1. 2009 NFL Draft Prediction

    With the playoffs starting this weekend and only 12 teams playing, the rest of the league has only one thing on their minds: the NFL Draft...

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  2. What a Waste Of Money: The Yankees Do It Again

    The New York Yankees have just signed another big-name player for a colossal amount. They signed Mark Teixeira to $180 million deal. This puts the money the Yankees have spent in the off-season at $423...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about almost 6 years ago 247 reads 4 comments

  3. Biggest NFL Stories of 2008

    With the 2008 NFL Season approaching playoffs and the year 2009, this NFL season has yet again been full of surprises. Each year, the NFL has many twists, turns, and interesting stories that keep the fans intrigued...

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  4. Please, Government: Bail Out the Detroit Lions!

    The Detroit Lions cannot get any worse this season. The Lions need some intervention from a big source to improve for next season. The Detroit Lions need a bailout...

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  5. Utah Utes Deserved a Chance for the National Championship Game

    The Bowl Championship Series has been announced once again. As usual, there is a massive amount of controversy. This year, however, neither of the teams playing are undefeated...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 535 reads 6 comments

  6. Most Disappointing Season Ever

    As the college football season comes to a close, there is one thing I am certainly thankful for this holiday season. The 2008 Michigan Football season is finally over...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 369 reads 5 comments

  7. The NFL's Top Five Thanksgiving Day Games

    Thanksgiving Day games have long been a tradition in the National Football League. Detroit and Dallas always host a game and a third has been added in recent years on the NFL Network...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 748 reads 1 comments

  8. Can Michigan's Defense Save the Season Finale?

    The Michigan Wolverines football team has had a disappointing year. Some argue if they beat Ohio State, it will save Coach Rich Rodriguez's job, as well as put a positive spin on the season...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 187 reads 1 comments

  9. How to Improve the BCS

    I know what everyone is thinking. Here's another person that will argue for a playoff system instead of the Bowl Championship Series. No, I will not argue for a playoff system, as that has its own problems and controversies...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 320 reads 8 comments

  10. Michigan and Michigan State: Is It Really a Competitive Rivalry?

    In 2003, Pontiac and Fox Sports Detroit joined forces with the Michigan and Michigan State Athletic Directors in order to spice up the in-state rivalry...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 1,051 reads 18 comments

  11. The NFL Is the New Soap Opera

    The National Football League has become entirely too dramatic. It almost feels like the fans are watching an episode of Desperate Housewives instead of highlights of their favorite teams and players...

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  12. The Best Football Team You've Never Heard of

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    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 822 reads 12 comments

  13. New Big Ten Fight Songs

    I wanted to do a fun blog before some more intense games in the Big Ten Conference this weekend. I have redone all the lyrics for the Big Ten Fight Songs. Some of these are my own versions, and some I have heard...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 1,723 reads 3 comments

  14. Worst Team in Michigan History

    I am a huge, huge Michigan fan. I was born and raised maize and blue. We've had season tickets in my family for the past 10 years. I suffered through the predictable Lloyd Carr seasons. "Suffered" isn't really the word, more like enjoyed and dealt with.

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 795 reads 15 comments

  15. Can Defense Push the Steelers to the Playoffs?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have always been known for their exceptional defense. They won 4 Super Bowls with "The Steel Curtain" in the 1970's. Most recently, the won Super Bowl XL in Detroit...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  16. New Football Rules Need to Protect Defense Too

    Football has always been an interesting game with crazy rules. Throughout the 1970s, teams such as the Pittsburgh Steelers controlled the game because of their defensive prowess...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 428 reads 0 comments

  17. The New Michigan Team

    I have been a University of Michigan fan since birth; I bleed maize and blue. That being said, I know that Michigan fans can be arrogant and somewhat snobby. When you hear the words "The Michigan Wolverines," you know that you will face a tough team...

    Samantha Cooke Written by Samantha Cooke about 6 years ago 328 reads 2 comments