1. South Carolina Gamecocks: Title Dreams Deferred...Again

    When Steve Spurrier became head coach of the South Carolina Gamecocks, Garnet and Black supporters had high hopes. For many, it marked the beginning of a new era, one with double digit win seasons and maybe even an SEC Championship...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 2 years ago 1,757 reads 12 comments

  2. New Orleans Saints: Can Sedrick Ellis Finally Live Up to the Hype?

    In the 2008 NFL draft, the New Orleans Saints drafted Sedrick Ellis with the seventh overall pick. After many productive years at the University of Southern California, many ...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about over 2 years ago 1,396 reads 1 comments

  3. Los Angeles Clippers: Game 5 Loss Serves as a Wakeup Call

    The Memphis Grizzlies defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 92-80 last night in front of a hungry Memphis crowd...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about over 2 years ago 881 reads 5 comments

  4. New Orleans Saints Down, Not Out with Drew Brees at the Helm

    The New Orleans Saints ' 36-32 loss to the San Francisco 49ers on January 14, 2012 was only the beginning. That heartbreaking loss was nothing compared to the penalties Bountygate brought to the Saints organization...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about over 2 years ago 789 reads 0 comments

  5. New Orleans Saints: Special Teams Play Being Overshadowed by High-Octane Offense

    The New Orleans Saints have received plenty of attention from the media this season. Normally the praise or concern revolves around Drew Brees ’ pursuit of Dan Marino’s ...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 352 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL 2011: Should Helmet-to-Helmet Penalties Be Reviewable?

    Fines for hits deemed dirty by Roger Goodell and company have become a common occurrence in the National Football League. Along with the deep ball and high octane offenses, safety has ruled in today’s NFL ...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 831 reads 3 comments

  7. New Orleans Saints Win a Penalty-Filled Contest in Nashville

    The New Orleans Saints took the field with a 4-7-1 record against the Tennessee Titans /Houston Oilers. They had not beaten them since 1993...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 479 reads 0 comments

  8. San Francisco 49ers and New Orleans Saints Race for NFC's No. 2 Seed

    At 10-2, the San Francisco 49ers have clinched the NFC West crown, and now have set their sights on claiming the No. 2 seed in this year's playoffs...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 1,043 reads 0 comments

  9. New Orleans Saints: Matt Hasselbeck Leads a Different Team Second Time Around

    The Seattle Seahawks captured the NFC West title with a below average 7-9 record last year. Even though the New Orleans Saints had an 11-5 record in an extremely competitive NFC ...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 580 reads 5 comments

  10. 2011 Bowl Games: Capital One Bowl a Must-Win for South Carolina Gamecocks

    In Steve Spurrier’s time at the University of South Carolina, he has delivered plenty of milestones for the Gamecocks’ football program. Under his watch as coach, South Carolina has won a SEC East crown, defeated the No...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 3,163 reads 10 comments

  11. Is Jim Mora's Legacy Defined by 'Playoffs?' Tirade

    Jim Mora has a career record of 125-112 (including the playoffs) in the NFL , but his coaching legacy is not defined by numbers...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 692 reads 0 comments

  12. Lions vs. Saints: Drew Brees, Saints Outclass an Undisciplined Lions Team

    Despite a stagnant performance by the New Orleans Saints ' offense in the second half, Drew Brees and company continued their success in prime time, winning for the second straight week against a tough NFC opponent...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 366 reads 1 comments

  13. Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints Deliver in Prime Time...Again

    The New Orleans Saints trampled over the New York football Giants last night in front of millions of viewers on ESPN. Monday Night Football featured an NFC matchup that was anticipated to be a close and entertaining game...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 523 reads 2 comments

  14. Marques Colston: Re-Emergence of New Orleans Saints WR Bolsters Potent Offense

    In last week’s game against the Atlanta Falcons , Marques Colston had one of his best performances of the season. He caught eight balls for 113 yards and no touchdowns...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 1,622 reads 0 comments

  15. New Orleans Saints: Drew Brees' Key to Strong Finish for the Saints

    Drew Brees has compiled plenty of stats through 10 games for the New Orleans Saints . He ranks in the top-three of nearly every major passing category including: completion percentage, yards per game, touchdowns, QB rating and total passing yards...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 1,128 reads 0 comments

  16. New Orleans Saints: Will Road Troubles Be Too Much to Overcome?

    If the playoffs were to start today, the New Orleans Saints , the leaders in the NFC South, would be the fourth seed...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 440 reads 1 comments

  17. NFL Week 9: Saints Defeat the Bucs with Total Team Effort

    With the 27-16 victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , the New Orleans Saints improved to 6-3 on the year. The black-and-gold needed to rebound after a sloppy game last week in St...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 181 reads 0 comments

  18. South Carolina Football: Loss to the Hogs Leaves Gamecocks Wondering 'What If'

    After a tough loss to the Arkansas Razorbacks, the South Carolina Gamecocks dropped to 7-2 and handed over control of the SEC East to the Georgia Bulldogs...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 1,054 reads 12 comments

  19. PGA Tour: Puerto Rico Open To Offer Exemption to Yani Tseng

    Recently, Yani Tseng has been quoted saying she would not mind the opportunity to play in a PGA Tour event . “If an opportunity presents itself, I would like to play in a PGA tournament to learn more from male golfers,” said Tseng...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 187 reads 1 comments

  20. New Orleans Saints: NFL's Modern Day Tale of Redemption

    Hurricane Katrina ravaged New Orleans in 2005. The Crescent City and the Saints franchise, which was typically destroyed by other NFL teams, were forced to rebuild. And that's exactly what they did...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 344 reads 0 comments

  21. South Carolina Football: Gamecocks Could Still Have Dream Season

    In the latest BCS standings, the South Carolina Gamecocks are ranked ninth. A very generous spot considering they did not look like a Top 10 team last Saturday in Knoxville...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 1,500 reads 7 comments

  22. NFL Week 9: Saints "Drop the Ball" Against the St. Louis Rams

    In a week that saw the Indianapolis Colts drop to 0-7, Christian Ponder getting his first career win as a starting QB, and “America’s team” looking like they wanted ...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 245 reads 0 comments

  23. New Orleans Saints: Chris Ivory to Join Crowded Backfield

    With the injury to Mark Ingram, the New Orleans Saints have activated Chris Ivory for Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams . In 12 appearances last season, Ivory accumulated 716 rushing yards (tops on the Saints) and five touchdowns with a 5...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 424 reads 0 comments

  24. 2011 NFL Season: No Peyton Manning, No Wins for Indianapolis

    With a 62-7 loss to the New Orleans Saints , the Indianapolis Colts ’ season somehow got worse. The winless Colts reached a new low on Sunday night with their historic loss...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 617 reads 3 comments

  25. New Orleans Saints: Monday Morning Who Dat in Week 8

    As I sat in the Superdome—excuse me the Mercedes-Benz Superdome—watching the Saints dismantle the Colts , I almost started to feel bad for the team formerly known as title contenders...

    William Truax Written by William Truax about 3 years ago 323 reads 0 comments