Twitter reacts to ugly first half of football, douses Seahawks with unkindness

Russell sacked

Twitter has a tendency to kick a man while he’s down.  They had no better opportunity to do so than Sunday afternoon when the Seattle Seahawks traveled to Carolina but forgot to get off the plane. The third of the Continue reading

Round 2 predictions: The NFL Playoffs continue

NFL playoffs

Alright, let’s take a stab at this weekend’s games. I took last weekend off, using the rather lame ‘my crystal ball was in the shop’ excuse but you already know how I wagered if you read how two godforsaken kickers Continue reading

Kickers and pleasers: Just another Sunday wagering on professional football

The kick

Ah, the never-ending joy of wagering on the NFL. One thing many people overlook about the sustained success of both college and professional football is not only the excitement and unpredictability the sport brings and the gladiator-like nature of the Continue reading

Twitter Chips away at Kelly firing

Chipper

And so ends the Philadelphia experiment.  Football “mastermind” