1. Why Signing Peyton Manning Is Too Big of Risk for the San Francisco 49ers

    For the San Francisco 49ers , bringing in two future Hall of Famers in one offseason is not a good idea. Well, at least when we're talking about these two particular Hall of Famers: Peyton Manning and Randy Moss ...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 1,631 reads 10 comments

  2. Why Tiger Woods Must Lay Low to Guarantee Full Health at the Masters

    We should not be seeing Tiger Woods in a competitive round of golf until the Masters. That is the caution that Woods must use. Unfortunately, that doesn't seem to be happening...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 675 reads 5 comments

  3. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Why 9 Teams Must Draft Defensive Players in Round 1

    While many teams should look for defensive help, these teams (listed in italics) absolutely can't draft anything else. They were all held back by poor defenses a season ago...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 7,152 reads 13 comments

  4. Andy Pettitte Signs Minor League Deal with New York Yankees

    After devoting the offseason to strengthening the back-end of their pitching rotation, the New York Yankees have made another move...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 11,540 reads 41 comments

  5. Vanderbilt vs. Wisconsin: Game Time, TV Schedule, Spread Info and Predictions

    The NCAA Tournament continues for the Vanderbilt Commodores and Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday, when they square off in the Round of 32 in the Eastern Region. Vanderbilt is the SEC Tournament champion, the No...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 2,609 reads 1 comments

  6. March Madness Scores 2012: First Round Winners That Will Cruise to Sweet 16

    If you're looking for a good game in the second round, it might be best to avoid these teams. They will do a lot of things, but their games will not be terribly exciting. We always want drama, but it won't come from these schools...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 1,751 reads 1 comments

  7. NCAA Bracket 2012: High Seeds on Upset Alert

    Every one of these teams is seeded high enough to have National Championship dreams. But with no exceptions, they can all easily be sent packing on Friday without much imagination...

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  8. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: 3 Teams That Must Trade Up for a Receiver

    In a passing league, the receiver position is becoming increasingly important. Unfortunately for some teams, the spark isn't quite there, and that needs to change. These teams aren't currently in position to draft the receivers they need...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 5,209 reads 4 comments

  9. NCAA Basketball Scores 2012: Saturday Games You Don't Want to Miss

    Now that the first round is over for these teams, the real fun begins. Every one of these games will be close and awfully fun to watch on Saturday. East Region: No. 1 Syracuse vs...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 878 reads 0 comments

  10. CBI Basketball Tournament 2012: Who Will Win Each Quarterfinal Clash

    While the eyes of the college basketball world are focused on the NCAA Tournament, the College Basketball Invitational Tournament is going to produce four good games this weekend...

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  11. Portland Trail Blazers Waive Greg Oden to Clear Roster Space

    As a result of the moves that were made at the trade deadline, Greg Oden 's career in Portland is coming to an end. UPDATE: Thursday, March 15 at 8:40 p.m EDT SportsCenter is reporting via Twitter that the speculation is over...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 50,105 reads 132 comments

  12. March Madness 2012 Bracket: 3 Must-See Matchups in Round of 64

    While some NCAA Tournament games end up being one-sided duds, that will not happen with these contests. We're not looking at the best teams playing, but the ones that will give us the most interesting contests...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 421 reads 0 comments

  13. Bulls Trade Rumors: Why No Deal Is Best Possible Move for Chicago

    With the trade deadline here, the Chicago Bulls did the absolute right thing—absolutely nothing. The players that have manned the Bulls' roster this year will be the ones ...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 94 reads 49 comments

  14. Nick Young to Clippers, Nene to Wizards, Javale McGee to Nuggets in Trade

    A massive three-team deal has gone down at the 11th hour of the NBA trade deadline. Adrian Wojnarowkski of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that the Nuggets, Clippers and Wizards have swapped players...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 15,075 reads 49 comments

  15. L.A. Lakers Trade Derek Fisher, Pick to Houston Rockets for Jordan Hill

    The Lakers are continuing to make trade deadline deals—this time getting rid of an old stalwart. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Derek Fisher has been traded to the Rockets...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 7,281 reads 49 comments

  16. Miami Heat Rumors: Why Failure to Deal Will Cripple NBA Title Chances

    The Heat can have all the talent they want, but they need to have the proper grit to win an NBA Title. Right now, they don't have the players to help them come through and execute some of the plays that you don't see on Sports Center...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 6,920 reads 79 comments

  17. Tiger Woods Says He Will Be Healthy for 2012 Masters

    While it was a little disconcerting to watch Tiger Woods withdraw from the WGC-Cadillac Championship, it does not appear as though the injury will cost him any more time. The injury will not cost Tiger a spot in The Masters next month...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 530 reads 0 comments

  18. Blazers Trade Gerald Wallace to Nets for 2 Players, Protected 1st Round Pick

    Update: Thursday, March 15 at 1:39 p.m. EST Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported that the previously speculated trade became official. The Nets send Okur, Shawne Williams and a 2012 draft pick protected thru No...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 503 reads 95 comments

  19. Rick Stansbury Reportedly Retires as Mississippi State Basketball Head Coach

    Mississippi State's coach Rick Stansbury and the university evidently didn't feel the first-round exit from the NIT was good enough. Jeff Goodman of CBS sports is reporting that the two will part ways on Thursday afternoon...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 2,847 reads 11 comments

  20. Peyton Manning Rumors: Power Ranking Legendary QB's 4 Desired Teams

    The Peyton Manning sweepstakes is red hot. Everyone has an opinion on where he will go, but this is about where he should go, at least when considering his options...

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  21. NCAA Upset Predictions 2012: Favorites That Won't See Second Week of Action

    The first two games of the tournament are going to badly for these favored teams. The seeding may suggest that a long run is in the cards, but it's not going to happen for this group...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 4,552 reads 0 comments

  22. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: Skill Players Guaranteed to Succeed in Their Rookie Seasons

    The NFL free agency period has certainly changed some draft picks around, so now is as good a time as any to see just how things are looking...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 3,151 reads 1 comments

  23. Gilbert Arenas Rumors: Why Memphis Grizzlies Are Best Option for Agent Zero

    Concerning the future of Gilbert Arenas , no team in the NBA will work better than the Memphis Grizzlies. According to Ronald Tillery of Commercial Appeal , this is becoming more of a possibility...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 1,078 reads 4 comments

  24. UNC Tar Heels Basketball: 4 Bold Predictions for 2012 NCAA Tournament

    As you would expect from a No. 1 seed, North Carolina is going to receive plenty of attention before and during the tournament. So, it's good to know exactly what you can expect from that attention...

    Michael Dixon Written by Michael Dixon about over 2 years ago 2,435 reads 3 comments

  25. Knicks Rumors: Updates on Potential Moves and Mike D'Antoni's Successor

    Earlier on Wednesday, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported that Mike D'Antoni has resigned from the Knicks ...

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