1. Aaron Maybin Joins the List of First-Round NFL Draft Busts

    The Aaron Maybin era has ended in Buffalo. Sure, he got the job done in college. He was an All-American and All-Big Ten selection in 2008—his redshirt sophomore season—after registering 30 tackles (20 for a loss) and 12 sacks...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about almost 3 years ago 701 reads 2 comments

  2. NFL Lockout Is Over: What About the NHL's Pending CBA Expiration?

    The NFL's ability to finally have its players and owners come to a labor agreement avoids what could have led to major financial ramifications (reports of the league losing $1 billion ...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about almost 3 years ago 216 reads 0 comments

  3. Vancouver Embarrasses Itself After Boston Bruins Win Stanley Cup

    Hats off to the Boston Bruins for winning the Stanley Cup (and this is coming from a Sabres fan remembering losing to the B's in the first round exit of a year ago)...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about 3 years ago 2,811 reads 29 comments

  4. Blue Jays Slugger Jose Bautista's Power Surge Just Doesn't Seem Right

    Let me start by saying that I don't consider myself a skeptic. I also don't like controversy and try to avoid it as much as I can...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about 3 years ago 1,834 reads 54 comments

  5. David Price Is Right: Lack of Rays Fan Support Embarassing

    Last night, David Price tweeted about the lack of fan support in Tampa Bay, noting that the fact that he was pitching a potentially division-clinching game in front of 10,000 fans was "embarrassing"...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about almost 4 years ago 457 reads 9 comments

  6. Bills vs. Colts: Preseason Game Two Impressions

    It looked like a completely different Bills team out there this week, as the first-team offense finally showed signs of life against the Colts in a 34-21 win in Toronto.(This article originally appeared on BuffaloSportsNow...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about almost 4 years ago 437 reads 0 comments

  7. Bills Training Camp: Quarterback Battle One to Watch

    (This article was originally published on BuffaloSportsNow.com.) I won't spend too much time focusing on all the quarterbacks who have come and gone since the legendary No...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about almost 4 years ago 129 reads 1 comments

  8. 2010 NFL Draft: With Third Pick in the Featured Columnist Mock Draft...

    He's being compared to Ed Reed and Troy Polamalu in some circles.  In his Jim Thorpe Award-winning junior year at Tennessee, he had 83 tackles.  In 2008, as a sophomore, he had seven interceptions returned for 265 yards and two touchdowns...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 1,640 reads 11 comments

  9. For Post-Katrina New Orleans, Saints' Title Brings a Sense of Healing

    In spring 2006, months after Hurricane Katrina, I traveled with a group down to New Orleans to assist with the relief effort. It is hard to forget the images of destruction we experienced as we helped a city get back on its feet...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 377 reads 0 comments

  10. Super Bowl XLIV: Where Does Colts' Peyton Manning Stand Among the Greatest QBs?

    As Peyton Manning gets ready to lead his Indianapolis Colts into battle against the New Orleans Saints in Super Bowl XLIV on Sunday, there is no question that he is an elite quarterback in the NFL...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 175 reads 3 comments

  11. 2010 NFL Draft: Where Does Tim Tebow Fit Into The Panthers' Draft Plans?

    Tim Tebow. The name makes ears perk up all around the nation. Rarely has a draft prospect been anticipated the way he has. He has definitely been a winner...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 583 reads 3 comments

  12. Despite Their Flaws, Indianapolis Colts Have Enough Firepower To Beat Ravens

    Due to a concert, I missed the Packers/Cardinals epic. So I won't pretend I know the full extent of what happened. But, like many, I was able to watch as the Baltimore Ravens dumped the New England Patriots in the AFC Wild Card Game...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 1,164 reads 9 comments

  13. Buffalo Sabres Return to NHL's Elite as the Legend of Miller and Myers Grows

    Without a doubt, the key to the Buffalo Sabres' success has been Ryan Miller. His .935 save percentage—tops in the NHL. A GAA of just over 2—bested by only Antti Niemi's 1.82 and Tuuka Rask's 1...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 4 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  14. Teixiera, Sabathia Signings Show Why Baseball Needs A Salary Cap

    If you believe the headlines, Mark Teixeira is worth $22.5 million a year. If you believe common sense, he isn't nearly worth that much. Let me preface my point by saying this: Mark Teixeira is a good player...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 5 years ago 215 reads 6 comments

  15. Countdown to NFL's Black Monday: Four Coaches That Could Be On the Hot Seat

    As the NFL regular season draws to a close in a few weeks, the day many coaches dread is imminent: Black Monday. With December 28 marking the final day of the season, owners and GMs everywhere ...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 5 years ago 441 reads 7 comments

  16. Buffalo's Turner Gill Proving a Hot Commodity; How Long Before He Moves On?

    As the old saying goes, the numbers don't lie. The same can be said for the Buffalo Bulls football program. When Turner Gill arrived at the university in 2006 after leaving a player development ...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 5 years ago 283 reads 3 comments

  17. Ryan Miller, Sabres Look to Regain Form in Quest for the Cup

    Last year was a huge disappointment for the Buffalo Sabres. Not only did the team have the propensity to fall behind early and try in vain to come back (in contrast to the 2005-06 ...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 5 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  18. Can Buffalo Sports Fans Get Any Relief?

    First of all, you'll have to forgive me if I seem a little rusty. I haven't done much sports writing since my time at The Griffin—the student newspaper at my alma-mater of Canisius College—and at a Sabres fan site...

    Sydney Hunte Written by Sydney Hunte about over 5 years ago 94 reads 0 comments