1. BCS Championship: A Humble Word of Caution to the Alabama Nation

    In a time before the current reign of Nick Saban at the University of Alabama, the Crimson Tide football program suffered through both years of uncertainty at the head coaching ...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 1 year ago 5,544 reads 89 comments

  2. Alabama vs. LSU: Predicting the BCS Championship with the Help of Sun Tzu

    The Art of War is a handy little text that is normally more useful in the corporate world than anywhere else in our present state of affairs. If you’ve never heard of the text, then I’d suggest typing it into Google at the very least...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 2 years ago 90 reads 0 comments

  3. NL Rookie of the Year: Where's the Love for Brandon Beachy?

    Brandon Beachy is not a name I hear very often when talking about Rookie of the Year candidates in the National League. He’s hardly even mentioned among Braves fans...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 512 reads 2 comments

  4. LSU vs. Mississippi State: My Insane and Bold Prediction of the Week

    We head to Week 3 of the college football season (as crazy as that sounds), and I’ve had two unsuccessful predictions thus far. Last week, I picked BYU over Texas ...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 425 reads 3 comments

  5. Cam Newton's Carolina Panthers Debut: Greatest Ever?

    “What!??” That was my reply to a text from my dad, informing me that Cam Newton had thrown for 400 yards passing...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 280 reads 0 comments

  6. College Football: My Insane and Bold Prediction of the Week

    Last week , much to the dismay of some Clemson readers, I picked the Troy Trojans to upset the Tigers at Memorial Stadium...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 393 reads 13 comments

  7. College Football: My Insane and Bold Prediction of the Week

    College football is here again—believe it or not—and with it brings back my weekly edition of picking a wild, off-the-radar upset within the college football universe...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 3,142 reads 45 comments

  8. Atlanta Braves Baseball: Is Freddie Freeman Due for Regression?

    Freddie Freeman's 20-game hit streak mercifully came to a close Sunday against the New York Mets . His 0-4 performance followed a 1-5 game on Saturday, making him 1-9 with five strikeouts in his last two games...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 899 reads 11 comments

  9. Atlanta Braves Baseball: Chipper Jones Eyes Friday Return

    Braves ' veteran third baseman Chipper Jones is hoping to return to the lineup in time for the series against the Mets on Friday...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 292 reads 1 comments

  10. Braves Look to Avoid Sweep; Heyward out of Lineup for Second Consecutive Game

    As you may or may not have already noticed, Jason Heyward is out of the lineup for the second consecutive game. Other than missing games due to injury, this is the first time he will miss consecutive games in 2011...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 186 reads 2 comments

  11. Atlanta Braves Baseball: Should Derek Lowe Be Moved to the Bullpen?

    Derek Lowe continued his struggles tonight against the Washington Nationals . The Braves are 1-4 in Lowe's last five starts, and after finishing July with a 5.86 ERA, this isn't a good sign for the Braves...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 361 reads 12 comments

  12. MLB Trade Deadline: Hunter Pence to Philadelphia Phillies Imminent

    It appears as though the Phillies have won the race for Hunter Pence 's abilities. Multiple reports are surfacing that a deal seems imminent...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 131 reads 0 comments

  13. Hunter Pence Should Not Be Atlanta Braves' Target at the MLB Trade Deadline

    Hunter Pence is probably a name you've heard quite often if you've been following MLB trade deadline rumors...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 226 reads 0 comments

  14. Atlanta Braves Baseball: Looking Back at the Yunel Escobar Trade a Year Later

    Two weeks ago marked the anniversary of the Braves trading once highly thought of shortstop Yunel Escobar and failed starter Jo-Jo Reyes to the Blue Jays in exchange ...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 259 reads 5 comments

  15. MLB Baseball: Braves-Pirates Controversy Intensifies Instant Replay Talks

    Fans and non-fans alike braved the late hours of the night to catch the 19-inning marathon game that ended around 1:25 a.m. CDT, only to be disappointed by this controversial call that brought the game to an abrupt end...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about almost 3 years ago 321 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Prospects: Julio Teheran Gets the Call for the Atlanta Braves

    The Atlanta Braves have called up 20-year-old phenom pitching prospect Julio Teheran to make a spot start tonight against the Philadelphia Phillies . Teheran was rated the No...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about 3 years ago 907 reads 2 comments

  17. MLB Fantasy Baseball: Getting Those Pesky Saves

    You hear it every year: Don't pay for saves. Yet, you still take a big name closer before the seventh round each season. The overused cliche rings with truth and I can attest to it...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  18. Alabama Football: Is Jim McElwain Really the Problem?

    Alabama's Jim McElwain has come under fire quite often in his stay as offensive coordinator--almost as much as quarterback Greg McElroy . They both own National Championship rings, yet they are still not held in high regard by the Alabama faithful...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 2,132 reads 14 comments

  19. NFL Rankings: The 10 Most Underrated NFL Defensive Players

    This will be part of a series where I rank the most underrated players on offense and defense, as well as the most overrated players in the same format...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 566 reads 19 comments

  20. Auburn Tigers' Gus Malzahn Not Just a One-Trick Pony

    I've seen a lot of comments about Malzahn implying that Cam Newton is the reason for his success, but this is simply not true. If anything, the reason for Cam Newton's overwhelming success this season can be attributed, in part, to Gus Malzahn...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 2,269 reads 12 comments

  21. NFL Rankings: The Top 10 Most Underrated Offensive Players

    This will be part of a series where I rank the most underrated players on offense and defense, as well as the most overrated players in the same format. Here's a link to the Top 10 Most Underrated Defensive Players...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 1,568 reads 19 comments

  22. Peyton Manning Quietly on His Way to Record-Breaking Season

    Peyton Manning has made a lot of headlines lately, but it's for his miscues rather than the potential record-setting numbers he is quietly producing...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 499 reads 2 comments

  23. AFC South: What's Wrong With Peyton Manning and The Indianapolis Colts?

    The Colts dropped their third straight game this Sunday with a 38-35 loss at home to the Dallas Cowboys . It was their sixth loss of the season and the fourth loss in five games...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 381 reads 0 comments

  24. Fantasy Spin: How Valuable Is Adrian Gonzalez In 2011?

    Petco Park will no longer restrain Adrian Gonzalez from becoming a fantasy monster. You can just picture him ripping the chains away from Petco Park in a surge of glory. He is free at last...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 463 reads 0 comments

  25. George Sherrill Signed by Atlanta Braves: Frank Wren Adds Another Veteran Arm

    The Atlanta Braves and LHP George Sherrill agreed to a one-year, $1.75 million contract yesterday. Sherrill fills Braves GM Frank Wren's need for an experienced left-handed pitcher and solidifies the bullpen...

    Tyler McAdams Written by Tyler McAdams about over 3 years ago 1,743 reads 6 comments