The Elite Eight is now set! After every upset and close game, these are the teams that have made it this far. Let’s look at how each team arrived at this point. Loyola Chicago In the first round, the Ramblers stunned Miami on a last second three by Donte Ingram. The next round Clayton Custer hit a tough shot to knock off Tennessee. And while … Continue reading The Elite Teams
0-135 That was the record of 16 seeds vs 1 seeds. That streak ended tonight because of UMBC. For this to happen, the 16 seed had to play pretty much perfect to accomplish this feat and that is what they did tonight! At halftime the score was 21-21, but the Retrievers came out at the start of the second half and punched Virginia in the … Continue reading UMBC DID IT
Shortly after being cut in a cost-saving maneuver by the Oakland Raiders, Crabtree has agreed to a three-year contract with the Baltimore Ravens. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rappaport, the contract is a three-year deal worth $21 million, including $11 million guaranteed. While in Oakland, Crabtree primarily played on the outside as Oakland’s second wide receiver. Opposite Amari Cooper, Crabtree was a good second option … Continue reading Michael Crabtree Finds A New Home
Yesterday the NCAA Tournament officially started and it was an incredible day. Loyola-Chicago knocked off Miami (Fl) on a last second three by Donte Ingram. Rob Gray exploded for 39 points with none being more important that the game winning layup in the final seconds. Rhode Island knocked out Oklahoma in overtime despite Trae Young’s 28 points. Alabama came out victorious against Virginia Tech and … Continue reading It Was Madness
Jordy Nelson was released by the Packers yesterday, and many teams are after the longtime Packers star, but where will he end up? Jordy only caught 6 touchdowns for 482 yards, but many teams think he still has something left to prove. Here are 5 possible suitors. 5. Oakland Raiders One possible suitor for Nelson is the Raiders. The Raiders have been rumored on multiple … Continue reading Packers cut Jordy Nelson; Where will he end up?
There were multiple players cut from their respective teams at the start of the league new year today. They are listed down below. Cardinals: FS Tyrann Mathieu Dolphins: DT Ndamukong Suh Steelers: CB William Gay, FS Mike Mitchell, FS Robert Golden Bears: QB Mike Glennon, WR Markus Wheaton, CB Marcus Cooper Bills: WR Anquan Boldin Ravens: WR Jeremy Maclin I would expect most of these … Continue reading Notable cuts around the NFL
When a team isn’t getting the credit they deserve, they can be underrated and the underrated teams go out and suprise everyone by competing or doing better than they are predicted to. Here are the 5 most underrated teams in the MLB who can suprise some people this season. 5. Pittsburgh Pirates Yes, I know the Pittsburgh Pirates traded Andrew McCutchen. Yes, I also know … Continue reading The 5 most underrated teams in the MLB.
In simplest terms, a lot has transpired within the NFL over the past few weeks. Though the fact that free agency doesn’t take affect until tomorrow, March 14th, have kept several would-be groundbreaking stories to a minimum. This isn’t to say that the rumors won’t turn into reality however. As a matter of fact it is more possible than not that the majority will indeed … Continue reading NFL Free Agency Rumors
When people talk about the face of baseball, they usually talk about two people, Bryce Harper and Mike Trout. Both are amazing baseball players, but here are three reasons why neither of them are the face of the MLB, because the face of baseball is Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve. 1. Jose Altuve is a World Series champion, while Harper and Trout are still … Continue reading Three reasons why Jose Altuve is the new face of the MLB.
Neil Walker is returning to the state of New York on a one year deal worth 4 million. The 32 year old second baseman was traded last year from the Mets to the Brewers and in 111 games he hit .265 with 14 home runs and 49 RBIs. Walker will be trying to prove his worth with the team, especially after what the veteran called … Continue reading Neil Walker to Yankees on a 1-year deal