Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) San Francisco wins game 7 at Kansas City 3-2
3) Madison Bumgarner is the World Series MVP
4) First loss for home team in game 7 in the last nine game 7’s, last team was the 1979 Pirates

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: New Orleans Saints (3-4) @ Carolina Panthers (3-4-1), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: New York Jets (1-7) @ Kansas City Chiefs (4-3), Noon/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: St. Louis Rams (2-5) @ San Francisco 49ers (4-3), 3:05 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) 2 Florida State Seminoles (7-0, 4-0 ACC) @ 25 Louisville Cardinals (6-2, 4-2 ACC), 6:30 pm/ESPN
3) Troy Trojans (1-7, 1-3 Sun Belt) @ Georgia Southern Eagles (6-2, 5-0 Sun Belt), 6:30 pm/ESPNU
4) College Gameday is in Morganstown, West Virginia

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) NHL scoreboard
3) NBA scoreboard
4) dumb (congrats Giants but still bitter)

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


Game seven tonight is a rematch of game three in San Francisco as Jeremy Guthrie faces Tim Hudson.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series Game 7 (Series Tied 3-3): San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7:07 pm/FOX
3) Tim Hudson v. Jeremy Guthrie
4) Final game of 2014 is tonight at Kauffman Stadium for the commissioners trophy 

Second Quarter: NHL/NBA

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Detroit Red Wings (4-2-2, 10 pts) @ Washington Capitals (4-2-2, 10 pts), 6:30 pm
3) NBA scoreboard
4) ESPN Wednesday Night DH: Bulls @ Knicks 7 pm; Thunder @ Trail Blazers 9:30 pm

Third Quarter: MLS Playoffs

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Knockout Games – East: New York Red Bulls v. Sporting Kansas City 10/30;West: FC Dallas v. Vancouver Whitecaps 10/29
3) East Playoff Match-ups: DC United v. NYRB/SKC winner, New England Revolution v. Columbus Crew
4) West Playoff Match-ups: Seattle Sounders v. FCD/VAN winner, LA Galaxy v. Real Salt Lake
Stoppage Time) Playoff Predictions – Red Bulls over Sporting, DC over Red Bulls, Revolution over Crew, DC over Crew; FC Dallas over Vancouver, Sounders over FC Dallas, Galaxy over RSL, Galaxy over Sounders; MLS Cup: Galaxy over Crew

Fourth Quarter:  Midweek Links

1) Stewart Mandel’s mailbag 10/29
2) Yordano Ventura and deception
3) Game 7 factors
4) CFP25: Week 1

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Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

Game 6 will feature a rematch between Jake Peavy (l.) and Yordano Ventura.
Tonight is the sixth game of the World Series, can Jake Peavy pitch SF to another title or will Yordano Ventura get it to game seven? Photo by USAT/SI

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Three keys for the Royals to survive
3) Kansas City can draw on experience from … Omaha
4) Rany on the Royals Monday post

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: Campaigning for and against one loss teams
2) Expect plenty of SEC in tonight’s first CFP poll
3) George Schroeder on why weekly CFP polls are a bad thing (I agree)
4) Matt Hinton puts a bow on week 9: The last contender falls back to the pack

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Ummm Jerry
2) SI.com plays mock GM for today’s NFL trade deadline
3) MMQB, did Dallas mishandle the Romo injury?
4) NFL playoff picture

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Biggest NBA questions for 2014-15
2) MLS scoreboard, NBA scoreboard and NHL scoreboard
3) Tiers of the NBA by Zach Lowe
4) More issues for the Washington football team

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Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


RIP Oscar Taveras.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1. MLB scoreboard & World Series schedule
2. World Series Game 6 (SF 3-2): San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7 pm/FOX
3. Off day with the series heading back to Kansas City
4. Game 6 starters: Jake Peavy v. Yordano Ventura

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Too Early Playoff Final 4 Teams: 1. Mississippi State (7-0, 4-0 SEC), 2. Florida State Seminoles (7-0, 4-0 ACC), 3. Marshall Thundering Herd (8-0, 4-0 CUSA) 4. Oregon (7-1, 4-1 PAC-12)
2. Surprise Team(s) of the Weekend – Illinois beating Minnesota 28-24, Gophers were 3-0 in B1G while Illini were 0-3
3. Letdown Team of the Weekend – Texas Tech losing TCU 82-27
4. 4Q Top 5: 1. Mississippi State (7-0) 2. Florida State (7-0) 3. Michigan State (7-1) 4. Oregon (7-1) 5. Kansas State (6-1)

