Decisions, decisions and the coaches who make them

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Last Sunday night, the Broncos and Chiefs squared off in a crucial AFC West battle.  Currently only two games separate three teams in that division.  As the season winds down, the winner of this game would have a huge advantage Continue reading

College football’s final four and the ever-increasing meaninglessness of the conference championship

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Certain unanswerable questions have plagued us since the dawn of humanity.  Where did we all come from?  Did mankind start with Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden or did we evolve from a “big bang” of another sort?  Continue reading

Coaching carousel takes turn for the worse: College Football’s least shocking surprise

Oct 3, 2015; Fort Worth, TX, USA;  University of Texas Longhorns head coach Charlie Strong before the game against the Texas Christian University Horned Frogs at Amon G. Carter Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Erich Schlegel-USA TODAY Sports

My good buddy J-Dub just wrote a post where he used the plot of “A Fish Called Wanda” to explain to us that professional sports are a nasty business. I’m not quite sure why he spent his holiday weekend telling Continue reading

National Football Beleaguered

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This is a down year for the NFL. Do you know how I know that?  It’s not because all the networks which air their product claim ratings are down over 10% from last year.  That could be just random disinterest Continue reading

Why I love (and hate) betting underdogs all at the same time

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The following is a tale of success and heartbreak.  It’s a story of unlikelihood yet perfect probability.  For on any given Saturday… I say Saturday because betting on college football is perhaps the most thrilling way to make money wagering Continue reading

Week Ten Standings, Week Eleven Lines and a Smooth Transition of Power

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Thirteen people walk into a Las Vegas casino and no, this isn’t another remake of Ocean’s Eleven, which is ironic considering we’re entering the NFL’s Week Eleven.  See how it all comes full circle? The big news in the NFL Continue reading

The Trump Chronicles, Part One: White Guy Twitter Battles Are Only The Beginning

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Our nation has reached a moment of crisis.  We have LeBron James and Phil Jackson arguing about the proper use of the word “posse,” dogs and cats are on the verge of living together and President Obama just concluded a Continue reading

Coaches, opinions, protests and wait, there was an election?

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In case you haven’t been paying attention lately, we just held a presidential election.  It was kind of a big deal. Real estate tycoon and now president-elect Donald Trump bested career politician and former first lady Hillary Clinton in what Continue reading