1. Super Bowl Contenders Feature a Changing of the Guard in the NFL

    Through four weeks, this has been one of the strangest NFL seasons in recent memory. Your usual Super Bowl contenders are dropping game after game, while the lovable losers keep on winning...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 153 reads 0 comments

  2. Week 4 Start 'Em Sit 'Em: Why You Must Sit Arian Foster

    Like the NFL season, in the fourth week of your fantasy league, some trends are likely starting to develop. Tom Brady has been a fantasy godsend, while Chris Johnson has fantasy owners across the country scratching their heads...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 422 reads 6 comments

  3. NFL Picks Week 4: 3 Teams Who Desperately Need A Win

    Three weeks into the NFL season, teams like the Buffalo Bills and Detroit Lions have shocked the NFL by going 3-0. On the opposite end of the spectrum, some squads have stunned their fans by struggling mightily for three weeks...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  4. Justin Verlander, CC Sabathia and the 10 Greatest Postseason Matchups

    Fans will have to wait a until Game Three to see Justin Verlander and CC Sabathia square off. The matchup that will feature two Cy Young Award winners (once the votes are counted and 2011's trophy is officially handed to Verlander)...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 622 reads 1 comments

  5. Power Ranking the Ten Best Point Guards in the NBA Today

    The NBA has transitioned from a big-man's game, to the league of the little guy. Point guards have been taken first overall in three of the last four drafts, and have quickly become the game's most important position...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 5,573 reads 14 comments

  6. Boston Red Sox and the 6 Biggest Late-Season Colllapses in MLB History

    6) 1978 Boston Red Sox: eight games ahead of New York Yankees on Aug. 12 This season’s collapse is not the first for the Boston Red Sox...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 177 reads 0 comments

  7. The 10 Most Dominating Pitching Seasons in MLB History

    Justin Verlander has been the most dominant pitcher in baseball and has the American League Cy Young award locked up. Verlander ends the season as the AL leader in wins (24), ERA (2...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 3,915 reads 9 comments

  8. NBA Lockout: Do the Players Need the NBA?

    When the NBA made a movement for basketball to become a more global game, I don’t think this is what it had in mind. With players leaving the States by the dozens, the NBA loses a little leverage at the lockout's negotiating table...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 190 reads 0 comments

  9. NFL Predictions: Predicting the 1st Loss on Each Undefeated Team's Schedule

    Week 3 of the NFL season is in the books, and there are only three undefeated teams left. For at least another season, it looks like 1972 Miami Dolphins will be safe. One team, the Green Bay Packers, are surprising no one with their winning streak...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 124 reads 2 comments

  10. Tom Brady and New England Patriots: Why the Pats Are Super Bowl Pretenders

    Entering Week 3, the New England Patriots were ranked third in ESPN’s power rankings. Even before the loss to the Buffalo Bills , the writing was on the wall that the team did not deserve the ranking and may not belong in the Top 10...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 1,051 reads 30 comments

  11. Tony Romo a Hero Again: Why Can't We Judge Dallas Cowboys QB Reasonably?

    Goat Week 1, hero Week 2 and wounded warrior Week 3. It is just another season in the life of Tony Romo ...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 451 reads 0 comments

  12. Giants vs. Eagles: Could Playing Michael Vick Hurt Eagles?

    The Philadelphia Eagles have decided Michael Vick is healthy enough to start just a week after experiencing his first concussion. Once you get a concussion, it makes it that much easier to get another one and another after that...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 321 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL Predictions Week 3: Scores for All Games

    Week 3's games have their work cut out for them to live up to the NFL 's first two weeks. Cam Newton is re-writing the rookie record books, Tom Brady is chasing Dan Marino's record ...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 1,453 reads 0 comments

  14. Moneyball, Major League and the 10 Greatest Sports Films Ever

    Moneyball opens on Friday and stars Brad Pitt as Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane. Pitt looks like he will be at his quirky, high-strung best, while Jonah Hill co-stars as his stat geek partner-in-crime...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 423 reads 12 comments

  15. 10 Struggling Fantasy Players Poised To Break out in Week 3

    Through two weeks, some fantasy owners have reaped the benefits of monster performances from Tom Brady , Matt Stafford and Cam Newton. Others are spinning their tires with first-round picks gone mild like Chris Johnson...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 3,577 reads 14 comments

  16. Giants vs. Eagles Week 3 Preview: Keys to Another Iggles Win

    The Philadelphia Eagles welcome the New York Giants to Lincoln Financial Field for their home opener Sunday. One of these teams will leave a game under ...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 2,671 reads 1 comments

  17. AL MVP Race: Breaking Down the Odds of the Front Runners

    The 2010 American League MVP race had one clear favorite: Josh Hamilton. His status was confirmed when the Texas Rangers' outfielder received 22 out of 26 first-place votes to take home the trophy...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 2,798 reads 3 comments

  18. Pacquiao vs. Mayweather: 4 Reasons There Are No More Excuses for Further Delay

    Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have avoided each other long enough. The proposed super fight is going on three years, and there is still nothing close to a guarantee it is going to happen...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 2,032 reads 12 comments

  19. Mayweather vs. Ortiz: Fallout from the Finish

    There are 20 seconds to go in the fourth round of arguably the most anticipated fight of the year. Everything is going to plan: Floyd Mayweather , the veteran tactician, is filling up the punch stats...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 1,228 reads 2 comments

  20. Seahawks vs. Steelers Week 2: Where Pittsburgh Will Go from Here

    The Pittsburgh Steelers laid an egg in Week 1, getting blown out 35-7 against the hated Baltimore Ravens. Then they produced a gem in Week 2, shutting the Seattle Seahawks out in a 24-0 victory...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 424 reads 2 comments

  21. NFL Predictions Week 2: Picking the Winners for All 16 Matchups

    It certainly was a wild and wacky Week 1 in the NFL . Fourteen quarterbacks eclipsed 300 yards passing, and four eclipsed 400...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 9,158 reads 34 comments

  22. 5 Boxers Victor Ortiz Could End Up Fighting Next

    After watching the first three episodes of 24/7: Mayweather vs. Ortiz, Victor Ortiz just may be television's worst personality. A future Charles Barkley of boxing he is not...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 1,950 reads 7 comments

  23. Raiders vs. Broncos: 11 Biggest Plays from Monday Night Football

    Welcome to the NFL , Von Miller On Oakland’s first offensive play of the game, No. 2 overall pick Von Miller lit up Jacoby Ford, and the rookie forced a fumble on his first-ever NFL play...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 350 reads 1 comments

  24. MLB Playoffs 2011: Could Boston Red Sox Miss Postseason?

    The Boston Red Sox have spent most of 2011 leading the New York Yankees in the American League East. Now, the team is reeling off loss after loss and stand 2.5 games behind their hated rival...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 1,775 reads 18 comments

  25. NFL Picks Week 1: 4 Things To Expect from Eagles-Rams

    The Philadelphia Eagles sure had a noisy offseason. They created the holy trinity of cornerbacks in Asante Samuel, Nnamdi Asomugha and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie...

    Alexander Diegel Written by Alexander Diegel about almost 3 years ago 914 reads 3 comments