1. Ravens-Steelers Primer: The Score Will Be Higher Than People Think

    The biggest weekend in the NFL is finally upon us.In just under 24 hours, the final four teams standing in the NFL playoffs will do battle to see what two teams will represent their respective conferences in Super Bowl 43...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 636 reads 4 comments

  2. The NHL Needs to Start Passing Out Aspirin To The Fans

    Damn it, NHL!Just one morning I would like to open up the newspaper, turn on the radio or television, or even surf the web without getting a headache from stupid decisions that you have made...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 78 reads 2 comments

  3. The NHL Created a Monster with the Winter Classic—Will It Be Used for Good?

    The NHL has a monster on its hands. How they use it will be up to them. This monster could turn the league around, soaring it into the glory days of the past, or it could turn on the league, and ruin a promising event if handled the wrong way...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 202 reads 14 comments

  4. Jarkko Ruutu Bites Andrew Peters: The NHL Gets It Wrong Again

    What is the NHL thinking? In case you missed it (I doubt you could have it was all over TSN, ESPN and even made it to the the Jim Rome Show and sport talk shows around the country), Jarkko Ruutu ...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 411 reads 16 comments

  5. Three Players That Deserve the NFL MVP Award (But Will Not Win It)

    With a lot of the love going towards the Manning brothers and explosive running backs, the league has gotten away from some of the players that really do describe Most Valuable Player, "The player who is considered most valuable in the league...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 738 reads 33 comments

  6. Tony Sparano Has Worked Magic, but Bill Belichick Should Win Coach of the Year

    The NFL season this year has been like no other. The Football Gods are really messing with our minds. A team that won just one game last season is all of a sudden in place to win the AFC East...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 155 reads 7 comments

  7. 2008: The Year in Sports

    Putting the year of 2008 into words is quite the task. From 8 gold medals, to one of the greatest upsets in Super Bowl history, and game winning shots, 2008 had it all for the sports fan...

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  8. The Buffalo Bills Will Beat the New York Jets This Weekend

    Call me nuts, call me crazy, even call me a huge homer, but I am hear to tell you that the Buffalo Bills will beat the New York Jets on Sunday afternoon in the Meadowland...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 108 reads 5 comments

  9. NFL Week 15 Picks (Early Games)

    Man I hate Thursday night games! Not only can I not watch the game on TV because my cable provider doesn't carry NFL Network (stupid Time Warner), but they also make writers like myself get our picks out earlier...

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  10. Buffalo Bills' Biggest Problem Isn't the Head Coach, Point the Finger at Owner

    The Buffalo Bills dropped another embarrassing loss in front of a “home” crowd in Toronto against their AFC East rival, the Miami Dolphins, by a final score of 16-3...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 224 reads 6 comments

  11. Billieve Bills Fans: We Need to Pray to the Football Gods!

    Yes, Buffalo Bills fans out there, the Bills still do have a chance to make the playoffs. Hooray! Before you get your hopes up, the scenario that the Bills would need to happen is ...

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  12. Sabres Not For Sale? No Kidding, But a Deal Could be Closer Than You Think

    The Buffalo Sabres are not for sale. The statement above seems pretty obvious but their was a report that came out of a Western New York Hockey Magazine discussing the sale of the team...

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  13. Clock Doesn't Strike Midnight Yet, Cinderella Wins MAC Championship!

    The University at Buffalo Bulls were facing their toughest task of the season coming into the Mid-American Conference Championship game last night. Coming in, everything was turned into the Ball State Cardinals favor...

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  14. Is Trent Edwards Right for the Buffalo Bills? Does It Matter?

    The Buffalo Bills have been looking for a quarterback to lead them to a Super Bowl ever since Hall of Fame quarterback, Jim Kelly, retired after the 1996 season, over a decade ago...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 160 reads 5 comments

  15. Sabres-Predators: Buffalo's Sports Teams Are a Lot Closer Than You Think

    The Buffalo Bills really put on a stinker yesterday afternoon. So how were the Sabres going to improve the moods of the Buffalo sports fan? Well, they didn’t, and they played just like their football counterpart...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 268 reads 2 comments

  16. Could Maxim Afinogenov's Days With Buffalo Be Numbered?

    The Buffalo Sabres took down the Pittsburgh Penguins with a solid all around game, winning 4-3. The Sabres have now won two games in a row, taking down the second- and fourth-best teams in the Eastern Conference in back to back games...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 246 reads 3 comments

  17. Former Teammates Do Battle: Lee Evans vs. Nate Clements

    The Buffalo Bills are fighting for their playoff lives with their current record of 6-5 as they get ready to take on the San Francisco 49ers in front of their home crowd at Ralph Wilson Stadium Sunday afternoon...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 168 reads 3 comments

  18. Turkey Bowl Comes Thursday: Do You Have Your Cleats Ready?

    It’s 9:30 am and you are being woken up by a blaring alarm clock—something to which you are not accustomed on a day off. You take a look outside and see snow falling from the sky, blanketing everything in sight...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 100 reads 1 comments

  19. Josh Reed Returns, Bufallo Bills' Rusty Offense Rolls

    The Buffalo Bills got a much needed win to keep their slim playoff hopes alive against the Kansas City Chiefs, 54-31. To the non-Bills fan, just skimming through box score, you might look at No...

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  20. But MOM, Lee Evans Was in Game Plan

    Two little kids find themselves in big trouble. Both point at one another hoping that neither one of them will get into any trouble for their actions...

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  21. Bills Lose to Bad Browns Team, Who's to Blame?

    The Buffalo Bills not only dropped a heart breaker last night against the Cleveland Browns, 29-27 on Monday Night Football, but they also ended their postseason chances...

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  22. All "Facial Hair" NBA Team

    Some of us just can’t do it. What I am referring to of course is growing the greatest facial hair of all-time! These players not only have the talent to be in the NBA but ...

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  23. From MVP to Bum All In 10 Weeks, The Trent Edwards Story

    Boy, how a couple of weeks can change an NFL quarterback. Buffalo Bills quarterback, Trent Edwards, has fallen from possible MVP to a shaky quarterback—at best....

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 674 reads 6 comments

  24. Buffalo Bills Back at the Bottom of AFC East

    The Buffalo Bills are now officially (like I feared a week ago) the worst team in the AFC East after falling to the New England Patriots, and starting the year 0-3 in division play...

    Matt Schaefer Written by Matt Schaefer about over 5 years ago 133 reads 1 comments

  25. State of the NHL: Is It Heading in the Right Direction?

    A little more than a month into the season and the NHL is experiencing some of its best times in recent memory. Scoring, attendance and TV ratings are all on pace for record numbers after the strong October that the league had...

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