1. San Diego Chargers Preseason 2011: Final Defensive Grades

    The San Diego Chargers' defense looked shaky at best in the preseason, but then again, the starters spent most of their time on the sidelines...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,859 reads 3 comments

  2. Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers: Preseason 2011 Offensive Final Grades

    The San Diego Chargers finished off the preseason winning two games on the road and losing both games at Qualcomm Stadium...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,653 reads 3 comments

  3. San Diego Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers: Last Preseason Impressions

    NFL teams must trim their rosters to 53 players in two days, so the final preseason game was a last chance for many players on the bubble to impress their coaches...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 956 reads 1 comments

  4. San Diego Chargers: Why Is This Year Going to Be Different?

    There is no doubt that fans of the San Diego Chargers are a little gun shy after their beloved team shot themselves in the foot last year by missing the playoff for the first time in five years...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 774 reads 9 comments

  5. San Diego Chargers: Preseason Week 3 Game Notes and Observations

    San Diego fans got their best look at the Chargers this past Saturday as the Arizona Cardinals hosted the Chargers in Week 3 of the preseason...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 2,966 reads 27 comments

  6. Toronto Maple Leafs: Top 10 Reasons Why Mikhail Grabovski Is the Best

    These days, you can't sit and have your coffee in a Tim Hortons without hearing people mentioning Mikhail Grabovski in trade rumors. It seems that whatever troubles the Toronto Maple Leafs have can only be solved with a trade that includes Grabovski..

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 3,323 reads 44 comments

  7. San Diego Chargers: Victory Despite Norv Turner's Clock Mismanagement

    Often preseason games are unimportant and boring, but Saturday’s contest between the Arizona Cardinals and the San Diego Chargers was actually an exciting game to watch...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,870 reads 29 comments

  8. Top 5 Reasons Why Norv Turner Is the Weakest Link

    If you had to pick the weakest link on the San Diego Chargers , what or who would it be? Would you choose the special teams unit or possibly the rushing defense? Perhaps the lack ...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 4,283 reads 65 comments

  9. Toronto Maple Leafs: 5 Outrageous Predictions for 2011

    If the NHL preseason is the time for making bold predictions about our favorite hockey teams, then what is the end of the offseason for? That’s easy enough to answer. It’s the time for making even bolder predictions...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 4,834 reads 66 comments

  10. San Diego Chargers: What to Look for Against the Arizona Cardinals

    With just two games left in the preseason, the San Diego Chargers take their show on the road to the University of Phoenix Stadium to face the Arizona Cardinals ...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 822 reads 4 comments

  11. Friends, Family and Hockey: Memories of a Canadian Winter

    It’s the end of August, just a few more weeks before NHL training camps open up and I have ice in my veins. I'm not talking about the kind of ice that keeps a man cool, calm and collected under pressure...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 379 reads 54 comments

  12. San Diego Chargers: What We Learned from the Dallas Game

    The San Diego Chargers continued their warm up for the regular season against a familiar foe in the Dallas Cowboys . The Bolts had scrimmaged the ‘Boys for three days prior to their Sunday night match-up...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 2,517 reads 12 comments

  13. Toronto Maple Leafs: Thoughts, Concerns and Questions

    With training camp less than a month away, there is still time to ponder some of the nagging questions facing the Toronto Maple Leafs this offseason. The answers to some of those questions may be positive, while others may be negative...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,795 reads 57 comments

  14. San Diego Chargers: Ryan Mathews, the Running Game and the Super Bowl

    The San Diego Chargers are gearing up to win a Super Bowl this year. The signs are everywhere. Last year’s holdout Vincent Jackson didn’t sign with another team ...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 3,165 reads 28 comments

  15. Toronto Maple Leafs: 5 Players Poised for Breakout Seasons

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have been steadily improving since Brian Burke took over the helm as General Manager. There are few doubters left in Leaf Land regarding his hockey acumen and prowess at the negotiation table...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 3,593 reads 31 comments

  16. San Diego Chargers: 5 Things to Watch for Against the Cowboys This Weekend

    This Sunday, Norv Turner and the San Diego Chargers will roll into Dallas to take on the Cowboys in another meaningless preseason matchup...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 5,440 reads 12 comments

  17. San Diego Chargers: Will Antonio Gates' Plantar Fascia Ever Heal?

    Antonio Gates is the best tight end in the NFL . Whether you believe that or not, there is no denying that Gates is a major force for the San Diego Chargers ...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 5,590 reads 27 comments

  18. Toronto Maple Leafs Playoff Chances: Has Brian Burke Done Enough?

    After examining the Toronto Maple Leafs' summer player transactions, I can’t help but feel that there is a lot more that could have been done if the Leafs were to finally make the playoffs after a seven-year hiatus...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 3,792 reads 110 comments

  19. San Diego Chargers: Is Nate Kaeding a Threat to the Bolts' Super Bowl Chances?

    Nate Kaeding has been selected to the Pro Bowl twice, in 2006 and 2009. He has been a fantasy football god and the all-time NFL regular season leader in field goal percentage at 86...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 6,826 reads 52 comments

  20. San Diego Chargers 2011: 5 Players Who Could Have a Breakout Season

    The San Diego Chargers are looking to get back to the playoffs after missing out for the first time in five years. Holdouts, injuries, turnovers and miserable special teams' play cost the Bolts their fifth straight AFC West title last year...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 4,258 reads 8 comments

  21. San Diego Chargers: What Have We Learned from the Seattle Game?

    Like an old Clint Eastwood movie, the preseason game between the San Diego Chargers and the Seattle Seahawks could have been titled, “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,753 reads 6 comments

  22. Toronto Maple Leafs: Mike Komisarek Is A Stand Up Guy Who Can Put You Down

    Mike Komisarek has a lot of heart. He wears his Maple Leafs' pride on his jersey for all to see. Any doubters only have to look at the game the Leafs played against the Washington Capitals just a few nights ago...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 825 reads 28 comments

  23. Toronto Maple Leafs: 10 Reasons Why This Season Was so Pleasin'

    As another seasons end fast approaches, the Toronto Maple Leafs remain the bridesmaid and never the bride when it comes to making the NHL playoffs. Yet there is plenty to look back on this season and feel good, even proud, about...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 753 reads 16 comments

  24. Toronto Maple Leafs: They Are Closer to Lord Stanley's Cup Than You Might Think

    The Toronto Maple Leafs may be closer to Lord Stanley’s Cup than you might think. Oh, I am not saying that the Leafs will bring home the coveted trophy this year or next, ...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about over 3 years ago 1,833 reads 55 comments

  25. NCAA Tournament 2011: UCLA Bruins Play Great but the Florida Gators Play Better

    UCLA Bruins basketball has come to an end for the 2011 season with a third-round loss to the Florida Gators . Still, there is no shame in Westwood. UCLA’s last performance of the year was anything but dull...

    Peter Kleiss Written by Peter Kleiss about almost 4 years ago 548 reads 20 comments