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The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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Peter Alonso hit his 49th home run on Wednesday after in Denver

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Four games this Wednesday
3. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Phillies @ Phillies, 6:20 pm
4. The NL central/wildcard remains closely contested

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Tomorrow we’ve got a AFC south match-up
2. Will you watch non-kickoff Thursday Night Football?
3. Surprise during week two?
4. Jaguars-Titans just over than 24-hours away

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Notre Dame-Georgia is the game of the weekend
2. Who should be on upset alert?
3. Game that has your attention?
4. Gameday will be in Athens, Georgia

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. Gameday sign raises money for the children’s hospital in Iowa City
2. MLS table
3. MLS scoreboard
4. College edition of hard knocks to feature four schools

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2019 Posts: 188

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


Sad news out of Ames, Iowa about former golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Trevor Story might have a torn UCL
3) Judge returns for Red Sox series, beginning tonight
4) Current postseason picture

Second Quarter: NFL

1) Antonio Brown wasn’t at Steelers practice
2) FitzMagic to remain alive and well?
3) Trends starting to emerge after week two
4) Flaws to address for each 2-0 team

Third Quarter: College Football

1) College Gameday will be in Eugene, Oregon
2) Sooners have legit competition?
3) Story behind North Texas fake punt play
4) Andy Staples on Neal Brown’s giant killers

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Former Iowa State golfer found dead
2) Liverpool with the stoppage time goal
3) NFL hall of famers to boycott?
4) No winners in the Jimmy Butler rumors

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2018 Posts: 180

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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Enjoy your Labor Day

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. What’s better than one Labor Day game on ESPN? Two on this holiday
3. ESPN (Labor Day) Monday Night Baseball GM1: Red Sox @ Braves, Noon
4. ESPN (Labor Day) Monday Night Baseball GM2: Yankees @ A’s, 3 pm

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Iowa State and Nebraska both got washed out for the moment
2. Which team was the most impressive?
3. Which team is most in trouble?
4. Labor Day Monday Game: Virginia Tech @ Florida State, 7 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Thursday night, the season kicks off in Philadelphia with the champs!
2. 53 men rosters are set
3. What are your predictions sure to go wrong?
4. My NFL predictions sure to go wrong will be released on Thursday

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. Terrific story from Sarah Spain from this weekend
2. Nick Saban called and apologized to Maria Taylor after Saturday
3. Messi not the best in the world?
4. US Open scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 170

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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The state of Iowa has been trouble for top ranked teams. Photo Sportscenter

First Quarter: MLB

1) RIP Glenn Frey 
2) Upton to Detroit
3) Who fixed weak links?
4) MLB free agent tracker

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) The NBA’s Dream Big campaign was celebrated today
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Roof top rinks in Toronto

Third Quarter: NFL

1) NFL standings
2) Two best NFC teams ready to square off
3) Full NFL playoff schedule
4) I’m one who’s tired of this match-up

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Men’s/Women’s Basketball scoreboards
2) Rooting for teams while broadcasting?
3) Little less of Lacy in 2016?
4) Top 30 for Rio named

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2016 Posts: 13

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


This man wasn’t PROUD of the Big XII officials. Photo from the Des Moines Register 

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) NLDS Game 2: Pittsburgh Pirates 7 @ St. Louis Cardinals 1, Series Tied 1-1
3) ALDS Game 1: Tampa Bay Rays @ Boston Red Sox, 2 pm/TBS
4) NLDS Game 2: Los Angeles Dodgers @ Atlanta Braves, 5 pm/TBS
5) ALDS Game 1: Detroit Tigers @ Oakland Athletics, 8:30 pm/TBS

