Silverman: QBs Should Not Go Before Top D-Linemen In This Year's DraftThe Cleveland Browns and San Francisco 49ers went through the most brutal of football seasons in 2016, with the once-proud Chicago Bears just slightly better.
Silverman: Kudos To Manfred For At Least Considering MLB Extra Innings RuleThe purists are up in arms at the thought of someone changing the rules of Major League Baseball. Why should that sport be any different than the other major sports?
Silverman: Premature Mayweather-McGregor Talk All Hype, No HopeThere is too much money involved to say that it will not happen, but if it does come off, this will not be boxing’s best moment.
Silverman: Expect Cowboys, Giants And Packers To Challenge For NFC SuperiorityThe Atlanta Falcons are not going to get over their Super Bowl LI defeat any time soon. Sure, they are young and talented, but this one is going to stew in their consciousness for a long time.
Silverman: Face It, New York -- Boston Is Owning Us In Sports Titles LatelySince 2000, no other sports city in America can compare with the success that Boston – yes, we are considering the Foxborough Patriots Boston’s team.
Silverman: Raiders Sorely Miss Al Davis In Troubled Vegas PursuitAs the sports world prepares to hunker down and watch Super Bowl LI, the Oakland Raiders' future home is starting to look a lot like their current home.
Silverman: Unsung Heroes Could Make All The Difference In Super Bowl LIIt’s not enough to depend on superstar players. It’s often up to role players to step up when a world title is on the line.
Silverman: Can Falcons Defense Find A Way To Slow Down Brady & Co.?The Falcons are a better defensive team than they were in 2014 or 2015. But it’s fair to ask just how much better.
Silverman: Vince Lombardi Felt Intense Heat In Super Bowl IThere was nothing but pressure on the Green Bay Packers 50 years ago when they took the field at the Los Angeles Coliseum for the AFL-NFL World Championship Game.
Silverman: Defenses May Be More Important Than QBs In Conference Title GamesThe Packers, Falcons, Steelers and Patriots each have key defensive performers that have at least helped their respective teams get on the right track and advance to within inches of the biggest game of them all.
Silverman: A Return To A High-Scoring NHL? Capitals-Penguins Gives Reason To HopeA 1980s style shootout at the O.K. Corral was not the expected result. It was, however, very welcome in what seems like the goal-starved NHL.
Silverman: Chargers' Move Will Leave San Diego Fans Forever HeartbrokenThe San Diego Chargers have started the packing process, are moving up the coast to Los Angeles and will call the city where they started their existence in 1960 home again.