Book Review – The Ones Who Hit The Hardest By Chad Millman and Shawn Coyne

The Ones Who Hit The Hardest By Chad Millman and Shawn Coyne I’ve always been a fan of history, whether that means the Civil War, the invention of baseball, or the first computer. Anything that predates what I can remember from having lived it, I’ve always been a fan. When it comes to sports books I’ve read(…)

2011 Fantasy Football Cheat Sheet – With Tiers

We put together a cheat sheet for all you that have Fantasy Football drafts coming up.  We did the rankings in tiers, for instance, there isn’t a huge difference between Tom Brady and Drew Brees, so there is no need to stretch a pick in order to get them if you can get them on(…)

2011 NFL Draft – First Rounds Results

Pick Team Player Pos College 1 Carolina Panthers Cam Newton QB Auburn 2 Denver Broncos Von Miller LB Texas A&M 3 Buffalo Bills Marcell Dareus DT Alabama 4 Cincinnati Bengals A.J. Green WR Georgia 5 Arizona Cardinals Patrick Peterson CB LSU 6 Atlanta Falcons Julio Jones WR Alabama 7 San Francisco 49ers Aldon Smith DE(…)

2011 NFL Draft Rookie Signing Status

2011 NFL Draft Rookie Signing Status 0 of 0 players signed Sort by Overall | Team | College Conference | College | Position | Last 7 DaysSort by First Round Only | Second | Third | Fourth | Fifth | Sixth | Seventh Check out the 2010 Rookie Signings

MLB 2k11 for PS3 Giveaway

The folks at 2kSports were kind enough to give us a copy of MLB 2k11 for PS3 to giveaway.  So we are going to keep it simple. Leave a baseball prediction in the comments below, Fill out the form, and voila you are entered.  Super Bonus entry for anyone who follows @backseatfan and retweets the(…)

Top Spin 4 (PS3)

You all know how you loved playing wii tennis when that came out?  Well imagine Wii tennis on steroids, with great graphics, then you have the essence of Top Spin 4. The gameplay in Top Spin is great for a tennis game.  It feels like the old school Top Spin games that we all grew up loving,(…)

2011 MLB Opening Day Starters

Thursday, March 31, 2011 TEAMS TIME (ET) PITCHERS Detroit at NY Yankees 1:05 PM Verlander vs Sabathia Atlanta at Washington 1:05 PM Lowe vs Hernandez Milwaukee at Cincinnati 2:10 PM Gallardo vs Volquez LA Angels at Kansas City 4:10 PM Weaver vs Hochevar San Diego at St. Louis 4:15 PM Stauffer vs Carpenter San Francisco at(…)

410 lb Former Sumo Wrestler Completed LA Marathon

Kelly Gneiting, a former Sumo Wrestler, set out to be the heaviest person to finish a marathon, and he did it. Gneiting set a Guinness World Record for the “Heaviest Person to Complete a Marathon”. He completed the LA Marathon with a time of 9:48:52. Congrats to Kelly and his accomplishment.

Anthony Robles Wins NCAA Wrestling National Championship at 125 lbs

Anthony Robles of Arizona State won the NCAA wrestling National Championship at 125 lbs vs. Matt McDonough of Iowa. This is a really inspiring story, Anthony Robles was born with only one leg and has won a National Championship. Anthony started wrestling his freshman year in high school, with no prior wrestling experience. He has(…)

Top Spin 4 Legends Trailer

The Top Spin 4 release date is almost upon us! Check out the trailer, Top Spin 4 brings back some great tennis legends. And the Mullet! Top Spin 4 has an All-Star Cast of Modern and Legend Players, over 42 different courts to play on, and authentic tennis movements. Should be a great play on(…)

Blake Griffin One-handed Alley-oop

This is an amazing one handed alley-oop by Blake Griffin vs the Boston Celtics. And it is still a better dunk than the over the car dunk during the All Star Dunk Contest. Since I am on the subject… This is how easy the over the car dunk us… kind of… The more I watch(…)

LeBron James INSANE No Look Pass

LeBron James recovers a blocked shot, and throws a crazy no look pass to Erick Dampier. Not really sure how he saw him. Maybe he was watching a reflection somewhere, or a tv, because that was a crazy accurate no look pass.

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