Jimmy Howard, Goalie – He has had solid regular seasons, but Howard’s performance in the playoffs last season was disappointing in a first-round loss to Nashville. Howard has to be at the top of his game, especially now that all-time great defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom has retired.
The Lions are slotted to make their fourth top five pick in seven years in the NFL draft this April.
Bengals +4.5 @ Texans: Houston slid late in the season but with the talent they have on both sides of the ball look like a team that can get to the AFC Championship game.
What a difference a quarterback can make. Calvin Johnson trying to break the great Jerry Rice’s single season receiving mark.
My good friend Dennis Fithian released his bowl season selections feeling confident in his wisdom so we thought there would be no better way than for us to battle it out “Gangnum Style” as we get ready for one of the best times of the year.
By now you are looking at the bowl sheet that has been passed around the office and wondering if you will donate another ten bucks to the cause.
Heisman Trophy goes to the most outstanding player in college football.
This is the December’s #Trending.
Lions -5 vs Colts: Detroit is good enough to hang with Green Bay and Houston despite the late losses the last two weeks.
Northern Illinois -71/2 Kent State @ Ford Field: Golden Flashes story getting into the top 25 has been a great one.