• Give it the Academy Award already In recent years, Disney has slowly started to recreate some of the old classically animated movies we all loved as kids. It started with Alice in WonderlandMaleficent, and Cinderella ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2017, 2:14 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • Why not the Reds? Coming into this 2017 baseball season, no one thought the Cincinnati Reds would amount to anything. Bottom of all the rankings, last place finish in the division, all that good ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2017, 12:42 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • The Boys are Back They're at it again.Rickie Fowler, Jordan Spieth, Smylie Kaufman and Justin Thomas are taking on Spring Break. Just 2 days after completing the Masters, Fowler, Spieth and company ...
    Posted Apr 11, 2017, 2:29 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • Breaking Down the South Region & UC's Draw UC has been given a gift from above! They get a favorable path to make a run in the NCAA Tournament! False. UC has been given the South Region, which ...
    Posted Mar 14, 2017, 9:55 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Bracketology: Our Teams' This post will mark the end of the 1 month and 5 day hiatus of no new content being posted to BSN. Oh my we are killing it over here ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2017, 9:52 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • What the Crosstown Shootout means to the 513 Article by: Dominic LyndThose of us who love sports all know the feel of the big day. The buildup for a Super Bowl lasts two whole weeks of media ...
    Posted Jan 26, 2017, 9:06 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Crosstown Shootout Preview with Bolt and Ben Dirr Well it is here. The Crosstown Shootout will take place Thursday Night at 7:00 P.M on ESPN2. The #19 Cincinnati Bearcats (17-2) will put their 10 game ...
    Posted Jan 26, 2017, 7:30 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Johnny Manziel Comeback? Johnny Manziel's NFL career was short lived and full of off-field incidents. Everybody knows that. Manziel was on the Browns roster for 2 seasons, and for how successful ...
    Posted Jan 23, 2017, 11:48 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Lunchtime with Bolt: Bearcats, Tito and Toby Flenderson? New thread alert!!! Lunchtime with Bolt will be a daily thing (hopefully) talking about 3 things that I want to talk about. First 2 will be sports related, and that ...
    Posted Jan 19, 2017, 10:30 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Congrats Ernie! You're the first ever token White Guy So obviously the NBA on TNT crew has been around for a long time, but I noticed something yesterday when the post-game show came on after a 2K16 game ...
    Posted Jan 19, 2017, 9:44 AM by Austin James
  • The Comeback isn't Gonna Happen Johnny Johnny Manziel told TMZ sports that he is preparing to make a comeback to the NFL. Johnny says he has been working out 5 to 6 days a week in ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 9:53 PM by Austin James
  • Joe Weiner's Sports Predictions for 2017 We're already halfway through this first month of 2017 and so far, we've been blessed with some quality sports entertainment. Hopefully the rest of the year is as ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 2:47 PM by Austin James
  • Skip Bayless Dumb Tweet of the Day Today this honor goes to Skip's old partner in crime, and perhaps the second most unbearable sports host to listen to: Stephen A. Smith. This tweet is actually from ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 1:46 PM by Austin James
  • UConn is screwed February 4th can't come soon enough. UC has already put UConn in a coffin. That will be my #MLOTCOTD, UC over UConn. UConn is having a down year this ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 12:11 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • NBA Sneaker Preview: Delly 1s The news has been out for a while now that the Bucks' Matthew Dellavedova is releasing a line of signature shoes. Coming off of the high of a World Championship ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2017, 9:47 AM by Austin James
  • A-Rod is Going to be on Reality TV, and I am Pumped Yes! Genius idea by CNBC to give A-Rod his own show. Put the most un charismatic and awkward superstar in sports history on reality TV and its bound to ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2017, 11:43 AM by Austin James
