This Year’s MLB Championship Series’: A Tale of New and Old

One of my favorite times of the year in sports is finally upon us: the Major League Baseball Playoffs, and more specifically the Championship Series between the top two teams left standing in each league. The American League Series featuring relative newcomers to baseball’s biggest stage in the Kansas City Royals and Toronto Blue Jays […]

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Who are the Real NCAA’s Winners?

Are corporate sponsors, broadcasters, and the NCAA the real winners in college sports? After victorious tournaments, college athletes are celebrating their physical achievements while the “big guys” are celebrating their revenue. The NCAA as a whole makes an annual income of $6 billion, primarily due to the success and popularity of the NCAA basketball tournaments, […]

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Game of Chance or Game of Skill?

It’s time to round up the troops, or should we say the Federal Trade Commission? Daily fantasy sports have sparked a recent uproar prompting authorities to pursue regulation practices in the fantasy realm. In the past, Fantasy sports have been viewed as a harmless pastime, but now it’s starting to look more like an addiction […]

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The Blind Snap

You read that title, you immediately thought I either got the title of that film very, very wrong or that you can’t take any more Michael Oher. Good thing I’m not talking to you about Michael Oher. I’m talking to you about Jake Olson. I’m a sucker for a sob story, when serious life issues and […]

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The Danger of Football

This past Saturday, the Dawgs welcomed Southern University of Baton Rouge, Louisiana between the hedges in Sanford Stadium. Several students were at the game with their parents in honor of parent’s weekend. What started out as a successful game for the Georgia Bulldogs and great accomplishments made by several players, ended with a tragic accident […]

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Liverpool, a Changing of the Guard and the Times

Sunday was the much awaited Merseyside derby, a rivalry game between Liverpool and Everton. Two soccer clubs located a mere half mile away from each other. The game was exactly what you would expect from such a rivalry, tempers flared, goals were scored, and the game came right down to the wire with Everton threatening […]

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Moneyball

Any Atlanta resident or Atlanta sports fan is well aware of the hometown team: the Braves. The Braves are one of the most beloved sport teams in the southeast and take great pride in their loyal fan base. It is no secret that the Atlanta Braves have not had the most successful season thus far, […]

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Death in Death Valley

Saturday was a big day for College Football. From UGA vs. Alabama all the way to Notre Dame vs. Clemson, fans of all four teams across the whole country we’re flying to both Athens, Georgia and Clemson, South Carolina to see their beloved teams take on huge competition. We know Georgia didn’t do so hot, […]

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Will the Tide Bleed Red and Black?

October 3, 2015, Alabama’s Crimson Tide will be entering the University of Georgia’s Sanford Stadium as the underdog in one of the most anticipated football games the SEC has seen. Alabama and Georgia fans have some unfinished business regarding the real titleholders of the SEC championship title after the heated game back in 2012, when […]

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Third Time’s the Charm

This Saturday the Tide will roll into Athens for the first time since September 27, 2008 and the tension is going to be high. This will be the biggest game Sanford Stadium has seen all year. In 2008, Alabama came in as number 8 and completely demolished number 3 Georgia during a “blackout” that Georgia […]

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