02 January 2016

2015 NFL Playoff Projections: Week 17

(AP)
We have arrived at the final week of the 2015 NFL campaign and unfortunately for some (fortunately for others), there is not a whole lot of playoff intrigue this week. However, there's still a number of things to be decided such as the second wild card in the AFC, homefield advantage in both conferences and some divisional titles. How will the playoff picture sort out at the end of the Sunday?

31 December 2015

My 2016 Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot

(US Presswire)
The 2016 Baseball Hall of Fame class will be announced this upcoming Wednesday, January 6th. As a consistent reader of this space (I hope), you know that this is a passionate subject of mine, one of which I dumped a decent amount of computer ink on. Who do I think should be inducted into Cooperstown this summer? Here is my hypothetical ballot.

30 December 2015

What is next for Chip Kelly & the Eagles?

(Philadelphia Inquirer)
The NFL season is not even over yet and the coaching carousel is already getting underway with the Eagles dismissing coach Chip Kelly yesterday. This comes only one season after Kelly was giving control over personnel matters and after a wild offseason with a number of bold moves, the Eagles have suffered through a pretty disappointing season at 6-9 after back-to-back 10-6 seasons.

So now after this relatively surprising decision, what is next for both parties?

2015 NFL on CBS Announcers & Distribution: Week 17

Harlan in 2002 (SAD)
It is the final week of the season and with that, CBS Sports will have a doubleheader. Seven games are on the docket featuring action from Cleveland, Denver, Houston, Indianapolis, Miami, Orchard Park and Santa Clara. Which games will you be getting and who will be calling them? Let's find out for this Sunday on the NFL on CBS.

2015 NFL on Fox Announcers & Distribution: Week 17

Oliver in 1995 (SAD)
It is the final week of the season and with that, Fox has a doubleheader. Eight games are on the docket featuring action from Arlington, Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, East Rutherford, Glendale and Kansas City. Which games will you be getting and who be calling them? Let's find out for this week on the NFL on Fox.

29 December 2015

2015 NFL Predictions: Week 17

(Getty)
And just like that, we have arrived at the final week of the 2015 NFL season. Whether it is to secure a playoff spot, pull off an upset, keep a coaching job or get a higher draft pick, everybody has something on their mind this week. Who will conclude their regular seasons the right way? Here are my Week 17 picks.

28 December 2015

2016 College Football Playoff Semifinal Predictions

If it's New Year's Eve, it's the College Football Playoff. Of course, having the semifinals on December 31st really wasn't the best of ideas but alas, they are the cards we've been dealt.

Four teams are still alive to win the national championship, but only two of them will still be around on January 11th. Who will they be? Here are my picks.