  • Why Do People Keep Doing This to Themselves? How many times is going to take until people realize getting these tattoos is a horrible idea. I've seen once for every major sport in the past year and ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2017, 7:19 AM by Austin James
  • Belichick Being Belichick So yesterday after their win in Kansas City, Antonio Brown was broadcasting live on Facebook in the locker room while Mike Tomlin was spouting off about the Patriots. Tomlin's ...
    Posted Jan 16, 2017, 2:39 PM by Austin James
  • Not the Smartest Tweet from Myles Davis Myles Davis was suspended for the first part of this season due to two incidents this offseason where he was charged with criminal damaging because he broke his girlfriends cell ...
    Posted Jan 16, 2017, 7:25 AM by Austin James
  • Skip Bayless Dumb Tweet of the Day Skip, sweet Jesus man. Dak hasn't even played in a playoff game yet, and you're already using him as an example to show why Aaron Rodgers is overrated ...
    Posted Jan 13, 2017, 10:02 AM by Austin James
  • Of Course Joey Porter is Coaching this Week If you thought there was any chance Joey Porter wasn't coaching this week you're delusional. In a league and a city where performance in the playoffs mean as ...
    Posted Jan 13, 2017, 7:16 AM by Austin James
  • Anyone Who Would Take Trubiski Before Watson Is a Moron Just over 100 days out from the NFL Draft, Mitch Trubiski is still listed as the top QB prospect in this years draft class. He has all of the physical ...
    Posted Jan 13, 2017, 6:40 AM by Austin James
  • Skip Bayless Dumb Tweet of the Day This is actually the dumbest thing I've ever heard. McGregor is great at what he does and certainly the most charismatic athlete in sports right now, not to mention ...
    Posted Jan 12, 2017, 10:06 AM by Austin James
  • UC/FCC Friendly It was just announced that FC Cincinnati will be facing off against the Bearcats Men's Soccer team in a friendly on March 11 at 7PM. What a move by ...
    Posted Jan 12, 2017, 8:42 AM by Austin James
  • Worst Coaching Move of the Offseason Well this didn't take long. Auburn play-called Rhett Lashlee will be leaving the Tiger this offseason to become the offensive coordinator at UCONN, or the most irrelevant football ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2017, 8:33 PM by Austin James
  • Most Valuable Bengal of 2016 This was a rough year for the Who Deys. Missing out on the playoff run, losing AJ Green to a season ending injury, and falling twice to the Steelers made ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2017, 10:30 AM by Austin James
  • Skip Bayless Dumb Tweet of the Day It's been a while since I've written one of these, but make no mistake Skip's hot takes have been flying. However, when I saw this one I ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2017, 7:22 AM by Austin James
  • An Open Letter to Grayson Allen Grayson,I am a big get right to the point guy, so here we go: get your act together. I'm not talking about the tripping or the temper-tantrum ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 7:27 PM by Austin James
  • So, we're Champs? Right? Well turns out Clemson wasn't the only big winner last night, Ohio University and South Carolina also took home a title by default last night. Both teams have wins ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 2:26 PM by Austin James
  • You Blew It!!! How on this green Earth can you play as well as Alabama all season, and the blow a game as hard as they did. This is incredible, go to a ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 9:29 AM by Austin James
  • 3 Games Loom Large for the Bearcats Article by Jacob GeiserIn the AAC, good quality wins are normally found when you beat UConn, Temple, and Memphis. Since the creation of the conference, Memphis has trended downward ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 2:46 PM by Austin James
  • BSN Doppelgängers Article by Jacob GeiserIf any of BSN's loyal viewers have learned is that the website is based off of how much I look like the animated dog Bolt ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 2:47 PM by Austin James
  • Sunday Scaries: Finals Week and Big News! Article by Jacob GeiserWell, to all my fellow college students out there it is finals week. Thoughts and prayers to all of us going into this week of hell ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2016, 4:12 PM by Austin James
  • UC Football D-Day: December 8 Article by Jacob GeiserAll UC fans are chomping at the bit for December 8th. Why? This is why.But in the new deal, UC will have to pay Tuberville ...
