Episode Five

Hard Knocks Finale Recap: “Episode Five”

Preseason is finally over and so is the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ stint on Hard Knocks with “Episode Five”. One of the best finales for the HBO series and most consistent seasons, the Bucs’ have reinvigorated the docuseries. However, with only this episode left to wrap things up, “Episode Five,” moves at an incredibly fast pace as the…

Corey Davis

Corey Davis: The Persistent Rookie

Growing up in Wheaton, Illinois, Corey Davis had a tougher life than most. One of the youngest out of his seven siblings, his family grew up in poverty which made it difficult to care for all of the children. His older brother, Titus Davis, moved out at a young age and into a friend’s house…

Atlantic Division

NBA Atlantic Division Preview

The Atlantic Division struggled last year with some of the worst season in the league. With Boston and Philadelphia making some serious roster changes for this year, it will be interesting to see how everyone else reacts. Will the Nets be able to pull themselves out of their fifth place hole? Can the Knicks win…

Episode Four

Hard Knocks Recap: “Episode Four”

Hard Knocks “Episode Four,” continues to be a delight as this season winds down. The preseason is almost over and the Buccaneers show the rising pressure as players attempt to survive the roster cut.  Easily the best episode of this season to date, the series continues to thrive with a set of more than capable performers.…

Leonard Fournette

Leonard Fournette: A Born Star

Leonard Fournette grew up in New Orleans where he quickly became a state legend. Attending St. Augustine High School, he set multiple records as a football and track star. By his freshman season, he had compiled 2,500 yards and 30 rushing touchdowns which earned him the first ever scholarship offer from Louisiana State University. Fournette…

AFC

Top Five AFC Teams In Power Rankings

Like the bottom five AFC teams, it’s relatively easy to guess who will make the top of the list. It seems like it’s the same teams every year which makes it almost boring. Hopefully next season will be the one when other AFC teams start to offer up some real competition for the New England…

nhl

NHL Rookie Watch 2017-18

NHL ROOKIES? So, I know what you are thinking. You read the headline of this article and thought “Is that really a hockey story ?” Well, I am thinking the same thing. But here we are, it’s the middle of August, daily temperatures where I am here in Texas are still in the mid 90’s…

Episode Three

Hard Knocks Recap: “Episode Three”

Three episodes into Hard Knocks and the show seems to be transforming from one that tells a story of team to following the rise of Jameis Winston. It’s not hard to blame HBO for wanting to focus on its charismatic star, but it gets tiring to spend so much time on each episode following Winston as he…

Solomon Thomas

Solomon Thomas: The New 49ers Star

The third pick in the draft this year, Solomon Thomas was a naturally gifted athlete since his youth. Born in Chicago in 1995, Thomas moved to Australia for five years when he was only a toddler. Many successful football players actually helm from the land down under, and Thomas didn’t waste anytime showcasing his talents.…

AFC

Bottom Five AFC Teams In Power Rankings

In the AFC, the same teams seem to struggle every year. It makes distinguishing the power rankings a bit easier but almost repetitive. New York is still having quarterback problems? The Bills can’t find a receiver? How many times does a team have to make the same mistakes before trying harder to correct them? It’s…