1. What Should the Cubs Do With Sweet Lou After 2010?

    Let me preface this entire article by saying that I have always been a fan of Lou Piniella, and when the Chicago Cubs hired him as their manager in 2006, I was extremely excited...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 89 reads 2 comments

  2. Vikings Win as Brett Favre Throws Game-Winning TD Pass

    Wow. Trailing 24-20 in the fourth quarter to the San Francisco 49ers, Brett Favre showed everyone why the Vikings were willing to bend over backwards to bring him in as their QB for 2009...

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  3. Browns Limp Into Baltimore as Two-TD Underdog: Looking to Avoid Deadly Attack

    First off, my apologies for the delay in posting this week’s Browns preview. I could blame it on a lack of time from the recent site redesign, or the fact that I’ve been a little ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 186 reads 0 comments

  4. Desean Jackson, Brian Westbrook Injury Update and Week Three Status

    From a fantasy perspective, no team is more mind-achingly, frustratingly intriguing than the Philadelphia Eagles heading into Week Three...

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  5. Cleveland Browns vs. Baltimore Ravens: Jamal Lewis and Phil Dawson Are Both Out

    With the Cleveland Browns reeling at 0-2, and entering tomorrow’s clash with Baltimore as prohibitive underdogs (13.5 points), Browns' fans have been expecting a long and perhaps demoralizing game on Sunday afternoon...

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  6. Tim Tebow Knocked Out (Video): Taken to Hospital With Possible Concussion

      Wow, crazy scene in Lexington tonight involving Tim Tebow. Already feeling the effects of a “respiratory condition” than many were speculating might be the H1N1 virus (aka swine flu), ...

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  7. Hell of a Job by the Hoosiers (Not the Refs) in Ann Arbor

    I was in Memorial Stadium the last time Indiana beat Michigan in football. The year was 1987, and Indiana was just a few years removed from a winless season...

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  8. NFL and College Picks for September 26th-27th

    I’m still looking to catch fire in college this year, and am not too excited about this week’s matchups. But, with that said, this will probably be the week we post a solid win total...

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  9. Browns' Defense (Literally) Tries to Show Offense How to Have More “Punch”

    If you have not heard, there is reason to believe that the Cleveland Browns might not be so “punchless” after all! Of course, when the punches are coming from rookie defensive ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 134 reads 0 comments

  10. UT v UF: They're Not Who We Thought They Were?

    Both Tennessee and Florida learned a lot about themselves after the 23-13 Florida victory last Saturday. The Gators might not be the untouchable No. 1 team they seemed to be, and the Vols still have some fight in them...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  11. Bears-Seahawks Preview: Analysis and Prediction

    The Bears travel to Seattle to take on the Seahawks this weekend in what should be a pretty good football showdown in the rainiest city in the USA...

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  12. NFL Week Three Spreads and Picks: Vikings-49ers, Lions-Redskins, Bears-Seahawks

    49ers-lions-redskins-bears-seahawks%2F"> NFL Betting—Week Three Picks NFL Week Three matchups are here already. Hard to believe how quickly the season is going...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 791 reads 0 comments

  13. Cowboys-Panthers: MNF Podcast, Analysis, Prediction, and Spread Pick

    Cowboys-Panthers-podcast.mp3">MNF Preview Podcast: Cowboys-Panthers Monday Night Football Preview Carolina Panthers (0-2) at Dallas Cowboys (1-1) Monday, September 28th, 8:30 p.m...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 572 reads 0 comments

  14. Notre Dame-Purdue Preview: Analysis, Prediction, and Injury Updates

    Will Notre Dame’s offense still be able to produce after losing Michael Floyd for the season? What!? Purdue lost to Northern Illinois!? Are they really that bad? These are some very good ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 543 reads 6 comments

  15. Boys Will Be Boys But Kansas Jayhawks Should Focus on Opponents, Not Each Other

    [Editor's Note: I am proud to introduce MSF's newest writer, Kimberly Westphall. Kimberly is a graduate of the University of Kansas, where she studied journalism and strategic communication...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 272 reads 0 comments

  16. Eric Mangini Overseeing an Abysmal Mess in Cleveland

    Okay, I'm finally done with my so-called day job deadline so I can now truly reflect on the abysmal mess that head coach Eric Mangini has created with the once-proud Cleveland Browns...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 312 reads 2 comments

  17. Links, Including Crazy Story of Kansas BBall-Football Player Fight

    Crazy story about the fight between the Kansas basketball team and Kansas football team: Fracas sends KU guard Tyshawn Taylor to hospital — (KUSports...

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  18. Fire Eric Wedge: The Final Plea

    The Cleveland Indians, a choice by many including myself to rebound into 2007 form, and make this year’s postseason, fell into last place earlier this week...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 149 reads 4 comments

  19. TOUR Championship Preview: Tickets, TV Schedule, Odds, and Prediction

    The TOUR Championship odds signify the end of the FedEx Cup playoffs, and the event at East Lake should be filled with excitement...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  20. Fantasy Football: Week 3 Sleepers at QB, RB, WR, TE, and D/ST

    So I’m feeling a little under the weather today and decided to stay home from work. Nothing serious so far…just some congestion and a little bit less energy than usual...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 1,451 reads 0 comments

  21. Week Three Waiver Wire Steals: Tashard Choice and the Giants WRs

    Pro Football Insight is back again with our Week Three waiver wire steals and sleepers. If you caught last week’s waiver wire steals column, you benefitted from picking up Todd ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 310 reads 0 comments

  22. Martin Havlat Nets Two Goals Against Chicago Blackhawks

    Pre-season hockey for the Hawks started last weekend, and a match up against the Minnesota Wild seemed, to me, to be a pre-season game worth watching...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 128 reads 0 comments

  23. College Football TV Schedule and Point Spreads: Week 4, September 26

    Another weekend of college football is in the books, which means that another one is fast approaching. Last week, we saw USC drop their annual game to an inferior Pac-10 opponent as Washington pulled off the upset of the weekend by beating the Trojans...

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  24. Marion Barber Injury Update: Pulled Leg Muscle, Left Game

    Marion Barber left tonight’s Cowboys-Giants game with what appeared to be a pulled leg muscle. After getting behind the Giants’ D and appearing poised to scamper all the ...

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  25. “Being a Browns Fan is How it Feels to be Dead Inside”

    I’m glad I waited a couple of hours after watching the Browns game to post anything. Had I sat down at my computer and started typing immediately after returning home from hanging ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 258 reads 10 comments