1. Secrets of the Vest: Jim Tressel and Ohio State Football

    It's often been said that fish rots from the head down and this past Monday, we all found out just how rotten the head of the fish that is the Ohio State football program really has been for a long time...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 948 reads 17 comments

  2. Cam Newton Speaks: How His Comments Show His Immaturity

    Former Auburn University quarterback and 2010 Heisman trophy winner Cam Newton did little this week to dispel rumors that he lacks the character and maturity required to be an elite quarterback and leader in the National Football League...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 1,641 reads 33 comments

  3. Auburn Tree Poisoning Shows Thin Line Between Passion and Crime in Fan Behavior

    The recent events at Auburn University in Alabama, where Harvey Almorn Updyke , a 62-year-old fan of in-state rival the University of Alabama, has been arrested on criminal mischief ...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 1,391 reads 8 comments

  4. SEC Basketball Road Trip: No. 18 Vanderbilt at Georgia

    One of the joys of being a sports fan in a city like Atlanta is that within a two-hour driving radius of the city limits, you have access to four professional sports teams and four colleges/universities that compete at the Div...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 267 reads 0 comments

  5. Super Bowl 2011: Five Recipes To Spice Up Your Super Bowl Party

    Have you ever been to one of those Super Bowl parties, or any party for that matter, where you find yourself looking down at the spread and thinking, "Man, I should have eaten before I got here...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 1,522 reads 0 comments

  6. Super Bowl 2011: 5 Keys to a Green Bay Packers Victory

    It's been 14 years since one of the NFL's most storied franchises made an appearance in the Super Bowl. This Sunday, the Green Bay Packers will try to reclaim the trophy named after the greatest coach in Packer history, Vince Lombardi...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 250 reads 2 comments

  7. Super Bowl 2011: 5 Keys to Victory for the Pittsburgh Steelers

    When the Pittsburgh Steelers face the Green Bay Packers this Sunday in their quest for a seventh Lombardi Trophy, it really will be a game to be had by either side...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  8. NFC Championship Game 2011: Why Jay Cutler's Early Exit Was a Bad Move

    Football observers expected yesterday's NFC Championship game to be decided by quarterback play and it was...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about over 3 years ago 868 reads 1 comments

  9. 2011 AFC Championship Game: 5 Reasons Why The Jets Beat The Steelers

    It's not 1969 and Joe Namath is not in the building, but it sure feels like it. It's a different form of bravado that has propelled the 2011 New York Jets to the AFC Championship game...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 1,118 reads 2 comments

  10. 2011 NFC Championship Game: 5 Reasons Why the Packers Beat the Bears

    In an NFC Championship matchup that's sure to evoke the ghost of Packers and Bears past, the NFC North rivals will be meeting for the first time in the playoffs...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 770 reads 7 comments

  11. NFC Championship Matchup: Green Bay Packers Return To Haunt Chicago Bears

    It's become commonplace that teams entering the last couple weeks of the NFL regular season with playoff spots secured take the opportunity to rest their starters...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 220 reads 0 comments

  12. 2011 NFL Playoffs: Patriots Play Footloose With Jets and Get Burned

    Okay, let me be the first to state the obvious: I was wrong. I had the Patriots winning this weekend's match up in the divisional round of the playoffs but as it turns out, the Patriots were outplayed, out-coached, and ran out of time...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 453 reads 0 comments

  13. 2011 NFL Playoff Picks: Top 5 Reasons Why The Patriots Beat The Jets

    The New England Patriots are back and are as good as they've been this decade. After winning three Super Bowls, the Patriots went through a two-year lull in 2008 and 2009 as they infused ...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 974 reads 9 comments

  14. 2011 NFL Playoff Picks: Top 5 Reasons Why the Seahawks Beat the Bears

    The Seattle Seahawks are in the playoffs. Yes, those Seattle Seahawks. All they had to was clinch the NFC West with an overall record of 7-9 and they were in...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 1,005 reads 7 comments

  15. 2011 NFL Playoff Picks: Top 5 Reasons the Packers Beat the Falcons

    This NFC divisional matchup features two of the NFL's emerging stars at the quarterback position in Aaron Rodgers and Matt Ryan. They each have two very distinct playing styles but are very capable of leading their teams to victory...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 2,140 reads 3 comments

  16. 2011 NFL Playoff Picks: Top 5 Reasons Why The Steelers Beat The Ravens

    This is without a doubt the most difficult pick for the weekend's slate of games. Both teams are evenly matched and near mirror images of each other, even splitting their earlier ...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 2,725 reads 23 comments

  17. 2011 MLS Draft: A Chat with UNC All-American Jalil Anibaba

    The 2011 Major League Soccer draft will be held at noon today on ESPN2. I recently caught up with top prospect and former UNC All American defender Jalil Anibaba , who also ...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  18. 2011 Tostitos BCS National Championship: 5 Things We Learned From Auburn's Win

    Auburn capped off its magical 2010 season by upending the Oregon Ducks 22-19 in the 2011 Tostitos BCS National Championship game. In a season full of comebacks and controversy, the Tigers finally get the credit they deserve for an undefeated season...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 172 reads 6 comments

  19. Top 10 Celebrity Unicorns: Hot Women Who Love Sports

    Unicorn: u-ni-corn [yoo-ni-korn] A mythical creature, a woman of unmistakable beauty and an enthusiastic and knowledgeable sports fan, often found highly desirable by members of either sex...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 2,595 reads 0 comments

  20. Nice Guys Finish Last: Donovan McNabb's NFL Career in Dating Terms

    A Couple weeks ago, Washington Redskins head coach, Mike Shanahan dumped Donovan McNabb for Rex Grossman. Nice guys finish last is an often used axiom when it comes to dating...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 704 reads 5 comments

  21. Jim Harbaugh: What Exactly Is His Deal and Where Will He Coach Next?

    It’s been a little over 72 hours since the clock at Sun Life Stadium in Miami struck zero and the Stanford University football team won its first BCS bowl game in school history...

    Abdul Yaro Written by Abdul Yaro about almost 4 years ago 848 reads 0 comments