Archive for September, 2015

Alex and Colby discuss the four worst teams in the league, and also some general thoughts from NBA media day. http://media.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/p/content.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/LT-2015-09-30-028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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With the Chicago Bears season serving as an utter disaster up until this point, a full-on fire sale could be on the horizon. And the latest star on his way out of Chicago is defensive end/kind of, supposed outside linebacker Jared Allen. Jay Glazer is reporting that the Bears traded Allen to the Carolina Panthers for […]

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At the ripe old age of 30 years old, David Stearns—no not the former NBA commissioner David Stern—was named as the new General Manager of the Milwaukee Brewers. Let’s get this out-of-the-way early. He’s young, but he isn’t the youngest to ever hold the position. Theo Epstein (Boston Red Sox) and Jon Daniels (Texas Rangers) […]

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When you think of Peyton Manning, what do you picture? Well, I visualize the legendary QB back in shotgun, walking up to the line and shouting out routes for every receiver and the protection scheme for each offensive lineman. With only about two seconds left on the play clock, the image of Manning taking the snap, […]

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After the failures of the San Diego Padres this season—they sit at 68-78 as of this writing—it has become in vogue to look down on the moves that general manager A.J. Preller made in the 2014-15 offseason. That’s not a crazy thing to do. After all, the Padres have not succeeded despite their big investment […]

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[[“”,”AVG“,”OBP“,”SLG“,”OPS+“,”WARP“,” Closest\nForecast\nPercentile“],[“Derek Norris – C”,”.244″,”.291″,”.398″,”91″,”1.3″,” 20“],[“Yonder Alonso – 1B”,”.282″,”.361″,”.381″,”109″,”1.0″,” 50“],[“Jedd Gyorko – IF”,”.243″,”.294″,”.399″,”92″,”0.6″,” 30“],[“Will Middlebrooks – 3B”,”.212″,”.241″,”.361″,”66″,”-0.5″,” 20“],[“Yangervis Solarte – 3B”,”.274″,”.327″,”.431″,”111″,”1.7″,” 80“],[“Cory Spangenburg – 2B”,”.266″,”.317″,”.383″,”96″,”0.5″,” 80“],[“Alexi Amarista – IF”,”.212″,”.265″,”.303″,”59″,”0.0″,” 20“],[“Justin Upton – LF”,”.252″,”.337″,”.455″,”120″,”3.5″,” 40“],[“Wil Myers – CF”,”.270″,”.328″,”.459″,”118″,”1.0″,” 70“],[“Matt Kemp – RF”,”.268″,”.316″,”.443″,”110″,”2.8″,” 30“],[“Melvin Upton – OF”,”.244″,”.310″,”.417″,”102″,”0.9″,” 80“],[“Will Venable – OF”,”.258″,”.318″,”.378″,”95″,”0.2″,” 40“]]

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Alex and Colby discuss the demolition of divisions, logo rankings, and which NBA players would make the best Avengers. http://media.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/p/content.blubrry.com/maskedmedia/LT-2015-09-16-027.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download

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Not much has gone right for the Oakland Raiders since they lost the Super Bowl back in the 2002-03 NFL season. The team has averaged less than 5 wins per season since then while burning through countless coaches and quarterbacks in the process. Many Raiders fans have begun to feel optimistic recently however, after Amari […]

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Flip Saunders has been battling Hodgkins lymphoma, and recent complications with the treatment have caused him to be hospitalized. In light of these recent events, Saunders is taking a full leave of absence from the team, and Associate Head Coach Sam Mitchell will take over as interim head coach. Wolves Owner Glen Taylor spoke on the […]

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The Philadelphia Phillies made a move that was a long time coming on Thursday, Sept. 10th when they fired general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. close to the end of his seventh season with the team. On the whole, Amaro had a very successful time with the Phillies showing a record of 573-539, three NL East […]

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2014 Record – 10-6 Key Additions WR Nelson Angholor, LB Kiko Alonso, QB Sam Bradford, CB Walter Thurmond, RB Demarco Murray, RB Ryan Mathews, WR Miles Austin Key Departure QB Nick Foles, RB LeSean McCoy, LB Casey Matthews, OLB Trent Cole, WR Jeremy Maclin, CB Bradley Fletcher, TE James Casey, CB Cary Williams, S Nate […]

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