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: Washington R_______ (2-5) @ Dallas Cowboys (6-1), 7:30 pm/ESPN
2. Most Impressive Win – Lions 22-21 over Falcons in London, Detroit trailed 21-0
3. Worst Loss – Colts loss 51-34 at the Steelers
4. Surprise of the Weekend – Patriots beating the Bears 51-23

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: New era for NBA Countdown
2. Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras killed in a car wreck Sunday in the Dominican Republic
3. Andy Staples Pork, Pass and Kick: Week 9
4. How the Giants took a 3-2 lead, by Jonah Keri

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the weekend


Jeremy Guthrie and Tim Hudson make their World Series debuts.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series (Series Tied 1-1): Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants, 7:07/FOX
3) Tonight’s starters Jeremy Guthrie v. Tim Hudson
4) Game 4 – Jason Vargas v. Ryan Vogelsong/Game 5 – James Shields v. Madison Bumgarner

Second Quarter: CFB Games to Watch this Weekend

1) CFB Scoreboard
2) 22 West Virginia Mountaineers (5-2, 3-1 Big XII) @ Oklahoma State Cowboys (5-2, 3-1 Big XII), 2:30 pm/ESPN
3) 3 Ole Miss Rebels (7-0, 4-0 SEC) @ 24 LSU Tigers (6-2, 2-2 SEC), 6:15 pm/ESPN
4) 20 USC Trojans @ 19 Utah Utes, 9 pm/FOX Sports 1

Third Quarter: NFL Week 8 Games

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) 4Q AFC Game of the Week: Indianapolis Colts (5-2) @ Pittsburgh Steelers (4-3), 3:25 pm/CBS
3) 4Q NFC Game of the Week: Philadelphia Eagles (5-1) @ Arizona Cardinals (5-1), 3:05 pm/FOX
4) 4Q Game to Avoid: Minnesota Vikings (2-5) @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-5), Noon/FOX

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Scoreboards: MLS and NHL
2) PGA President steps down
3) More offense to come?
4) Jonah Keri on the Joe Maddon

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2014 Posts: 203

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you


Royals evened up the series at 1-1 but Salvador Perez and Hunter Strickland was a postgame talking point. Game three is Friday night.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series Game 3 (Series Tied 1-1): Kansas City Royals @ San Francisco Giants, 7:07 pm/FOX
3) Jeremy Guthrie v. Tim Hudson
4) Series shifts to AT&T Park for games three-five starting on Friday night

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: San Diego Chargers (5-2) @ Denver Broncos (5-1), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Buffalo Bills (4-3) @ New York Jets (1-6), Noon/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Seattle Seahawks (3-3) @ Carolina Panthers (3-3-1), Noon/CBS

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Connecticut Huskies (1-5, 0-3 AAC) @ 18 East Carolina Pirates (5-1, 2-0 AAC), 6 pm/ESPNU
3) Miami (FL) Hurricanes (4-3, 1-2 ACC) @ Virginia Tech Hokies (4-3, 1-2 ACC), 7 pm/ESPN
4) College Gameday is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) NHL scoreboard
3) Grantland’s game two recap
4) Mark Emmert has a big chance at redemption says Dan Wetzel

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


San Francisco took game one of the World Series 7-1 at Kauffman Stadium, game two tonight.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) World Series Game 2 (SF 1-0): San Francisco Giants @ Kansas City Royals, 7:07 pm/FOX
3) Jake Peavy v. Yordano Ventura
4) Can San Francisco take a 2-0 lead home or will Kansas City even the series up?

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Philadelphia Flyers (1-3-2, 4 pts) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (3-1-0, 6 pts), 6:30 pm
3) Toronto Maple Leafs @ Ottawa Senators, PPD due to tragedy in Ottawa
4) Capitals @ Oilers and Sabres @ Ducks

Third Quarter: MLS

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Supporters Shield standings: t1. Seattle Sounders/LA Galaxy 61 pts 3 D.C. United 58 pts 4. FC Dallas 54 pts
3) Top 5 East: 1. D.C. United* 58 pts 2. New England Revolution* 52 pts 3. Sporting Kansas City* 49 pts 4. Columbus Crew* 49 pts 5. New York Red Bull* 47 pts
4) Top 5 West: 1. Seattle Sounders* 61 pts 2. LA Galaxy* 61 pts 3. FC Dallas* 54 pts 4. Real Salt Lake* 53 pts 5. Vancouver Whitecaps 47 pts
* = clinched playoff berth

Fourth Quarter:  Midweek Links

1) Stewart Mandel’s mailbag 10/22
2) Michigan State starts rivalry week against Michigan
3) And an article about game one of the World Series
4) Lastly how about f’n Marlin man

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