When sports commentary blowhards (present company excluded, of course) play the reactionary, “biggest or best ever” card, they’re generally doing so strictly for ratings. This week when you hear them talk about a little school in Maryland, however, they might Continue reading
As to be expected, the New York Giants visited Raymond James Stadium this Sunday and covered the three-point spread against the hometown Buccaneers. Shortly thereafter, the G-Men traveled home with a much-needed victory and almost all of their fingers intact. Continue reading
I don’t know about you guys but last week, I was ready for a tirade. I’m not talking about a Jim McElwain kind of blowup where you yell at your player until your hair shakes, face turns red and a Continue reading
I’m 46. On Monday, I’ll be 47. As any of you that are around that age have probably come to understand, at this point in my life, most of my movements are deliberate. There’s a good reason for this. My Continue reading
I engaged myself in conversation with a father and son the other day. At least I believed them to be father and son. The younger gentleman bore a striking resemblance to the older fellow sitting to his right but I Continue reading
Another regular NFL season has regrettably come to a close, bringing us plenty of surprises that nobody saw coming back in September.
Every so often, I’ll get e-mails from potential contributors asking me to post this article or that hyperlink on any given, sports-related topic.
Aside from being possibly the cutest thing you’ve ever seen on the internet, it occurred to me that the following video serves as the perfect metaphor for sports today.
It’s been quite a run for the man they call “The Gun.” Not only did he (well… not he) just give birth to his first child, beautiful Baby Chase, not only did his Giants emerge victorious in Super Bowl XVLI, Continue reading
Wow, what a Sunday of football!