1. Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans: Complete Week 8 Preview for Houston

    Through seven weeks of the 2014 season, it has become obvious that the Houston Texans have a special skill; unfortunately, that skill is finding unique and creative ways to blow games and crush the spirits of their fans...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 1 day ago 1,545 reads 0 comments

  2. Boxers in Danger of Getting a Reputation for Ducking Tough Fights

    It's not a four-letter word, but it's still one that every boxer wants to avoid being called. Branding a fighter as someone who ducks or has ducked fights is about the lowest insult you can dish out to a boxer...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 2 days ago 14,839 reads 238 comments

  3. Aging Boxers Who Have Permanently Lost Their Knockout Power

    Knockouts are good for business. Like wrecks in auto racing, right or wrong, it's what many fans hope to see during a big fight on TV...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 4 days ago 15,915 reads 100 comments

  4. Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Full Report Card Grades for Houston

    What a wild and sudden swing of momentum, illustrated by Awful Announcing's tweet: It took the Steelers 7 plays from scrimmage to score 3 TDs. pic.twitter...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 5 days ago 3,775 reads 12 comments

  5. Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Live Score and Analysis for Houston

    Redemption. That's what is at stake for the Houston Texans tonight as they look to bounce back from two straight defeats including one that came in prime time against the Indianapolis Colts ...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 5 days ago 3,796 reads 2 comments

  6. Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Complete Week 7 Preview for Houston

    The Houston Texans have reached their fork in the road moment for the 2014 season. After an impressive and somewhat surprising 3-1 start, the team has lost two close games in a ...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 9 days ago 3,132 reads 11 comments

  7. Predicting Boxing's 5 Biggest Stars in the Next 5 Years

    Five years from right now, Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be 42 years old and just a couple months away from reaching the age of 43...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 9 days ago 23,900 reads 70 comments

  8. Athletes in Other Sports Who Would Make Great Boxers

    Unfortunately for the sport of boxing that you and I both love, typically the best athletes in America end up focusing on other sports such as football, basketball or baseball...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 11 days ago 7,011 reads 36 comments

  9. Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans: Full Report Card Grades for Houston

    Just a punch in the gut. As a Houston Texans fan since Day 1, I've unfortunately grown accustomed to losing, but this one really hurt...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 16 days ago 4,927 reads 18 comments

  10. Hard-Hitting Boxers Fans Would Love to See Fight Gennady Golovkin

    Big drama show. That's what knockout king Gennady Golovkin tries to put on every time he steps into the ring. He has knocked out 27 of his 30 opponents overall and hasn't had a fight go the distance since June 2008...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 16 days ago 8,921 reads 106 comments

  11. Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans: Live Score and Analysis for Houston

    When is a Week 6 game a must-win? Not often, but the Houston Texans have to defeat the Indianapolis Colts today...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 16 days ago 2,497 reads 3 comments

  12. Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans: Complete Week 6 Preview for Houston

    What a roller coaster of emotions for fans of the Houston Texans during their Week 5 loss to the Dallas Cowboys ...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 17 days ago 2,433 reads 7 comments

  13. Boxers on Long Layoffs Who We Can't Wait to See Fight Again

    As Tom Petty once said, "The waiting is the hardest part." At least it is for boxing fans who are waiting for their favorite fighters to step back in the ring...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 18 days ago 2,629 reads 1 comments

  14. Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys: Full Report Card Grades for Houston

    This one hurt. For the next four years Houston Texans fans will hear about this loss from their family members, friends and co-workers who for whatever reason root for a team from over four hours away up Interstate 45...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 20 days ago 5,724 reads 22 comments

  15. Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys: Live Score and Analysis for Houston

    If the Houston Texans win their Week 5 game against the Dallas Cowboys , we can start seriously talking about the playoffs, because their odds at that point would be strong...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 20 days ago 11,141 reads 35 comments

  16. Houston Texans vs. Dallas Cowboys: Complete Week 5 Preview for Houston

    Just win this game. Many Houston Texans fans will sacrifice a few other games to the loss column if the team can just beat the hated Dallas Cowboys ...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 23 days ago 1,637 reads 0 comments

  17. Boxers Who Are Next in Line to Headline Their 1st Pay-Per-View Card

    Currently in boxing, two fighters are guaranteed to fight on pay-per-view no matter what: Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 23 days ago 8,494 reads 12 comments

  18. Predictions for the Biggest Boxing Fights Remaining in 2014

    In the words of Gennady Golovkin , these fights will hopefully all be a " big drama show ." It's what we as fight fans live for: the anticipation leading up to the big moment when the bell rings and a match we've waited for finally begins...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 25 days ago 10,565 reads 27 comments

  19. Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans: Full Report Card Grades for Houston

    A win is a win! It wasn't pretty for most of the game, but the Houston Texans got the job done and now move to 3-1...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 27 days ago 4,986 reads 9 comments

  20. Texans Beat Bills, 23-17

    Sometimes one game means more than just one game. Getting crushed by the 0-2 New York Giants has a way of giving fans amnesia and causing them to forget the Texans ' 2-0 start...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 27 days ago 4,812 reads 2 comments

  21. Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans: Complete Week 4 Preview for Houston

    The 2014 Houston Texans were bound to hit a few bumps in the road, but the pothole they hit in New York felt like it popped every tire on their bandwagon. It was as deflating a loss as I've seen in a long time...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 29 days ago 2,148 reads 2 comments

  22. Ranking the Best Commentators in Boxing Today

    Guessing there will be a little disagreement over my choices here. Please keep in mind that these are the boxing commentators who I enjoy the most out of the ones I watch often...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 30 days ago 3,295 reads 8 comments

  23. What's at Stake in the Biggest Fights Remaining in 2014?

    That moment right before the bell rings to start a big fight is amazing. Even for fights I wasn't that excited about— Floyd Mayweather vs...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 1 month ago 7,594 reads 33 comments

  24. Houston Texans vs. New York Giants: Full Report Card Grades for Houston

    This is going to be a tough read with little positive to point out; buckle up, Houston Texans fans. As a fan, I wish it didn't have to be that way, but when you get dominated by ...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 1 month ago 4,000 reads 52 comments

  25. Houston Texans vs. New York Giants: Live Score and Analysis for Houston

    It seems too cliche to even mention: Run the ball, play good defense and don't turn the ball over. If there was a Football 101 class, that would be on the lesson plan for Day 1...

    Brian McDonald Written by Brian McDonald about 1 month ago 3,738 reads 7 comments