1. 2010 NFL Game Predictions: Week 4 Point Spreads and Picks

    There are as many pleasant surprises–the Pittsburgh Steelers and Chicago Bears–in the early NFL season, as there are disturbing disappointments–San Diego Chargers...

    Christopher Schmidt Written by Christopher Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 366 reads 0 comments

  2. 2010 NL West Race: San Francisco Giants Ready To Wrap It Up

    In the National League West, it’s all over but the shouting. The San Francisco Giants will win the Division unless they lose their next four games at home...

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  3. 2010 NFL Game Predictions: Week 2 Spreads and Picks

    A popular gambler's mantra warns against putting too much stock in one week's performance. This is true of football teams, and those who pick football games...

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  4. 2010 NFL Week 1 Recap: The Oakland Raiders Are Already Terrible

    As evidenced by the final score of the Vikings v Saints game (14-9), it can take some time for NFL teams to get up to speed. Based upon the results of our WEEK 1 Predictions (8-8), the same can be said for prognostication...

    Christopher Schmidt Written by Christopher Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 616 reads 1 comments

  5. 2010 NFL Game Predictions: Week 1 Spreads and Picks

    Everyone knows the NFL point spreads are posted in the newspaper for entertainment purposes only. In that vein, the following is for your reading enjoyment and not to be used for the purpose of, nor at all intended to encourage gambling...

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  6. 9/11/2010, MLB, San Diego Padres Observe Day of Remembrance

    The Earth turns, the sun rises and a new day dawns. Life goes on, but no one with a pulse and a soul wakes on this day without a sense of the significance of September 11...

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  7. Padres Win Critical Series Against Gaints in San Francisco

    The San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants find themselves in semi-rare territory atop the National League West standings in the middle of August. Equally uncommon is the importance of this weekend’s series between the two...

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  8. Jim Gray Questions Corey Pavin And Tiger Woods; World Questions Gray

    Representing the Golf Channel, Jim Gray today confronted Ryder Cup Captain, Corey Pavin. The two exchanged heated words regarding the disclosure of Tiger Wood's Ryder Cup status following the PGA Championship morning press conference...

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  9. Hall of Fame Game 2010 Prop Bets

    The impassioned sigh you heard this morning was the sound of the world waking up with the realization that the NFL season opens this weekend. Okay, preseason, but that's the next best thing...

    Christopher Schmidt Written by Christopher Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 80 reads 1 comments

  10. With Smoke And Mirrors, Los Angeles Dodgers Not Getting It Done

    Team batting average, HRs, HRs allowed, Slugging percentage, runs; the Dodgers lead the should-be hapless Padres in every category that is supposed to matter...

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  11. San Diego Padres: Is It Time To Embrace Them?

    The San Diego Padres are 58-39. With a winning percentage of .598, San Diego stands atop the National League, and are behind only the Yankees and Rays in the league as a whole...

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  12. 2010 NFL Predictions: Don't Be Surprised If There Aren't Many Surprises

    The more nothing changes, the more things stay the same. The NFL remains America's favorite pastime (sorry baseball), and to pass the time between seasons, experts and fans alike love to speculate about the new grand ol' game...

    Christopher Schmidt Written by Christopher Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 147 reads 7 comments

  13. Fantasy Football Obsession Does Not Guarantee Fantasy Football Success

    You participate in four leagues. You are already registered for all of them, and have been since February. Nary a day has gone by in the last six months where you haven't checked Yahoo, ESPN and SI...

    Christopher Schmidt Written by Christopher Schmidt about almost 4 years ago 512 reads 1 comments