Archive for December, 2012

This page will be updated as I hear news of Black Monday 2013, but here is what has happened so far. All updates are central standard time. Arizona Cardinals – GM Rod Graves and head coach Ken Whisenhunt have not yet been informed of their fates. (Updated 12:06 pm) There is currently an ongoing meeting […]

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There are going to be a flurry of firings, both in front offices and head coaching before the day is done on New Year’s Eve. Many teams will look to bring in the new year on a different footing after disappointing seasons all over the NFL. Now that Sean Payton has been locked up for […]

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After Avery Johnson led the new look Brooklyn Nets to an impressive opening month, starting 11-4, Johnson was still at the helm for an equally unimpressive December month, going 3-10. Coach Johnson has been with the Nets for 3 years and amassed a 60-116 record, most of which has been without the talent that Brooklyn […]

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The Chicago Cubs and President Theo Epstein recently opened up the locked coffers to sign SP Edwin Jackson to a 4 year, $52 million contract. Theo has made it clear that the Cubs won’t be going out for top flight free agents anytime soon, but signing a solid #3 that can consistently eat up 200 […]

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Alec Scheiner was formerly the general counsel and Senior Vice-President of the Dallas Cowboys accepted the position of Browns’ President. Scheiner will be tasked with building a new front office staff to bring the Cleveland Browns back to relevance once and for all…no small task. Scheiner has a great business and sports pedigree though. He […]

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Here are four players that all received new contracts this off-season; Anibal Sanchez, Zack Greinke, R.A. Dickey and Edwin Jackson. Here are their stats for the past 3 seasons   Player        W-L         Avg ERA        Avg WHIP      K’s        IP     […]

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There has been a lot of talk about Northern Illinois University in recent weeks. Ever since the Huskies used the rules laid out by the BCS to make it into one of the coveted BCS Bowl Games, all of the talking heads on ESPN have absolutely lost it. NIU had to be ranked at least […]

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The Chicago Bulls and General Manager Gar Forman and President John Paxson will live and die by Derrick Rose for the next five years, at least. After tearing his ACL in the NBA Playoffs last season, he is finally close to coming back. You can read more about his importance to the Bulls here. Bulls […]

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The Bulls were without the reigning MVP, Derrick Rose, for much of the 2011-2012 campaign, yet they were still able to finish a conference best 50-16 and therefore have the number 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. However, as soon as Rose was done for good in the playoffs, the team folded and wasn’t a […]

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I feel like the Blue Jays have been at the center of some of the biggest stories this winter in the MLB. First, the huge trade with the Marlins. Now, a trade that is possibly just as important, even if there is a lot less involved. The Blue Jays just quieted critics that said they […]

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Just hours before players were supposed to be on the Miami court to begin warm-ups, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, Tony Parker and Danny Green were on a plane headed back to San Antonio to prepare for the first game back on their home floor against Memphis. This created a manufactured uproar in the commissioner’s office […]

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