Welcome to the August 18, 2011 edition of Sports Carnival Ecstasy.In this issue we have a number of great articles including Monkeysuit taking a look at Jim Thome's No. 599 and 600th home-runs. Also the USA Today/ESPN 2011 College Coaches Poll from Matt Regaw. Lisa Hood continues with college football and the 8 College Football Teams Sure to Underachieve in 2011, ouch. Finally Eric Gargiulo takes a look at the upcoming UFC fight between Rashad Evans Vs. Jon Jones. Hope you enjoy the posts, bookmark, share, tweet, like a Facebook and come back soon.
Barry Frank presents San Francisco Giants - August 17 2011 at 03:30 PM, Turner Field posted at Sports Tickets Schedule, saying, "How is your Fantasy Baseball team comparing to this year’s Baseball standings? Be a true fan and cheer for the San Francisco Giants on 08-17-2011. The game starts at 03:30 PM so come early to get refreshments for this Professional (MLB) match-up!"
Cashew Mirman presents Toronto Blue Jays Sign-Stealing Man in White has been Identified posted at FLAMING PHOENIX OF FLAMES.
Matt Regaw presents USA Today/ESPN College Football Poll: Why Oklahoma Will Not Stay on Top posted at Bookie Blitz.
Lisa Hood presents 8 College Football Teams Sure to Underachieve in 2011 posted at ZenCollegeLife, saying, "Preseason rankings, whether done by writers, bloggers or coaches, are incredibly flawed."
Steve presents Jim Tressel a Tragic Hero according to Mark Dantonio posted at BrutusReport, saying, "Mark Dantonio causes a stir when he refers to his friend and former head coach, Jim Tressel, as a tragic hero."
Shyam Anjaria presents The Beginning of a Footballing Business Empire? | Glocal Outlook posted at Glocal Outlook.
Steve presents The Retired players declare independence from the NFLPA. posted at FryingPan Sports, saying, "The NFL has a poor history of taking care of retired players and those players have now begun to sever their ties with the NFLPA."
Eric Gargiulo presents Have We Underestimated Rashad Evans Chances Vs. Jon Jones? posted at CamelCluchBlog.Com, saying, "I hate being that blogger who jumps on a bandwagon after one fight but I think I am about to do that. For months it has been a given that Jon Jones would easily handle Rashad Evans. Yet after UFC 133 I have to ask whether we have all underestimated Sugar Rashad Evans‘ chances against Bones Jones?"
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