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Tom Brady v. the NFL: Deflategate keeps churning up and up

Last weekend, I was chatting with a buddy and came up with a perfect solution to the Tom Brady appeal debacle: Brady accepts a one game suspension (or a record fine) and says nothing more than “I should have done … Continue reading

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Roger Goodell v. Robert Kraft: King v. Kingmaker

The impact of the discipline imposed on the New England Patriots on the relationship between Pats owner Robert Kraft and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Continue reading

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NBA Stories We Should Be Talking About

The NBA is a abuzz with playoff stories and images. Unfortunately, this isn’t always enough to satisfy the 24 hour news cycle, but I’ll focus on the stories I feel are relevant. The Pacers survive the first round The Indiana … Continue reading

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Is it worth it to host the Olympics or the World Cup?

Between Sochi for the Winter Olympics and Brazil for the World Cup, two different places will play host to major international sporting events. This is nothing new, it only repeats itself every four years. However, the plotlines surrounding Sochi, with … Continue reading

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The Resurgence of the NFC West

Remember the dark days, when the NFC West sent a division champion to the playoffs with a losing record? Where NFL Live’s Trey Wingo kept making the joke, “SOMEONE has to win the division” because all four teams were so … Continue reading

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The Baseball Hall of Fame: making the voting process better

This year brought about more controversy than the Baseball Hall of Fame writers had ever seen, and for good reason: all the so-called steroid era players, meaning those who are linked, or suspected, of using performance-enhancing drugs, or even played … Continue reading

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Bobby Petrino back to Louisville: good thing…

The University of Louisville formally announced Bobby Petrino as the new head football coach today. The athletic director stated that he “did not want the Bobby Petrino of seven years ago,” and that he was confident that Petrino was “a … Continue reading

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