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NCAA Preview for Week 5

September 27, 2007

Thursday Night Game: Southern Mississippi at Boise State: Both teams are 2-1. Southern Miss lost to Tennessee and Boise lost to Washington. Boise State will win this game on the Blue Turf. Ian Johnson will run for a TD and the Broncos will beat the Golden Eagles 24-14. Friday Night Game: West Viriginia (5) at […]

NCAA Preview for Week 4

September 19, 2007

This post is the first weekly preview for NCAA Football. I will write a preview every Wednesday. Thursday Night Game: Texas A&M (20) at Miami (Fl) The Aggies are 3-0; Miami is 2-1. Texas A&M looked good last week and are going to beat Miami. Miami didn’t even show up in Week 2 against Oklahoma […]

Staal Family: The Next Sutters

August 16, 2007

Jordan Staal, the 18 year old Center for the Pittsburgh Penguins, is my favorite Pens player, other than “God on Ice” Crosby and Mario Lemieux. Jordan was drafted second overall in the 2006 Entry Draft. The Staal family is the new Sutters of the NHL. The oldest, Eric plays for the Carolina Hurricanes and is […]

That Time of the Year

August 14, 2007

It’s finally College Football time! Everyone has been talking about how the SEC is the shit. Well, if you are sick of hearing Lee Corso and Terry Bowden talk about the SEC, like me, read this post. My Preseason Top Five: 1. University of Southern California: Although I hate the University of Spoiled Children, Pete […]

Atlantic Division: Survival of the Fittest

August 12, 2007

As I mentioned in my previous post, the Atlantic Division will be the toughest division in all of the NHL this season. The New Jersey Devils won the division last year with 107 Points. The Penguins came in second with 105, the New York Rangers third with 94, and the New York Islanders finished fourth […]

2007-08: Steeler’s Decline, Penguins Thrive

August 10, 2007

Common to most cities, in Pittsburgh, the NFL team’s fan base crushes that of the NHL’s local team. I have no problem with this imbalance; however, this is a call to all “yinz” Stillers fans to follow the Penguins for at least the next season. Let’s face it, without Jerome Bettis, Bill Cowher, Joey Porter, […]

Pirates vs Rockies: Entertainment?

July 16, 2007

First off let me introduce myself as a hockey fanatic from college to the NHL; however, I am from Pittsburgh. This means about five pirates games per year will grab my attention and I will watch the entire game. Tonight’s match-up against the Colorado Rockies was one of those five. I first turned on the […]