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My Wonder Years

Feb 09, 2015 55 Comments

A little over 27 years ago, I remember watching Super Bowl XXII. I also remember it because we watched the pilot episode of ‘The Wonder Years’ after the conclusion of the game. This show was the first of its kind. It was a look back at the experiences in the life of Kevin Arnold, played […]

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Kings’ Brass Must Step Up

Jan 06, 2015 3 Comments

Where have you heard these storylines before – owner inexplicably fires coach, owner meddles in personnel decisions or owner fails to understand their product and consumer? If you have a favorite sports team or have been following sports for any length of time, all three of these scenarios are familiar to you.  Whether it’s a […]

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2014 College Basketball Alphabet

Oct 24, 2014 No Comments

 With fall upon us that means the college basketball season is right around the corner.  There are many interesting storylines as the season gets ready to tip off.  We’ll have you covered for the entire season here at sports-glutton.com.  We kick off our coverage with our 2nd annual College Basketball Alphabet. A Atlantic 10– You could argue that […]

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Sweet 16 X-Factors

Mar 25, 2014 1 Comment

After an impressive opening week of the NCAA tournament, 16 teams remain trying to lay claim to the title of national champion.  We’ve highlighted 16 players who are potential X-Factors for their respective teams in their upcoming matchups.  These aren’t necessarily the best players on their teams (in some cases they are), but instead they […]

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Pack Your Bags: Why These High Seeds Will Fall First

Mar 18, 2014 1 Comment

We continue our March Madness coverage with the higher seeds.  The strategy is similar to our Cinderella teams.  Basically, we’ve selected one team from each high seed (5-1) that has the best chance to suffer an early setback in the tournament and when they are likely to lose. Here we go… The first #5 seed that […]

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Say Hello to Cinderella

Mar 17, 2014 2 Comments

Break out those brackets, as March Madness is finally upon us.  Upsets are hard to pick this time of year, but make no mistake, there is always a team looking to fill the role of Cinderella.  We’re going to roll out our March Madness coverage by giving you our upset picks by seeding.  The way […]

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By the Numbers: Here Comes the Madness

Mar 11, 2014 2 Comments

Around this time next week, a big chunk of the population will be sitting down to fill out their tournament brackets.  March Madness has reached an all-time interest from the general public and last season, the Nielson Media Research reported that the NCAA Tournament reached an average of 10.7 million viewers (most since 1994).  The […]

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