Tale Of The Tape: 2009 New Jersey Nets vs. 2008 Detroit Lions

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Well, it finally happened. The New Jersey Nets have finally made their mark on the NBA and have done it in spectacular fashion. The 2009 Nets have now broken the league mark for futility to open a season and now sport record-shattering mark of 0-18. So just where do the Nets ...

Link Dump! Brought To You By The Ultimate Warrior

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

I remember Matt Millen as an analyst in his pre-Detroit days. He didn't suck. But since then, can anyone really hire the guy to analyze NFL football and keep their credibility? Oh right, it's NFL broadcasts. They don't have any credibility to begin with - With Leather It's an even 50 ...

Carrie Prejean Bikini Picture and the Afternoon Headlines

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

No this is not just an excuse to throw up a picture of 2009's Miss California Carrie Prejean. Sure she's gorgeous and is in the news after totally flubbing her answer to a question about gay marriage at this weekend's Miss USA Pageant, but did you know she's also a ...

The Year of The Loser

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Way back in '08, we here at Rumors and Rants proclaimed it the Greatest Year in Sports History. I know what you are thinking -- big deal. So did Sports Illustrated and ESPN and everyone else who makes widespread proclamations. Only we made the call in July. Basically, when something's up, ...

Kyle Orton Reminds Us Just How Awful the Lions Remain

Monday, October 6th, 2008

Yep, we totally agree that mercifully firing Matt Millen was both a long time coming and much needed. But that obviously doesn't change anything that's going on with the Detroit Lions. That is particularly obvious when you let Bears quarterback Kyle Orton roll you up for 334 yards in the air ...

We Can’t Wait For The Fall

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

While the summer is great and all, it kind of sucks on the sports front. Everything slows down to a crawl with the lengthy basketball playoffs and the slow-paced trudge that are the dog days of the baseball season. But just around the bend is what likely comprises the greatest ...