The Boogie Moves

Jimmer Fredette, Thomas Robinson, Ben McLemore, Nik Stauskas, Willie Cauley-Stein. What do all these men have in common? They are the Kings last 5 lottery picks. The highly talented players that were supposed to blossom around DeMarcus Cousins and bring the Kings back to the playoffs. A place they haven’t been since Mike Bibby and […]

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Melo and the Clippers

There is one team and one team only that Carmelo Anthony should be traded too and that is the Los Angeles Clippers. The notoriously hurt or choking Clippers have never recovered from that debacle against Houston two years ago in the Western Conference Semifinals. Untimely injuries to CP3 and Blake hurt them last year. This […]

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Northwestern football players denied request to form a union by NLRB

The ruling that the Northwestern football players are employees of the university and have the right to unionize has been dismissed by the National Labor Relations Board on Monday. The historic ruling would have allowed the formation of the first union in college athletics. National Labor Relations Board decided that unionization of private school players does not […]


The Future for Cole Hamels and the Phillies

Last night may have been Cole Hamels’s final game in a Phillies uniform after a 10 year stint with the team. If so, he certainly went out with a bang finishing with the 13th no-hitter in Phillies history last night in a 5-0 win over the Cubs. “It’s something where you just go out there […]


Braxton Miller Will Be Moving To Receiver

What looked like the closest position battle in college football just seemingly became easier. Braxton Miller told Sports Illustrated’s Pete Thamel that he will be switching to wide receiver. When Miller approached head coach Urban Meyer with the idea of a switch, they began to break down film and sneaking onto the practice field with J.T. Barrett […]


Preseason Playoff Projections

Is it to early to project the teams that will make the College Football Playoffs? No way! The following article is going to show an in depth look at the teams that we at The Backfield Press project to make and win the Playoffs. Ohio State University: Preseason #1. The Buckeyes were 5th in points for and […]

Live Blog of the 2015 AIF Championship Game

Championship season is in full swing and indoor football is no exception. Two highly-competitive teams will do battle on June 6 as the 7-2 Chicago Blitz travel to Pennsylvania to take on the 9-0 York Capitals to determine who will be crowned 2015 AIF Champion. Never fear! The Backfield Press will be on the case, […]