Monthly Archives: August 2014

NFL Week 1 “Expert” Predictions

Week 1 Predictions Bye Weeks: None Thomas Derrike Kayne Josh Packers vs. Seahawks  Bills vs. Bears Bengals vs. Ravens  Browns vs. Steelers Redskins vs. Texans  Jaguars vs. Eagles Titans vs. Chiefs Patriots vs. Dolphins  Vikings vs. Rams  Saints vs. Falcons Raiders vs. Jets  Panthers vs. Buccaneers  49ers vs. Cowboys  Colts vs. Broncos  Giants vs. Lions  Chargers […]

Not So ‘Fine’: NFL Docks Graham $30K, Manziel $12K

The hammer of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell came striking down upon the wallets of New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel Friday, according to circulated reports. In recent years, the NFL has attempted to crack down on excessive player celebrations following touchdowns, tackles, and even routine plays, with unsportsmanlike […]

Musings on Week 1 of the NFL Preseason

With Week 1 of the NFL Preseason in the books, teams head back to the practice fields, rosters will be shuffled, position battles will heat up, and both veterans and rookies alike will begin preparations for their Week 2 games. Week 2 starts Thursday with an 8 PM game between the Chicago Bears and Jacksonville Jaguars. […]

MLB Scores 08/09/2014

American League National League Cleveland Indians 3 Washington Nationals 4 (F/11) New York Yankees 0 Atlanta Braves 1 Detroit Tigers 2 (F/10) San Diego Padres 2 Toronto Blue Jays 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 Texas Rangers 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 1 Houston Astros 8 Milwaukee Brewers 4 Chicago White Sox 2 (F/10) Miami Marlins 4 Seattle […]

Feelin’ the ‘Love’: Cavaliers Acquire Three-time All-Star from Timberwolves

After weeks of trade rumors, a deal was agreed to in principle Thursday which will send power forward Kevin Love from the Minnesota Timberwolves to the Cleveland Cavaliers, in exchange for 2014 first-round draft pick Andrew Wiggins, 2013 first-round draft pick Anthony Bennett, and a first-round pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The trade cannot be completed […]

Dalton’s Dollars: QB Signs Six-Year Contract to Stay in Cincinnati

Andy Dalton, the red-headed pass-slinger for the Bengals since 2011, signed a six-year contract worth $115 million Monday, which could keep him in Cincinnati through 2020. Dalton, 26, was drafted by the Bengals in the second round of the 2011 draft, and since taking over as starting quarterback, has led the franchise to three consecutive playoff […]