Jon Kitna actually believes that the Lions needed an excuse to bench him

According to ESPN, Jon Kitna is claiming that the Lions used his back injury as an excuse to replace him as the starter. Here's what Kitna said in an interview on WJR-AM:"They decided they wanted to go in a different direction and I guess the thing … [Continue reading]

Tar Heels back on top

The North Carolina Tar Heels will start the season ranked #1 in the AP poll and are the early favorites to win the National Championship. All five starters are returning for the 2008-09 season, led by the reigning National Player of the Year, PF … [Continue reading]

The Glory-Lines 10/15/2008

It's Hump Day so here's some stories from around the 'net that we like and you SHOULD too!Nominations for the 2008 Sports Blogscars (NESW Sports)The Most Ridiculous NFL Season Ever? (The Sports Dollar)MLB Quote of the Year: Matt Stairs (The … [Continue reading]

No Mercy Alert!

Tampa Bay Rays 13Boston Red Sox 4 Red Sox fans, it may be time to panic.Yankee fans, it may be time for you to start smiling again.Rays fans, it may be time for you to really start believing. And no, you haven't believed all along. Don't … [Continue reading]

Another sad day for Pacman Jones

On Tuesday, Dallas Cowboys cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones was suspended, again, indefinitely by Commissioner Goodell for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy and will miss at a minimum of 4 games. Pacman Jones was recently reinstated roughly … [Continue reading]

Now that Tommy Bowden is out, the floodgates are open………Who’s next?

The college football season thus far has been a wild one. Yesterday's firing of Clemson coach Tommy Bowden marked the beginning of an even wilder season, the "coaching carousel" season. With Clemson pulling the trigger in the middle of the season, … [Continue reading]

The Squib Kick breaks another heart

The latest victim? The Chicago Bears. Trailing the Atlanta Falcons 19-13 with just under 3 minutes remaining in the game, the Bears put together a 11 play, 77 yard drive that culminated in the go-ahead touchdown pass from Kyle Orton to Rashied Davis … [Continue reading]

Sarah Palin gets a taste of the Philadelphia sports fan.

Vice Presidential candidate, Sarah Palin, didn't quite receive the reception that she was looking for when she went out on the ice to drop the first puck at the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Ranger game. Once again proving that Philadelphia sports … [Continue reading]

No Mercy Alert!

#6 Penn State 24 HALFWisconsin 3 Wow, Camp Randall is really becoming push-over central. And maybe, just maybe Penn State is a legit contender. I do know they look poised to win the Big Ten (not a huge feat these days) and we know how much the BCS … [Continue reading]

BCS #1 falls, ranking system is hopeless

Once again the NCAA BCS ranking system will crown a new #1 college football team for the 4th time this season. Georgia and USC both lost their #1 ranking after inconsistent play. Coach Bob Stoops and the Oklahoma Sooners will join the others after … [Continue reading]

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