1. Boston Red Sox: Papelbon Signs with Phillies, What Now for Sox?

    According to a report on CSNPhilly.com, the Philadelphia Phillies have come to an agreement with Jonathan Papelbon on a four year deal, pending a physical, to become their next closer...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 1,903 reads 6 comments

  2. Boston Red Sox: 5 Prospects Who Could Be Traded for a Pitcher

    With John Lackey having Tommy John surgery and Daisuke Matsuzaka not scheduled to return until mid-2012 at the earliest, the Boston Red Sox have two holes in their starting rotation that need to be filled this offseason...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 4,281 reads 18 comments

  3. Joe Paterno Firing: Why Penn State Should Ban Itself from Postseason Play

    Just moments ago, the Penn State Board of Trustees announced that Joe Paterno is no longer the head coach of the football team, effective immediately...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 2,487 reads 68 comments

  4. Joe Paterno Retiring: 5 Potential Replacements You Can Rule out Now

    Earlier this morning, Penn State head coach Joe Paterno announced that he would retire at the end of the season due to the allegations against his former defensive coordinator, Jerry Sandusky...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 972 reads 1 comments

  5. New England Patriots: Time to Start Holding Bill Belichick Accountable?

    In sports, players, coaches and executives are all judged on the criteria of "what have you done for me lately?" But in New England, Bill Belichick seems to have avoided this judgement...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 2,293 reads 19 comments

  6. College Football: Power Ranking Top 10 Wide Receivers Heading into Saturday

    The 2011 college football season has been a great one for wide receiver play. From Alshon Jefferey to Justin Blackmon, first-round talent exists all over the country...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 3,224 reads 37 comments

  7. College Football: Week 10 Studs and Duds

    With another week of college football almost in the books, we saw some great individual performances throughout the day...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 2,499 reads 30 comments

  8. Boston Red Sox: 5 Free Agents They Should Sign

    The closer we get to December, the hotter the MLB hot stove is going to get, and the Boston Red Sox should be right in the middle of the action...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 4,250 reads 31 comments

  9. Boston Red Sox: 5 Free Agents They Should Avoid

    The end of the World Series marked the beginning of the Major League Baseball offseason and free agency, the first one for Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 3,761 reads 13 comments

  10. The Most Ideal College Football Conference Championship Game Matchups

    December is fast approaching and that means one thing in college football: conference championship games. Conference championship games bring some of the best football of the year from the best teams in the country...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 3,981 reads 70 comments

  11. Breaking News: Boston Red Sox John Lackey Will Undergo Tommy John Surgery

    In the press conference to introduce Ben Cherington as general manager of the Boston Red Sox , he dropped a bomb by saying John Lackey will undergo Tommy John surgery. Lackey is not expected to return to the Red Sox until 2013 at the earliest...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 615 reads 11 comments

  12. Boston Red Sox: New GM Ben Cherington's First Order of Business

    In a press conference scheduled for 3 p.m., Ben Cherington will be introduced as the new General Manager of the Boston Red Sox ...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 1,599 reads 3 comments

  13. BCS Rankings: Are LSU and Alabama a Lock for the BCS Title Game?

    Alabama and LSU are the best teams in college football. The Tigers are ranked No. 1 in the BCS and the Crimson Tide are ranked No. 2...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 633 reads 1 comments

  14. BCS Rankings: 5 Teams on the Rise After Latest USA Today and AP Poll

    The new AP and USA Today Polls released earlier today have shown a lot of movement in the Top 25. New hope has been given to teams who previously had no shot at making a BCS Bowl game...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 176 reads 0 comments

  15. BCS Rankings: 5 Teams Unworthy of Ranking in Latest AP Poll

    The AP Poll was released early this afternoon and as usual, there are teams that are unworthy of their rankings. Every week, whether a team is ranked too high or too low, the polls seem to get something wrong...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 174 reads 0 comments

  16. BCS Rankings: Can Wisconsin Climb Back into Top 10 After Fall in USA Today Poll?

    With shock still running through the veins of the Wisconsin Badgers after the last second loss on a Hail Mary to Michigan State, they have officially dropped out of the Top 10 in the USA Today Coaches Poll...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 606 reads 2 comments

  17. BCS Rankings: Can Oklahoma Recover After Disastrous Loss to Texas Tech?

    The Oklahoma Sooners were supposed to breeze through their remaining schedule until the December 3 matchup with in-state rival Oklahoma State. The winner of that game was supposed to go on and play in the 2012 BCS National Championship Game...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 481 reads 2 comments

  18. BCS Rankings: 5 Teams in the Top 25 Whose Days Are Numbered

    With a wild Saturday of college football, the rankings are likely to be shaken up when they are released later today. Throughout the day Saturday, we saw six ranked teams go down which could result in some of them falling out of the Top 25 completely...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 179 reads 0 comments

  19. BCS Rankings: Ranking the Subpar Big Ten and the Major Conferences

    With Wisconsin losing to Michigan State last night, it seems as though the Big Ten once again lacks that superior team who could play for the BCS National Championship...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 2,246 reads 29 comments

  20. BCS Rankings: 5 Teams That Benefit from Oklahoma and Wisconsin Losing

    What started off as a relatively boring afternoon of college football ended up turning into a crazy night with No. 6 Wisconsin and No. 3 Oklahoma going down in upset fashion...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 688 reads 3 comments

  21. Clemson Football: Is This the Best ACC Team We've Seen in Years?

    ACC football has been down lately, but Dabo Swinney and the Clemson Tigers are ready to bring it back to prevalence in 2011...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 3,103 reads 106 comments

  22. BCS Rankings 2011: Can Anybody Outside the Top 10 Make a Run?

    With the first release of the BCS Rankings last Sunday, speculation begins about which team will be matched up in the BCS national title game. The experts have slotted in Alabama, LSU or Oklahoma into the game, but that is not set in stone...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  23. BCS Standings: Is Oklahoma or Oklahoma State More Likely to Stumble?

    The year 2011 has been the year of Oklahoma in college football. The Oklahoma Sooners are ranked No. 3 in the BCS, and the Oklahoma State Cowboys are ranked No. 4...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 126 reads 1 comments

  24. BCS Standings: Kansas States' Bill Snyder and 5 Coach of the Year Candidates

    At the age of 72, Bill Snyder has the Kansas State Wildcats at 6-0 and ranked No. 11 in the BCS. The Wildcats are the surprise team of 2011 thus far and what Snyder has done for this team should surely get him some consideration for coach of the year...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 222 reads 4 comments

  25. Nebraska Football: 5 Reasons They Would Win Big Ten Title Rematch with Wisconsin

    In the first matchup between Nebraska and Wisconsin, the Cornhuskers were embarrassed in a 48-17 loss on the road...

    William Penfield Written by William Penfield about 3 years ago 2,444 reads 21 comments