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McNabb’s a Redskin, Not a Raider: Pats Fans Rejoice

Recently, I went to the Washington Redskins Web site and saw Donovan McNabb No. 5 jerseys available for pre-order. It’s a weird sight. Even his official Web site didn’t mention the trade a night after it happened. For over a decade, we have watched as McNabb came out of Syracuse to become a perennial Pro Bowl player […]

MLB Predictions 2010: Lowell Won’t Be Traded, Mets Will Win NL East

This will hopefully be a weekly list of rants and meaningless predictions that have no validity whatsoever. It’s just designed to be a fun look into the possibility of what may come in the world of Major League Baseball. Enjoy it and feel free to add your own Nostradamus insight each week. FACT #1: The […]

Opening Day 2010 Preview: Red Sox vs. Yankees

Well it’s finally here, Opening Day. Major League Baseball is getting it started the perfect way by having the Yankees and Red Sox square off in the first matchup of the season. Two storied franchises are beginning a new chapter in their historic rival. We’ve previewed the Sox extensively, but now it’s time to see […]

April Fools: Antoine Walker is Back!

Breaking news as former Celtic Antoine Walker has rejoined the team, adding a veteran presence for a playoff push. Despite public legal issues, ‘Toine will make a return next week before playoffs to see if he is in playing shape to earn a spot on the playoff rotation. Walker was originally drafted by the Celtics […]

Draft Tim Tebow, Seriously!

This year’s NFL Draft has had more been more intriguing then ones in the past. From it lasting three days, beginning on a Thursday April 22nd, to the mass of talent, this year there is a mix of excitement and gossip. Much has been talk about the Rams first overall pick, but as for a […]

Embree’s Wearing Red Sox Again

First it was Nomar. Now, another former Red Sox favorite has re-signed with the team. Only, he has the plans to keep playing. Alan Embree now returns to Boston for the chance to compete for a spot in the Sox bullpen. It was Embree who was on the mound to close out the epic four-game […]

NFL Free Agency is Anyone’s Game

This has been some NFL offseason. Well, not quite for Patriots fans. I mean, solving the Vince Wilfork issue was a big accomplishment, as they got their man in the middle, but now need to look for some complementary pieces. They might have missed out on some big name players, but there are more fish […]

Red Sox 2010 Roster Preview: Starting Pitching

Some would say that Roy Halladay and Cole Hamels is the best one-two punch in baseball. Others would argue that Felix Hernandez and Cliff Lee will lead the Mariners to the post season. The there are some who say C.C. Sabathia and A.J. Burnett are two of the best starters in the American League. I […]

No Peppers, No Problems!

There were many fans that were hoping the Patriots would land the coveted Julius Peppers in free agency. However, it was not meant to be. ESPN is reporting that Peppers just inked a six-year deal with the Bears for apparently $12 million per year, and he could get $40 million within the first three years. […]

Patriots Business Plan: No Man is Safe

Being a Patriots fans has it’s positives and negatives. On the good side, there are three championships and annually being a contenders in the National Football League. From top to bottom they are a perfectly run business. The problem? Growing attached to a New England Patriot never ends like you want. The Pats understand that […]

Red Sox to Get New Spring Training Facility

Fort Myers, Florida is perfect this time of year. The temperature averages in the 70s and there is a breeze at all times. When in this area, you are close to Fort Myers Beach, or Sanibel Island, some of the nicest beaches in the country. It doesn’t have the tourist congestion Orlando or Miami has, […]

Pats Offseason 2010: Linebacking Woes

The New England Patriots did not have a top ten defense last season. They were ranked 23rd in the league in sacks. This is shocking for a team being coached by a former Super Bowl winning defensive coordinator. Bill Belichick made his reputation with a fierce defense and now will need to rebuild it if […]

Throwing the Perfect Super Bowl Party

Sure the big game is later today. Many people have planned their parties for months now, but there’s no reason why you too can’t be the man on the big day. There are many different ways to throw a party. You can be the big spender, or make it more traditional and cheaper. Just remember […]

The Saints Will Win Super Bowl XLIV

They aren’t supposed to be here. This was supposed to be Brett Favre’s return to the big game. They have played spoiler to one of the games all time greats. And you know what? No one cares. The New Orleans Saints have become America’s team. After the devastation that Hurricane Katrina caused, the city of […]

The Colts Will Win Super Bowl XLIV

(Let me start by saying that I am not happy the Colts beat the Jets, I had a great title for a Jets Super Bowl preview: Get Ready for some REX on the Beach… but I digress) We were here recently. Just three years ago, the Colts were up against a team everyone was calling […]