Category: Sports

BCS NCAA Football Ratings vs US News College Rankings


With football all upon us, I know that it is traditional for people to compete. As someone who grew up in the South, the classic battle between the SEC and the ACC has raged for years. Having gone neither to the University of Georgia or Georgia Tech, but rather Miami of Ohio, who did well

My NFL 2012 Predictions


It’s that time again my dear readers… as the leaves turn red and fall off, people bare their colors and loyalties, arguments and bets are made, lofty goals and promises made and broken every week, all for the thrill and spectacle of one of America’s finest traditions. No, I’m not talking about the upcoming Presidential

Are you ready for some football?


Read the original article here Ah, NFL Opening Day… for the next five months, millions will tune in and turn out to witness the greatest sports spectacle ever conceived, gridiron football. After a brief lockout that threatened to cut this year’s season short, at long last, the 2011 season will kickoff today, much to the

Russian Mad, I am sure there is a reason


Medvedev Fumes After Russian Team Disappoints By MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ Published: March 1, 2010 MOSCOW — The Olympic flame in Vancouver had barely been doused before President Dmitri A. Medvedev of Russia, angered over his country’s disappointing performance at the Winter Games, began calling for athletic officials’ heads. “Those who are responsible for training for the

Colbert and the Winter Olympics


The Canadian Press The poster TV personality Stephen Colbert has made available to fans in his quest to support the U.S. Olympic speedskating team. The poster TV personality Stephen Colbert has made available to fans in his quest to support the U.S. Olympic speedskating team. (Stephen Colbert/Shepard Fairey) Stephen Colbert is finally going to meet