Archive for February, 2016

  • Marshawn Lynch Confirms His Retirement

    Marshawn Lynch Confirms His Retirement

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 9, 2016 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

    It’s been an offseason filled with retirement speculation and confirmation from some of the elite players in the NFL. Charles Woodson announced his retirement before the season ended, while reports have both Calvin Johnson and Peyton Manning likely to join him within the coming weeks. On Sunday right before the […]

     
  • Knicks Fire Derek Fisher

    Knicks Fire Derek Fisher

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 8, 2016 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    On Monday, the New York Knicks fired their head coach Derek Fisher after a season and a half at the helm. He was hired before last season in Phil Jackson’s first act as team president and was in charge of the team that finished with the worst record in franchise […]

     
  • NFL- Brett Farve, Ken Stabler Lead 2016 Hall of Fame Class

    NFL- Brett Farve, Ken Stabler Lead 2016 Hall of Fame Class

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 7, 2016 at 5:13 pm 0 comments

    At the NFL Honors ceremony Saturday night, eight new members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame were announced, and will be enshrined in Canton on August 6. Those eight members will be quarterbacks Brett Farve and Ken Stabler, tackles Orlando Pace and Dick Stanfel, wide receiver Marvin Harrison, linebacker […]

     
  • NFL Honors – Newton MVP, Rivera COY

    NFL Honors – Newton MVP, Rivera COY

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 6, 2016 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    After arguably his best season as a pro, Cam Newton became the first African-American quarterback to outright win the NFL Most Valuable Player award, with 48 of 50 possible votes at the NFL Honors ceremony on Saturday night. He tops Steve McNair, who tied for the 2004 award with Peyton […]

     
  • Pete Rose Will Never Get It

    Pete Rose Will Never Get It

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 5, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Pete Rose will never be reinstated into baseball, at least not while he’s alive. As a result he will never get to see himself enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame. Continuing to show that he has no one but himself to blame, and continuing to show that he does […]

     
  • Super Bowl 50 Preview- Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos

    Super Bowl 50 Preview- Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 4, 2016 at 11:38 pm 0 comments

    On Sunday, the New Guard takes on the Old Guard as Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers take on Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos. The Panthers surprised everyone by starting the year 14-0, then dominated the Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals in the playoffs to get to Super Bowl […]

     
  • 40 Years Ago, Free Agency Became a Reality

    40 Years Ago, Free Agency Became a Reality

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 3, 2016 at 6:45 pm 0 comments

    As hard as it is to believe, especially after an off-season where baseball clubs spent a record $2.5 billion on player contracts, there was a time when there was no free agency in baseball or any major sport. Because the off-season in baseball has become such an event, with fans […]

     
  • Colin Kaepernick Wants Out of SF- To Go To NYJ?

    Colin Kaepernick Wants Out of SF- To Go To NYJ?

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 2, 2016 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    Colin Kaepernick still has five years left on his contract with the San Francisco 49ers, despite a lost 2015 season in which the 28-year-old signal caller was benched and placed on injured reserve with a torn labrum in his left shoulder. The 49ers hired new head coach Chip Kelly, and […]

     
  • Tuck Announces Retirement, Peyton Next?

    Tuck Announces Retirement, Peyton Next?

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 1, 2016 at 10:42 pm 0 comments

    The NFL off-season has not even started and all ready future Hall of Famer Charles Woodson has announced his retirement, with All-Pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson likely to follow. On Monday, defensive lineman Justin Tuck, who helped the New York Giants win two Super Bowls and was one of the […]