The Big Show
A Sign of Improvement from Maty Mauk?

Daniel Jeremiah's Move the Sticks podcast on the NFL's "All 3rd Down Team" got me to thinking - how did Mizzou perform on third down last year? Specifically, how did Maty Mauk perform? Missouri is one of just five SEC teams that has ...Read More

Justin Houston makes NFL Network’s “All 3rd Down Team”

Daniel Jeremiah of posted a great podcast on the "All NFL 3rd Down Team" on Monday. The premise of the podcast was to find the players that performed at the highest level on 3rd down throughout the 2014 football ...Read More

The Sports Wire: Craig Edwards

BK penned an article suggesting Jason Heyward could command up to $200 million on the open market after the season. Craig Edwards of Viva El Birdos and Fangraphs seems to agree, and he wouldn't be disappointed if the Cardinals were ...Read More

The Sports Wire: John Harris

John Harris is an excellent analyst for, but he's also a former high school football coach, and the love for the game carries over to the college football level. So much so that John has a new SEC Football ...Read More

Is Jason Heyward a $200 million player?

Jason Heyward's career batting average is below .270. He's never hit more than 27 home runs or stolen more than 21 bases in a season. Despite some of Heyward's less-than-stellar traditional metrics, the St. Louis Cardinals were willing to part with ...Read More

BK’s Daily Grind: Jaime Garcia dominates, Justin Houston underrated & woman loses eyesight after participating in mud run

KANSAS CITY ROYALS: The purple elephant in the room for the Kansas City Royals is the fact that 90 percent of the current roster will become a free agent by 2018. In some respects, that's good business by Kansas City ...Read More

BK’s Daily Grind: An oral history of the Royals vs. A’s, top MLB trade targets & a fish with human teeth?

KANSAS CITY ROYALS: This is a great read on how the Royals-A's plunkfest took place back in May. It reads as a sort of oral history, and Scott Miller of Bleacher Report did a great job on the story. The ...Read More

MU Board of Curators to review Mizzou Softball Stadium plan

The University of Missouri has released new renderings and details about its $16 million softball stadium project. According to details documented in the agenda for Thursday's MU Board of Curators meeting, the softball stadium will be funded from $13.5 million ...Read More

BK’s Daily Grind: Ned Yost magic, Mizzou softball stadium renderings & beer’s impact on man boobs

KANSAS CITY ROYALS: [caption id="attachment_15803" align="alignnone" width="620"] Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports[/caption] Royals fans, you have an ally in Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. "You saw that Major League Baseball trashed more than 60 million votes, right? This is ...Read More

What will the Chiefs look like three years from now?

Turnover is something that is expected in the NFL. The average player's NFL career lasts three years. The bottom of the roster is in constant change. Older players become slower and more expensive. Younger players move on to new teams that ...Read More