All posts by Brad Castle

USA Soccer

Before we do this, I want you to know that I know about “soccer guy.” I acknowledge that he exists and that he is obnoxious as hell. He’s that college roommate who studied in Valencia for a semester and suddenly professes undying love for “the

Sunday Recap: 5 Things I Think

Many sports fans are aware of Peter King’s Monday Morning Quarterback (MMQB) section of SI.com. It’s a terrific resource with thoughtful, quality writing. One feature that has become wildly popular is “10 Things I Think I Think” which King himself publishes every week of the

MLB Playoffs

To the football obsessed it may come as a huge surprise that the MLB playoffs have started. The AL Wild Card playoff is today and, as I type, the Yankees and Twins are showcasing some terrible starting pitching in what looks to be a typical

Talking Sports

Just about as long as I can remember, I have been obsessed with sports. I have been seeking out content to watch and to read since well before the internet and smartphones teamed up to keep a continual stream of sports pumping straight into my

NFL Week 4 Picks

Welcome to the inaugural NFL Picks column on SportsIntel! Our intention is to bring you expert selections every week of the season from here on out. If we didn’t write on your game, feel free to request it! Picks by Danny Detroit at Minnesota The

College Football Week 5

I’ve heard enough about anthem protests. And I don’t want to write about college basketball scandals either. Hockey’s regular season starts on the 5th, so it’s too early for that. Should I do a detailed breakdown of this weekend’s best EPL match featuring first place

National Anthem Protests

I haven’t been eager to address this controversial topic here on SportsIntel, but after things reached a crescendo this weekend (man, I hope that was the peak of the madness), I now find myself compelled to write. I don’t think I have anything groundbreaking to

Quick Thoughts from Thursday Night Football

1- Nike Color Rushâ„¢ uniforms have mostly sucked, but this year is off to a decent start. I hate to admit it, but I actually find myself more and more interested in the uniform hype that has crept into sports the last decade or so.

GGG v Canelo

Thanks a lot, boxing. We’ve learned not to trust you when your main event involves Floyd Mayweather. This isn’t our first foray into your world. You have told us repeatedly that the best fighter of our era is a phenomenal marketer and a little dude