1. Miami Hurricanes Taken for a Ride by a Con Man

    I’ve never been much of a Miami Hurricanes fan. They were always a little slimy for me. I didn’t like the bravado, the dirty play or scandalous behavior of the 1980s and '90s Hurricanes...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 3 years ago 528 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Finals: The Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James Debate and Heat Hating

    Ever since Michael Jordan established himself as the most exciting player in NBA history, we began obsessing over what new young player reminded us of Jordan...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 3 years ago 2,288 reads 17 comments

  3. St. Louis Rams: Jacquizz Rodgers Is Perfect Pick for Back-Up Running Back Job

    The St. Louis Rams have been trying to find a quality back-up for running back Steven Jackson for over three seasons. Even GM Billy Devaney has acknowledged the pursuit has become a punchline within his family...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 3 years ago 866 reads 3 comments

  4. St. Louis Cardinals: Albert Pujols Trying to Kick Start His Swing?

    I noticed something peculiar about Albert Pujols ' approach at the plate during an at bat last night in Arizona . He picked up and put back down his normally semi-stationary left leg as the pitch came in...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 3 years ago 328 reads 0 comments

  5. St. Louis Cardinals Fans Move on From Albert Pujols Contract Deadline

    Well, "Albertgeddon" has come and gone. Finally. Everybody in St. Louis okay? All present and accounted for? Looks like there was minimal damage. There is a sense of relief even if no contract extension was signed...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 4 years ago 449 reads 3 comments

  6. St. Louis Cardinals Paying the Price for Foolish Spending in Baseball

    The St. Louis Cardinals have tried to compete with the big market teams when it comes to free agent spending, and even more so when retaining their own core players. But they still have fiscal limitations...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 4 years ago 1,684 reads 11 comments

  7. Albert Pujols: Wading Through The Waves of His Media Coverage

    If you use any article-culling service about the St. Louis Cardinals , baseball, or sports in general, either via Twitter or an RSS feed, you’ve been inundated by Albert Pujols articles in the past few months...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 4 years ago 1,009 reads 6 comments

  8. NHL All-Star Draft Will Take Some Getting Used to

    So was I missing what was fun and exciting about the NHL 's All-Star draft this past weekend? I heard the draft process and idea as a whole were received well...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 4 years ago 182 reads 0 comments

  9. Fitz Blitz: Favre Done, Vikes Belong Outdoors, Tebow-Lloyd, Pointless Pro Bowl

    So what was all the fuss about the frozen, icy field in Minnesota for? Many just wrote it off as part of football, myself included. I didn’t know what the big deal was...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 4 years ago 281 reads 0 comments

  10. Philadelphia Eagles: It's Okay To Forgive Michael Vick

    I feel I have to start with this disclaimer when talking about moving on from further shaming Michael Vick for his past: I’m an avid dog lover. I treat mine as if he were my son...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about 4 years ago 657 reads 18 comments

  11. Keeping Brendan Ryan is Not the Worst Option for the St. Louis Cardinals

    When the Cardinals acquired Ryan Theriot from the Dodgers and proclaimed him their staring shortstop, the question arose of what to do with former starting shortstop Brendan Ryan ...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about 4 years ago 829 reads 3 comments

  12. The Fitz Blitz: Johnsons Go Deep, Broncos Cheat

    Some quick hits and observations from Week 12 of the NFL . First things first, my fan level for Andre Johnson climbed a few notches yesterday. Way to get the helmet off and deliver some quality punches...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about 4 years ago 415 reads 1 comments

  13. St. Louis Cardinals Have Fuzzy Focus on 2010 Playoffs

    Tony La Russa refers to it as “Fuzzy Baseball.” He uses the term to describe his team’s focus when they commit errors, run the bases poorly, and generally play bad fundamental baseball...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 4 years ago 380 reads 0 comments

  14. Raiders Offense Will Go As Far As O-Line Takes Them

    The changes the Oakland Raiders made in the offseason have gotten a lot of attention from the media and fans...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 4 years ago 860 reads 8 comments

  15. Why Have African Americans Disappeared from Baseball?

    Today, all of Major League Baseball honors Jackie Robinson. But African-Americans currently make up less than 10 percent of MLB rosters. With any phenomenon in our society, people wonder why it has occurred and share their theories...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 4 years ago 3,053 reads 35 comments

  16. Chicago Blackhawks Are Where the St. Louis Blues Want to Be

    The Blackhawks are the NHL’s Central Division Champs and the second seed in the Western Conference. The Blues are fourth in the Central Division and 10th in the Western Conference...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 4 years ago 436 reads 13 comments

  17. Reality Sets In: The St. Louis Blues Are Done

    At least we’re no longer in limbo, Blues fans. We know the Blues aren’t making the playoffs. Maybe it’s best to press the reset button anyway, and wash away the ...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about over 4 years ago 209 reads 8 comments

  18. Mark McGwire: The Prodigal Son

    There's nothing wrong with forgiving Mark McGwire and moving on. Many media members and former players climbed on their moral high horses to condemn Mark McGwire after his admission of taking steroids...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 1,039 reads 3 comments

  19. St. Louis Blues Struggle in Back-to-Back Games, Hindering Playoff Push

    Playing back-to-back games is as much a part of the NHL as the Zamboni machine. They're inevitable with an 82-game season and multi-purpose arenas. About 25 percent of the NHL's road games are the second half of a back-to-back...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 116 reads 1 comments

  20. St. Louis Blues Progress Report: The Young Forwards

    When Dave Checketts bought the St. Louis Blues in 2005, he had to change their business model. The previous Blues ownership of Bill and Nancy Laurie lost a lot of money, and Checketts wasn't going to repeat their mistakes...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 186 reads 4 comments

  21. Oakland Raiders: Media Fueling Tom Cable Speculation

    Does the national and local sports media really expect the Oakland Raiders to hold a press conference to confirm that they're retaining Head Coach Tom Cable? Do they want Al Davis to give the ...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 1,934 reads 30 comments

  22. Buy, Sell, or Swap: Will the St. Louis Blues Deal Before the Deadline?

    This year's Winter Olympics will create an NHL roster freeze on Feb. 12. Teams are likely to treat that date as if it's the trade deadline, even though the actual deadline is Mar. 3. The freeze ends at 11:59 EST, Feb...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 500 reads 15 comments

  23. The Top Ten St. Louis Blues of All Time

    As we take a look at the Top 10 Blues of all time, I had to think carefully about what my criteria would be. First, I wouldn't look at any previous all-time, Top-10 Blues lists. There will be obvious duplicates, but I wanted to determine my own order...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 1,507 reads 0 comments

  24. McGwire Addresses Past In Court Of Public Opinion

    Mark McGwire admitted he used steroids at various points in his career today. http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=2011689 It's a statement many have felt is overdue...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 94 reads 0 comments

  25. Al Davis, Raiders Sink To New Low in Response To Gannon

    As the House of Usher that is the Oakland Raiders continues to crumble from within, we occasionally get a little peek at the madness. Al Davis is surrounded by yes men and women who continue to tell him how great and right on track he is...

    Tim Fitzgerald Written by Tim Fitzgerald about almost 5 years ago 3,679 reads 31 comments