toe that had been cut by a falling food processor blade, I find myself looking back at the athletes who have suffered similar bouts of fate...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 119 reads 0 comments

  11. Tim Donaghy Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

    Tim Donaghy was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Tuesday morning. After Donaghy was removed from officiating NBA games for gambling and making questionable calls, he went on a tirade, ...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 294 reads 0 comments

  12. Hostage Negotiations

    Do you remember the days when "I quit" meant something? John Elway meant it. Barry Sanders did too. Even Dan Marino said it and continued down his path toward NutriSystem fame...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 200 reads 0 comments

  13. Woe Is Denver: Two Top Nuggets Defenders Have Packed Their Bags

    Concern is written across the faces of Denver Nuggets faithful this Summer. After losing Marcus Camby in a relatively worthless trade to the Los Angeles Clippers and Eduardo Najera to free agency, the new-look Nugs don't look like much...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 629 reads 18 comments

  14. Oklahoma City Narrows List of Names to Six

    Sorry little lady, but your Sonics are gone. Sure, that is old news. As is the fact that the former Seattle Super Sonics had to leave the name, trademark, and colors in Seattle when they turned out the lights for the last time...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 1,146 reads 9 comments

  15. Michelle Wie: A Flash in the Pan?

    I am not one to say that a woman can't beat a man. This country has already seen it happen (See: Billy Jean King, for all you uneducated "sports hounds" and youngsters)...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 1,817 reads 4 comments

  16. To The Nudist in The Locker Room...

    It is common knowledge that men's locker rooms are dangerous places capable of truly altering the direction of any young man's life, but I never imagined the day that my life was forever changed...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about 6 years ago 4,416 reads 14 comments

  17. The Colorado Avalanche Just Don't Know How to Say Goodbye

    As if the experiment involving Adam Foote and Peter Forsberg wasn't enough of a sign, the Colorado Avalanche announced Thursday that former head coach Tony Granato would be renamed to his old ...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about over 6 years ago 516 reads 3 comments

  18. Denver Nuggets: Where to go from Here?

    Basketball in Denver has been like an unquenchable thirst lately. The Nuggets won 50 games this season, the best record they have posted since adding Carmelo Anthony to the menu. Prior to the third overall pick five years ago the Nugs won just 17 games.

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about over 6 years ago 646 reads 8 comments

  19. Stanley Cup Finals: Ageism at Its Finest, Coming at the Perfect Time

    Never before has the NHL needed a series like the one about to commence. Following a lackluster three seasons since the lockout, hockey fans can once again rejoice in what we are being dished: ...

    Geoff Townsend Written by Geoff Townsend about over 6 years ago 568 reads 2 comments