    Posted Jan 10, 2017, 7:46 PM by Austin James
  • Ohio Bobcats Gear Up for MAC Championship Article by Jacob GeiserMy Bobcats are in the MAC Championship. Ohio finished 8-4 (6-2) in the MAC East. Their opponent, Western Michigan; is 12-0 (8-0 ...
    Posted Nov 29, 2016, 4:06 PM by Austin James
  • Bengals lose again... Article by Jacob GeiserThe Bengals fell 21-20 to the Giants on Monday Night Football. At 3-5-1, the frustration among the team and fans is evident. However ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2016, 4:26 PM by Austin James
  • #12 Mean Machine advances after a 34-26 victory Article by Jacob GeiserIf there is one thing that you can count on, it is the Mean Machine pulling off a come from behind victory. Down 26-14 late ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2016, 4:25 PM by Austin James
  • Mean Machine wins 29-28 after slow start Article by Jacob Geiser In the final game of the regular season, the Mean Machine battled back to win 29-28 in a nail bitter vs. Spider 2 Y Banana ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2016, 4:28 PM by Austin James
  • Mean Machine Steamroll Hoover Trap 59-0 Article by Jacob Geiser A week after a tough loss, the Mean Machine rebounded in a big way against Hoover Trap. In a game they desperately needed, the team game ...
    Posted Oct 25, 2016, 7:21 PM by Austin James
  • 2016-17 Bearcat Hoops Preview Article by Jacob GeiserI'm like most Cincinnati Bearcat sports fans, we are all waiting for hoops to start up. For the obvious reasons of course. The football season ...
    Posted Oct 20, 2016, 4:23 PM by Austin James
  • Mean Machine falls 33-19, looks to bounce back Article by Jacob GeiserThere was a lot of hype around the Mean Machine coming into the season, that hype took a sucker punch on Monday. The MM fell to ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 5:39 PM by Austin James
  • Hey Jets, Here's an Idea... The New York Jets can't seem to do anything right. They have quarterbacks throwing six interceptions and they're losing games by a million to the mediocre tier teams ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 9:13 AM by Austin James
  • I'm Not a Huge Aliens Guy, But We May Be in Trouble Here So, this UFO expert just died in Poland, and I'm getting concerned.Max Spiers, a 39 year old expert on UFO's, was found dead in an apartment in ...
    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 8:08 AM by Austin James
  • Bengals need to figure it out I am normally a guy who doesn't want to jump to conclusions early in a season. However, the Bengals aren't doing themselves any favors. I know that and ...
    Posted Oct 13, 2016, 11:08 AM by Jacob Geiser
  • Mean Machine Season Preview "The League won't know what hit them."This season, and most likely the next 4 years, I will cover 7v7 flag football at Ohio University. Well, my team at ...
    Posted Oct 10, 2016, 6:38 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • MLB Postseason predictions October baseball is here, and it should be a good postseason. The chase for the World Series trophy actually begins tonight with the Toronto Blue Jays and Baltimore Orioles. Chris ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2016, 5:13 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • Inaugural Season full of success for FC Cincinnati FC Cincinnati's season came to an end this past weekend with a 2-1 loss against Charleston Battery. After jumping out to an early 1-0 lead, FCC appeared ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2016, 4:32 PM by Jacob Geiser
  • Cam Newton Sued for Damage to Mansion Panthers QB Cam Newton is being sued for damaging an $11 million house he rented during the 2016 offseason. The $270,000 lawsuit is over damage and lost rent during ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2016, 7:59 AM by Austin James
  • Psycho Cyclist 2 things you don't get in the way of: a freight train and this guy. This cyclist goes absolutely nuclear on his bike after being disqualified from the Red ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2016, 7:15 AM by Austin James
  • Lochte Has Gone Off the Deep End Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte went through the ringer after causing an international incident in Rio at the Olympics this year. He faced a lot of criticism and protest, most notably ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2016, 4:59 AM by Austin James
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September 6, 2016

