Re-imagining a Franchise: The 2019 Seattle Mariners and Beyond

The 2018 Seattle Mariners made us experience just about every emotion I can think. We felt the elation and hope that “this might finally be the year we break through” and the familiar sick feelings as everything fell apart late in the year. The bats went cold, the pitching (outside of Edwin Diaz) became volatile,

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How the LA Rams gambled all-in to reach the Super Bowl… and it paid off

While the transition from laughing stock to NFL powerhouse and Super Bowl contender seemed to happen overnight for the newly minted LA Rams, the process was meticulous, risky and just what they needed to flip the switch. Owner Stan Kroenke wasn’t a fan favorite, to say the least, when he decided to move the franchise

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The Last Stylebender: Israel Adesanya is a Meme King with the skills to back it up

Nigerian-born kiwi Israel Adesanya is the UFC’s next superstar. Training out of City Kickboxing in Auckland, New Zealand, the undefeated (15-0) kickboxer-turned-MMA fighter burst onto the scene with his elite striking, extreme confidence and meme-making swagger. The Last Stylebender shot up the Middleweight rankings and dominated headlines after registering an impressive four victory campaign in

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The Peoria Sports Complex- Ground Zero for Losing and Heartbreak

There is a saying in baseball you hear every year during the first few days of spring training. “Hope springs eternal”. It describes the incredible feeling baseball fans get at the start of a new season. Feelings of hope for the new season, a feeling of relief that baseball is finally back, and an anxiousness

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Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor and His Once in a Lifetime Opportunity

In the new age of college football, the age of offensive creativity, mobile quarterbacks, and spreading multiple wide receivers out off of the line of scrimmage, Wisconsin has stayed true to their brand. For my whole life time, the Badgers have been a successful team if not elite or great – after Barry Alvarez was

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Yoel Romero is the scariest human being to never win a UFC title

After earning a silver medal at the Summer Olympic Games in Sydney nearly two decades ago, Yoel “Soldier of God” Romero turned from the wrestling mats to the cage, putting the fear of God into his opponents immediately. At the ripe age of 41 years young, Romero is still considered one of the most feared

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Gregg Berhalter Looks to Lead Yanks to New Heights

All eyes were on Gregg Berhalter last night as the United States brushed aside Panama 3-0 in the first international friendly of 2019 at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. It was Berhalter’s first match in charge of the Men’s National Team since his appointment on December 4. Berhalter is tasked with changing the culture

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