Jared Goff To Start Sunday for Rams

Photo Credit: Los Angeles Times The #1 overall draft pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, quarterback Jared Goff out of the University of California, will be a part of NFL action for the first time in his career this Sunday when his Los Angeles Rams host the Miami Dolphins. Goff, 22, played in the NCAA for the California Golden Bears for 3 seasons. He is coming off … Continue reading Jared Goff To Start Sunday for Rams

Seahawks Release Christine Michael

Photo Credit: USA Today The Seattle Seahawks have released running back Christine Michael, as running back Thomas Rawls is ready to return from injury and running back CJ Prosise put together an impressive performance in Sunday night’s road win against the New England Patriots. Michael, 26, is in his 4th NFL season. He has played for 2 teams over that span, the Seahawks and the Dallas … Continue reading Seahawks Release Christine Michael

NCAA Basketball Power Rankings & Trends: First Impressions

Photo Credit: NCAA Logos (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) This list includes team records and movement from the last edition of these power rankings, which was on Friday, November 11th, 2016. Teams that just entered the top 25 will be denoted as “NEW” along with their movement assuming they were ranked #26 before they moved. If a team that is new is the biggest “Up” mover, the … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Power Rankings & Trends: First Impressions

Who Is REALLY In? And What Is the CFP Selection Committee REALLY Looking for?

Photo Credit: BuckeyeXtra With so many top contenders to get into the College Football Playoff (CFP) losing this past weekend, it seems as though a lot more teams are back into play with potentially earning themselves a spot in this season’s CFP. So what is the committee really looking for? Let’s look at the past two (and only two) CFPs and what got each team … Continue reading Who Is REALLY In? And What Is the CFP Selection Committee REALLY Looking for?

Baylor Upsets #4 Oregon

Photo Credit: Bleacher Report In Waco, Texas, the Baylor Bears surprisingly beat the Oregon Ducks, who were the 4th ranked team in the nation. While many thought Oregon would crush Baylor, that was not the case, and it ended up being the other way around. The final score of the game was 66-49, which is a rather low scoring game. The leading score for the Baylor Bears … Continue reading Baylor Upsets #4 Oregon

Dave Roberts Wins 2016 NL Manager of the Year Award

Photo Credit: Orange County Register Los Angeles Dodgers’ manager Dave Roberts has won the 2016 National League Manager of the Year award. Roberts was voted the winner of the award over Chicago Cubs’ manager Joe Maddon and Washington Nationals’ manager Dusty Baker, the other two finalists for the award. Roberts led the Dodgers to a 91-71 record and a berth in the 2016 National League Championship Series against the Chicago … Continue reading Dave Roberts Wins 2016 NL Manager of the Year Award

Terry Francona Wins 2016 AL Manager of the Year Award

Photo Credit: FanSided Cleveland Indians’ manager Terry Francona has won the 2016 American League Manager of the Year award. Francona was voted the winner of the award over Texas Rangers’ manager Jeff Banister and Baltimore Orioles’ manager Buck Showalter, the other two finalists for the award. Francona led the Indians to a 94-67 record and their first American League championship and World Series berth since … Continue reading Terry Francona Wins 2016 AL Manager of the Year Award

Week 12 FBS Independent Teams Predictions

Photo Credit: Daily Herald (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos)  Army Black Knights 2016 record: 5-5 Week 12 Matchup: vs.  Morgan State Bears (2-7) Prediction: Army wins by a score of 56-14    Notre Dame Fighting Irish 2016 record: 4-6 Week 12 Matchup: vs.  Virginia Tech Hokies (7-3) Prediction: Virginia Tech wins by a score of 27-24    Brigham Young Cougars 2016 record: 6-4 Week 12 Matchup: vs.  Massachusetts Minutemen (2-8) Prediction: Brigham Young wins by … Continue reading Week 12 FBS Independent Teams Predictions

Week 11 FBS Independent Teams Recap

Photo Credit: Chicago Tribune (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos)  Army Black Knights (5-5) lost to the  Notre Dame Fighting Irish (4-6) by a score of 44-6 Week 12 Matchup: vs.  Morgan State Bears (2-7)    Notre Dame Fighting Irish (4-6) defeated the  Army Black Knights (5-5) by a score of 44-6 Week 12 Matchup: vs.  Virginia Tech Hokies (7-3)    Brigham Young Cougars (6-4) defeated the  Southern Utah Thunderbirds … Continue reading Week 11 FBS Independent Teams Recap