Marcus Smart

Celtics Made The Smart Decision

  Marcus Smart is the perfect building block for the Celtics next phase. Photo credit. The Boston Celtics have decided to end the Rajon Rondo era and start the Marcus Smart era. While it’s a bit premature, it’s the right move for an organization in the midst of a rebuilding project. Nearly a More...

On Dec 26, 2014 // in Featured, NBA // # 0
Johnny Manziel has been waiting in the wings for Brian Hoyer to finally get out of his way. After yesterday's debacle, it's time the Browns sit him down and make way for Johnny Football. Photo credit.

Brian Hoyer’s Time is up

Johnny Manziel has been waiting in the wings for Brian Hoyer to finally get out of his way. After yesterday’s debacle, it’s time the Browns sit him down and make way for Johnny Football. Photo credit.   Okay, we’ve seen enough. Whatever the Cleveland Browns thought they would be More...

On Dec 8, 2014 // in Featured, NFL // # 0
Amari Cooper picture here, goes up over a defender to make a spectacular catch. Plays like these were the norm for the superstar receiver seeking Heisman bid.

Amari Cooper Deserves Serious Heisman Consideration

  Amari Cooper picture here, goes up over a defender to make a spectacular catch. Plays like these were the norm for the superstar receiver seeking Heisman bid. Photo credit.   Traditionally, the Heisman award is to be given to college football’s best player. Over the years, voters typically More...

On Dec 8, 2014 // in Alabama Sports Blog // # 0
Just one hug was enough for this little boy to be overcome with emotion. Athletes can have the same impact on this nation and some are trying to do just that. Photo credit.

“Unity” Will Bridge Racial Divide In America

Just one hug was enough for this little boy to be overcome with emotion. Athletes can have the same impact on this nation and some are trying to do just that. Photo credit.   What’s doing the right thing? That’s the question I’ve asked myself the past week after the “Ferguson” grand jury More...

On Dec 2, 2014 // in NBA, NFL // # 1
Blake Sims pictured here scoring the game-winning touchdown in the Iron Bowl. His play will forever set his place in Alabama history as a winning quarterback in this heated rivalry. Photo credit.

From Goat to Hero Blake Sims Rises up to Lead Alabama to Iron Bowl Victory

  Blake Sims pictured here scoring the game-winning touchdown in the Iron Bowl. His play will forever set his place in Alabama history as a winning quarterback in this heated rivalry. Photo credit.   When you speak about the importance of overcoming adversity, this applies to many facets in More...

On Nov 30, 2014 // in Alabama Sports Blog // # 0

Johnny Manziel has been waiting in the wings for Brian Hoyer to finally get out of his way. After yesterday's debacle, it's time the Browns sit him down and make way for Johnny Football. Photo credit. Brian Hoyer’s Time is up

  Okay, we’ve seen enough. Whatever the Cleveland Browns thought they would be getting from a career backup..

“Unity” Will Bridge Racial Divide In America

Just one hug was enough for this little boy to be overcome with emotion. Athletes can have the same impact on this nation and some are trying to do just that. Photo credit.   What’s doing the right thing? That’s the question I’ve asked myself the past week after the “Ferguson” grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson. Should I incite the riot or...

Washington Redskins Made Wrong Choice on RG III

Time may be winding down for RG III after the latest comments from new coach Jay Gruden who appears annoyed by his quarterback's constant need for attention and explanation. Photo credit.     If there were ever a time NFL owners and decision makers could utilize a “do-over” button, drafting Robert Griffin III would have to be of some consideration. For the past...

The No. 1 Mississippi State Bulldogs finally met their match as they traveled to Tuscaloosa to face the Alabama Crimson Tide. The Bulldogs fell 25-20 and dropped a few spots in the Top 25. Photo credit. College Football Top 25 – Week 13

    It really feels like a broken record, but the phrase here we go again continues to..

Will Muschamp out at Florida: Finally put out of his Misery

Dead Man Walking   The announcement of Will Muschamp’s firing at season’s end should come to no surprise to anyone familiar with college football, and more specifically, SEC...

College Football Top 25 – Week 12

Alabama offensive lineman Leon Brown (72) walks off the field raising his hands in a sign of joy as well as relief after escaping Death Valley with a win remain in the playoff hunt. See how this impacts the remaining Top 25. Photo credit.   The trend continues. No. 4 Auburn, No. 6 Notre Dame, and No. 10 Kansas State were all knocked off this past weekend further jeopardizing...

My Lakers State of the Union Address

    Ok, so it didn’t work out. I was wrong. My apologies. I admit it. My #YouHeardItHereFirst campaign (via Facebook), that predicted that Lebron James and Carmelo Anthony would end up in Los Angeles...

Braves Fire Frank Wren, Fredi Next?

For every good decision made by the Braves, there appeared to be at least three bad ones that followed. Frank Wren, pictured here, was the man behind the madness in Atlanta, and his one too many mistakes cost him his job as the Braves fired him Monday. Photo credit.     This season has been as big of a disappointment in recent memory as..

After Sweeping Oakland A’s, Braves on a Roll

Jason Heyward   The Atlanta Braves are playing like a team that has figured it out. Their..

Slumping Atlanta Braves Need a Lineup Change

Freddie Freeman   As I introduce this blog, let me preface everything you will read from this..

Atlanta Braves Recipe for Success | Brothers in the Outfield

The Atlanta Braves ruled the 90's and the early 2000's as one of baseball's top mainstays. Now, they seek to regain their status as one of MLB's best.   As a lifelong Atlanta Braves fan, the years of frustration are enough to warrant..
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