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Archive for July 22nd, 2010

Ryne Sandberg Is Ready to Make the Jump to the Majors

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

After his 40th season in major league baseball when you combine his time as a player and a manager, Lou Piniella has decided to call it a career. He was extremely successful throughout his time and has three championship rings, but it’s fair to say that Sweet Lou never lived ...

Want To Hear Some Fresh Perspectives On The NBA? Take A Listen To Ex-Journeyman Turned Writer, Paul Shirley

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Here's an interview with a former NBA player that you may or may not be aware of. Paul Shirley, a self-proclaimed nerd and former journeyman, was previously writing for ESPN about a wide range of topics - the game, his experiences traveling the world overseas to hoop, and other pop-culture ...

Kurt Warner: “The itch has not come back one bit”

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

For the past couple of years, the Cardinals have been a playoff team and one of the most potent offenses in the NFL. A big reason for their success was the play of Kurt Warner, who resurrected his career in the desert. Not only did Warner put up gaudy numbers ...

Cliff Lee Keeps On Playing The Game of Musical Chairs

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

To say that Cliff Lee has been on the move recently would be an understatement.  Since the start of last season, Lee has played for four teams, the Indians, Phillies, Mariners, and Rangers.  Even after all of that he may not be done moving yet because he will become a ...

Brad Miller Wants to Be the Vlade Divac For the Rockets…(Minus the Flopping)

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Last year the Houston Rockets playoff hopes took a huge hit before the season even started when the Rockets found out that they would have to play the entire 2009-2010 campaign without their best player. This was a huge blow to a team that had very high expectations. But despite ...

Shawne Merriman: “I am a San Diego Charger until I am told otherwise.”

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Since coming out of college and bursting onto the NFL scene in ‘05, Shawne Merriman has been one of the most feared and dominant defensive players in the league.  Nicknamed “Lights Out” for his antics after a sack or making a big play, Merriman was able to stay healthy and ...

After Tumultuous Offseason, LaMichael James Looks Toward Future

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

It's been quite the year for LaMichael James. As he approached camp a year ago, the Oregon running back wasn't expected to have any sort of impact in the Pac 10. Instead, after LaGarrette Blount's "Punch Heard 'Round the World," James took center stage and turned out to be one ...

Matt Ryan Meets the Stars as he Turns into One

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Matt Ryan grew up watching the likes of John Elway, Michael Jordan and Wayne Gretzky. Now that Ryan's meeting them, he's realizing that they've swapped roles. Though the Atlanta Falcons quarterback is certainly not in the same realm of stardom as what some would argue are the greatest quarterback, basketball player ...