Notre Dame’s Golden Boy Gets His Eye Blacked

There are three characteristics to a complete meltdown in South Bend, Indiana. 1) The Fighting Irish losing more than 2 games. CHECK!2) Paying the “genius” head coach tons of money only to realize that he’s not really a genius. CHECK! 3) Your star quarterback gets sucker punched during a night out on the town. CHECK, […]

The Glory Lines 11/24/09

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Ron Artest Apparently Is a Big Jimmy Kimmel Fan (SPORTSbyBROOKS) The Periodic Table of Blazers (Bust A Bucket) BCS Headquarters – Break out the Good Stuff (GSF) NBA Early Stat Stuffer…Chris […]

Your AL MVP Is Joe Mauer

The MLB awards train has moved on to the MVP awards. Today, Minnesota catcher Joe Mauer was named AL MVP. Joe Mauer, who won an unprecedented third batting championship for a catcher and helped propel the Minnesota Twins to the American League Central title, was elected the AL Most Valuable Player for 2009 in balloting by […]

Steelers Lost More Than A Game On Sunday

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost in OT on Sunday 27-24 to the bottom-dwelling Kansas City Chiefs of the AFC West. In the process, the Steelers also loss their starting QB Ben Roethlisberger, who suffered a head injury in the 4th quarter. Adding to the defending champs’ mounting problems, back-up QB Charlie Batch will miss up to […]

Tennessee’s Janzen Jackson Cleared Of All Charges

One of the three University of Tennessee players arrested for attempted armed robbery has been cleared of all charges. Janzen Jackson, as well as alleged getaway driver, Marie Montmarquet, have been cleared of attempted aggravated armed robbery charges. Prosecutors announced this morning they had dropped charges against Jackson and the woman accused of acting as a […]

Jim Leavitt Uses Bloodshed To Fire Up His Players

Let’s just say that USF coach Jim Leavitt is somewhat of a character. Not because of his looks, though I can understand if you wanna go that route, but because of his antics.  Those antics lead to this picture of Leavitt bloodied up at his post game press conference after USF’s victory over Louisville. From […]

The Glory Lines 11/23/09

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Chad Ocho Cinco Condoms Coming To A Store Near You? (BSO) Bud Adams Follows Up Double-Fingered Kiss-Off With Dead Tree-Based Apology (The Sporting Blog) Joe Paterno Goes All Godfather on Reporters […]

Weekly Rewind

The Weekly Rewind is our recap of some of the most captivating sports stories of the previous week. JJ wins 4th championship- On Sunday, Jimmie Johnson won his fourth straight Nascar Sprint Cup title after finishing fifth at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. Mark Martin again finished second, making it a 1, 2 finish for Hendricks Motorsports […]

Your NFL Game Of The Week: Chargers vs Broncos

San Diego Chargers vs. Denver Broncos, Sunday 4:15 pm. This week’s GOTW matchup between the Broncos and Chargers should remind all of us of the Week 17 matchup these two teams had last year when basically the same prize was at stake. The winner of last year’s game would go on to become the AFC […]

Tracy McGrady Is Itching To Get Injured Again

We’re all aware that Tracy McGrady was hurt last season. We’re also aware that McGrady has never, ever, ever played the entire 82 games in a NBA season. And he has had 11 seasons to accomplish that feat. With those facts withstanding, conventional wisdom says that McGrady would sit his tail down until he’s completely […]