1. Rising in the East: Why Big East Coaches Continuously Bolt Out of BCS Conference

    There was a general consensus that Oklahoma was going to win the Fiesta Bowl. That being said, it wasn’t like UCONN rolled over. The Huskies rallied late in the season, winning four straight and entering their first BCS bowl in school history...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 3 years ago 1,077 reads 9 comments

  2. New York Knicks: How They Can Plant More Seeds in the Garden

    People say that the NBA is better when the Knicks are good. I’m not sure I agree with that. The Knicks have only won two championships, both in the early 70s. So it’s not like the NBA lives and dies with the success of their franchise...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 3 years ago 1,046 reads 3 comments

  3. Cam Newton, SEC Football and Big Business

    We now enter Week 4 of the Cam Newton controversy at Auburn and people have been asking me why I haven’t said a word about it. Truth be told, I wanted to wait until there was some sort of ruling...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 3 years ago 6,021 reads 31 comments

  4. And This One Time, You Weren't Supposed To Glorify Hazing

    “I don’t care what you’ve seen on television. There will be no hazing here. And if you think I am bullshitting you, ask your captain. I will not have my freshmen worried about living on this campus...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 259 reads 1 comments

  5. On A Holy Jewish Weekend, Rex Ryan Says: "Let My People Throw"

    I have a confession to make. For the last 15 years, I have heard the phrase “he settles into himself” to describe quarterbacks. Until Sunday evening, I had no idea what that meant...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 383 reads 0 comments

  6. Did Boise State Actually Just Clinch A Berth in the National Championship Game?

    Let’s start at the beginning. Last night’s game disappointed me. Not because it was a bad game, quite the contrary. I’m disappointed because it’s September 7th and I might not see a better college football game all year...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 280 reads 2 comments

  7. Please Pay Chris Johnson

    Disclaimer For the remainder of this piece, I am going to insinuate that $550,000 is not a lot of money. I would like to take a second to recognize that this insinuation itself is asinine...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 550 reads 23 comments

  8. Mayweather-Mosley: In Defense of the Artful Dodger

    On Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather defeated Shane Mosley by way of unanimous decision. Despite taking two of the hardest punches he’s ever taken in his career, Mayweather’s ...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 643 reads 9 comments

  9. The HGH Debate: Why It's Cool To Be British Again

    Americans seem to try their damnedest to not take after the British. After all, it’s how America was founded. But in terms of substance abuse policy in sports, I think it might be time we gave the British a chance...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 243 reads 0 comments

  10. The Official New York Knicks Rest of the Season Forecast

    The Knicks’ loss to the Thunder on Saturday night was pretty bad. They blew a six point lead with just over a minute left in regulation; and despite contributing much more than anyone ...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 834 reads 16 comments

  11. We, the Media, Have Euthanized the Boise State Broncos

    The following phrase doesn’t hold a ton of clout anymore. “College Football needs a playoff system.” Everyone knows there isn’t a true national champion every year. Everyone knows that teams get hosed out of the BCS system annually...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 1,333 reads 16 comments

  12. Belichick From the Block

    Remember that J-Lo song “Jenny From The Block,” that came out like five years ago? Well if the title isn’t enough of an indication, J-Lo urges her friends and critics through ...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 175 reads 1 comments

  13. Kiki Vandeweghe: This Is Your Mess

    The New Jersey Nets announced their new head coach yesterday, and apparently, the only person who appears to be concerned about it is their new head coach...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 280 reads 5 comments

  14. The Good, the Bad, and the Knicks

    I don’t think a lot of people will admit this, but I’d guess that everyone who has ever played a game of pickup basketball has been picked last at least once in their life...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 4 years ago 401 reads 1 comments

  15. How Not To Start Your Career As A College Coach

    I have never played a college sport, but I feel that my years in youth athletics, combined with my moderate grasp of the human psyche, give me the ability to talk about this... I was 12 years old when I hit my first and only little league home run...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 317 reads 18 comments

  16. College Football At A Glance: SEC

    Disclaimer: These are abridged outlooks for the common fan. If you don’t like what I have to say because I panned or didn’t mention your team, that’s fine. But don’t say I didn’t warn you...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 340 reads 11 comments

  17. College Football at a Glance: Big 12

    Disclaimer: These are abridged outlooks for the common fan. If you don’t like what I have to say because I panned or didn’t mention your team, that’s fine. But save your breath...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 559 reads 19 comments

  18. HurRoy for Portland!: Blazers Ink All-Star Brandon Roy to Five-Year Extension

    So it’s been a good minute since the Portland Trail Blazers were competing for an NBA championship, but it appears that this team likes its chances right now. And after yesterday, I can’t blame them...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 219 reads 2 comments

  19. A Hornet and a Bobcat Walk into a Bar

    Okay so I made the beginning of that joke up and there is no punch-line. But there was a pretty big trade. And I guess when I say big, I am referring almost exclusively to the expectations...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 306 reads 3 comments

  20. THe UFL's Biggest Barrier to Entry

    The NFL won’t admit this, but they are a monopoly. I base this on the leading characteristic of a monopoly, as taught to me by the greatest economics professor of all time, Vincent D’Andrea...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 259 reads 0 comments

  21. Can You Love The Game Too Much?

    The world can be a very interesting place when it comes to embracing death. In our Western culture, every death appears to be someone’s fault. There are negligence suits, malpractice suits, anything you can imagine...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 131 reads 9 comments

  22. Power to the Players: NBA Free Agency Like You've Never Seen it Before

    I understand that free agency in any sport means that players can go wherever they want, usually to the highest bidder. But with the NBA’s maximum contract rule, things are a little different...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 556 reads 13 comments

  23. Jared Zeidman's Fehrwell Address

    Big news broke in baseball yesterday. Donald Fehr, who had been the head of the Major League Baseball Players’ Association for the last quarter-century, will be stepping down...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 68 reads 1 comments

  24. Baseball is Still a Game of Fundamentals

    Disclaimer: Jared is well aware that the moment that the overwhelming majority of this article pertains to took place three days ago. He hasn’t been available to do a post, so we are going to play make believe...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 90 reads 1 comments

  25. Why the NFL's Rooney Rule Is Meaningless

    Fact: There needs to be an immediate increase in non-white coaching figures in every level of football, both amateur and professional...

    Bleacher  Report Written by Bleacher Report about 5 years ago 2,662 reads 179 comments