Thomas loses first game as FIU head coach

In perhaps what is an omen of things to come, Isiah Thomas lost his debut as Florida International University head coach.The 71-61 defeat came at the hands of the NAIA's own Northwood, a team coached by the legendary Rollie Massimino on Wednesday … [Read on]

Picture This: Dick Vitale Invading Your Final Four Viewing

Let this thought sink in: Dick Vitale is having small heart attacks after every big play that is made. And you hear ever minute of it while you're watching a NCAA Final Four game. You think you're ready for that? If not, your better get … [Read on]

Your Obligatory New York Yankees Are 2009 MLB Champions Post

Yes, the New York Yankees won their 27th World Championship last night. Now it's time for reactions.- Of course, there are the scores of people that wonder if the Yanks bought their championship. Of course they did. How is this wrong again?- The … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 11/5/09

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!Chiefs Post New Sign About Losers, Directed at Larry Johnson? (Larry Brown Sports)On the "30 for 30" Cutting Room Floor … [Read on]

Another Week, Another New Bowl Game.

That's right folks. We have another bowl game that no one will pay attention to. But tis the season for adding more useless bowl games. So we shouldn't be surprised. And besides, we needed a bowl to replace the Cotton Bowl since it's moving to … [Read on]

Sam Smith Gazes Into His Crystal Ball And Sees Lebron James Signing With The Lakers

Disregard that the caption next to this picture of Sam Smith says that he writes exclusively for Make no mistake, the man is a soothsayer. And he wants to take you on a journey that you never thought you would embark on.Ready?  Let's … [Read on]

Penn State’s "White Out" Brings Out The Terrelle Pryor Zingers In T-Shirt Form

This weekend's Ohio State-Penn State tussel in Happy Valley may not interest you, but it definitely has the interest of the students of each university.  So much so that the Penn State Marketing Association took design submissions from … [Read on]

Jim Nantz gets a divorce, cheaper to keep her

Even if he doesn't want it any more, Nantz is still going to pay for it.'It' refers to his ex-wife of 26 years, Anne-Lorraine Carlsen Nantz. Nantz was ordered by Judge Howard Owens in Bridgeport, CT to pay his wife $916K dollars a year in … [Read on]

The Glory Lines 11/4/09

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!Popeye Jones Arrested, Gets Free Makeover From Police (Deadspin)THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK IN GRAPHS, VOLUME 2 (EDSBS)Ward, … [Read on]

Your NFL Power Rankings: Week 8

After eight weeks of NFL action only two undefeated teams remain while 14 teams, let me repeat, 14 teams are below .500. I don’t think in my 19 years of living that I have ever witnessed a season in which so many teams are so bad. It’s like each week … [Read on]