Allison Case

Bio

Allison is your casual, everyday introverted extrovert with a passion for sports, writing and making people happy. When she isn't writing, she's probably playing ultimate Frisbee or writing about Yankees baseball. http://thatnyychick.wordpress.com.

4 Reasons Every Guy Should Be Dating A Baseball Fan

By Allison Case
There's a reason that baseball is still considered America's pastime. As boring as it may be to the younger generation, baseball has given sports fans legendary players, fascinating plays and amazing athletes over the years. As a long-time New…

4 Players Who Are Spicing Up The 'Tired' Sport Of Baseball

By Allison Case
With the days winding down until Opening Day for Major League Baseball, we're prepared for another 162 games of excitement, suspense and top 10-worthy plays. Well, baseball fans are, at least. Everyone else? They're convinced that baseball is a…

Why Syracuse Could Realistically Make A Run To the Final Four

By Allison Case
They're the team that didn't belong in the tournament. Yet, they're the team that has made it to the Sweet Sixteen in dominating fashion. That's right, the no. 10 seeded Syracuse Orange have exceeded expectations and stunned critics by making a run…

4 Things You Need To Watch Out For On MLB's 2016 Opening Day

By Allison Case
As the snow melts and fields return to pristine condition, pitchers and catchers have reported to spring training to prepare for another 162 games of thrills, diving plays and monster home runs. There is so much to look forward to as the 2016 MLB…

Heavy Hitters: The Top 5 MLB Players To Watch In The 2016 Season

By Allison Case
Now that the Super Bowl is out of the way, it’s time to look forward to what's coming next. With pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training in just days, it is safe to say we're officially approaching baseball season. Besides the World…

5 Names You Need To Know Before Super Bowl 50 Kicks Off

By Allison Case
Super Bowl 50 pits old versus new. The experienced veteran in Peyton Manning takes on the young phenom in Cam Newton. However, there are so many other players that will play key roles in the battle for the Lombardi trophy in Super Bowl 50, besides…

Why Peyton Manning And Tom Brady's Rivalry Will Never Get Old

By Allison Case
This weekend, we’re ready to witness another chapter in the Tom Brady-Peyton Manning rivalry. The book has been written for years, but this next chapter is just as important as any of the previous match-ups. We’ve seen it before and we’ll see it…

Why The Chiefs Should Be On Everyone's Radar Ahead Of Wildcard Weekend

By Allison Case
The regular season is over and the playoff picture is set. Here is where the fun begins, and right in the center of that fun is the team everyone should be talking about, from the heart of Kansas City. While there are several other teams who have…

The Media's Reaction To Manning Is A Slap In The Face To The Patriots

By Allison Case
Ask anyone, scandals can make careers or crush reputations. Sometimes they are true, sometimes they are not. But that won't stop people from embracing the scandal that comes to our world-famous athletes. Peyton Manning recently found himself in the…

Odd Woman Out: Why Men Need To Stop Belittling Female Sports Fans

By Allison Case
The year 2015 was one of equal rights for female sports fans. There is nothing better than watching your team win a championship: the nail-biting baseball games, the football games that make you literally jump up and cheer and the hockey games that…

Refs Ruin Everything: Why The Flag-Happy Zebras Are Hurting NFL Sundays

By Allison Case
Let me start by saying referees have one of the most demanding jobs. They go out week after week for a part-time job, and are berated and criticized constantly. Does that sound like a job I could do? Not at all. I have heard numerous football fans…

Why Getting Healthy Is A Top Priority For The Patriots This Season

By Allison Case
After dropping their past two games in close and extremely disappointing fashion, the New England Patriots are on a losing streak for the first time since 2012. But for the first time in New England, that's okay. The Patriots are known for their…

5 Reasons Cam Newton Is Low-Key A Perfect Role Model

By Allison Case
Coming from what was regarded as the worst division in the league last season, the Panthers have taken the NFC South and the NFL by storm. Currently ranked number two behind the Patriots in many NFL Power Rankings, the Panthers are riding a 13-game…

Why I'll Always Be A Cowboys Fan, But I'll Never Root For Greg Hardy

By Allison Case
Even fans have their limits The Dallas Cowboys are my team, but as far as I'm concerned, Greg Hardy will never get my cheers. People say when you root for a team, you learn to love the players who are a part of it. As a Yankees fan as well, I…

Don't Sleep: 4 Teams Sneaking Their Way Into The NFL Playoffs

By Allison Case
This year’s NFL season has been a wild ride, and it is far from over just yet. At this moment, it seems easy to pinpoint exactly what teams have what it takes to compete for a Super Bowl title. However, these four teams have shown they will not be…

Why It's Okay For A Yankees Fan To Root For A Mets Championship

By Allison Case
As a life-long New York Yankees fan, I have found myself sitting on the sidelines these past few postseasons, along with the pinstripes. I've not only been sulking and counting down the days until pitchers and catchers report, but also sitting and…

Peyton Manning Is The Best Of The Worst Quarterbacks This Season

By Allison Case
Peyton Manning. That one name evokes several responses. Elite quarterback. Five-time NFL MVP. Super Bowl Champion and MVP. 14-time Pro Bowler. Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year. Marketing golden goose. What about league leader in…

You Can't Script It: 4 Reasons To Watch The MLB Playoffs This October

By Allison Case
The leaves are falling, and it's definitely football season! But the hype of watching grown men pummel each other shouldn't force us to miss what this season is all about: baseball playoffs. Baseball has gotten a reputation for being boring and…

Why The Cowboys Can Still Win The NFC East, Even Without Dez And Romo

By Allison Case
You’ve heard the old saying, “It ain’t over ‘til it’s over.” Well, I think this saying was actually created specifically for the 2015-2016 Dallas Cowboys. Unfortunate injuries have plagued the big names on the squad after only two games. Dez Bryant…

Why A Yankees-Mets Matchup Is More Important Than The 2000 World Series

By Allison Case
The temperatures may be cooling down, but baseball season is in full swing in New York City (pun ABSOLUTELY intended). This is the first year since 2006 that both the New York Yankees and the New York Mets have a shot at extending their seasons into…