The 10 most overrated players in the NFL

Every year the media, fans and even the league tend to put certain players on a pedestal. Whether it’s a likable personality, self promotion, past success or potential, some players are in the spotlight more than they maybe deserve to be. Below are ten players that fit that description to a T and don’t carry with them the elite status that many suggest they have. 10. Michael...
Via This Given Sunday
18 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: The 2014 World Cup final in pictures

As many as 1 billion people watched Germany beat Argentina 1-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup finals. Thanks to an extra-time winner from Mario Gotze, Germany was named world champion for the fourth time.  “It's incredible. The team did it beautifully,” German goalkeeper Manuel Neuer told ESPN. "At some point we'll stop celebrating, but we'll still wake up with a smile.”  
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

The NBA's most overpaid players

We checked in on the most underpaid players in the NBA earlier this month. It wasn’t surprise that the players in that article were mainly from contending and championship teams. Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs and Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors topped that list.  Unfortunately for the teams that own the rights to the players listed below, they are handcuffed by...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB players likely to be traded by July 31st

We’re officially three weeks away from the non-waiver trade deadline and after last week’s Cubs-A’s deal setting one heck of a precedent for the trade market, here’s the players most likely to be dealt by July 31st: David Price, LHP – Tampa Bay Rays Kind of an easy one, but perhaps no other player on the trade market makes as much sense to trade right now as Price. Thanks...
Via The Outside Corner
18 days ago  |  Discuss

10 best WWE matches of 2014

Through questionable booking, a stock market crash, fan discontent, and the unfortunate loss of JTG, WWE has provided audiences with, if nothing else, a lot of great in-ring action. Here are my personal picks for the ten best bouts so far in 2014.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking down NFL MVP odds

Bovada sent along their MVP odds for the 2014 NFL season. Let’s break it down. Peyton Manning 3/1 Drew Brees 11/2 Aaron Rodgers 15/2 Tom Brady 9/1 According to Bovada, the oldest skill position player in the NFL is an overwhelming favorite to win his sixth MVP award. If that were to happen, I don’t know how people could continue to put Tom Brady (or anyone, frankly) ahead of...
Via This Given Sunday
19 days ago  |  Discuss

The best GMs in the NFL today

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Best 40 and under college football coaches

As Steve Sarkisian packed up his boxes in Seattle to take the USC job, the former Washington coach closed the door on another part of his life...
Via Athlon Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA's most underpaid players

We are currently seeing a ton of money being given to mediocre players around the NBA this offseason. When someone like Channing Frye signs a four-year, $32 million contract, it raises some flags. It also gets us thinking about a few things. Who are the most underpaid players in the NBA and how have they performed recently?  That’s exactly what we are going to focus on today....
Via Sportsnaut
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Trade needs for every MLB contender

The July 31 MLB trade deadline is three weeks away, but trading season already got off to an explosive start with the A’s getting Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel from the Cubs. The Yankees soon followed by acquiring Brandon McCarthy from the D-Backs. It’s possible that Oakland wiped out the trade market for starting pitching with its deal, but there could still be some big names...
Via The Outside Corner
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Who is the #1 fantasy football pick?

You have the first pick in your fantasy football draft and you are on the clock. Who are you taking? Peyton Manning may have lapped the field...
Via Athlon Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Most exciting walkoffs of the week

This week, we’ve got some extra inning walk offs, a walk off grand slam, and yes, some walk offs that were self-inflicted by the losing team. June 30th, Athletics vs Tigers A walk off grand slam? That’s awesome. Good on you, Rajai Davis. He could have just put one in the gap or the corner to tie the game, but he wanted the full monty. July 1st, Diamondbacks vs Pirates When...
Via The Outside Corner
21 days ago  |  Discuss
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