Ace is Low

            Last season Matt Harvey led the New York Mets to the World Series, Sonny Gray finished third in American League Cy Young voting, and Zack Greinke combined with Clayton Kershaw to become one of the deadliest one-two punches in Major League Baseball. This year, however, a concerning ailment has afflicted the game’s top tier…

Taking Malcolm Butler’s Side in Contract Issue

For a twenty-six year old kid from a small town in Mississippi, Malcolm Butler sure knows how to grab the headlines. It feels like ages since in the undrafted free agent out of West Alabama made one of the most infamous plays in Super Bowl history to clinch New England’s fourth title in dramatic fashion….

Breaking Down the Champions League Final

Orchestra! Play me in! Well, here we are. We’ve come a long way, you and I. We’ve watched teams fall by the wayside that were clear favorites, teams who have no right to compete with the big clubs actually compete, and we’ve seen incredible goals that have captivated us. And now we have arrived at…

I Love This Team

This might be my favorite Red Sox team ever. Yes, we’re only 38 games into the 162 game season, and yes, there were the 2004, 2007, and 2013 World Series teams, but given the past two abominations of a team, I’m loving life right now. At the plate, the Red Sox are exploding with runs…

Why a McGregor/Mayweather Fight Will (should) Never Happen

Very recently, Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have been dropping hints that a fight between the two superstars may be forthcoming.  McGregor has spoken at length about his interest in such a showdown, and Mayweather has told media outlets that he is actually the one starting the rumors himself.  While on paper this may sound…

The Life of Pablo

Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval is officially out until the 2017 season after undergoing surgery that included labrum repair and “cleaning” of his rotator cuff.  Let’s talk about the Panda for a quick second.  Sandoval has maybe been the worst part about the Red Sox for the past two years, and now that Hanley…

We Deserve What We Got

Let’s all revisit our days of watching Bill Nye and “consider the following:” at a local high school, a teacher in the English department teaches material that is outside of the approved curriculum for that school (just for the hell of it, let’s say it was The Catcher in the Rye just because I’ve never…

Tim Tully FINAL Mock Draft

Alright I’m gonna be real I’ve been horrible at getting content up for my dozens of dedicated readers (Hi Grandma). So what better time to release my final mock than the Monday of Finals week? 1.Los Angeles Rams: Jared Goff, QB, Cal Goff is the best QB in this draft by a large margin. LA…

Congratulations Roger Goodell, You Win

A US court of appeals made the correct decision to reinstate the suspension handed down by the NFL to Tom Brady for his “role” in Deflategate. There, I said it. I have no problem admitting the truth, and the truth is that based on the NFL’s disciplinary policies, Roger Goodell certainly had the right to punish…

Breaking Down the Semifinals of the Champions League

Orchestra! Play me in! We’re back, yet again, for another breakdown of the Champions League. After a wild quarterfinal round, there are four teams left, battling it out to decides Europeans best. Here’s how the draw looks: Trust me, I’m just as baffled. Reigning champions, Barcelona, were stunned by fellow Liga BBVA contenders, Atletico Madrid,…