Rays Perfecting Small Money Winning, While Bay Area Population Perfects Indifference

3/16/10 in MLB   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

One member of the opening day 2010 Tampa Bay Rays will have an impact on a contending team down the stretch. Carl Crawford is that player. Will it ...

South Florida Will Miss Matt Grothe But Never Forget Him

9/23/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Matt Grothe Era Will Be Remembered As 'The Good Old Days' That 80-3 win over a Division II school in the inaugural South Florida Bulls football ...

Will USC Roll to Another PAC-10 Title? Can Will Ferrell Ever Make Another Funny Sports Movie? Same Answer.

8/30/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

This is part 7 in an 8-part series. Here are the earlier ones, if you missed them: Part 1: Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In...

Is Nebraska Defensive Tackle Ndamukong Suh The Best Player In The Big 12? [8 Burning Questions]

8/12/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

This is part 6 in an 8-part series. Here are the earlier ones, if you missed them: Part 1: Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In...

Is The Big East More Than Just A Basketball Conference? [8 Burning Questions]

8/9/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

This is part 5 in an 8-part series. Check out the rest of them here: Part 1: Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In 2008? Part 2...

Will Urban Meyer And The Florida Gators Be As Hungry This Year As They Were In 2008? [8 Burning Questions]

8/6/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

This is part 4 in an 8-part series. Check out the rest of them here: Part 1: Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In 2008? Part 2...

Will Ohio St. QB Terrelle Pryor Be Able To Live Up To The Hype In His Sophomore Season? [8 Burning Questions]

8/5/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

This is part 3 of an 8-part series. Part 1: Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In 2008? Part 2: Can Texas Tech Reload...

Can Texas Tech Reload After Losing Graham Harrell And Michael Crabtree? [8 Burning Questions]

8/2/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Editor's note: This is part 2 in an 8-part series. Part 1 can be found here. I thank Bill C for graciously agreeing to help me with this se...

Can The Big Ten Bounce Back From A Disastrous Season In 2008? [8 Burning Questions]

8/2/09 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Editor's Note: This is the first in an 8-part series by Mark and Bill. Keep an eye out for the others, which we will be posting daily, on week...

Who Will Be the Winners (besides Player$ and Their Agent$) and Losers In The 2009 NFL Draft?

4/25/09 in NFL   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

While dawdling our way to 4pm EST, let's discuss the possible winners and losers in today's NFL Draft. Already the Lions are leading the ...

Are The Buccaneers For Sale? Or Are They Just Trimming Costs For Kicks?

2/26/09 in NFL   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Derrick Brooks is gone. So too: Warrick Dunn, Joey Galloway, Cato June, and Ike Hilliard. That’s the headline that has every Buccaneers fa...

Your NFL Free Agency Primer, Or "How I Learned To Stop Whining And Start Loving Drew Rosenhaus and Tom Condon"

2/16/09 in NFL   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Here’s your NFL fix for those of you not married to NASCAR, the NBA, NHL or baseball. Free agency and all the pining and cajoling of fans for...

John Lynch Retires; NFL Offensive Players Will Get Lower Insurance Premiums

11/17/08 in NFL   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Friendly Fire. That's what former teammate Warren Sapp called him. John Lynch will be destroying no more. Number 47 has called it a career...

The 76ers Are Just Glad Tampa Bay Doesn't Have an NBA Team

10/22/08 in MLB   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Philadelphia: Tampa Bay's sports teams personal bitch. January 19, 2003            &n...

Set To Stampede Remaining Doubters

8/5/08 in NCAAF   |   MarkTheShark   |   590 respect

Suggested Team Slogan: Daaaaaaaaa Bulls! DaBulls! DaBulls! DaBulls! What was learned in 2007  Finally, after going to places like Tusca...