Archive for October, 2014

  • Champ Bailey Retires

    Champ Bailey Retires

    Jake Dixon, NFL October 29, 2014 at 8:42 pm 0 comments

    Former Redskin and Denver Broncos All-Pro Cornerback Champ Bailey, announced his retirement from the NFL Wednesday. Bailey was a staple in a Denver defense that was one of the more underrated in the league during his years playing there. Bailey played fifteen seasons in the NFL, and was a 12x […]

     
  • 2014-15 NBA Preview- Predicting the Playoffs

    2014-15 NBA Preview- Predicting the Playoffs

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA October 28, 2014 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    For the start of the NBA season, we decided to do things differently. Rather than preview each division, we talk about who will survive to the second season, and predict how things end come June: EASTERN CONFERENCE 1. Chicago Bulls (Win Prediction- 54-28, Central Division Champs) 2. Washington Wizards (46-36, […]

     
  • Recapping the Rookies- Week Eight

    Recapping the Rookies- Week Eight

    Jake Dixon, NFL October 27, 2014 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    WINNERS: Zach Mettenberger, QB: The Tennessee Titans sixth-round pick had a good game for the Titans in his NFL debut. Mettenberger threw for 299 yards, including two touchdown passes, and a 79.6 passer rating. Mettenberger was named the Titans starter on Thursday after Tennessee lost five of their last six […]

     
  • NFL Stock Watch- Week Eight

    NFL Stock Watch- Week Eight

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 26, 2014 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    RISING STOCK Pittsburgh Steelers Offense- We knew Le’Veon Bell was one of the best backs in football, and we’ve seen Antonio Brown blossom into one of the most consistent receivers in the game, but this season it seems like most have forgotten about Ben Roethlisburger and what he is capable […]

     
  • NFL Predictions Week Eight- Lock It Up!!!

    NFL Predictions Week Eight- Lock It Up!!!

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 25, 2014 at 11:42 pm 1 comment

    I guess I need to stop picking against the Cowboys after another 1-2 week to fall to 9-9 on the season. Let’s try again: HOUSTON TEXANS at Tennessee Titans The Texans are losers of three straight, with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick facing the possibility of being benched for Ryan Mallet, who […]

     
  • Fantasy Football Week Eight- Sit ’em Down!!!

    Fantasy Football Week Eight- Sit ’em Down!!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro, Videos October 24, 2014 at 11:31 pm 1 comment

    We had a down week last week going 2-6, and we are now 29-27 on the season. QB- Nick Foles, Philadelphia Eagles, at Arizona Cardinals (Fanduel Price- $8200) QB- Austin Davis, St. Louis Rams, at Kansas City Chiefs ($7500) RB- Zac Stacy, St. Louis Rams, at Kansas City Chiefs ($7200) […]

     
  • Fantasy Football Week Eight- Start ’em Up!!!

    Fantasy Football Week Eight- Start ’em Up!!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro, Videos October 23, 2014 at 9:21 pm 1 comment

    We had without question, our best week yet here on Start ’em Up in week seven, with an 8-2 record when it was all said and done. We are now 32-30 on the season, so now it’s time to stay over .500 with week eight: QB- Derek Carr, Oakland Raiders, […]

     
  • Sloppy Slava

    Sloppy Slava

    Jake Dixon, NHL October 22, 2014 at 11:33 pm 0 comments

    Los Angeles Kings forward Slava Voynov was arrested Monday at 3:45 AM on charges of domestic violence. The NHL, unlike the NFL reacted quickly to the arrest, and suspended Voynov indefinitely pending a formal investigation by the league itself. Voynov was arrested by the Redondo police and his bail was […]

     
  • Recapping the Rookies- Three Stars From Week Seven

    Recapping the Rookies- Three Stars From Week Seven

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 21, 2014 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    We took a break from doing the recap on Monday, so we will simply cover the three biggest stars among the rookie class from week seven: – We start with the first wide receiver taken in April’s draft, Sammy Watkins of the Buffalo Bills, who had his biggest day as […]

     
  • Manning Monday

    Manning Monday

    Jake Dixon, NFL October 20, 2014 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    Normally here on ThisIsSportsZone.com, I like to start you guys off with a weekly recap of the top performances from the 2014 rookie class.  Today however, I’d like to start off with a look at arguably, the greatest player of the last 20 years; Peyton Manning. Just about three years ago, Manning […]