Hammond: Are O'Brien's Standards For Texans Franchise QB Too High?On Jay Cutler's breakout season, the treatment of media at the University of Missouri, Bill O'Brien's standards for franchise QBs, Jose Reyes' domestic violence arrest, Rex Ryan's jab at the Jets and Wes Welker signing with the Rams.
Don’t Overlook Most Significant Message At MissouriThe university of Missouri and the social media mafia will celebrate and chalk up the president’s resignation as a victory for race relations. Those are self-absorbed, agenda-driven, myopic projections. I predict the events at Mizzou will be remembered years from now as the events that forever changed college athletics, not race relations.
College Football Spotlight: The Playoff Begins NowThe College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.
5 Must Watch College Football Games This WeekendAfter a crazy week 6 in college football in which we saw 11 of the Top 25 ranked teams lose, week 7 is also poised to burst a lot of playoff hopes for many teams.
Houston Area Prospect, Michael Sam, Looks To Become First Openly Gay NFL PlayerHouston Area native Michael Sam looks to knock down a wall in the NFL. He could become the first openly gay NFL player if he's drafted this May.
Musicians + Sports: David Nail Reveals His Dream Sports JobA native of the tiny town of Kennett, Missouri, Nail's well-documented love of sports is a very close second to music in his heart, always rooting for teams that hail from his home state.
College Football Spotlight: Ohio State A Win Away From BCS Title Shot, Whether SEC Likes It Or NotIf Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.
Missouri Coach Frank Haith Suspended Five Games
Missouri Vs. Governor PerryRepublican Texas Gov. Rick Perry warns that unless Missouri lawmakers override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of an income tax cut, he won't be the only governor trying to lure business from Missouri.
Rothstein: Thursday's NCAA Tournament Primer; Picks, Upset Alert & MoreOklahoma State had a terrific season, but got by far the toughest draw out of any five-seed in the bracket. Keep an eye on Oregon.
Rothstein: 68 Reasons To Be Excited For The NCAA TournamentLouisville's pressure. Jim Boeheim's postgame press conferences. HAVOC. Coach K's drive for five. Get pumped, people -- it's tourney time!
Rothstein: 5 Teams That Can Break Open A Bracket; Colorado, Cal & MoreThe Buffaloes have NCAA Tournament experience and really defend. Colorado is good enough to win two games in the field of 68.