Archive for August, 2014

Here at Other League, we know we aren’t the only site delivering quality sportswriting to the web. We love reading the articles that other sites come up with, especially when it features quality writing with excellent analysis. In this new column, we’re going to highlight the best sportswriting of the week. Every time one of […]

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The age of the salary cap is ever changing, and with those changes comes the emergence of a new NFL that sees quarterback contracts drawing closer to $150M and left tackles and defensive ends nearly breaking the seven-figure mark. Two recent changes in the cap climate of the NFL will see a new age of […]

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The MLB finalized the selection of its tenth commissioner on Wednesday when it was announced that Rob Manfred would take over for Bud Selig at the end of this season. The final vote was unanimous. Manfred, a Harvard Law School graduate, served as the MLB’s chief labor negotiator. He helped the league find its way through three […]

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In 2007, Major League Soccer pursued and secured a major coup for the sport stateside; they lured and signed one of the most recognizable world soccer (football) stars in David Beckham. This man was the beginning of the desire by the league to sign past their prime, but recognizable talent. After all, before being named […]

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13
Aug

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With the Bears’ first preseason game in the books, we can feel the season opener right around the corner. I am usually very critical of my favorite teams (yes, I am a Bears fan) and am often complaining about the decisions they make. But I am here to tell you this: this is the season […]

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Bottom of the 9th coming up with a one-run lead, if you have any option who do you give the ball to? Most fans today would say someone along the lines of Mariano Rivera, Craig Kimbrel or Fransisco Rodriguez. They’re guys who have that power pitch, who know how to strike guys out and handle the […]

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Let me preface this article by saying this: I am a huge Kevin Love fan. I try to watch him play as much as possible. I think the recent outpouring of articles questioning his ability is quite ridiculous. He is one of the top 12 players in the NBA. This is not another article talking […]

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With the promotion of Javier Baez, prospect fever is in full swing in Wrigleyville, and Cubs fans are looking to the future of the team even more than they usually do. With the plan that the team will finally be good next year in 2016, there’s a dream lineup that most fans are ticking off […]

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Here at Other League, we know we aren’t the only site delivering quality sportswriting to the web. We love reading the articles that other sites come up with, especially when it features quality writing with excellent analysis. In this new column, we’re going to highlight the best sportswriting of the week. Every time one of […]

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Gone are the days when NFL head coaches entered their first season with the license to develop a team over the course of a few years. The firing of Cleveland Browns head coach Rod Chudzinski marked the third consecutive season of a coach being fired after their first year with a team. Nothing is promised […]

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08
Aug

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