Archive for September, 2016

  • Fantasy Football Week Three – Start ’em Up!!

    Fantasy Football Week Three – Start ’em Up!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro September 20, 2016 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    We went 3-3 in week three, so we are now 7-5 on the young season here on Start ’em Up. The one bright side was that nobody we picked last week got hurt, even though Chris Hogan’s day wasn’t exactly going that great before Jimmy Garoppolo went down, but that […]

     
  • NFL Week Two – Injury Rundown

    NFL Week Two – Injury Rundown

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 19, 2016 at 12:46 am 0 comments

    Here’s a rundown of the major injuries to come out of Sunday’s games during week two of the NFL season: – The Detroit Lions suffered two injury blows; when defensive end Ezekiel Ansah hobbled off the field after the third play of the game with an ankle injury and was […]

     
  • NFL Fined Tennessee Titans Over Ownership Structure

    NFL Fined Tennessee Titans Over Ownership Structure

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 18, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Tennessee Titans controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk said the Titans were fined over their ownership structure shortly after she assumed her role in March 2015. A league source said the fine was six figures; a second said it was “a lot.” Strunk said the team appealed, but the league still […]

     
  • Jacob deGrom Out For Season; Elbow Surgery Likely

    Jacob deGrom Out For Season; Elbow Surgery Likely

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 17, 2016 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

    It seemed like the New York Mets were finally going to get some reinforcements. Juan Lagres was activated from the disabled list Friday, Lucas Duda was activated Saturday, and Jacob deGrom was supposed to be next. But then on Saturday the news was broke by ESPN’s Adam Rubin that deGrom […]

     
  • Chael Sonnen Signs With Bellator

    Chael Sonnen Signs With Bellator

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA September 16, 2016 at 11:46 pm 0 comments

    Chael Sonnen is coming back to the cage, and he’s doing it with Bellator. Sonnen, a former UFC fighter who announced his retirement from mixed martial arts in 2014, signed a multiyear, multi-fight deal with Bellator, the promotion company announced Thursday night. Sonnen, 39, said he hopes to begin in […]

     
  • AJ Preller Suspended After MLB Probe

    AJ Preller Suspended After MLB Probe

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 15, 2016 at 10:45 pm 0 comments

    Major League Baseball suspended San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller for 30 days without pay after an investigation into the trade of pitcher Drew Pomeranz to the Boston Red Sox. MLB said it was looking at the Padres’ handling of medical information of players they were trading. The league’s […]

     
  • Fantasy Football Week Two- Sit ’em Down

    Fantasy Football Week Two- Sit ’em Down

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro September 14, 2016 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    We had a respectable 2-1 start to the season here on Sit ’em Down, so now it’s time to keep the momentum going for fantasy football week two. We will once again be putting emphasis on the Yahoo daily fantasy games for this week, before moving on to another site […]

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

    Fantasy Football Week Two- Start ’em Up!!

    Fantasy Sports, Mike Aglialoro September 13, 2016 at 10:57 pm 0 comments

    We went a solid 4-2 to open the season here on Start ’em Up so now we attempt to keep the momentum going for week two of the fantasy football season. Week two is usually an interesting week in the year, where one sees a lot of reaction, and sometimes […]

     
  • New York Mets Finally Part Ways With Wally Backman

    New York Mets Finally Part Ways With Wally Backman

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB September 12, 2016 at 8:25 pm 0 comments

    Maybe now fans of the New York Mets will stop harassing actual manager Terry Collins every time he does something wrong (probably not), as on Monday general manager Sandy Alderson announced that Wally Backman, the second baseman from the 1986 championship team and current Triple-A manager, will not be brought […]

     
  • Cowboys Run Out of Time in Dak Prescott’s Debut

    Cowboys Run Out of Time in Dak Prescott’s Debut

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL September 11, 2016 at 11:44 pm 0 comments

    The Dallas Cowboys are no 1-14 in their past 15 games without Tony Romo, after Dak Prescott was unable to rally the Dallas Cowboys to a victory in the first start of his career, though it was hardly his fault in Sunday’s 20-19 defeat to the New York Giants at […]