1. LeBron James' Legacy: Why Miami Doesn't Add Up

    Outside the Boys and Girls Club in Greenwich, well after the crowd had left, two young baseball players beamed as they walked through a parking lot mostly populated by television crews and live trucks...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 4 years ago 1,274 reads 2 comments

  2. Lebron James 'Shooting Stars' Talks Life, Loyalty and "The Chosen One"

    In his new book 'Shooting Stars', LeBron James reveals he learned a lot in high school. But they were lessons he didn't find in any text book. Now an NBA Superstar and an international celebrity, he was just a junior at St...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 5 years ago 2,194 reads 3 comments

  3. USC Is Undeniably No. 1, But Who Deserves to be No. 2?

    It was either a blowout of a bad Ohio State Buckeyes team, or a stunning display of dominance by a USC team that really is that good...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 1,098 reads 50 comments

  4. Derek Anderson On His Return from Injury, Antwan Peek and More from Berea

    From Browns Headquarters in Berea - Browns Quarterback Derek Anderson is thrilled to be off the injured reserve list in time or the teams season opener...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 440 reads 1 comments

  5. College Controversy "Brewing" over Drinking Age; Booze on Campus and Tailgating

    The Youtube video leaves little to the imagination. Entitled simply "Tailgating Video" the post is said to have been taped "at Towson University (Towson Maryland) 10/13/2007 (as) students and fans showed up to...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 2,798 reads 16 comments

  6. How to Survive College Football Season in a Marriage Torn Between Contenders

    It is most every man’s dream: a woman who not only accepts your passion for sports, but shares it. A wonderful, beautiful, loving and caring partner who can look at NFL rosters and tell you what college the players went to...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 1,340 reads 36 comments

  7. MLB at the Advent of Instant Replay

    Baseball is a game steeped in history and ritual. A right of passage for every generation to share with the ones that follow...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 430 reads 7 comments

  8. For a Coach, a Victory Off the Field Is Just as Important as a Win On it

    Some years ago I had the privilege of coaching youth soccer in suburban Cleveland. The recreation league roster was a mix of kids with various degrees of talent. One of the young boys was smaller than the others...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 730 reads 31 comments

  9. Some of the Best College Football Programs in the Country Are Not in Division IA

    The subject was raised in a conversation eight years ago. A diehard Florida State Seminoles fan was trying to convince me that the "Team of the Decade" for the 1990s was his beloved FSU...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 4,318 reads 41 comments

  10. Your Team Is 0-2 in the Preseason, Is It Time To Panic?

    If you are a fan of the Redskins or the Saints, you have to be feeling good right now. Even the Detroit Lions are undefeated after two weeks of preseason football...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 1,638 reads 8 comments

  11. Michael Phelps through the Eyes of a Future Olympian

    Adam Pinson is paying his dues. The Sacramento California teenager has been swimming competitively since the age of four. His team STAS (Spare Time Aquatics Sacramento) competes against some of the best developing future U...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 531 reads 3 comments

  12. Ray Chapman and the Anniversary of a Death That Changed Baseball Forever

    In a quiet corner of Cleveland's Lakeview Cemetery his headstone pales in comparison to the monuments nearby—those built to mark where President James Garfield, John D. Rockefeller, and Elliot Ness are interred...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 1,200 reads 2 comments

  13. Will The Big Ten Ever Have a True Champion Without a Title Game?

    Critics of the Big Ten, and there are many, argue that the conference cannot really ever have a champion because, unlike the SEC, there is no conference title game...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 686 reads 15 comments

  14. Why Hate the Buckeyes? There Are Some Very Good Alternatives

    You have got to love college football season. Carson Palmer slammed Buckeye fans as if he is surprised that people are passionate about Ohio State in Ohio...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 326 reads 32 comments

  15. Georgia Bulldogs Need to Beat Their Opponents and The Odds To Stay On Top

    Georgia sits atop the pre-season college football polls but history isn't in their favor to stay there...

    David Nethers Written by David Nethers about over 6 years ago 412 reads 1 comments