As a Texan and in the land of Friday Night Lights, some may find it strange that I am a big fan of the other football. Particularly the English Premier League and Arsenal. If you want to know what it’s like to be a Gunner ask a Peyton Manning fan. Now this is no insult to one of the greatest Quarterbacks to play the game, but a deeper statement on why they both drive you crazy. Soccer is a fast growing commodity Stateside and reasonably so, and the EPL may be one of the most watched sports on American TV’s every weekend. Continue reading The Bearded Texan Vol. 2
I’ll admit that week 8 of the college football season made me look bad and feel silly. Thats why we play the game, right?
Even though temperatures aren’t exactly heating up yet across the country, temperatures are just right for MLB spring training. Unfortunately, blood pressure is also on the rise for fan’s and player’s due to the new pace of game initiatives. Continue reading Mixed Reactions to MLB Pace of Game Initiatives
Going Green is a new feature here at AGSH. Veair Green and Sonja Greenfield will put their heads together to give you some great insight on basketball, football, baseball and who knows what else you will get from Green and Greenfield.
So without further adieu here’s the first round of Going Green. Start us off Sonja!
When last we left our Mockery Draft:
- Left Shark was still a thing
- Dez Bryant hadn’t yet developed a sudden if not downright mysteriously convenient onset of “off the field issues”
- Buffalo Wild Wings hideous new Buttery Maple sauce hadn’t been released upon the unsuspecting public
- There was still time to decide to never, and I mean EVER, watch 50 Shades of Grey
Those days are gone my friends. Today we pick up the pieces and press forward with Part II of the Mockery Draft. Continue reading NFL Mockery Draft v1.1: Mockageddon!!!
The UFC will be returning to Brazil this weekend with UFC Fight Night 61 Mir vs Silva. This gives us a main event that is not for a championship, but possibly more important to these two MMA veterans. Continue reading Respect vs Career
In this episode of Running Out The Clock, Joseph Craven talks about How ridiculous Amar’e and Carmelo are being, how bad the Knicks are, and whether the Mavs are benefitting by signing Stoudamire. He also takes a lot of questions from Twitter about cricket!
Check out ROTC Live From The Dumpster That Carmelo Is Convinced Is A Nightclub!
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It may be the off-season in the NFL but that does not mean business is off for some former Baton Rouge residents. Meanwhile, the bats are in full swing and one former Lady Tiger is transitioning into the coaching world like only she can. Plus, an update on the course from a charitable alum . And I bet you can’t jump farther than this leaper!
Check it out right here!
Tigers pitchers and catchers start tomorrow. Hallelujah! Means that beers and brats at the ball park aren’t too far behind. And maybe your fantasy Baseball draft is coming up. (If so, check out our friends over at numberFire to help you out with your draft, and get some pretty good info!) So, here is a preview of the team that hopefully I’ll be heading down to see a few times this year. Your 2014 AL Central Division Champion Detroit Tigers.
The Lead Off
The American League West will provide both entertainment and heartbreaks, high hopes and dashed dreams, and in September a contender for the World Series. Continue reading THE LEAD OFF: A.L. WEST Edition 2