Tag: Football

Soccer, Sports

Popdose Sports: It Is Still the Beautiful Game

Don't click the TV off yet. The 2014 World Cup goes on without the U.S. Here's why it matters....

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10 Yard Fight – Ravens Vs. 49ers: Super Bowl XLVII Prediction

KJ and GG make their Super Bowl XLVII predictions. ...

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10 Yard Fight – Brothers Harbaugh

At least pretend like you haven't heard yet. There's going to be a HarBowl!...

Football, Humor, Sports

Popdose Sports: An Open Letter to Manti Te’o, from Jan Brady

Hi, Manti Te’o. It’s me, Jan Brady! I’m a sophomore at Westdale High School in California. I live with my three brothers,...

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10 Yard Fight – Divisional Weekend Predictions

GG and KJ both went 3-1 in their predictions last week. They'll try to duplicate that as they preview the NFL's divisional weekend playoff...

Sad Cleveland Browns fans with paper bags on their heads

Football, Sports

Popdose Sports: The Five Stages of Grief for a Tortured Football Fan

It isn't easy being a fan of a lousy football team. But if you can recognize the stages of grief, maybe you can help. Or not....

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10 Yard Fight – Wild Card Weekend Predictions

GG and KJ give their picks for this wild card weekend....

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10 Yard Fight – Ranking Quarterbacks 25 Years Or Younger

We rank to top 25 and under quarterbacks in the NFL today....

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10 Yard Fight – Is Colin Kaepernick QB-1 For The 49ers?

When I wrote about Alex Smith’s progress just a couple of weeks ago, it’s not like I expected the 49ers’ coaching...

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10 Yard Fight – Andrew Luck Has ColtsNation Feeling ChuckStrong!

The Indianapolis Colts are surprising football fans this season, thanks to a hotshot rookie QB and a show of strength for their coach....

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10 Yard Fight – Ranking The Super Bowl Contenders

Photo via Bleacher Report There are 32 teams in the NFL. And by my count, there are at least 11 teams that have a chance to win the...

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10 Yard Fight – Alex Smith’s Progress Report

The 49ers are 6-2 and lead the NFC West. But really, how is quarterback Alex Smith doing?...

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10 Yard Fight – The New Peyton Manning

DISCLAIMER: I have a Man Crush on Peyton Manning. I own two of his Colts jerseys (the Broncos one is currently being saved up for), a...

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10 Yard Fight – Mark Sanchez’s Right To Fight Regression

As a 49ers fan, I don’t get to see AFC teams as often as I’d like. Because of the way the NFL does the scheduling, I only...

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10 Yard Fight – Torrey Smith Outshines Ugly Referee Display

Throughout the ugliness of the officiating on Sunday night, Torrey Smith shined the brightest on a tragic day....

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10 Yard Fight – 2012-13 NFL Preview: Battle of the Birds

K-Daddy brings us his NFL preview. Better late than never....

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10 Yard Fight – 49ers Prove Last Year Was No Joke

Even after winning 13 games last year, prognosticators weren't sold on the 49ers this year. After beating Green Bay (in Green Bay), that...

Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… What I Learnt From Thine Political Conventions

I learnt t'is better to watch football, I did....

Eli Manning at Media Day

Football, Sports

Popdose Sports: Can You Call It Hype If No One Actually Reads It?

A journalist confesses the truth: There's really nothing we can tell you in Super Bowl week that you don't already know....

Football, Sports

Could Tim Tebow Be The Next Eli Manning?

Because there isn't enough discussion about Tim Tebow, Dave Lifton wonders if there's hope for him by looking at the career of Eli Manning....

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Hates a Lot of Things

Is Bob Lefsetz auditioning for Andy Rooney's old job? It would sure seem that he's looking to fill the shoes of the legendary 60 Minutes...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 17 NFL Picks

Sorry, folks.  Gamblor actually had a profitable week last week, but I’m on vacation this week so I don’t have access to the...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 16 NFL Picks

Gamblor was actually looking pretty sharp last weekend, having put together a tidy profit of about $200 by the end of the weekend....

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 15 NFL Picks

Last week, Gamblor suffered its worst beat of the year, but still almost managed to break even for the week. This week, it makes a big...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 14 NFL Picks

Away Home Spread Gamblor’s Pick Bet Amount Son of Gamblor’s Pick Bet Amount Overall Pick Overall Bet CLE at PIT -14 CLE $3.46...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 13 NFL Picks

I have to say, at this point the only positive thing I can find to say is that I’m glad I didn’t have much money left to lose...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 12 NFL Picks

I don’t even know what to say anymore.  Gamblor has effectively gone bankrupt.  After hitting a peak of +$1,910 after Week 9 last...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 11 NFL Picks

Gamblor's having a terrible season, but it's not backing down. The computer throws its lot in with the Chargers this week, hoping to claw...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 10 NFL Picks

Two weeks ago, the computer had its best week of the season, winning $264 primarily due to a big win by the Eagles.  Last week, the...

Football, Sports

Gamblor Raids Again: Week 9 NFL Picks

Last week the computer looked brilliant thanks to only one team: the Philadelphia Eagles.  The computer nailed its second-biggest bet of...