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Battle for Eighth Spot in West Includes Everyone…Almost

Jim Folsom February 25,2017

The teams fighting for the eighth and final playoff spot in the NBA Western Conference is so tight that nearly every team in the conference is still in contention. Of course the winner of this fight will get the pleasure of being wiped out by the Gol

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High School Sports; Best Kept Secret in Your Area

Jim Folsom February 15,2017

My apologies for not keeping up with the sports world these past few months. I have been coaching high school basketball. For those of you out there who love sports but have never really participated in them, you may want to get involved in some way.

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Falcons Super Bowl Loss: Biggest Choke Ever?

Jim Folsom February 06,2017

  There have been some huge choke jobs in sports history. The 2004 New York Yankees blowing a 3-0 series lead to the Boston Red Sox in the ALCS come to mind immediately when discussing major chokes. The Northern Iowa Panthers blowing a 12 point

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College Basketball: Upsets All Around

Jim Folsom February 05,2017

In the last two weeks we have seen more top ten upsets in college basketball than we can count. It’s become an epidemic. On Saturday we saw three of them just in the Big 12 when the Iowa State Cyclones went to Allen Fieldhouse and beat the #2 K

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Gators Roll Past Kentucky for Signature Win

Jim Folsom February 05,2017

The Florida Gators have been very good all season long. They came into Saturday night’s game with the Kentucky Wildcats with a 17-5 mark. Four of those five losses were in competitive games against Gonzaga, Duke, Florida State and South Carolin

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Falcons Drub Pack to Advance to SB 51

Jim Folsom January 22,2017

The Atlanta Falcons sure closed out the Georgia Dome in style on Sunday when they hammered the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game 44-21. Both teams came out moving the football but Atlanta moved it across the goal line early and often whi

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Gamecocks Top Gators in Top 25 SEC Battle

Jim Folsom January 19,2017

The South Carolina Gamecocks picked up a big win on Wednesday over the Florida Gators in SEC basketball action. The game ended the nation’s longest streak by a team with at least one three-pointer at 843 straight games for the Gators ans they w

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Cowboys Knocked Out By Packers in a Classic

Jim Folsom January 16,2017

It took us four days if doubleheaders to get some good games in these NFL Playoffs. It was worth the wait. The game between the Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys on Sunday was a fantastic game. It had the future Hall of Fame veteran quarterback in

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City Looks Dreadful in Loss to Everton: Time to Think Champions League

Jim Folsom January 15,2017

Manchester City can forget about the Premier League. They’re out of it. in fact, if they don’t start playing better soon, they will be in the Europa League next season. They lost in embarrassing fashion on Sunday to Everton 4-0. 4-0 losse

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Florida State Back to Earth After Losing to Heels

Jim Folsom January 14,2017

The Florida State Seminoles fans are feeling pretty good about basketball these days. Their Noles are a #1 seed according to early “Bracketology” experts. But winning road games in the ACC at places like North Carolina are tough. FSU foun

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Tigers vs Tide: The Sequel Was Even Better

Jim Folsom January 11,2017

Last year the Alabama Crimson Tide beat the Clemson Tigers in a great National Championship Game. So when the two teams both made it back there this year, it was exciting to think that we might get another good game to decide the whole ball of wax ag

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Come On Clemson! Save Us From Another Saban National Championship

Jim Folsom January 09,2017

The Clemson Tigers take on the Alabama Crimson Tide tonight for the National Championship of College Football. Clemson was in this position a year ago and came up just a bit short of winning their first title since 1981. They have Deshaun Watson back

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Florida Now a Basketball State?

Jim Folsom January 07,2017

Florida has been known as a College Football State since the 1980s. Between the Miami Hurricanes, Florida Gators and Florida State Seminoles, they have won 11 National Championships since 1983 and been top five teams many many other times. With other

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While You Were Watching the Bowls; College Hoops Update

Jim Folsom January 04,2017

One bad thing about the college football bowl season is that we are so wrapped up in college football is we miss some big college basketball games. You may not have noticed, but there were some really good non-conference games and even a few big conf

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Big Ten Over Rated as Usual

Jim Folsom January 02,2017

It’s become a New Year’s tradition. Watching the Big Ten get bowl game beatdowns. This year has been no exception.  We thought the Big ten was the best conference in the nation all season long with four teams ranked in the Top Ten and ne

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