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Not Everything is About Winning 27 World Series

The 2021 MLB season is now halfway done and for the first time, New York Mets are exciting. The change in ownership has signified a new chapter in Mets baseball. Now that the Wilpons are gone, franchise owner Steve Cohen has focused on building a winning culture. That seems to be paying off as the Mets as of July 17, 2021, are in 1st place in the NL East Division. Still, the le ...

Quick History of the New York Yankees

Baseball history is filled with interesting facts that any fan loves to dwell over. As a Yankees fan, I would like to take a moment to dwell on these facts especially as a new decade is upon us. The 2020s is the first decade since the 1910s where the Yankees did not make the World Series and it's the first decade since the 1980s where the Yankees did not win the World Series. T ...

What are the Euro 2020 Guidelines on COVID-19 Schedules

UEFA will initially try to reschedule affected matches within 48-hours Sergio Busquets' positive COVID-19 test has been a reminder for all associated with the association of Euro 2020, the infection is as yet pervasive in regular daily existence and individuals need to stay cautious, however exactly what are the competition rules in regards to a group enduring a likely Schedul ...

Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Famers

With this year’s Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2021 announced, in that group is Alan Faneca who had been trying to get in for years and now he joins a long list of former Pittsburgh Steelers who are enshrined in the hallowed halls in Canton, Ohio. Of all the NFL teams, the Chicago Bears have the most men enshrined in Canton with 35. The Washington Football Team/Redskins a ...

History of UFC Champions in MMA

For the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) the month of March has begun and they are offering up perhaps their biggest month in history that will be highlighted by some great cards and five championship fights. It begins on March 6 with UFC 259 that will see champions Amanda Nunes, Jan Blachowicz, and Stipe Miocic all defending their respective weight class belts on the same ...

Best Number One Pick for Every Team in NFL Draft History

The 2021 NFL draft is approaching and the Jacksonville Jaguars are on the clock. For the first time in the team’s short history, the Jags own the league’s first overall pick in the selection process. It is the consensus of most that Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence will be this year’s number one pick and will take over at quarterback in Jacksonville. If the Jaguars in fact draft Lawr ...

Atlanta Falcons - Best Number One Pick for Every Team in NFL Draft History

The city of Atlanta landed an NFL franchise in 1966 and their very first #1 was to no surprise a quarterback named Randy Johnson out of Texas A&I University. After going through many drafts of picking QBs, it wasn’t until 2001 when the Falcons drafted the dangerous Michael Vick that they had their first franchise quarterback. These days Matt “Matty Ice” Ryan has been at the ...

Arizona Cardinals - Best Number One Pick for Every Team in NFL Draft History

This team that now calls the west coast home began their franchise history in the city of Chicago before relocating to St. Louis and then to Arizona where they have been since. With an NFL start in 1936, the Cards are one of the league’s oldest teams. Maybe this man would have been the Cardinals’ greatest first-round pick ever, but in 1965 despite being drafted by St. Louis, Al ...

Baltimore Ravens - Best Number One Pick for Every Team in NFL Draft History

As we look back on the Baltimore Ravens' first-round draft history it is important to keep in mind this team was the old Cleveland Browns before owner Art Modell moved them to Baltimore. After relocating, with their very first draft process, the Ravens had two spots in the first round and made the most of both. With the fourth overall pick, they drafted Jonathan Ogden who would ...

Buffalo Bills - Best Number One Pick for Every Team in NFL Draft History

The Bills missed a chance to go to the Super Bowl this past season by losing to the Kansas City Chiefs. Buffalo will continue to seek that elusive Lombardi Trophy that escaped their grasp four times before when they made the big dance. Those four Super Bowl teams the Bills put together dominated the AFC during that time and if not for Scott Norwood, the city of Buffalo would ha ...