1. 2010 MLB Predictions: Why the Phillies Will Dominate April-May in 2010

    It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish. The Phillies have certainly proven that cliché true in recent seasons...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 749 reads 6 comments

  2. 2010 MLB Predictions: Why the Boston Red Sox Will Not Make the Playoffs

    A baseball season is a marathon, not a sprint. Seven months from now, the Boston Red Sox will realize the truth in that cliché as they watch the MLB postseason from home...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 1,135 reads 43 comments

  3. Los Angeles Angels Can't Be Counted Out of AL West in 2010

    The Seattle Mariners are a hot pick in 2010—and for good reason. Last year, the M’s rebounded from a 101-loss ’08 campaign to win 85 games and lead the American League in staff ERA (3...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 341 reads 2 comments

  4. Gut Check: Why Charlie Manuel Is an Even Bigger Winner By Losing

    Lets begin Spring Training 2010 with a light news story. A story made even lighter by Phillies' skipper Charlie Manuel. Ok, so my jokes are about as cold as Ryan Howard’s bat is this time of year...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 536 reads 0 comments

  5. New Orleans Saints: The 10 Greatest Wins in Team History: 5 To 1

    Hey everyone. This is Part Two of My 10 greatest victories in Saints’ history. Part One, Victories 10 through 6, was released last Saturday (Feb. 28). I present to you the Top Five wins in New Orleans Saints’ history...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 2,010 reads 16 comments

  6. New Orleans Saints: The 10 Greatest Wins in Team History: 10 To 6

    Winning a Super Bowl makes a lot of things possible. Here’s an example: Just last year, it probably would have been impossible to write a “Saints’ Top 10 Wins” column...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 5,213 reads 6 comments

  7. Tiger Woods, Michael Vick, Mark McGwire: Why Their Words Mean Nothing

    At this point, it’s very obvious that Tiger Woods, Michael Vick, and Mark McGwire are all very sorry. Sorry they got caught, that is. Beyond that, it’s impossible for all of us to know just how sorry they really are...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 730 reads 16 comments

  8. Nittany Lions Just Can't Seem To Rebound: The Problem with Penn State

    Penn State’s home loss to Michigan State last Saturday was a 40-minute microcosm of the disaster their 2009-2010 season has become. Once again, Talor Battle single-handedly carried his struggling team...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 176 reads 3 comments

  9. NFL History: How Super Bowl XLIV Proved There's Still Magic in Miami

    Miami has now hosted an NFL-record 10 Super Bowls. And when NFL historians remember those 10 Big Games in South Florida, they instantly recall two of them before the other eight. Super Bowl III: Jets over Colts in 1969...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 464 reads 2 comments

  10. Drew Brees' Complete NFL Biography (Championship Edition)

    It’s true. Joe Montana, Tom Brady, and Ben Roethlisberger are all anomalies. But every other NFL quarterback over the last 40 years knows that winning a Super Bowl doesn’t come quickly, or easily...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 3,836 reads 0 comments

  11. Drew Brees Gets His Due: What a Championship Means for Him

    Drew Brees, the NFL's ultimate "good guy," has officially made it to the top. To the top of the headlines that is. Controversy sells, particularly in sports media...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 510 reads 1 comments

  12. Five Reasons Why the Colts Will Win...and Cover

    For the second time in four years, it’ll be the Indianapolis Colts hoisting the Lombardi Trophy in Miami. Here are five reasons why. 1...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 454 reads 0 comments

  13. Boston Celtic Slide: Big Trouble Brewing in Bean Town?

    OK. This column comes in the midst of a Celtics three-game win streak. I get it. But the question I have isn’t about whether Boston can beat the likes of Washington, Miami, and New Jersey...

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  14. Why Peyton Manning Still Needs One More Win

    Peyton Manning has been giving opposing defenses nightmares pretty much ever since he first picked up a football...

    James Ambler Written by James Ambler about over 4 years ago 300 reads 2 comments