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Pick Em: Week 17 NFL Matchups

Tomorrow marks the start of week 17 in the NFL and the playoff race is heating up for some teams. So in honor of week 17, here’s our writing...

The Relationship Between The Media and the Tiger Woods DUI

The most popular story in sports right now, other than watered down Lebron-Jordan comparisons, is clearly Tiger Woods’ DUI arrest. Sizable numbers of people have expressed frustration at the...

We Need Fights in Baseball Like We Need Drugs and Sex Scandals

Wednesday night, as every sports fan knows, it was essentially an odd mix of the French Revolution and Armageddon in the baseball world. First, as an amateur-quazi-sports media member,...

Brian Sandoval’s Risky Move

Nevada governor Brian Sandoval - and the Las Vegas casinos that own him - are taking a huge bet on the National Football League coming to Sin City. The...

Rating the Committee’s Playoff Rankings

It’s that time of year again. The time of year when spasms of apoplexy dominate the college football landscape because of the ruling of a group of the enlightened...

Fear of Fan Backlash on Social Media Keeps Athletes from Speaking Out

When Muhammad Ali passed away, the whole world kneeled before the legendary boxer not because of his accomplishments inside the ring, but because of his work as an activist. He...
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Peerplays Sports Betting Could “Uberize” Industry for Millions

Sports fans who would like to wager on events, but are prevented from doing so by federal and state laws outlawing the bets in the United States, there is a technology startup which could change all of that. Peerplays sports betting could "uberize" the industry for millions of people in the US.

The Alex Reimer Controversy and Why Nuance Matters

On Thursday night, WEEI radio host Alex Reimer sent shockwaves across the sports media landscape nationally because he said on WEEI during a discussion about that Tom Brady's daughter was...
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2016 NFL Divisional Playoff Breakdown

As the weekend approaches, it is time to take a look at the Divisional playoff match-ups. The schedule holds four promising games, beginning with the New England-Kansas City game...

The Time is Now: Cap the Salaries of NCAA Coaches

It is pretty safe to say the NCAA is failing at this point, right? The legitimate rebuttals grow fewer each year and the need for reform has become more...