2012-2013 AFC North Season Preview

Cleveland Browns Rookies

Who will win the AFC North?  Will the Browns surprise in 2012?  Will one of last years 3  AFC North playoff teams regress?  Find out how your team did in this 2012-2013 AFC North Season Preview. Pittsburgh Steelers 12-4 Outside […]

Rant Sports Initial 2013 NFL Mock Draft

Collin Klein

  My initial 2013 NFL Mock Draft is based off of the 2012 Rant Sports NFL Power Rankings plus the potential playoff match ups that could unfold. 1. Minnesota Vikings select USC QB Matt Barkley In the rare event that the Vikings finish with the […]

2012 MLB Draft National League Draft Grades

Stanford ace Mark Appel was the top prospect in this year’s MLB Draft.  FInd out what grades I gave the National League Teams. National League East Draft Grades Atlanta Braves, A Grade: Hometown pitchers Lucas Sims and Alex Wood help […]

2012 MLB Draft American League Draft Grades

Mike Zunino

Mike Zunino was the clear cut #1 catcher in the 2012 MLB Draft.  Which team took him in the 2012 MLB Draft? American East Draft Grades Baltimore Orioles, B Grade: The Orioles made some solid picks.  Kevin Gausman and Dylan […]

2012 MLB Mock Draft

Jim Swartz-USA TODAY Sports

The 2012 MLB Draft takes place on Jun. 4, 2012. The MLB Draft is becoming more vital for teams with low budget payrolls.  The San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals are two perfect examples of ball clubs building through the draft. Stanford pitcher Mark Appel […]

2012 NFL Draft Day 1 Grades

Riley Reiff

Iowa Left Tackle Riley Reiff was projected to be a top 10 pick.  Reiff fell to the Detroit Lions at 23 overall.  Reiff was hands down the best value pick in round 1.  Pittsburgh got a good consolation prize with […]

2012 NFL Mock Draft: Day 1 Edition

Brian Spurlock-USA Today

1983 was the year of the quarterback.  Nearly 30 years later, a Stanford Cardinal quarterback is destined to be drafted by the Indianapolis Colts once again.  This time, the Colts will keep the Stanford quarterback rather than trading him on draft day. Similar […]

New York Giants Offseason Outlook

Super Bowl 46 MVP

Eli Manning won his second Super Bowl.  Now Eli has one more title than his older brother.  The Giants pick 32nd in the 2012 NFL Draft. Free Agency Recap The New York Giants added Martellus Bennett at tight end.  New […]

New England Patriots Offseason Outlook

Tom Brady's 2012 Offense

The New England Patriots have had a record of 21-3 in the regular season since I did my first Patriots piece for Rant Sports following a tough loss to the Cleveland Browns back in 2010.  Congrats to the New York […]

San Francisco 49ers Offseason Outlook

Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh took the San Francisco 49ers team to the NFC Title game in his first year after leaving Stanford.  The only way this personal achievement gets topped is if Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck one ups the ole ball coach […]

Baltimore Ravens Offseason Outlook

Joe Flacco

In 2008, Ozzie Newsome looked like a rocket scientist with a doctorate from Harvard after trading down with Jacksonville to obtain Joe Flacco while Jacksonville reached for Derrick Harvey with a top 10 pick.  The Delaware signal caller has helped […]

Green Bay Packers Offseason Outlook

Aaron Rodgers Super Bowl 45

Aaron Rodgers helped lead a Green Bay Packers team depleted with injuries to a Super Bowl 45 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers.  Green Bay had the coaching staff return and a healthier team.  With a 13-0 regular season, a perfect […]