1. Steven Jackson Still with Rams After Trade Deadline, so What's Next for Rams RB?

    There was going to be a bidding war for Steven Jackson at the trade deadline. The St. Louis Rams have given Jackson his freedom , so they might as well get something for him before he chases a title in another city...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 3,773 reads 3 comments

  2. Week 9 Picks Against the Spread for Every NFL Game

    That's right. I grew defiant last week, and my NFL picks against the spread followed suit. It only took a month and a half, but I posted another non-losing record...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 25,332 reads 73 comments

  3. The Latest Buzz Around Odds, Spreads and Lines for NFL Week 9

    Week 9 is the exact middle point of the NFL season. During this week, you should determine whether you need to walk away or double down on the remainder of the games. Or you could just not care...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 984 reads 0 comments

  4. San Francisco 49ers vs. Arizona Cardinals: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Tonight's Monday Night Football contest includes two teams headed in opposite directions. The Arizona Cardinals are badly in need of a win. They've already lost three in a row, and the skid could easily extend to six...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 6,124 reads 6 comments

  5. Why Andy Reid Must Continue to Start Michael Vick

    Another game and another loss for the Philadelphia Eagles . This loss, however, led to more than just media speculation that Andy Reid needs to make a quarterbacking change . The sentiment came straight from the starting signal-caller this week...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 2,111 reads 42 comments

  6. 3 Things We Learned from Cam Newton's Press Conference

    Cam Newton has generated almost as much discussion with his press conferences as he has with his play. They have bordered on the absurd. The ridiculousness all culminated in last week's " suggestion box " fiasco...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 175 reads 13 comments

  7. How Should NFL Respond to DeAngelo Hall's Embarrassing Ejection?

    DeAngelo Hall has outdone himself this time. And he's going to pay dearly for his transgressions. During the Washington Redskins ' contest with the Pittsburgh Steelers , Hall completely lost all semblance of sanity...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 9,311 reads 74 comments

  8. Making the Case for New York Jets to Bench Mark Sanchez

    Good evening, ladies and gentleman of the New York Jets jury. Tonight's closing argument regarding the starting status of Mark Sanchez is incredibly simple...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 3,604 reads 51 comments

  9. What Does Brady Quinn Injury Mean for Fantasy Owners, Chiefs?

    Brady Quinn entered the field inside Arrowhead Stadium after a smattering of fans cheered his predecessor's head injury. Now, he has left the field under similar circumstances, just without the crowd's approval...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 721 reads 1 comments

  10. New England Patriots vs. St. Louis Rams: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    In the next step of the NFL 's crusade to expand American football, the New England Patriots are "visiting" the St. Louis Rams in London. Why the NFL chose to send a team nicknamed the Patriots to England with this task is beyond me...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 8,174 reads 28 comments

  11. Michigan State vs. Wisconsin: Why the B1G Title Rematch Is a Must Win for Sparty

    The reality of today's sports-mad world is that every game is approached as a must win. However, the Michigan State Spartans are in an actual win-or-else situation when they visit the Wisconsin Badgers...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 725 reads 2 comments

  12. Start Em Sit Em Week 8: Backups to Leave on the Bench

    The key to a great fantasy season is having and playing the appropriate backups at the appropriate time. But it also means sitting the right second-stringer when he isn't going to produce...

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  13. Fantasy Basketball Rankings: Top 5 Centers of This Season

    After last year's lockout debacle, who isn't excited for 82 games of NBA action? Well, maybe Andrew Bynum isn't, but we'll get to that as we go through the top five centers for 2012-13...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 2,132 reads 3 comments

  14. Mississippi State vs. Alabama: How SEC Clash Impacts Conference Outlook

    Whenever two Top 15 teams collide, there will be consequences. Mississippi State against the Alabama Crimson Tide will be no different, but the ramifications will be felt by the entire conference...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 1,834 reads 4 comments

  15. Ahmad Bradshaw: Assessing Giants RB's Week 8 Fantasy Value

    You're nervous. I get it. Ahmad Bradshaw has officially been listed as questionable for this weekend's tilt against the Dallas Cowboys . It'll be okay. Come here. Let me console you...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 2,439 reads 4 comments

  16. Emanuel Steward: No Trainer Had Bigger Impact Than Boxing Legend

    Emanuel Steward can no longer physically stand among the pugilists, but he still sits atop the boxing Olympus as king. His impact on the sport doesn't rival other trainers—it rivals the legends who stood inside the ring...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 2,302 reads 6 comments

  17. Seahawks vs. Lions: Spread Info, Line and Predictions

    The Sunday afternoon matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and Detroit Lions features two teams coming off tough divisional losses...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 1,283 reads 1 comments

  18. The Complete Bettor's Guide to NFL Week 8

    Admit it. You're going to watch the NFL games this week, so why not figure out a few ways to counter all the money spent on beer, wings and pizza? Plus, let's be honest, how much ...

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  19. Buying or Selling the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a Playoff Team?

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have not gone softly into that good night. In fact, they might have something to say come playoff time. They came into Thursday night with only two wins against four losses...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 912 reads 21 comments

  20. Why the Buccaneers Should Build Team Around Doug Martin, Not Josh Freeman

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are currently making a statement against the surprising Minnesota Vikings . Doug Martin is a big reason for that. Through halftime of the Thursday night game, Martin had toted the rock 16 times for 111 yards...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 1,325 reads 48 comments

  21. Predicting Which Declining NFL Veterans Will Be Replaced by Rookies in 2013

    Get yourself a jacket, my friend. The NFL is a cold place. If you aren't producing right now, then you'll be on your arse right away. There are many different reasons that a veteran can be replaced, but the most common culprit is age and/or cost...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 205 reads 1 comments

  22. Jordy Nelson: Pros and Cons of Benching Packers Star WR in Fantasy Week 8

    Injuries suck. Whether on your fantasy team or your favorite team, injuries can derail an entire season. Ask the 2008 New England Patriots ...

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  23. Week 8 Picks Against the Spread for Every NFL Game

    I backed off in prior installments of my NFL picks against the spread, making comparisons to running backs and basically saying that my time will come. No longer. My picks haven't been as terrible as the record...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 141,388 reads 80 comments

  24. The Latest Buzz Around Odds, Spreads and Lines for NFL Week 8

    My NFL picks against the spread haven't gone particularly well so far this year. Not sure why that is, but there is still over half a season left. So we should certainly see what Vegas is thinking in regards to Week 8...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about over 1 year ago 1,979 reads 1 comments

  25. Benching of Trent Richardson Further Proof Pat Shurmur Not the Answer for Browns

    Pat Shurmur wants out of the Cleveland Browns organization. What other possible reason could there be for benching first-round pick Trent Richardson? Shurmur pointed out that Richardson wasn't " effective " (h/t Josh Alper )...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about almost 2 years ago 3,621 reads 59 comments