1. NHL Lockout: Labor Stoppage Should Push Avid Fans Away from Poorly Run Sport

    The NHL never learns. It's not like it hasn't been through a labor stoppage before. Cancelling regular-season games is old hat for this poorly run organization, and it doesn't look like it's going to stop anytime soon...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 1,015 reads 8 comments

  2. Andre Berto: Welterweight's Loss Damaged His Face More Than His Record

    Andre Berto didn't just take a loss to Robert Guerrero Saturday night; his face swelled up like some character out of a fantasy movie...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 17,029 reads 37 comments

  3. Gene Chizik Fired: Dismissal Exemplifies Urgent Nature of College Football

    Win, or go home. That's how college football works for every program, and Gene Chizik found that out the hard way on Sunday when the Auburn Tigers fired their head coach (via ...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 1,249 reads 8 comments

  4. NFL TV Schedule Week 12: When to Watch Sunday's Marquee Matchups

    NFL Sunday is upon us, and the day's slate features a handful of noteworthy matchups . With just six weeks remaining, every game matters more than the last...

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  5. Week 12 Fantasy Football Rankings: Elite Running Backs Who Will Struggle

    Even the best fantasy football players have down weeks. It doesn't matter what position, or what opponent, elite talents hit stumbling blocks. That will ring true in Week 12 of the NFL season...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 3,021 reads 2 comments

  6. Tim Tebow: Jets' Blowout Loss Must Spur Quarterback Change for Final Five Weeks

    Tim Tebow must be the New York Jets starting quarterback for the season's final weeks. It's really that simple. Mark Sanchez has been dreadful all season long. He wasn't even good before this season...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,664 reads 28 comments

  7. Notre Dame vs. USC: Twitter Reaction, Postgame Recap and Analysis

    Notre Dame knew what it had to do Saturday night against the Southern California Trojans, and it took care of business with a 22-13 victory over its West Coast rival...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 20,137 reads 289 comments

  8. Heisman Candidates 2012: SEC Yardage Record Seals Award for Johnny Manziel

    Johnny Manziel has nothing left to prove to Heisman Trophy voters. He already had nine wins and incredible statistics entering Saturday evening's game versus the Missouri Tigers, and now he has a major record to his credit...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 11,186 reads 32 comments

  9. Johnny Manziel Injury: Latest Updates on Aggies QB's Knee

    Johnny Manziel has vaulted to the top of Heisman Trophy consideration in his first year as Texas A&M's starting quarterback, but his incredible run may have taken a tragic turn Saturday versus the Missouri Tigers...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,084 reads 1 comments

  10. Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State: Twitter Reaction, Postgame Recap and Analysis

    The Oklahoma Sooners avoided back-to-back Bedlam series losses to the Oklahoma State Cowboys since losing in 2001 and 2002, defeating Mike Gundy's team 51-48 in overtime...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,494 reads 10 comments

  11. Michigan vs. Ohio State: Turnovers Doom Wolverines' Attempt to Ruin 12-0 Season

    The Michigan Wolverines nearly ruined the Ohio State Buckeyes' bid for a perfect season on Saturday, but four Wolverines turnovers said otherwise. It wasn't just the turnovers, either...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 1,871 reads 83 comments

  12. Jeremy Lin: Rockets PG Must Focus on Efficiency to Be Completely Sucessful

    Jeremy Lin has made enormous strides this season, but efficiency is still an issue. That can create a problem—especially for a point guard. Lin averaged 3...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 1,862 reads 10 comments

  13. Boxing Legend Hector Camacho Dead at the Age of 50 After Shooting in Puerto Rico

    Boxing legend Hector Camacho has passed away after being shot in a drive-by shooting Tuesday night, according to ESPN ...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 19,897 reads 36 comments

  14. Auburn vs. Alabama: Players with Most to Prove in Iron Bowl

    The Iron Bowl is supposed to be competitive, but the Alabama Crimson Tide are going to stomp the Auburn Tigers this year. It's that simple. However, that doesn't mean neither team has nothing to prove...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 4,293 reads 10 comments

  15. NFL Power Rankings Week 12: Teams That Will Climb After Impressive Performance

    A win is always a win, but style points count for something this time of year. Come on, you don't think the Patriots are flying higher than most teams after dismantling the Indianapolis ...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,282 reads 0 comments

  16. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Sacramento Kings 11/21/12: Video Highlights and Recap

    Mike D'Antoni is now 1-1 as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, losing 113-97 to the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday. This game was all about Kobe Bryant . Bryant had 38 points, but he also had seven turnovers and didn't contribute much otherwise...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,337 reads 11 comments

  17. Milwaukee Bucks vs. Miami Heat 11/21/12: Video Highlights and Recap

    The Miami Heat improved to 9-3 Wednesday night, holding off the pesky Milwaukee Bucks, 113-106, in overtime. Miami was paced by excellent efforts from LeBron James , Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade ...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 3,943 reads 7 comments

  18. 49ers Reportedly Will Start Colin Kaepernick Over Alex Smith Sunday vs. Saints

    Colin Kaepernick dazzled spectators Monday night in Alex Smith 's absence, and he's going to be rewarded for his efforts on Sunday...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 56,431 reads 458 comments

  19. Thiago Silva Reportedly Suspended 6 Months After Failing Another Drug Test

    Thiago Silva is an extremely talented UFC fighter, but he can't seem to stay out of trouble. According to a press release by Zuffa officials, Silva failed a post-fight drug ...

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  20. Ryan Lindley: Fantasy Profile for Cardinals' Starting QB

    The Arizona Cardinals started the season 4-0, but desperately need a shot in the arm after losing six consecutive games. Ken Whisenhunt is hoping that rookie quarterback Ryan Lindley can provide that spark...

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  21. Julio Jones: Fantasy Owners Must Beware of Starting Falcons WR in Week 12

    Julio Jones is one of the best big-play wide receivers in the NFL , and a true No. 1 fantasy target, but an ankle injury kept him from producing against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 11...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 3,981 reads 12 comments

  22. Notre Dame vs. USC: Max Wittek's Guarantee Will Cost Trojans in Rivalry Game

    Notre Dame doesn't need fuel added to its fire, but Southern California quarterback Max Wittek opened his mouth anyway...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 3,205 reads 30 comments

  23. Auburn vs. Alabama: Blowout Loss Should End Gene Chizik's Tenure with Tigers

    If the Auburn Tigers hadn't won the 2011 BCS National Championship, Gene Chizik wouldn't have his job right now. But they did, courtesy of Cam Newton's Heisman Trophy season...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 2,034 reads 12 comments

  24. MLB Rumors: Angels Would Be Wise to Pass on Versatile IF Chone Figgins

    Chone Figgins was an All Star-caliber utility player in his first stint with the Los Angeles Angels , but he's not that player anymore. After joining the Seattle Mariners in 2010, he never hit higher than ...

    Ian Hanford Written by Ian Hanford about almost 2 years ago 3,101 reads 4 comments

  25. Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers 11/20/12: Video Highlights and Recap

    Mike D'Antoni 's coaching tenure with the Los Angeles Lakers started off on the right foot Tuesday night with his team beating the Brooklyn Nets 95-90...

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