Rant Sports Podcast: 5 Things You Need To Know, March 10th, 2014

By Devin O'Barr


Jared Allen
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Welcome back to the Rant Sport Podcast! The month of March is surely flying by as we are all suffering from at least a mild case of spring fever. To try and help you out; we’ve designed this podcast for all of the brash and opinionated sports fans out there. Enjoy!


With all of the talent in the upcoming 2014 NBA Draft class, many have totally forgotten about the 2013 class. First-year player Nerlens Noel is not someone to take lightly and he will be playing his first NBA game in less than one month, which is really exciting:

Rookie Nerlens Noel Looking To Debut April 4th For Philadelphia 76ers

Rashard Mendenhall retires from the NFL and all we can think about is fantasy footballsad but true. Arizona CardinalsAndre Ellington is now a third-round pick if you ask me.

How Does Rashard Mendenhall’s Retirement Impact Fantasy Football Life of Andre Ellington?

Well folks, we may have our first major injury of spring training. Atlanta Braves starter Kris Medlen was yanked from his start on Sunday with forearm pain. Atlanta is doomed if Medlen’s forearm pain is serious:

Atlanta Braves Rumors: Will Kris Medlen’s Injury Put Them in the Market For a Starter?

Chicago Bulls fans are getting greedy. I know, Joakim Noah and company topped the Miami Heat on Sunday and looked good doing so, but don’t fool yourself: this Miami team will stomp Chicago come the postseason.

Chicago Bulls Prove They Are Serious Title Contenders in Win Over Miami Heat

NFL Free agency goes full-throttle in less than 24 hours, so it’s okay for you to be pumped. Moreover, here’s a list of 15 NFL veterans that will not be scoring big deals:

15 NFL Veterans That Won’t Land Big Free Agent Deals In 2014

Thanks for checking out the Rant Sports Podcast! Make sure you are back tomorrow so that we can comb through the first day of NFL free agency like no one else!

Devin O’Barr is the Content Commentator for RantSports.com. Follow him on Twitter @DevinOBarrRS, “Like” him on Facebook or add him to your network on Google.

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