1. NFL Draft Profile: Rey Maualuga

    While in college, there was not a linebacker that put more fear into his opposition than Rey Maualuga. His hits were bone crushing. His speed was lightning quick. His presence was immeasurable...

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  2. Five Things We Learned This Weekend: Jan 23-25

    1. Joe Torre was serious about his unhappiness in the Bronx. In what Tom Verducci calls a "third person narrative," the story of Joe Torre's tenure in New York is told in their co-written tell-all, The Yankee Years...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 149 reads 1 comments

  3. Chiefs Need New Blood, Not Mike Shanahan, to Replace Herman Edwards

    After just six measly wins in his last two seasons in Kansas City, head coach Herman Edwards was justifiably showed the door by new Chiefs GM Scott Pioli. The move completes Kansas City's house cleaning after the end of the failed Carl Peterson era...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 274 reads 1 comments

  4. Five Reasons Why Tom Ricketts' Cubs Will Win in Chicago

    It'll be 101 years of frustration this fall, and on Chicago's North Side, the temptation to win is just getting hotter and hotter...

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  5. Jeff Kent a Hall of Famer? No Way, No How

    Wednesday marked the end of an era, and the final out for one of baseball's least finest men, Jeff Kent. Retiring after 17 seasons and 377 round-trippers, Kent's career has been one highlighted with five All-Star Game selections and an MVP award...

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  6. James Laurinaitis: Skipping Out on the Senior Bowl

    He's a three-time All-American, a Bronco Nagurski, Ronnie Lott, and Dick Butkus Award winner, yet former Ohio State linebacker James Laurinaitis is missing amongst the Senior Bowl scene in Mobile, Alabama this week...

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  7. Can LeBron James Really Play in the NFL?

    He's 6'8" and weighs in at over 250 pounds. He's an absolute freak on the hardwood, but can Cleveland's prodigal son LeBron James truly suit up for the city's Browns? In a current television ...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 78 reads 5 comments

  8. University of Phoenix Stadium Already Historic Despite Its Youth

    It's hard to believe that it has been just less than two-and-a-half years since Glendale, Arizona's University of Phoenix Stadium opened its doors...

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  9. NHL: America's Forgotten League

    Now in its fourth season since the critical lockout that wiped out the 2004-2005 season, the NHL still shows signs of failure...

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  10. Five Things We Learned This Past Weekend

    1. Miracles in sports never cease to amaze us. Whether it was George Mason making the Final Four in 2006, Appalachian State beating Michigan in 2007, or the Devil-less Rays playing ...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 155 reads 2 comments

  11. The George W. Bush Era: A Memorable Eight Years of Sports

    Since George W. Bush (above) became the United States' 43rd President on Jan. 20, 2001, the world of sports has gone through an era of the unexpected...

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  12. Orioles Lock Up Markakis

    A day after trading former can't-miss prospect Garrett Olsen to the Cubs, the Baltimore have locked up can't-miss superstar Nick Markakis to a long term deal, putting aside arbitration talks...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 67 reads 2 comments

  13. The Arizona Cardinals Are Finally Super

    "I want to say Arizona Cardinals and Super Bowl in the same sentence. The Arizona Cardinals in the Super Bowl. How about it?" -Arizona QB Kurt Warner(above) after 32-25 win over Philadelphia...

    Michael Castillo Written by Michael Castillo about over 5 years ago 20 reads 4 comments