Vikings Release Kicker Blair Walsh

Photo Credit: Stack The Minnesota Vikings’ have released kicker Blair Walsh on Tuesday according to Adam Schefter. Walsh has been struggling since the start of the season, but it did not start from there. After botching a 27-yard field goal attempt last season against the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Wild Card game, his kicking abilities have decreased.  He has missed four field goals and four … Continue reading Vikings Release Kicker Blair Walsh

Recapping Last Night’s NCAA Top 25 Games

Photo Credit: FanSided 1. The West Virginia Mountaineers, who are ranked 19th in the nation, took down the Mississippi Valley State Devils in a huge blowout win. The final score of the game was 107-66. The Mountaineer’s record improved to 2-0, while the Devil’s record dropped to 0-2. The leading scorer for the Mountaineers was Nathan Adrian, who finished the game with 15 points, while … Continue reading Recapping Last Night’s NCAA Top 25 Games

Ezeki…NFL Awards Predictions through Week 10

Photo Credit: The Draft Wire – USA Today (featured image), ESPN (team logos)   MOST VALUABLE PLAYER   Ezekiel Elliott, Running Back, Dallas Cowboys (8-1) Statistics: 198 rush attempts, 1,005 rushing yards, 9 rushing touchdowns, 18 receptions, 250 receiving yards, 1 receiving touchdown Analysis: At only 21 years of age, Ezekiel Elliott is the best running back in the NFL already. Not only that, but the Cowboys are actually … Continue reading Ezeki…NFL Awards Predictions through Week 10

Top 5 NFL MVP Award Candidates through Week 10

Photo Credit: Cowboys Wire – USA Today (featured image), ESPN (team logos) 5.  Matt Ryan, Quarterback, Atlanta Falcons (6-4) Statistics: 236/346 (69.6% completion percentage), 3,247 passing yards, 24 passing touchdowns, 5 interceptions, 23 rush attempts, 69 rushing yards Analysis: Matt Ryan is playing some of the best football of his life right now. He is on pace to become just the second quarterback in NFL history to throw for … Continue reading Top 5 NFL MVP Award Candidates through Week 10

Top 5 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 11

Photo Credit: Today’s U (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) 5.  Donnel Pumphrey, Running Back, San Diego State Aztecs (9-1) Statistics: 270 rush attempts, 1,779 rushing yards, 14 rushing touchdowns, 20 receptions, 145 receiving yards Analysis: So far this season, Pumphrey has been the best running back in college football, as he is the leader in rush attempts and rushing yards among all running backs in the nation. … Continue reading Top 5 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 11

Week 11 NFL Predictions

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Week 10 Record: 7-7 2016 Season Record: 81-64-2 Thursday, November 17th, 2016, 8:25 PM ET  New Orleans Saints, (4-5) @  Carolina Panthers, (3-6) Prediction: Panthers win, 27-24   Sunday, November 20th, 2016, 1:00 PM ET  Arizona Cardinals, (4-4-1) @  Minnesota Vikings, (5-4) Prediction: Vikings win, 23-21  Baltimore Ravens, (5-4) @  Dallas Cowboys, (8-1) Prediction: Cowboys win, 30-17  Buffalo Bills, (4-5) @  Cincinnati Bengals, (3-5-1) … Continue reading Week 11 NFL Predictions

Week 11 NFL Schedule

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Thursday, November 17th, 2016, 8:25 PM ET  New Orleans Saints, (4-5) @  Carolina Panthers, (3-6)   Sunday, November 20th, 2016, 1:00 PM ET  Arizona Cardinals, (4-4-1) @  Minnesota Vikings, (5-4)  Baltimore Ravens, (5-4) @  Dallas Cowboys, (8-1)  Buffalo Bills, (4-5) @  Cincinnati Bengals, (3-5-1)  Chicago Bears, (2-7) @  New York Giants, (6-3)  Jacksonville Jaguars, (2-7) @  Detroit Lions, (5-4)  Pittsburgh Steelers, (4-5) @  Cleveland Browns, … Continue reading Week 11 NFL Schedule

Week 10 NFL Power Rankings & Trends

Photo Credit: sports-logos-screensavers.com (featured image), ESPN (team logos) This list includes each team’s record and movement from last week’s power rankings.  Dallas Cowboys (8-1), +1  Seattle Seahawks (6-2-1), +5  New England Patriots (7-2), -2  Kansas City Chiefs (7-2), -1  Oakland Raiders (7-2), -1  Denver Broncos (7-3)  Washington Redskins (5-3-1), +3  New York Giants (6-3), +3  Houston Texans (6-3), +3  Miami Dolphins (5-4), +14  Detroit Lions (5-4), … Continue reading Week 10 NFL Power Rankings & Trends

Week 10 NFL Scores

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Week 10 Record: 7-7 2016 Season Record: 81-64-2 Thursday, November 10th, 2016, 8:25 PM ET  Cleveland Browns, (0-10), 7, @  Baltimore Ravens, (5-4), 28   Sunday, November 13th, 2016, 1:00 PM ET  Atlanta Falcons, (6-4), 15, @  Philadelphia Eagles, (5-4), 24  Chicago Bears, (2-7), 10, @  Tampa Bay Buccaneers, (4-5), 36  Denver Broncos, (7-3), 25, @  New Orleans Saints, (4-5), 23  Green Bay … Continue reading Week 10 NFL Scores

The Rose that Could Bloom Again

Photo Credit: Daily Knicks Derrick Rose is a walking what-if. Now at age 28, Rose has been separated by time from his past glory. He was the youngest MVP the NBA has ever seen before. Born in Chicago, Rose had the expectations similar to those of LeBron James. The Chicago Bulls had been going through the worst years in franchise history. Michael Jordan’s move to … Continue reading The Rose that Could Bloom Again

Rob Gronkowski May Have Suffered Punctured Lung

Photo Credit: USA Today New England Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski likely suffered a punctured lung in Sunday night’s 31-24 loss at home against the Seattle Seahawks. He is expected to miss one game with the injury, which would sideline him for the Patriots’ week 11 road game against the San Francisco 49ers. This would mean he could possibly return as early as the Patriots’ week … Continue reading Rob Gronkowski May Have Suffered Punctured Lung

Michael Fulmer Wins 2016 AL Rookie of the Year Award

Photo Credit: Sports Radio Detroit Detroit Tigers’ starting pitcher Michael Fulmer has won the 2016 American League Rookie of the Year award. Fulmer, 23, was voted the winner of the award over New York Yankees’ catcher Gary Sanchez and Cleveland Indians’ center fielder Tyler Naquin, the other two finalists for the award. Fulmer had an 11-7 record this past season. He posted a 3.06 ERA and a 1.12 WHIP with … Continue reading Michael Fulmer Wins 2016 AL Rookie of the Year Award

Corey Seager Wins 2016 NL Rookie of the Year Award

Photo Credit: HNGN Los Angeles Dodgers’ shortstop Corey Seager has won the 2016 National League Rookie of the Year award. Seager, 22, was voted the winner of the award over Washington Nationals’ center fielder Trea Turner and Los Angeles’ Dodgers starting pitcher Kenta Maeda, the other two finalists for the award. Seager had a .308 batting average, 105 runs scored, 26 home runs, 72 runs … Continue reading Corey Seager Wins 2016 NL Rookie of the Year Award