1. Average Joe: Be Careful Betting on the Ravens Offense in 2010

    With the new signing of T.J. Houshmandzadeh, it is clear what the one goal of Baltimore is: win the second Super Bowl in the short history of the franchise...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about almost 4 years ago 925 reads 10 comments

  2. Sipping Purple Drank: Regrading the First Round of the 2007 NFL Draft

    It has now been three full seasons since the 2007 NFL Draft occurred. For those of you who can't put faces on this particular year, this is the draft where JaMarcus Russell's athleticism ...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about 4 years ago 1,353 reads 33 comments

  3. Eagle Doubt: Reputation Key To Michael Vick's Likely Termination

    Michael Vick's tumultuous career has possibly reached its final roadblock well before his speedy legs have tired...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about 4 years ago 83 reads 19 comments

  4. FIFA World Cup 2010: Knockout Kicks — Who Makes The "Elite Eight"? Part 2

    We are halfway towards filling out who will make the final eight of the World Cup. Unfortunately for spectators on the home continent, there is only one African team remaining, as the Ivory Coast were unable to climb their tall mountain...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about 4 years ago 678 reads 1 comments

  5. FIFA World Cup 2010: Knockout Kicks—Who Makes The "Elite Eight"? Part One

    The 2010 FIFA World Cup has created many surprises in the First round of the tournament. Most notably, both finalists of 2010, Italy and France, have fallen like a house of cards in groups that were very winnable...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about 4 years ago 1,988 reads 10 comments

  6. Europe's Superbowl: Explaining the Champions League To Americans

    This past February, one of the most monumental decisions in the history of televising the world's game was made...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about over 4 years ago 3,958 reads 9 comments

  7. New England Blindfolds: The False Football Aptitude of Bill Belichick

    Genius, mastermind, and guru—all three are words of strong association to those at the peak of their game when associated with the world of sports...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about over 4 years ago 1,527 reads 83 comments

  8. New Expectations: What Is Realistic For the USMNT In South Africa?

    Four years ago was thought to be the "moment" that the Americans finally broke through in the world's game...

    Matthew Kraatz Written by Matthew Kraatz about over 4 years ago 212 reads 8 comments