FIRST DOWN: Should the NFL reduce the six game suspension levied upon Cowboys second year RB Ezekiel Elliott? To be honest, if the allegations are true, Elliott is getting off easy with only six games. The NFL did its due diligence by undertaking a year-long investigation into Elliott’s misdeads against his girlfriend (see the TMZ […]Read More Four Downs – August 14th: Is the Ezekiel Elliott suspension justified?
Which is worth more: the amount you’re paying for this column or Brandon Knight’s current trade value? Answer: They’re both the same…ZERO! -While that may have been a lousy joke, sadly the statement above is true. Knight is likely done for the 2017-18 season with a torn ACL suffered in a Miami Beach pick-up game […]Read More Friday, 7/28 Quick Hitters: The Cardinals’ New Secret Weapon?
-I have a true dilemma going into Sunday’s final match at Wimbledon. Though I know NOTHING about tennis, I placed a futures wager on Marin Cilic at 24-1 to win the tournament in late-June. Well guess what, he’s now in the final! So help me here…do I hedge or let it ride? Give me your […]Read More Friday, 7/14 Quick Hitters
FIRST DOWN: I’m done with the 2017 Chicago Cubs. There…I said it. I feel like I’m in therapy for my favorite baseball team. They won the World Series last November but since then, what a train wreck! Let’s be honest here…bad things started for the Cubs when they went down 3-1 in the World Series. […]Read More Four Downs – July 10th
-You know the sports season is rough when I can truly say that watching players I’ve never heard of at Wimbledon is somewhat entertaining. I’m going with Marin Cilic to upset and win the Men’s Singles and Caroline Wozniacki on the Women’s side. -Then again, what the hell do I know about tennis…? -Anything Wimbledon […]Read More Friday, 7/7 Quick Hitters
FIRST DOWN – NBA Salaries are WAYYYY out of control and it’s going to get worse. Who the hell came up with the idea to overpay the heck out of EVERY player? JJ Redick got $23 million on a one year deal from the 76ers. Paul Millsap got $30 million annually from the Nuggets. Blake […]Read More Four Downs – July 3rd
A round-about of what’s happening in the sports world + some 2nd half of 2017 predictions for you in today’s quick hitters: -So the latest rumor in NBA circles is that the Suns will meet with free agents Blake Griffin and Paul Millsap this weekend. Griffin is the more flashy name but considering his injury […]Read More Friday, 6/30 Quick Hitters