Browsing Rivalries

Seahawks vs 49ers – Pete Carroll Actually Compliments Jim Harbaugh

Posted on 11 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

Fans often want blood and hate spewing between two rivals. Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks didn’t deliver when speaking about Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers, maybe knowing that they no longer pose a threat. More

49ers vs Seahawks – The End of a Rivalry?

Posted on 10 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

Rivalries never really end. They get stalled, evolve, change. The Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers have been going at it for the last three seasons with more than just division pride at stake. However, this season, with Colin Kaepernick playing like a sub par quarterback and Jim Harbaugh on the verge of leaving, it’s not surprising that it feels like a change is going to come. More

College Football – SEC Didn’t Want Texas A&M to Play Texas so They Sent Arkansas Instead

Posted on 8 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

The best currently defunct rivalry in college football is the one between Texas and Texas A&M. It seems the SEC had done everything in its power and succeeded in preventing the two schools from playing each other in a bowl game this season, which instead will be a chance for Arkansas to revive their fierce rivalry with the Longhorns. More

Premier League Big Wins Don’t Mean Nothing

Posted on 29 Oct, 2011, by in Soccer

Life Goes on, even after 8-2 losses, as Robin Van Persie’s hat trick at Stamford Bridge in the 5-3 Arsenal win over Chelsea proved, or Chicharito’s sting for Manchester United, beating Everton 1-0, six days after their 6-1 loss at home to Manchester City. More

Jose Mourinho vs Barcelona – A Special Tale

Posted on 29 Apr, 2011, by in Featured

The Champions Leauge match at the Bernabeu and Jose Mourinho’s comments after the match have brought Bacelona-Real Madrid-Mourinho battlefield to new highs, or lows, depends on how you look at it. More

Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi and Tennis Nostalgia

Posted on 1 Mar, 2011, by in Tennis

Watching the pictures of Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi from their match in the Madison Square Garden last night got me thinking. About rivalries, about the past, about the future, and about the Federer-Nadal rivalry. More