NFL Week 4 Picks

Ending the first quarter of the season, there is very little certainty about how this season will play out. We have seen all of the preseason favorites for the SuperBowl lose a game (or 2, Cowboys). The Chiefs are a surprising 3-0, and if the Bears can get past the NYG this week it looks…

Quick MMA Aside

Frankie Edgar vs. Gray Maynard has been announced for UFC 125. Gray Maynard is sitting at -155 right now, Edgar at +125. Those names have not been reversed. I believe a haiku is in order: Stupid ass bookies,Edgar beat Penn FUCKING TWICE,Somehow underdog. I think I’m gonna drop a crisp Jackson on Edgar out of…

NFL Week 4 Preview

Week 3 took almost everyone for a loop. The Bears toppled the Packers. The Falcons felled the Saints. The Cowboys picked up their first W over the Texans. The Rams snagged a win over the Redskins. There are only 3 unbeaten teams left in the NFL (Steelers, Bears, Chiefs) and 4 teams who have yet…

WEC 51 Picks

The WEC heads to Colorado for the first time this Thursday night and the Bang! has got your picks and analysis. Leonard Garcia (14-5-1) vs. Mark Hominick (18-8) Canadian kickboxer Mark Hominick has been on a bit of a tear since coming to the WEC, going 3-1. His last time in the cage, he recovered…

UFC 119 Picks Wrap

I’m hoping to catch a replay of the event at some point this week, and maybe I’ll post some quick thoughts on the card. However, with WEC 51 this Thursday, I’ll admittedly probably focus on that. For now, here’s what capped the night. Not sure how much longer this vid will be available though. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S12f6XUmGBI?fs=1]…

College Football Week 4 Quick Picks

#19 Miami (-175) @ Pittsburgh The Canes are coming off their loss in the Shoe and then a week off. These teams haven’t met since Miami left the Big East in 2004. The Canes lead the all-time series 21-9-1, but have won the last 6 meetings. Pitt is also coming off a bye week and…

NFL Week 3 Picks

The Chargers refused to trade Vincent Jackson to Minnesota yesterday. The deal fell through, according to sources, because SD didn’t feel they were getting full value offers of a 2nd and 4th Rd. pick (they were asking for a 2nd and 3rd). By not trading VJax before yesterday’s deadline, the Bolts condemned him to sit…

UFC 119 Picks

It’s a busy Saturday in the world of MMA with both the UFC and DREAM putting on cards.Let’s GET IT ON! Matt Mitrione (-145) vs. Joey Beltran First and foremost, Mitrione is responsible for running Kimbo Slice out of the UFC. So I’m automatically a fan of his. He is green, as this is only…

NFL Week 3 Preview

I said last week the problems on the Jets’ team were systemic and began with the coach. Then, Braylon Edwards blows a .16 on a breathalyzer while he has four other people in the car with him – including two teammates. His punishment for the DWI and endangering the lives of two other teammates (not…