My Sports Superstition: The Lucky Jersey

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. As sports fans, we all have our wacky, goofy, crazy, and entirely justifiable superstitions.…

My Sports Wishes: Basically Just #MenlykOut

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. A few years ago, my list of “sports wishes” was a very long one. I wanted…

My First Sports Love: The Detroit Red Wings

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. We all remember our first sports love. It was the moment when sports became more than…

My First Heartbreak: 1990 World Cup Final

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. We all have that one moment, the one where we knew. This certainty applies to many…

My Most Hated Sports Team: The Montreal Canadiens

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. Sometimes, when it comes to sports fandom, it’s more fun to cheer against other teams than…

My Sports Tradition: Spring Training

This is an entry in Fangirlish’s What Sports Mean To Me series, where our writers discuss memorable sports moments and how sports have impacted their lives. The only good thing about the NFL season coming to an end with the Super Bowl…

Super Bowl LIII Pick ‘Em: Patriots vs. Rams

Another Super Bowl. And another Super Bowl where 31 franchises collectively unite in hatred of the dynasty that is the New England Patriots. It’s a story we’ve seen before. It’s a story we think we can assume the ending. But this…

NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 9

So we are at the halfway point of the NFL season. I’d like to say things are a lot clearer now but when you have teams you expect to lead the division (Packers) not and then teams you never would…

NFL Winners & Losers: Week 8

In Week 8 of the NFL, we got some real tricks and some real treats. The tricks? The Baltimore Ravens fooling us into thinking they’re a contender right now. The Giants, 49ers, and Bills. Hue Jackson and Todd Haley getting…

NFL Winners & Losers: Week 7

The NFL continues to be the most up-and-down professional league right now as week in and week out provides new looks that might very well change in less than 7 days time. The Kansas City Chiefs didn’t waste any time…

NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 7

Week 7 arrives this weekend in the NFL season and the picture is getting clearer for some teams while others are still trying to find their way. Some things – Aaron Rodgers carrying the Packers, the Patriots scoring points by…

NFL Winners & Losers: Week 6

If you’re a fan of defense, this week — and quite frankly this season — is not for you. Look no further than the Patriots/Chiefs Sunday Night Football game, where there was a total of 83 points scored. Then you…

NFL 2018: Week 6 Pick ‘Em

Week 6 of the 2018 NFL season is here and I’m going to let everyone in on a little fact. The NFL is unpredictable. Who would have expected the Chiefs to be the best team in the NFL? Who would…

NFL Week 6: Five Must-Watch Games

Welcome to week 6! The NFL has been treating us to some interesting games, surprising defeats, and unexpected division leaders. Week 6 promises to bring us more of the same, and I couldn’t be more excited. With the first month…

NFL Winners & Losers: Week 5

How you feeling Panthers fans? What about you Packers fans? Well, only one of those fanbases feels remotely good following their kicker’s performance in another wild Week 5 of the NFL. Graham Gano hit a 63-yard game-winning field goal that…

NFL 2018 Contenders or Pretenders: First Quarter Edition

We’re now four weeks into the 2018 NFL season, and after a quarter in the books there’s been some surprising revelations in the form of winning football teams. Last year’s 5-11 Chicago Bears now lead the NFC North at 3-1.…

NFL Winners and Losers: Week 4

We’re now one quarter into the 2018 NFL season, and while some things are beginning to settle in as fact — how the Los Angeles Rams and Kansas City Chiefs are the Super Bowl favorites, how the Bears defense is…

NFL 2018: Week 4 Pick ‘Em

Time to be honest. The NFL is unpredictable. Who would have guessed that the Bills….THE BILLS would smoke the Vikings like they did? Or that the Packers would lay a egg? Or Baker Mayfield would spark the Browns? So will…

NFL Winners and Losers: Week 3

No one is ever really safe in the NFL. Not even from the Buffalo Bills. Or the Detroit Lions. Or the Tennessee Titans. Or defenders tackling the quarterback. You get it. From Baker Mayfield’s cinematic-like debut to the reign of…

Why Patience With Mitch Trubisky Isn’t Too Much To Ask For

We’re a society that wants things instantaneously. Sports included. Sports, especially. We want our team to be good now; we want a championship now; we want our young players to show growth that takes years now. And in those rare…

Why the Buccaneers Shouldn't Put Jameis Winston Back In Just Yet

If something isn’t broken, why try to fix it? This is the model that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers need to follow when it comes to their starting quarterback. While Jameis Winston has been serving a too-light 3-game suspension following yet…