1. Arizona Cardinals Make Most National Pundits Appear Stupid

    In case you've been shacked up for the last 30-plus hours, the Arizona Cardinals are headed to the Super Bowl...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 385 reads 1 comments

  2. Baseball Players Should Get Just One Shot at Hall of Fame

    How many times does a man need to be rejected before he gets the point?Once, twice, 14 times?Sure, there are the lucky ones. But for most men, the results remain the same. No, I'm not talking about women (I'm saving that for a future column)...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 135 reads 3 comments

  3. College Basketball Players Need to Start Earning Charges

    The head honchos at ESPN picked a perfect night to put NBA commentator Jeff Van Gundy behind a microphone inside Cameron Indoor Stadium...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 244 reads 3 comments

  4. Why the NFL Should Switch to 10-Minute Overtime Period System

    These days, there aren't many American sports fans who don't love the NFL. It's America's sports league, its new pastime...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 97 reads 0 comments

  5. 2008: A Sports Year That Created Many Memories That Won't Be Forgotten

    There's an easy way to gauge how important, or remarkable, or special a day or event was. A year passes, five years, even a decade—and you still remember many of the occasion's details...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 42 reads 0 comments

  6. The Last Thing These Detroit Lions Need Is Hope

    If you're a Lions fan—and, believe me, there are still thousands out there (somehow) —you should be ecstatic right now. You should be more excited now than you were at this time in 2001, 2002, '03, '04, '05, '06, and '07...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 169 reads 1 comments

  7. If Only I Could Be Stephon Marbury

    Question: If you could live the life of any athlete right now, whose would you choose?Obviously, there's Tiger Woods. Dude makes yacht-loads of money; has a gorgeous wife and oh yeah, is well on his way to becoming the best golfer of all-time...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 341 reads 6 comments

  8. Graham Harrell's Absence in New York a Flaw of Heisman System, Not Voters

    For those of you disgusted with the 925 members of the media, and maybe even the past Heisman Trophy winners who voted, for not allowing Graham Harrell a free trip to New York, I'm with you...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 569 reads 4 comments

  9. University of Michigan Basketball Expectations Skyrocket after Two Big Upsets

    It's amusing what two games—80 minutes of court time—can do for a basketball program and those who follow it, or now follow it thanks to the wins...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 1,506 reads 2 comments

  10. Michael Curry Making the Right Moves for Detroit Pistons

    Relax, Pistons fans. Yes, your team isn't exactly putting together winning streaks. Yes, the 11-6 record isn't up to the standard of the past six seasons...

    Jake Lloyd Written by Jake Lloyd about over 5 years ago 141 reads 3 comments