Second Quarter: 4Q CFB Games of the Week

1) 25 Maryland Terrapins (4-0) @ 8 Florida State Seminoles (4-0, 2-0 ACC), 11 am/ESPN
2) 24 Mississippi Rebels (3-1, 1-1 SEC) @ Auburn Tigers (3-1, 1-1 SEC), 6 pm/ESPNU
3) 4 Ohio State Buckeyes (5-0, 1-0 B1G) @ 16 Northwestern Wildcats (4-0), 7 pm/ABC
4) 15 Washington Huskies (4-0, 1-0 PAC-12) @ 5 Stanford Cardinal (4-0, 2-0 PAC-12), 9:30 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: 4Q NFL Games of the Week

1) Kansas City Chiefs (4-0) @ Tennessee Titans (3-1), Noon/CBS
2) Seattle Seahawks (4-0) @ Indianapolis Colts (3-1), Noon/FOX
3) New Orleans Saints (4-0) @ Chicago Bears (3-1), Noon/FOX
4) Sunday Night Football: Houston Texans (2-2) @ San Francisco 49ers (2-2), 7:30 pm/NBC

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Tunnel Walk of Shame, Illinois game
2) A winning Kansas City is a happy Kansas City
3) Cleveland Plain Dealer isn’t sure which division the Browns are in
4) Weekend College and NFL broadcasters also Paul Rhodes after the game last night

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 233

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Tampa Bay moves onto the ALDS after beating Cleveland 4-0 on Wednesday night. Mark Duncan/AP

First Quarter: MLB Postseason

1) MLB scoreboard
2) NLDS Game 1: Pittsburgh Pirates @ St. Louis Cardinals, 4 pm/TBS
3) NLDS Game 1: Los Angeles Dodgers @ Atlanta Braves, 7:30 pm/TBS
4) The two ALDS series begin on Friday

Second Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Texas Longhorns (2-2, 1-0 Big XII) @ Iowa State Cyclones (1-2), 6:30 pm/ESPN
3) Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (3-2, 0-1 Sun Belt) @ Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (2-3), 6:30 pm/ESPNU
4) 12 UCLA Bruins (3-0) @ Utah Utes (3-1, 0-1 PAC-12), 9 pm/FS1

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Thursday Night Football: Buffalo Bills (2-2) @ Cleveland Browns (2-2), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
2) Best NFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Detroit Lions (3-1) @ Green Bay Packers (1-2), Noon/FOX
3) Best AFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: New England Patriots (4-0) @ Cincinnati Bengals (2-2), Noon/CBS
4) Worst Game of the Weekend: Philadelphia Eagles (1-3) @ New York Giants (0-4), Noon/FOX

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) Grantland’s division series preview 
2) Andy Staples Weekend Walkthrough 
3) Just play Mr. Howard
4) SEC articles from USA Today Sports – Bob Stoops and will the reign end?

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2013 Posts: 231

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Todd Helton played his final home game in Denver last night for the Rockies. David Zalubowski/AP

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Tampa Bay Rays (89-69) @ New York Yankees (82-76), 6:05 pm
3) Los Angeles Angels (78-80) @ Texas Rangers (87-71), 7:05 pm
4) Cleveland Indians (88-70) @ Minnesota Twins (66-92), 7:10 pm

Second Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Two games tonight on the schedule
3) Virginia Tech Hokies (3-1) @ Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (3-0, 2-0 ACC), 6:30 pm/ESPN
4) Iowa State Cyclones (0-2) @ Tulsa Golden Hurricanes (1-2), 6:30 pm/FS1

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Thursday Night Football: San Francisco 49ers (1-2) @ St. Louis Rams (1-2), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
2) NFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Arizona Cardinals (1-2) @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (0-3), Noon/FOX
3) AFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Washington Redskins (0-3) @ Oakland Raiders (1-2), 3:25 pm/FOX
4) Worst Game of the Weekend: Pittsburgh Steelers (0-3) v. Minnesota Vikings (0-3) in London, Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) MLB: Todd Helton night in Denver
2) CFB: Bruce Feldman’s weekend picks
3) America Cup’s: Oracle USA comes back from huge deficit
4) Awful Announcing: RIP to the Crossover 

Team Oracle USA won the America's Cup after completing an epic comeback against New Zealand.
Oracle USA came back to win the America Cup. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

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2013 Posts: 224