1. Green Bay Packers: Thursday's Game vs. the Bears Will Be True Test

    The season could not have opened worse for the Green Bay Packers . Not only did they lose to a Super Bowl contender in the San Francisco 49ers , but their hated rivals the ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 1,982 reads 2 comments

  2. Chicago Cubs: Predicting the Cubs' 2013 Opening Day 25-Man Roster

    Entering the 2013 season, the Chicago Cubs ’ 25-man roster will look much the same as it did this year and will likely follow the same construction...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 6,381 reads 39 comments

  3. Will the Chicago Cubs Be Able to Move Alfonso Soriano?

    With Saturday's trade (via latimes.com) between the Red Sox and Dodgers, the Cubs lost a possible suitor for Alfonso Soriano ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 1,938 reads 1 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs: 4 Prospects That Will Earn Their Way to Chicago in 2013

    The Cubs ’ top prospects are good, but not yet to point that would make you say “this guy could definitely impact the team right now.” There are a few who, after a little more time, could play a role with the club in 2013...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 6,296 reads 13 comments

  5. USMNT vs. Mexico: Reflection on the Win: Credit Goes Far and Wide

    Every US Soccer fan knew the side would eventually win a match against Mexico in Mexico, but you would be hard pressed to find many that thought it would happen last night. The timing of the match could not have been more perfect for Mexico...

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  6. Chicago Cubs: 2 Things We've Already Learned About Vitters and Jackson

    For the foreseeable future, the Chicago Cubs have become the organization’s AAAA affiliate. AAAA Chicago: Where those believed too good for AAA, or those who require major ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 1,911 reads 8 comments

  7. BPL Transfer News: What Does the Future Hold for Clint Dempsey in the BPL?

    At the tail end of last season, rumors began to swirl that American striker, Clint Dempsey , could be moving on from Fulham for greener pastures. It did not take long for possible suitors to emerge...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 4,135 reads 14 comments

  8. Chicago Cubs 2012: Why Cubs Fans Should Not Lose Faith in Theo's Plan Yet

    There was a comment left on one of my previous articles from a fan voicing his frustration with what Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer had done to the club thus far in their short amount of time at the helm of the Chicago Cubs ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 2,778 reads 26 comments

  9. Chicago Cubs 2012: Did the Cubs Homer or Strike out with Deadline-Day Deals?

    It’s difficult to say whether or not the trades the Cubs made before the July 31 deadline were pass or fail. With that being said, it may be difficult but it is not impossible...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 5,288 reads 22 comments

  10. London Olympics 2012: Who Will Lead the USWNT to Football Gold?

    We all are familiar with the faces of Hope Solo, Abby Wambach , and, unless you have not looked at a TV, computer, or other mobile internet capable device, Alex Morgan...

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  11. Cubs Trade Rumors: Why Trading Matt Garza to Kansas City is Best Move

    As much as I would like the Cubs to keep Matt Garza and sign him to an extension—as some reports do have the Cubs considering—it is probable he will be dealt before the deadline...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 5,507 reads 1 comments

  12. A Reflection on What Baseball Means to Me

    Every year around the All-Star break I tend to reflect on what baseball really is . The existential meaning of baseball, if you will. To each fan, baseball can signify many different things...

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  13. London 2012: Picking the U.S. Men's Olympic Basketball Roster

    Now that we are a smidge over three weeks away from the official start of 2012 London Olympic Games, and roughly four weeks from Team USA’s men’s basketball opener against ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 4,948 reads 3 comments

  14. Fedor Emelianenko: Mixed Martial Arts' Greatest of All Time

    Not very often is there a consensus “Sport’s Greatest of All Time”, but that is what Fedor Emelianenko was for MMA ; and not just heavyweights...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 2,051 reads 5 comments

  15. Chicago Cubs 2012: What Does the Jorge Soler Signing Signify for the Cubs?

    After not having been able to catch a Cubs game for about two weeks, I was able to watch the first and last games of their series with Boston ...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 4,702 reads 8 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs: How Long Should Epstein and Hoyer Have to Turn the Cubs Around?

    When Epstein was hired as president of baseball operations for the Cubs, he eloquently and adequately laid out his plan for the Chicago Cubs . He stated the process would encompass an entire organizational change...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 1,406 reads 6 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs: Thanks for the Memories, Woody

    Sadly, the could-have-been storybook career of Kerry Wood has come to an end. It concluded the exact opposite way it began. We all remember his phenomenal 20-strikeout game against the Houston Astros and the Killer B’s...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 343 reads 1 comments

  18. Chicago Cubs: Would Keeping Bryan LaHair Delay Anthony Rizzo's Promotion?

    I like Bryan LaHair and would not mind if the Cubs decided to keep him. But would the Cubs deciding to keep him delay Anthony Rizzo’s call-up? I believe, yes. A prospect like Rizzo deserves to play every day, not sparingly...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 2,758 reads 32 comments

  19. Chicago Cubs: When to Trade Bryan LaHair and Ryan Dempster

    Frank Sinatra released a song in 1966 that can summarize multiple Cubs seasons. The song title also gives eloquent reason for the Cubs to trade some players now rather than waiting until the July trade deadline...

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  20. Chicago Cubs: Should Michael Bowden Get a Shot at Closer Down the Road?

    With the nefarious era of Carlos Marmol as the closer coming to an end to the relief of Cubs fans everywhere, there lies another glaring hole the new regime will have to patch in their efforts to achieve organizational goals...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 1,413 reads 5 comments

  21. Chicago Cubs: Top 3 Prospects from 2011 MLB Amateur Draft

    When the 2011 MLB amateur draft came along, the Chicago Cubs , like all other teams, set their sights on drafting the best players to help build their organization...

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  22. Matt Garza: 3 Reasons Chicago Cubs Should Not Trade Their Ace

    When the Chicago Cubs brought in Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer in the offseason, it was expected a house cleaning would begin to take place...

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  23. Chicago Cubs: The Curious Case of Alfonso Soriano

    In a stunning turn of events, Alfonso Soriano came through in the clutch—albeit a sharp grounder to the 2B he could not handle—Tuesday night in the Chicago Cubs ’ game against their rivals the St...

    Jared Dwyer Written by Jared Dwyer about over 2 years ago 3,102 reads 9 comments

  24. NHL Playoffs 2012: Nashville Predators Prove to Be Legitimate Cup Contenders

    The world has turned upside down. Hell has frozen over. Pigs have flown. What has caused these statements of hyperbole? The Detroit Red Wings have been eliminated from the Stanley ...

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  25. 2012 NFL Draft: Top 5 Positions Green Bay Packers Should Target This Draft

    It is no secret as to why the Green Bay Packers were not able to live up to expectations during this past postseason: defense...

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