1. Detroit Lions Leading Minnesota Vikings 10-0 in 2nd Quarter

    Wow. Consider me shocked. A few people (including Peter King) were predicting that the Lions could beat the Vikings this weekend and snap their 18-game losing streak...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 131 reads 2 comments

  2. NFL Picks Week 2: Take the Giants, Colts, Seahawks, and Panthers

    New York GMEN(+3) vs. Dallas Cowboys Looking at the match ups in this game, they favor the Giants greatly. Dallas’s offensive line is suspect and the GMEN have the best defensive line in the NFL...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  3. Jets-Patriots Preview and Prediction: Can Ryan/Sanchez Beat Belichick/Brady?

    The last time the New England Patriots lost at Giants Stadium when playing against the New York Jets was when Vinny Testaverde, Wayne Chrebet, and Curtis Martin were suiting up for the green and white...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 463 reads 0 comments

  4. Florida-Tennessee Preview: Tim Tebow Ready to Make Lane Kiffin Eat His Words

    Lane Kiffin has said a lot of things, the guy loves to talk. Kiffin especially likes to talk trash about Florida and their head coach...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 352 reads 1 comments

  5. Browns-Broncos Preview, Analysis, and Prediction

    All things considered, it was perhaps the most disappointing game of Browns’ 2008 season. After opening the season 0-3, Cleveland battled back to win three out of its next five ...

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  6. MNF Preview & Podcast: Colts-Dolphins Analysis and Prediction

    Editor’s Note: AJ Kaufman’s weekly MNF coverage on MSF is sponsored by Sadler’s Smokehouse, a producer of premium pit smoked meats that are best described by Sadler’s slogan: Legendary since 1948...

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  7. UFC 103 Preview, Odds, and Prediction: Franklin-Belfort & Cro Cop-Dos Santos

    UFC 103 Preview: The co-main events While we await the NFL week two matchups on Saturday, we can treat ourselves to some exciting UFC action. UFC 103 lacks title fights but its two main events feature big boys who swing for the fences...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 413 reads 0 comments

  8. Bengals-Packers: Odds, Preview, and Prediction

    NFL Week 2 odds will feature a pair of teams that were involved in a couple of thrilling matchups during the first weekend of the season, and there should be a wild affair when Cincinnati heads to Lambeau Field to take on Green Bay...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 275 reads 1 comments

  9. Sunday Night Football: Giants-Cowboys Preview and Prediction

    If the New York Giants are going to spoil the regular season christening of Dallas’ new billion-dollar stadium, then Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw must bring their A-game...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 668 reads 0 comments

  10. Pittsburgh Steelers-Chicago Bears Preview and Prediction

    The first week of football was a gift to football fans. We saw many exciting and close games. This week we might have another game with just as much as drama and excitement...

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  11. Mayweather v Marquez: The Flashy Undefeated Fighter Versus the Mexican Warrior

    For those who can tear their eyes away from college football on Saturday and are willing to shell out some cash for Pay Per View, something big is going down Saturday night...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 338 reads 1 comments

  12. Michigan State-Notre Dame Preview and Prediction

    This game is not as hyped up as the Michigan-Notre Dame game, but it’s still a big game—maybe even bigger—for the Fighting Irish...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 248 reads 2 comments

  13. Fire…Jim Tressel?

    “Can you believe it? The same man who, just a few years ago, probably could have run for governor of Ohio and won in a landslide, is suddenly receiving the John Cooper treatment...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 78 reads 1 comments

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

    As I admitted to you yesterday in my Week Two Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em post, Week one was not my finest hour. There were a few hits, but more than a few misses, and I am determined to turn that around this week...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 2,890 reads 1 comments

  15. LaDainian Tomlinson Injury Update: Injured Ankle, Status Uncertain for Week Two

    LaDainian Tomlinson was one of the more controversial running backs heading into 2009 fantasy football drafts, as his history of consistent production and his advancing age collided to form a maelstrom of differing opinions on his potential for 2009...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 1,579 reads 2 comments

  16. Fantasy Football: Week 2 Start 'Em – Sit 'Em Lineup Advice

    I am nothing if not accountable, and I come to you a humbled man this week. I let you and myself down with start ‘em, sit ‘em advice that left much to be desired in Week 1...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 4,134 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Week 2 Preview: TV Schedule, Announcers, Point Spreads, and Picks

    So, let’s quickly take note of what we learned during the first week of the 2009 NFL football season: • Adrian Peterson is an absolute beast. • Tom Brady is still, well, Tom Brady...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 2,614 reads 0 comments

  18. College Football TV Schedule and Point Spreads – Week 3, September 19th

    Well, well, well. Before we get to the Week 3 college football tv schedule and point spreads, let’s quickly review what was quite a decisive September weekend for the Big Ten that we just got done with...

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  19. Breaking News: Brian Urlacher Out for the Season with Dislocated Wrist

    Updating our previous post this morning that Brian Urlacher would have to have surgery on his dislocated wrist, the latest report out of Chicago is even more ominous...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 327 reads 1 comments

  20. Brian Urlacher Injury Update: Dislocated Wrist, Surgery Possible Monday

    Last night, Bears LB Brian Urlacher was injured in what became a thrilling Bears-Packers contest to open up the Sunday Night Football schedule. Urlacher left on the first series of the second half and did not return...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 1,823 reads 1 comments

  21. Chargers-Raiders MNF Preview, Analysis, and Prediction

    Editor’s Note: AJ Kaufman’s weekly MNF coverage on MSF is sponsored by Sadler’s Smokehouse, a producer of premium pit smoked meats that are best described by Sadler’s slogan: Legendary since 1948...

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  22. Donovan McNabb Injury Update: Left Game with Broken Rib, Status Uncertain

    Donovan McNabb left today’s Eagles-Panthers game with an apparent rib injury. He walked off the field under his own power and went to the locker room. No further updates available yet on his status...

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  23. Betting Lock for Week 2: Ohio State (+7) v USC

    Last week picks: 2-2 Only one game this week for college and it’s the big one about to start. Ohio State (+7) vs. USC Pete Carroll hands down is the best coach in the NCAA and we will see this again Saturday night when USC travels to Ohio State...

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  24. Browns-Vikings Preview, Analysis, and Prediction

    I can’t wait for tomorrow. The first game of any season is always exciting. There have been no losses yet, no unfulfilled potential, and no bitter taste on the tip of the tongue still stinging from the week before...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  25. Chicago at Green Bay Preview: Bears' Strengths/Weaknesses and Matchup Analysis

    It is sure to be one hell of an exciting weekend for NFL fans and for football fans in general. The first official Sunday games are only a day away, and there are plenty of good games to watch...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about 5 years ago 57 reads 0 comments