1. Jamal Lewis Makes Final Cut, Remains a Cleveland Brown

    After reports came out of Cleveland that the Browns might cut Jamal Lewis, he remains a Brown after the team trimmed down to the 53-man roster. I can’t figure out the motive behind the thought of cutting Lewis...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 1,501 reads 13 comments

  2. Sam Bradford Injury Update: Sprained Right Throwing Shoulder

    The new Cowboys’ Stadium, the entire state of Oklahoma, and Sam Bradford’s future bank account all were left speechless earlier tonight when Bradford, last year’s Heisman Trophy ...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 1,303 reads 0 comments

  3. White Sox Continue Inevitable Run Towards 81-81

    I wrote about a week back regarding the obsessive magnetic attraction that this year’s Chicago White Sox have with .500. Every time we get a few games over .500, we can’t stand the prosperity and play like the Royals...

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  4. Saturday Afternoon Links, Including the Greatest Link of the Day EVER

    There is absolutely nothing I can say that will do justice to the brilliance, the greatness, and the utter truth of today’s Link of the Day...

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  5. 2009 NFL Season Preview And Predictions

    [Editor's Note: This has been a great week for us here at MSF with so many great new sports writers joining the crew...

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  6. Cleveland Browns Might Cut Jamal Lewis

    I have three words for Eric Mangini and George Kokinis if they are seriously considering cutting veteran running back Jamal Lewis: Don't. Do. It...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 2,479 reads 11 comments

  7. Links: Fines, Suspensions, and Layla Kiffin…What More Could You Want?

    Brett Favre fine for chop block" title="Layla Kiffin" width="300" height="228" style="margin: 5px;" /> Okay, as we wrap up another week in the sports world, a few quick hitters and then onto your daily link dump...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 305 reads 0 comments

  8. Lane Kiffin Hoping to Put “Rocky Top” Back on Top Sooner Rather Than Later

    [Editor's Note: This is the first article from new MSF writer Mike Dooley (aka J-Dools), a student at the University of Tennessee, originally from Dearborn, MI, who will be covering the Vols and the Detroit Tigers...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 381 reads 3 comments

  9. Sad News: Legendary Tigers Broadcaster Ernie Harwell Has Incurable Cancer

    Via the ESPNMLB Twitter account, legendary Detroit Tigers announcer Ernie Harwell has been diagnosed with an incurable form of cancer...

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  10. Maurice Jones-Drew Injury Update: Bruised Right Leg in Fourth Preseason Game

    There is a reason why the fourth preseason game typically is a battle of the backups. Most teams have had enough time to decide on their starters and a) don’t want any of said starters ...

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  11. Bret Bielema's Wisconsin Badgers Must Put an End to Their Downward Spiral

    As much as Barry Alvarez may want to avoid the topic, he may have to make a decision at the end of the year on Bret Bielema...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 168 reads 1 comments

  12. College Football Week 1 Locks

    If you decide to go with my picks I have a few rules, and both are equally important: Rule #1 Don’t bet what you don’t have. You don’t want to spend grocery money on my picks no matter how hot I get...

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  13. Links and a Video of Our Very Own KVB as a Crying Baby

    Found this video in today’s Hot Clicks. KVB, prove that this isn’t you. Otherwise, I’m operating with the knowledge that it is. (Hint: pay attention to the fight song that makes this little Tressel-wannabe start bawling...

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  14. Peter King May Disagree, But There Are Reasons For Hope in Cleveland

    There are plenty of reasons to expect the Cleveland Browns to not be very good and to not win very many games in 2009. Chief among those reasons: they are, after all, the Cleveland Browns...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 524 reads 8 comments

  15. A Round of Happy Hour Links for Everyone!

    Sports Looking Back on the Johan Santana Trade — (The WGOM) Which Rookie QB Will Succeed in 2009? — (MoonDog) Matty Ryan—Staying Frosty — (Josh Q...

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  16. Steps to Take When You Have a Tooth Knocked Out During a Sporting Activity

    [Editor's Note: As you know, from time to time we like to divert our attention away from coverage of specific sports events and fantasy sports to provide useful health and fitness information for the sportsman (or woman)...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 212 reads 1 comments

  17. Indianapolis Colts' Preseason Wrap-Up and Season Outlook

    This has not really been a typical Colts preseason so far. Firstly, they have won only one game so far. Secondly, we have not been able to cheer on Jim Sorgi while he gets what has been historically his largest amount of playing time...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 829 reads 1 comments

  18. The Chicago White Sox Take a Break from Choking to Blatantly Mock Their Fans

    To the right, you will find a screen grab I just took a few minutes ago from chisox.com. Its claims and insinuations are so outlandish that you might think it’s doctored...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 108 reads 0 comments

  19. Can Peyton Manning and Co. Get 12+ Wins for Seventh Straight Season?

    As the 2009 season quickly approaches, The Indianapolis Colts look toward yet another season. This time, however, there is a much different look and feel to what has become one of the most prolific teams in the NFL...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 281 reads 2 comments

  20. Deutsche Bank Championship Preview: TV Schedule, Odds, and Predictions

    NCAA football betting is back this week, yes, but we have all of fall to get excited about that. For any golf fans out there, we only have a few meaningful tournaments left, so let’s savor them...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 817 reads 0 comments

  21. Some Quick Links for Late Tuesday Night

    Forgot to post this before I left the office today. My bad. Shorter than usual, but some links for you from around the web...

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  22. Charlie Weis' Fighting Irish Have One More Year to Finally Prove Themselves

    When people say Notre Dame, most people think about the football team. The Fighting Irish have always been a very prestigious football school...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 96 reads 1 comments

  23. Milwaukee Brewers Have One Month Left to Mount a Playoff Charge

    [Editor's Note: This is the first offering from a new writer that we are very excited to bring aboard: Ronald Clements, a 10-year journalist who has covered Division I football, basketball, and baseball, as well as the NFL, NHL, and NASCAR...

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  24. I'll Tell You This: Dodgers Looking Strong, Pacman and RichRod Not So Much

    [Editor's Note: This is the first of a new weekly series by Big MB called I'll Tell You This. MB loves to tell people things, and especially loves using that phrase when doing so, so this is a match made in sports blogging heaven...

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  25. Carson Palmer Ankle Injury Update, Week 1 Status, and Fantasy Outlook

    One of the biggest questions this pre-season, in both real and fantasy NFL circles, has been the health of Bengals QB Carson Palmer...

    Midwest Sports Fans Written by Midwest Sports Fans about almost 5 years ago 704 reads 1 comments