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Wild Weekend

Wild Weekend

In this weekend’s Wild Card games we had two that were complete blowouts that don’t need to be discussed, and two that were absolutely cringe worthy if you’re a fan of either the Bengals or the Vikings. In quickly speaking about the Chiefs and Packers wins, the Chiefs dominated the Texans and the game was over roughly 11 seconds in […]

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Wild Card Preview: Seattle at Minnesota

Wild Card Preview: Seattle at Minnesota

This weekend’s biggest matchup is up at TCF Bank Stadium where the Vikings have been playing all season waiting for their new home to be built. It’s home to the Golden Gophers but it has been good to the Vikings for the interim as they posted a 6-2 record there in 2015. One of their two home losses came at […]

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Wild Card Preview: Green Bay at Washington

Wild Card Preview: Green Bay at Washington

For the rest of the week we’ll be previewing the two NFC/NFC North Wild Card Games taking place on Sunday in Landover Maryland and Minneapolis Minnesota. The first game is the lesser of the two in terms of public anticipation with the five seed 10-6 Green Bay Packers against the fourth seeded 9-7 Washington Redskins. This game is a clear […]

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Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson runs during the second half an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Matt Ludtke)

NFC North Week 17

The NFL Regular Season wrapped up on Sunday and as expected the final game of the season was the NFC North Championship Game up in Lambeau between the Vikings and Packers. It was a big night for the Vikings as they avenged the earlier loss to the Packers at home and claimed their first divisional crown since 2009. The Packers […]

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Northwestern Gets Taken “Out Back”

Northwestern Gets Taken “Out Back”

The Outback Bowl was probably the second ugliest game of this bowl season only behind the Cotton Bowl thrashing that was put on Michigan State at the hands of Alabama. Northwestern had a ball intercepted at the goal line and returned 100-yards to close the game out 45-6. Northwestern threw four interceptions, lost a fumble and caused no turnovers of […]

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Bowl Season

Bowl Season

Today is when the frenzy begins for a whole lot of college football, starting with the College Playoff that’ll commence in South Florida with the Orange Bowl. Oklahoma and Clemson will kick off the first game where the winner will advance to the national championship game in Glendale. Tonight’s game features Michigan State going against Alabama in the Cotton Bowl […]

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NFC North Week 16 Review

NFC North Week 16 Review

To start things off I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas and celebrated it with friends and family alike. If you’ve been steadily reading the weekly reports of the NFC North throughout the year you’d know that the Bears have had another lost season and won’t make the playoffs for the fifth year in a row. The division has […]

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White Sox Wish List!

White Sox Wish List!

If I’m Rick Hahn and the Chicago White Sox and I’m jotting down a last minute wish list to Ol’ Saint Nick before Christmas the thoughts of Yoenis Cespedes have to be the first bit of ink hitting the paper. Cespedes and his recent success in October has to be hot the item on nearly every AL teams list with […]

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Jul 13, 2015; Cincinnati, OH, USA; National League third baseman Todd Frazier (21) of the Cincinnati Reds watches his winning home run during the 2015 Home Run Derby the day before the MLB All Star Game at Great American Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

Sox Swing Away

The White Sox made a big splash today trading for three time All-Star 3B Todd Frazier from the Cincinnati Reds in a three team deal that involved the Los Angeles Dodgers as well. The White Sox parted ways with three players including Trayce Thompson who was one of the best prospects in the organization. Thompson really turned heads with his […]

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NFC North Week 14 Review

NFC North Week 14 Review

As it inches closer and closer to Christmas and the eventual end of the regular season, the NFC North now appears to be all but wrapped up by the Green Bay Packers who won at home on Sunday in blowout fashion over a depleted Dallas Cowboys 28-7. The Minnesota Vikings just three days earlier played a heck of a game […]

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