5-at-10: NFL picks, Duke's slap on the Tripper's wrist, Probing questions for Clemson, Rushmore of best sports organizations and college hoops stars

Published Jan. 5 2017

NFL playoff picks, Grayson Allen, Clemson locker room talk and more.

5-at-10: NFL Power Poll, Minnesota fires its coach, DeBord's DeCision and Rushmore of Sirs

Published Jan. 4 2017

NFL power poll, Minnesota's football program and Mike DeBord.

Wiedmer: Vols still learning how to win through defeat

Published Jan. 4 2017

Befitting this second Tennessee basketball team coached by Rick Barnes, the Volunteers won almost all of the hustle stats against...


5-at-10: Weekend winners and losers, bowl picks and thoughts, Rushmore of Mel Gibson and most accomplished second siblings in sports

Published Jan. 3 2017

Weekend winners and losers.

Wiedmer: Southern Scuffle showcases Scenic City at its best

Published Jan. 3 2017

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga wrestler Bryce Carr stood near the edge of McKenzie Arena's wrestling mats Monday afternoon, having...

5-at-10ish: College bowl quick thoughts, NFL things we know and think, Fab 4 picks, Rushmore of best bowl games ever

Published Jan. 2 2017

In 5-at-10 holiday fashion, we'll have a quick (for us) list of five observations from the weekend. We'll discuss winners...

Wiedmer: Titans win one for pride and the future

Published Jan. 2 2017

Just to be clear, the Tennessee Titans aren't co-champs of the AFC South this morning, despite having the exact same...

Wiedmer: Bama's defense never rests

Published Jan. 1 2017

While Bama finished with a somewhat respectable 326 total yards against a Washington defense that had been giving up 316...

Wiedmer: At least Dobbs went out on top

Published Dec. 31 2016

NASHVILLE — In one sense, if only one sense, the 2016 University of Tennessee football season ended the way it...

5-at-10: Monster mailbag with Tennessee football ponderings, SEC 2017 hotseats, and more

Published Dec. 30 2016

Before we get to the mailbag, we want to say thanks to all of you. Thank you for being a...

5-at-10: Fab 4 picks, Another college football playoff?, Bowl thoughts and a sitcom Rushmore

Published Dec. 29 2016

Well, this has been far from entertaining. We dropped two more bowl games Wednesday, with Pittsburgh losing outright and Utah...

5-at-10ish: Bowl game motivation and dirty diapers, Contest update, NFL picks, Rushmores

Published Dec. 28 2016

We covered the importance and difficulty of pegging the motivated side, but if you feel strongly about motivation, you can...


Wiedmer: Muffet McGraw is another Jim Foster success story

Published Dec. 28 2016

Back in 1980, when Muffet McGraw was an assistant women's basketball coach to Jim Foster at St. Joseph's University, they...

5-at-10: Weekend winners and losers, NFL power poll, True or False Tuesday and Rushmore of movie franchises

Published Dec. 27 2016

The league's playoff picture is quite clear. The only thing on the line in the AFC is positioning, and there...

Wiedmer: Alabama's Nick Saban has healthy respect for Huskies

Published Dec. 27 2016

The softer side of Nick Saban doesn't often surface in public, and the Alabama football coach probably likes it that...

5-at-10: Rushmore of weekend sports items and NFL MVP discussions

Published Dec. 26 2016

Today is recognized as the holiday for the birth of Jesus at mist work locales. With that, know that we...

Wiedmer: Too bad these words can't be returned

Published Dec. 26 2016

It arrives every year the day after Christmas. In jolly old England they call it Boxing Day. Here in the...

Wiedmer: Woodmore Elementary turning horror into hope

Published Dec. 25 2016

One by one they filed out of Woodmore Elementary School nine days ago, three dozen examples of our nation's future...

5-at-10ish: Friday mailbag with Bowl contest scores, Rushmores, Schilling HoF reaction, Frisky 4 NFL picks

Published Dec. 23 2016

This is the last 5-at-10 before Santa comes calling. In that honor we have kind of a mixed bag. We have...

5-at-10: Fab 4 picks, Stoops on Mixon decision, UTC beat ace, Christmas Rsuhmore and hot takes

Published Dec. 22 2016

OK, the bowl games are finicky. We know this. The first round has proved to be exactly that.

5-at-10ish: Western Kentucky's upward arc, NFL Pro Bowl thoughts, Joe Mixon and OU, Samuel L. Jackson Rushmore

Published Dec. 21 2016

The next Boise State, thoughts on the Pro Bowl picks, Joe Mixon and more.

Wiedmer: Arth seems perfect as coach to follow Huesman [video, photos]

Published Dec. 21 2016

Roots. Everybody has them somewhere. It's where you come from. They figure to play at least some role in what...

5-at-10: NFL power poll, Debate or Division on skipping bowls, Will Blackburn stay?, True or false Tuesday

Published Dec. 20 2016

Pittsburgh a top-five team? Who's bolting to the NFL? Arth takes over at UTC and more.