Rant Sports Podcast: 5 Things You Need To Know, March 28th, 2014

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No one on the face of the planet; and I mean no one, is flying higher than the Dayton Flyers fan base. The “Cinderella team” from Ohio is still dancing and has a 2014 National Title on its mind:

Dayton Flyers Beginning to Look Like Genuine National Title Contenders

Miguel Cabrera just got paid. Actually, $248 million to be correct. Naturally,a lot of baseball folks are bashing the Detroit Tigers. Hey, its a risk worth taking because this guy can hit any pitch at any time at the MLB level.

Miguel Cabrera Extension Is Awful Deal For Detroit Tigers

Moving on, Cabrera’s huge new contract does put the rest of MLB in a tough spot. For example; you know fellow slugger Chris Davis is going to be seeing dollar signs come 2016 when he hits the open market. Baltimore Orioles fans might want to be careful:

Baltimore Orioles Should Let Chris Davis Walk in 2016 If He Wants Miguel Cabrera-Like Money

Andrew Wiggins has a payday coming too, but just how much longer will he wait? The Kansas Jayhawks fan base would love to have him back in 2014, and the forward says he is 50/50 for the 2014 NBA Draft:

5 Reasons Why Andrew Wiggins Should Stay At Kansas, Avoid 2014 NBA Draft

The Portland Trail Blazers have sputtered in the second-half of the year, but now that Portland has LaMarcus Aldridge back — look out! Man, the Western Conference playoffs are going to be special this year!

LaMarcus Aldridge Returns to Action, Greatly Improves Trail Blazers Chances

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