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Aldon Smith Arrested

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

Not even a week after losing the biggest game of his career thus far, San Francisco 49ers linebacker was charged with DUI. The rookie was driving in Miami Beach, Florida when he was pulled over and arrested Saturday morning. He was held on $1,000 bail. For some reason, this seems to happen all the time. Can we put it in …

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Greg Schiano Heads to NFL

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

As a Rutgers student, one of the best parts of being here is Rutgers Football coached by Greg Schiano. He turned the entire team around and made us bowl worthy almost every year of his contract. Rutgers almost won the Big East this year for the first time in the school’s history. The saying is true. All good things must …

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Basketball Deals

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

Out of the West Coast, there was some good news for Timberwolves and Nuggets fans. Two large deals were negotiated today. Out of Denver, news has sparked that Danilo Gallinari signed a contract for four years. He is reported to be making around $42 million. Gallinari was traded to the Nuggets from the New York Knicks in the mega deal …

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Fielder Sweepstakes is Over

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

After a very long wait, the Price Fielder watch is finally over. With an offseason that was all about top free agents getting the most money possible Fielder’s signing was no exception. Fielder’s offseason rumors were mild at best, overshadowed by the monumental signings by both the Marlins and the Angels. However, it appears Fielder has found his home in …

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Will The Gronk Be Ready for Super Bowl Sunday?

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-6z3TG0RFo&w=560&h=315] Too many Patriots fans, this all they are thinking about. Will Rob Gronkowski be 100% when they play the New York Giants on February 5th in Indianapolis. The superstar tight end has been one of the biggest weapons for Tom Brady. If he is unable to play at at least 80%, then this is a huge advantage for …

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Another One of the Core 4 Retires

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Too absolutely no one’s surprise, Jorge Posada officially ended his 17 year career. In that time he had won five World Series championships all for the New York Yankees. He ends his career on one of the worst years of his career in which he was batting ninth at one time an even benched. In his press conference, he thanked …

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D’Antoni’s future in jeopardy?

In Basketball by Ashleigh Binder

With the New York Knicks losing six in a row, it was only a matter of time as to when fingers were going to be pointed. Of course we can all blame the players not playing like the professionals they should be. However, maybe it is more than that. Maybe it is the coaching that is to blame. I have …

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The Kick that Ended it All

In Football by Ashleigh Binder

Wow. What a game for that really fell on one person’s foot. The Baltimore Ravens season has officially ended after losing the New England Patriots 23-20. The Ravens were within the 20-yard line, but could not get it in the end zone so they turned to their kicker Billy Cundiff to tie it up. Well, all did not go as …

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BBWAA awards Recap

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

Last night was the annual Baseball Writers Association of America awards ceremony in New York City. This is where the MVP, Cy Young, Rookie of the Year, etc. awards are given out to their recipients. The most controversial award of the night was the NL MYP winner Ryan Braun. Braun recently tested positive for performance enhancing drugs in an offseason …

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RIP JoePa

In College Sports, Football by Ashleigh Binder

It brings me great sadness to write this post and announce the death of a true legend. Joe Paterno, the legendary head football coach for PennState over 46 years has finally passed away. It was reported that his health was failing yesterday and was living on a ventilator. As disgraceful as his firing may have been, no one can take …