Bruce Arena Replaces Jurgen Klinsmann as United States Soccer Coach

Photo via: foxsports.com Following Jurgen Klinsmann being let go from the US team, he was swiftly replaced by former US National Team manager Bruce Arena, who is the coach of the Los Angeles Galaxy, as announced Tuesday by the team. Arena will have his work cut out for him, as he will be trying to get the team back on track following two straight defeats … Continue reading Bruce Arena Replaces Jurgen Klinsmann as United States Soccer Coach

United States Soccer Fires Jurgen Klinsmann

Photo via: goal.com The United States has officially parted ways with 5-year coach Jurgen Klinsmann. This news comes amid much speculation over the German coach’s future, following his embarrassing defeat to Costa Rica, losing by a score of 4-0. While this news is not much of a shock to most fans, a lot of us would not of seen this coming back in 2014, judging … Continue reading United States Soccer Fires Jurgen Klinsmann

2016 SportsPress “SP” Awards Nominees

Photo Credit: SportsPress These awards will be voted on by our writers. Each writer’s vote counts as an amount in accordance to their rank in terms of the most posts, starting with 1st place having their vote count as the most points, and ending with last place having their vote count as one point. No one will be permitted to vote for themselves or their article(s) in … Continue reading 2016 SportsPress “SP” Awards Nominees

NFL Awards Predictions through Week 11

Photo Credit: Sporting News (featured image), ESPN (team logos)   MOST VALUABLE PLAYER  Tom Brady, Quarterback, New England Patriots (8-2) Statistics: 145/206 (70.4% completion percentage), 1,915 passing yards, 16 passing touchdowns, 1 interception, 19 rush attempts, 63 rushing yards Analysis: In his six games back from suspension, Tom Brady has been dominant in pretty much every game and has shown that he is really back, and he is not rusty. Sure, … Continue reading NFL Awards Predictions through Week 11

Top 5 NFL MVP Candidates through Week 11

Photo Credit: Boston Herald (featured image), ESPN (team logos) 5.  Derek Carr, Quarterback, Oakland Raiders (8-2) Statistics: 255/385 (66.2% completion percentage), 2,800 passing yards, 20 passing touchdowns, 4 interceptions, 24 rush attempts, 62 rushing yards Analysis: In just his three NFL seasons, Derek Carr has taken this Oakland Raiders team from the lowest of lows to the highest of highs. His quarterbacking over the first three seasons of his young career has made … Continue reading Top 5 NFL MVP Candidates through Week 11

Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#5 through #1)

Photo Credit: The Boston Globe (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) 5.  JT Barrett, Quarterback, #2 Ohio State Buckeyes (10-1) Statistics: 199/314 (63.4% pass completion percentage), 2,304 passing yards, 24 passing touchdowns, 4 interceptions, 164 rush attempts, 722 rushing yards, 8 rushing touchdowns Analysis: JT Barrett is as athletic of a quarterback as they come, and he is leading yet another Ohio State Buckeyes team with College Football Playoff aspirations. Barrett … Continue reading Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#5 through #1)

Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#10 through #6)

Photo Credit: TD Alabama Mag (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) 10.  Dalvin Cook, Running Back, #14 Florida State Seminoles (8-3) Statistics: 242 rush attempts, 1,467 rushing yards, 17 rushing touchdowns, 27 receptions, 400 receiving yards, 1 receiving touchdown Analysis: Dalvin Cook has emerged as a really good pass catching back in addition to one of the best runners in the nation. He sits 6th in the nation … Continue reading Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#10 through #6)

Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#15 through #11)

Photo Credit: FOX Sports (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) 15.  Sam Darnold, Quarterback, #12 Southern California Trojans (8-3) Statistics: 194/284 (68.3% completion percentage), 2,428 passing yards, 24 passing touchdowns, 8 interceptions, 54 rush attempts, 214 rushing yards, 2 rushing touchdowns Analysis: Ever since not getting a lot of playing time and taking over quarterback Max Browne’s role as the USC starting quarterback in week 4, Darnold has … Continue reading Top 15 Heisman Trophy Award Candidates through Week 12 (#15 through #11)

Week 12 NFL Predictions

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Week 11 Record: 12-2 2016 Season Record: 93-66-2 Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 12:30 PM ET  Minnesota Vikings, (6-4) @  Detroit Lions, (6-4) Prediction: Vikings win, 24-20   Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 4:30 PM ET   Washington Redskins, (6-3-1) @  Dallas Cowboys, (9-1) Prediction: Redskins win, 31-30   Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 8:30 PM ET  Pittsburgh Steelers, (5-5) @  Indianapolis Colts, (5-5) Prediction: … Continue reading Week 12 NFL Predictions

Week 12 NFL Schedule

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 12:30 PM ET  Minnesota Vikings, (6-4) @  Detroit Lions, (6-4)   Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 4:30 PM ET   Washington Redskins, (6-3-1) @  Dallas Cowboys, (9-1)   Thursday, November 24th, 2016, 8:30 PM ET  Pittsburgh Steelers, (5-5) @  Indianapolis Colts, (5-5)   Sunday, November 27th, 2016, 1:00 PM ET  Arizona Cardinals, (4-5-1) @  Atlanta Falcons, (6-4)  Cincinnati Bengals, (3-6-1) … Continue reading Week 12 NFL Schedule

Week 11 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 (9-1)  Seattle Seahawks (7-2-1)  New England Patriots (8-2)  Oakland Raiders (8-2), +1  Denver Broncos (7-3), +1  Washington Redskins (6-3-1), +1  New York Giants (7-3), +1  Kansas City Chiefs (7-3), -4  Miami Dolphins (6-4), +1  Detroit Lions (6-4), +1  Minnesota Vikings (6-4), +5  Atlanta … Continue reading Week 11 NFL Power Rankings & Trends

Week 11 NFL Scores

Photo Credit: NFL (featured image), ESPN (team logos) Week 11 Record: 12-2 2016 Season Record: 93-66-2 Thursday, November 17th, 2016, 8:25 PM ET  New Orleans Saints, (4-6), 20, @  Carolina Panthers, (4-6), 23   Sunday, November 20th, 2016, 1:00 PM ET  Arizona Cardinals, (4-5-1), 24, @  Minnesota Vikings, (6-4), 30  Baltimore Ravens, (5-5), 17, @  Dallas Cowboys, (9-1), 27  Buffalo Bills, (5-5), 16, @  Cincinnati Bengals, (3-6-1), 12  Chicago Bears, (2-7), 16, … Continue reading Week 11 NFL Scores

Why You Should be Excited for the NBA’s Future

Photo Credit: Sports Out West It was a tough pill to swallow around the end of last season. With the retirement of Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Tim Duncan, and others, it had finally became official. All the NBA superstars I had grown up watching and admiring were out the door. With Allen Iverson, Tracy McGrady, Vince Carter, and Ray Allen (just to name a few) … Continue reading Why You Should be Excited for the NBA’s Future

Projected Phillies Opening Day Lineup

Photo Credit: The New York Times The 2017 MLB season doesn’t start for a while. Spring Training starts in February (Which is 4 months away). The period between seasons is known as the offseason, when general managers try to make trades, sign free agents, and release players from a season ago. No other team’s offseason will be as interesting to watch than the Philadelphia Phillies. … Continue reading Projected Phillies Opening Day Lineup