1. 2012 US Olympic Women's Gymnastics Team Dominant in Gold Medal Victory

    For a while it seemed like the U.S. Olympic women's gymnastics team was in for a dogfight in the all-around event...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 18,169 reads 22 comments

  2. Ryan Lochte, USA Swimming Get Wake-Up Call as Michael Phelps Era Fades

    Ryan Lochte looked ashen when he cost the U.S. Olympic swimming team a gold medal in the 4x100-meter freestyle relay on Sunday in London. That was nothing compared to missing the podium entirely in the 200-meter freestyle a day later...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 18,532 reads 19 comments

  3. Olympic Swimming 2012: Michael Phelps' 400 IM Disaster Shows He Needed to Retire

    The reign is over. Michael Phelps was the undisputed king of swimming after the 2008 Olympics , and London was set up for an epic duel with fellow American Ryan Lochte, beginning with the 400-meter individual medley...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 9,721 reads 25 comments

  4. Top Fantasy Football Handcuffs at Every Offensive Position

    Fantasy football handcuffing is hedging your bets. You are essentially wagering that your higher pick will get injured, suspended or otherwise incapacitated during the season. Of course, for certain players, that is not a bad idea...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 9,644 reads 9 comments

  5. Olympic Track & Field 2012: 7 Most Exciting Races of London Games

    The 2012 London Olympic Games are upon us. Track and field will highlight the second week of the Olympics , but there is still plenty to talk about before the first runner takes a place on the blocks...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 2,610 reads 0 comments

  6. Individual Women's Gymnastic Team Members: Ranking Each Members' Best Event

    The U.S. Olympic gymnastics team heads to London as a favorite to win the gold medal. After all, they won gold at the 2011 World Championships, despite the last-minute loss of Alicia Sacramone to injury and a weakness in the uneven bars...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 1,091 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Top NFL MVP Candidates for the 2012 Season

    Being the most valuable player in the NFL is not all about numbers. Just ask Drew Brees , who shattered Dan Marino's single-season yardage record but lost out to Aaron Rodgers for the honor...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about almost 2 years ago 24,294 reads 354 comments

  8. London 2012 Olympics: World Spotlight Turns Toward US Swimmer Missy Franklin

    You may not know her name when Missy Franklin steps onto the blocks for the first time, but you will certainly remember it before the Olympic flame is extinguished in London...

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  9. Hope Solo: Off-the-Field Distractions Won't Deter USA Star from Excellence

    Hope Solo is no stranger to controversy. The soccer star burst into the limelight in 2007 during the Women's World Cup...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 792 reads 0 comments

  10. Michael Phelps Retirement Will Leave Huge Void for US Olympic Team

    Historic dominance. What other phrase describes American swimmer Michael Phelps and his Olympic career? With an assist from his teammates, Phelps made a historic run at the 2008 Olympic Games...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 1,918 reads 0 comments

  11. 2012 Super Bowl Odds: NFL Training Camp Edition

    Training camp is nigh! Let us celebrate by talking about the Super Bowl. Anything can happen in today's NFL , but certain teams are better positioned than others...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 27,226 reads 141 comments

  12. Why the Washington Redskins Are the Next Great NFL Dynasty

    That's right, I said it: Mark my words, the Washington Redskins will be the next great NFL dynasty. How is this possible? The Redskins have wallowed in mediocrity for two decades, making the playoffs just four times in that span...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 18,249 reads 84 comments

  13. Winners and Losers of Every NFL Team's Offseason

    The offseason is mercifully ending in a few weeks as training camp news will hopefully replace litigation and the police blotter. There has been plenty to think about aside from the drama, however...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 33,559 reads 94 comments

  14. Highlighting Every Starting NFL Quarterback's Signature Win

    Quarterbacks do not win games alone. After all, football is a team sport, and quarterbacks do not play defense. More often than not, however, quarterbacks are defined by their victories...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 3,808 reads 20 comments

  15. Stock Up, Stock Down for Each NFL Team in 2012

    The hustle and bustle of the NFL offseason has cooled to a simmer as training camp approaches, but there is no shortage of news...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 20,449 reads 100 comments

  16. Offseason Grades for Every NFL Team, Pre-Training Camp Edition

    Perhaps fueled by Twitter and the manic rush to report news first, this NFL offseason has been a frenetic, turbulent one. Some teams regularly made headlines for the wrong reasons, while others stayed off the radar...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 23,944 reads 193 comments

  17. Should the Miami Dolphins Bid on Josh Gordon in the Supplemental Draft?

    The football world is abuzz with speculation about Josh Gordon and where he will land in the supplemental draft...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 3,103 reads 7 comments

  18. US Olympic Men's Track & Field Team 2012: Updated News, Roster and Analysis

    Despite winning the most medals in track and field at the 2008 Olympic Games, Beijing was not kind to the U.S. team. They fell off in many events they had once dominated as the world seemed to be catching up to the Americans...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 1,421 reads 0 comments

  19. Ranking the NFL's 7 Worst Contracts from This Offseason

    Bad contracts are simply a part of sports. Whether teams get into bidding wars for bad players or simply shell out more money than they should for a good one, some players make out like bandits when free agency opens up...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 38,670 reads 85 comments

  20. The Most Grueling Feats of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials

    The day of reckoning has arrived. You have trained for this for months, or even years. It was difficult at first, as training for any athletic activity should be, but you toughed it out through shin splints and bruised toes to get to this point...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 3,345 reads 2 comments

  21. 10 Things You Need to Know About US Women's Soccer Goalie Hope Solo

    The international stage is not unfamiliar to Hope Solo , who has defended the goal for the U.S. women's soccer team for over a decade...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 1,031 reads 6 comments

  22. US Gymnastics Olympic Trials 2012: Jordyn Wieber Primed for Gold Run in London

    Jordyn Wieber must have seen Gabby Douglas coming. Objects are closer than they appear in the mirror, and Douglas was practically in Wieber's blind spot. Douglas, the spirited 16-year-old from Virginia, has been inching close to the veteran Wieber...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 6,535 reads 10 comments

  23. 2012 Olympic Swimming Trials: Natalie Coughlin's Sixth-Place Finish Big for US

    The dream of a third consecutive Olympics bid seemed dead for Natalie Coughlin after being ousted from her signature event, the 100-meter backstroke...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 1,931 reads 0 comments

  24. US Olympic Swimming Team 2012: Allison Schmitt a Breakout Star for Team USA

    USA Swimming has a heated rivalry in Michael Phelps versus Ryan Lochte, as well as a budding superstar in Missy Franklin as part of a youth movement on the women’s side...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 3,715 reads 0 comments

  25. US Olympic Swimming Trials 2012: Future Is Now for Rising Star Missy Franklin

    It's not a surprise, but it's still a landmark moment. The Olympic torch has been passed to 17-year-old swim star Missy Franklin. If you have followed the sport, you already know her name—it was hyped before this week's U...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 2 years ago 1,134 reads 1 comments