1. Michael Cuddyer: Why Minnesota Twins Would Blow 2012 Season by Letting Him Go

    Now that Michael Cuddyer has finally been freed from the Minnesota Twins organization for an off-season, the fans are split between bringing him back or letting him take a big contract with the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 2 years ago 135 reads 13 comments

  2. Fantasy Football: 6 Players Primed to Bounce Back in Week 2

    Ben Roethlisberger had a terrible game against the Ravens in Week 1. Chad Henne had an eye-popping output against the Patriots on Monday night. Is it time to drop Big Ben and pick up the unproven Henne? Not so fast...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about almost 3 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  3. 2011 NFL Preview: Predictions, Rankings and Analysis

    The NFL is full of surprises. It is a league marked by parity and tested by fewer and fewer dynastic threats...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about almost 3 years ago 189 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Playoffs 2011: Power Ranking Each Team's Most Important Player

    Superteams. All-Star-studded squads. "I'm taking my talents to South Beach." Of all the annoying chatter in the NBA this season, the most indefatigable topic has been the idea that ...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about 3 years ago 220 reads 0 comments

  5. 2011 NFL Draft: Evaluating Ted Thompson's Draft Picks for the Green Bay Packers

    The Packers ' amazing run to the Super Bowl championship this past February would probably not have been possible without many different people. Perhaps the most important was general manager Ted Thompson...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about 3 years ago 462 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL Draft 2011: What Are the Odds the Green Bay Packers' No. 32 Pick Pans Out?

    You know the drill. The Super Bowl champion basks in the glory of the Lombardi Trophy every February, then waits patiently to add to their squad until the very last pick of the first round in April's NFL Draft...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about 3 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL 2011 Rule Changes: Why Kickoff Returns Are Dead

    The art of the kickoff return is dead. During the next NFL season, when an announcer yells, "Goodbye!" on a kickoff, it will mean the ball is sailing out of the end zone, not that ...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 1,986 reads 1 comments

  8. Kemba Walker: UConn Star's Most Memorable Moments

    If the Big East tournament taught us anything, it is that UConn guard Kemba Walker is one of the best players in the nation. After taking home tournament MVP honors, Walker leads his Huskies into the NCAA tournament this Thursday...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 550 reads 3 comments

  9. MLB American League Central Pitching Preview: Who Has the Top Guns?

    There are question marks across the board for all five teams, but some squads have the talent to pull together a great season, and some simply do not. OctoberFever...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 213 reads 4 comments

  10. Carmelo Anthony Trade: Why It Makes the 2011 NBA Playoffs the Best Since MJ Left

    On Feb. 21, news broke that Carmelo Anthony was finally on his way out of Denver via a blockbuster trade with the New York Knicks. Most sportswriters are debating who won and who lost out on the deal...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 310 reads 2 comments

  11. Put a Ring On It: The 10 NBA Teams Most Likely To Pull Off a Title Run

    This weekend is the All-Star break for NBA teams, but there is still work to be finished for the squads in the postseason race...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 886 reads 5 comments

  12. Best Of The Millennium: The Top 25 American Pro Sports Franchises Since 2000

    4 leagues. 122 teams. Where does your favorite franchise stand? The combined top 25 from the NFL, NHL, NBA and MLB are all ranked here via a number of categories and formulas. The rankings come down to just one thing: winning...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 378 reads 5 comments

  13. Mike McCarthy and the 2006 NFL Head Coaching Class: What the Numbers Tell Us

    Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy will lead his NFC-representing warriors into the Super Bowl spotlight in two weeks. Sean Payton, who fills the same position for the New Orleans Saints, did likewise last year, winning Super Bowl XLIV...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 457 reads 4 comments

  14. Green Bay's All-Star Snubs Become More Glaring by the Week

    It was a bad week for the Pro Bowl. Green Bay ’s quarterback Aaron Rodgers , who hereafter shall be known as “the Golden Arm of the North” due to his dazzling ...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 427 reads 4 comments

  15. What Matt Flynn's Start Means in the Green Bay Packers' QB Legacy

    The NFL often sells the idea that "anything can happen" and praises the unpredictability and parity of American football. In that vein, you can basically count the quarterback position for the Green Bay Packers out of any marketing campaign...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 697 reads 4 comments

  16. NFL MVP: A Small History Lesson and 2010's Top Candidates

    The definition is thrown around quite loosely, but it usually means the best player on the best team, the player with the best stats, or the player who sends the most texts to Jenn Sterger, etc...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 165 reads 6 comments

  17. NBA First Quarter All-Stars: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Teams For Each Conference

    After all of the offseason hoopla in the National Basketball Association, the first quarter of the season is over...

    Alexander M. Smith Written by Alexander M. Smith about over 3 years ago 2,865 reads 73 comments