The Minnesota Vikings have announced that they will be starting QB Shaun Hill, not Sam Bradford, week one.
Article by Austin James





September 5, 2016

Week One isn't officially over until the conclusion of the Ole Miss-Florida State game tonight at 7:30 P.M. But, as my good friend and editor would say... "I MEAN WOW!" 
Article by Jacob Geiser





August 31, 2016

The Mark Richt era in Coral Gables kicks off this Saturday when the Hurricanes take on Florida A&M.
Article by Jacob Geiser








Redskins QB Kirk Cousins decided to do something nice for his teammates, a little mid-preseason present.
Article by Austin James






August 30, 2016
It appears that Dak Prescott will be a suitable QB1 in Dallas and that is great, but the front office is struggling to find a new QB2 and 3.
Article by Austin James




This year marks the 30th anniversary of the late NFL legend Reggie White declining the Defensive Player of the Year Award due to issues with its sponsor.
Article by Austin James



It's that time again, football is back.
Article by Jacob Geiser





Every year the world gets to step back and watch our most talented 11 and 12 year olds play baseball for the Little League World Series, here are this year's highlights.
Article by Austin James


August 29, 2016

Earlier today a video was released appearing to show Cowboys rookie tailback Ezekiel Elliot walking into a marijuana dispensary before the team's preseason game in Seattle.
Article by Austin James



August 25, 2016
Just as quickly as Romo's game began, it ended.
Article by Austin James




Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte has lost all his major sponsors, but he's gained a new one.
Article by Austin James









Though it feels like Browns WR Josh Gordon has been suspended every year since the invention of the internet, the Cleveland Browns aren't giving up on him.
Article by Austin James


Just weeks before college football kicks off, Washington State DB Shalom Luani and former PAC-12 honorable mention was arrested for second degree felonious assault.
Article by Austin James


Hope Solo has been suspended by US Soccer for six games due to the "cowards" comment she directed at the Swedes after the US Olympic loss.
Article by Austin James






August 24, 2016
Well it is not August 24, and Joey Bosa still has not signed his rookie contract.
Article by Austin James






As Will Muschamp settles into his first season in Columbia one of his biggest challenges will be finding consistency at the quarterback position.
Article by Austin James



July 8, 2016
Last season was almost the year, but then it wasn't. The begging question (the same one for the past 5 years) is this the year the Bengals win?
Article by Jacob Geiser




June 20, 2016
Last night's game had some strings attached. The Cavs weren't the only winners, and the Warriors weren't the only losers.
Article by Austin James


All sports fans in Cincinnati should be feeling pretty awful right now.
Article by Jacob Geiser







June 17, 2016
Last night was the last straw. It's over. I have officially given up on the NBA.
Article by Austin James





June 16, 2016
We've all heard about the buzz and the date is creeping up. FC Cincinnati will host Crystal Palace at Nippert Stadium one month from today, July 16.
Article by Austin James




It is the best time of the year right now. College baseball is back in Omaha for the 2016 College World Series.
Article by Jacob Geiser





When our young nation began its struggle for independence in the battles of Lexington and Concord, Lady Liberty called for every man and women in this land to rise and carry of his or her patriotic duty. Today, she rings again.
Article by Austin James


May 25, 2016
The Bearcats kept it a close game for about 6 innings, then Houston took off. Tuesday in the AAC Championship opener Houston went out to thump my Bearcats 9-1.
Article by Jacob Geiser



May 23, 2016
As for our beloved Bearcats, they have a decent shot of making a little run.
Article by Jacob Geiser









May 19, 2016
As I was surfing the internet, I came across a uniform concept. It was a uniform concept of the Cincinnati Royals.
Article by Jacob Geiser






Screw Jim Cramer and Squawk Box, Phil Mickelson takes financial advice from his bookie.
Article by Austin James