1. NFL Week 6: Predicting the 5 Best Defensive Performances

    Every week provides each NFL team with a new opponent, besides facing divisional opponents for a second time. Therefore, it's difficult to look only at statistics to find the evidence needed to pick a winner in any given game...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about almost 2 years ago 818 reads 1 comments

  2. NFL Week 6: Adrian Peterson and 8 Stars Who Will Disappoint

    Every week of the NFL season brings something different. Even though statistics can be a good indicator of what will happen, it doesn't mean the expected outcome will occur...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about almost 2 years ago 1,059 reads 10 comments

  3. Dallas Cowboys vs. Baltimore Ravens: 4 Most Important Matchups for Baltimore

    The always-underachieving Dallas Cowboys take on the Ravens in Baltimore, a team coming off an unimpressive win against the lowly Kansas City Chiefs in Week 5...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about almost 2 years ago 1,488 reads 2 comments

  4. NFL Week 6: 4 Best Underdogs to Pick

    As we are only into Week 6 of the early 2012 NFL season, not all teams with winning records are legitimate contenders. Many are favored by too many points simply because they have more wins than their opponent, but the wise will see through this...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about almost 2 years ago 548 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Finals 2012: Players as Rappers

    Pop culture has heavily influenced many sports and uniqueness is often copied to a fault (an oxymoron, I know). No sport has mimicked as many styles or fads as the NBA has rap...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about 2 years ago 1,031 reads 13 comments

  6. American Franchises That Have Yet to Win a Championship: Who Will Be the First?

    With the Oklahoma City Thunder winning game one of the NBA Finals, the thought popped up, "What franchise yet to win a title will do so first?" The list is limited to NBA, MLB and NFL teams which will make the judgement much more interesting...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about 2 years ago 291 reads 1 comments

  7. 2012 NFL Draft: Patriots' Fans Wishes for Bill Belichick

    New England is already stacked with young talent, but that talent is primarily on the offensive side of the ball and the most important position is held by an old (by NFL standards) veteran in Tom Brady ...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,266 reads 14 comments

  8. Cincinnati Bengals Mock Draft: Top 5 Targets for the 1st Round

    Cincinnati Bengals fans have former Oakland Raiders coach Hue Jackson to thank for the 17th overall pick on top of the franchise's own selection just four spots later in the 2012 NFL Draft ...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 2,705 reads 11 comments

  9. 7 Teams in Need of a New Venue

    With the economy in the shape it is, fans are being more select with their money. Season tickets aren't being purchased at as high a rate as before. Many venues simply aren't good enough to draw fans into spending hard earned cash...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,728 reads 3 comments

  10. NFL Free Agency 2012: 8 Free Agents Who Will Be Worth Every Penny

    Free agency is about finding the right fit for one's team rather than stockpiling stars as the Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Redskins have shown. However, adding depth to a team's strong point isn't necessarily bad if it's done at the right cost...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,462 reads 1 comments

  11. NFL Playoffs 2012: 5 Rookies Who Have Made Names for Themselves

    The NFL playoffs is a time for the stars to shine even brighter on a bigger stage, but don't overlook the role players...

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  12. Wes Welker, Willis McGahee and the NFL's 10 Best Injury Comebacks

    The NFL is a game of injuries more than any other sport. Like it or not, coping with pain helps separate the good from the great much of the time...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 9,801 reads 38 comments

  13. The 10 Biggest Sports Sins

    Poor play from players is something that we learn to live with as fans, because sports are not easy. But the factors that account for the poor play are much different...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,204 reads 3 comments

  14. The Most Lopsided 'Rivalries' in Sports

    Fans sometimes get lost in the honest statistics when emotion fuels thought, especially when it comes to rivalry games. It's important to keep perspective and see things for what they really are...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 10,480 reads 14 comments

  15. NFL Power Rankings Week 11: Cheerleader Edition

    There have been no marriage proposals to any of these girls this season (yet), but David Nelson was stricken enough to give his touchdown ball to the enemy . While Nelson's girlfriend Kelsi Reich doesn't make the list, it's full of other greats...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 30,675 reads 7 comments

  16. Best Abs in Sports

    It seems like every professional athlete should have a great stomach, but such is not the case. These 15 take core strength to another level. Too much attention is focused on the guns for men and the legs for women...

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  17. 25 Most Recognizable Signature Apparel in the NFL

    The NFL , or No Fun League, discourages players from separating themselves from their teammates by enforcing rules with hefty fines that are best described as consistently inconsistent...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 17,110 reads 48 comments

  18. NFL's 10 Games Remaining with Greatest Playoff Implications

    Week 10 of the NFL season has arrived and it's a good sign when at least one game being played this weekend will be the deciding factor in why one team doesn't make the playoffs as another division rival does...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 311 reads 2 comments

  19. NFL Predictions: 4 Teams to Not Bet Against in Second Half of 2011

    Halfway through the season, the mess at the top of some divisions is trying to be sorted out. Unexpected teams are leading in a few cases and, despite playing surprisingly well, it's still hard to imagine these franchises getting to the playoffs...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 963 reads 6 comments

  20. Cincinnati Bengals 2012 NFL Draft Targets

    It's never too early regarding the NFL draft for any franchise, even if Cincinnati is currently 6-2. Owner Mike Brown has been phenomenal recently, with his best moves involving quarterbacks...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 2,157 reads 15 comments

  21. 5 Reasons 2012 NFL Draft Will Be Most Exciting in Years

    The College Football season is winding down while the draft-eligiible studs need to finish their final games strong to provide NFL teams good film...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,162 reads 4 comments

  22. 7 Ugliest Tattoos in the NFL

    Football players love their tattoos as much as any sport, maybe with the exception of the NBA athletes. Arm tattoos are the main spot where the viewers can see their favorite player's ink, for good or bad...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 4,987 reads 5 comments

  23. 10 Hottest Athletes' Famous Ex Girlfriends

    Athletes have tremendous focus in their respective fields, whether it's basketball, baseball, football or whatever. It'd take the tunnel vision of a dog with a bowl around its head to not be thrown off by being with these girls...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,049 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB: Predicting Where the Top Free Agents Will Sign

    The Winter Meetings are sure to be entertaining despite not having a great starting pitcher like last year's Cliff Lee. The sluggers in this class are overwhelming and there are other non-elite players that could bomb 30 home runs anyway...

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  25. The NFL's 9 Most Eligible Bachelors

    Women are watching sports now more than ever, a good fact that is helping multiple sports leagues grow. No league has seen its growth increase in the female fanbase department more than the NFL ...

    Clay Defayette Written by Clay Defayette about over 2 years ago 1,979 reads 0 comments