The Long Grey Line: The Inside Story of the Resurrection of Army Football

The tears of Trent Steelman had become emblematic of the futility of West Point football for the better part of the last 30 years. Army had lost to Navy for the 11th straight time, and that streak would continue. Rich Ellerson had brought about a mollified demeanor during his five-year tenure …

College Football Playoff: Contenders and Pretenders

Alabama remains the top team in the nation, Michigan still can’t beat Ohio State, and Notre Dame solidified its standing as a legitimate playoff team. With the regular season all wrapped up, only the conference championships separate us from another enthralling bowl season. Like or dislike the committee, their decisions …

NFL Picks For Week 3

Another week, another tie, and for just the second time since 1997, there was at least one tie in consecutive weeks. For the first time ever, a player retired at halftime. There were some astounding special teams blunders, from this to that, and a perfectly-executed fake punt. Sacksonville got its revenge against the Patriots, the …

NFL Picks For Week 2

Week One did not disappoint, unless if you’re a newly hired head coach. The highly-anticipated showdown between Odell Beckham and Jalen Ramsey was ultimately won by the former, Ryan “Fitzmagic” demonstrated he very well could maintain Jameis Winston’s spot under center, and the Bills reminded us that their first playoff …