DSN Top Moments from 2016

There was a number of things that stood from the 2016, it was a sports year unlike any other. And it wasn’t just here in the United States, with the latest installment of the Olympics, the sports world was buzzing globally. There were also some noteworthy moments from 2016 when you hone in on the … Read more

2016 DSN NFL Picks, Week 15

We have just three weeks remaining in our NFL Picks for 2016. It appears to be now a four-person race, with just eight wins separating first-place Don Drysdale and fourth-place Logan Lamorandier. But it was yours truly checking in with ten victories, one better than both the aforementioned Drysdale and Lamorandier for best mark last … Read more

2016 DSN CFB Picks, Week 14

It’s championship week around college football. The dust has nearly settled and come early Sunday afternoon, we will know who the four teams are participating in this year’s College Football Playoff. It’s also championship weekend with regards to our staff picks against the spread. Where do things stand after 13 weeks of play? See for … Read more

2016 DSN CFB Picks, Week 13

It’s rivalry week in college football, we have a number of high-profile rivalry games across the country this holiday weekend, a lot of which have major implications to conference standings, and standings with the College Football Playoff. In terms of our standings with picking games against the spread, A.J. Reilly has built himself up a relatively … Read more

2016 DSN NFL Picks, Week 11

Last week may have been arguably the most entertaining week of football in the NFL, and that’s saying something because of all the backlash the league has gotten with poor ratings and poor product on the field. Specifically talking about the Detroit Lions though, they were a big winner last week. Because both the Packers and … Read more

2016 DSN NFL Picks, Week 10

The Detroit Lions picked up a huge division road victory last weekend in Minnesota to get back over the .500 mark on the season. They entered the game better than touchdown underdogs, but that did not seem to phase the majority of our staff from picking the Lions against the spread. Overall though, it was a … Read more

2016 DSN College Football Picks, Week 10

It wasn’t the sexiest game going into last weekend, but almost all eyes in the state of Michigan was tuned into the latest chapter of Michigan-Michigan State, a game that ended up being much closer than the experts expected, but the overall outcome was not that surprising with the Wolverines picking up the victory. The … Read more

DSN Roundtable: Is Jim Harbaugh REALLY worth every penny of his contract?

It was made public earlier this week that Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh is the highest-paid coach in the sport, making $9 million in 2016. That’s $2.1 million more than five-time college football champion head coach and head man of the defending champions Crimson Tide of Alabama, Nick Saban. This has certainly sparked plenty of conversation, … Read more

DSN College Picks: Week 10

With nine weeks in the books, DSN writer/editor Don Drysdale continues to lead the College picks contest with an overall record of 51-38-1 against the spread. With the “Young Gun” Alex Muller and the “Tall Guy” Carl Poposki breathing down Drysdale’s back, it should be a great battle down to the end! Will the Spartans … Read more

DSN College Football Picks: Week 5

Week 4 was a tough one for the DSN writers as Alex Muller and Dylan Bair posted the top marks with a 5-4-1 record against the spread. After four weeks, Don Drysdale holds a 1-game lead over fellow writer Ryan Dickey as they continue to battle for bragging rights! Week 5 has some very intriguing … Read more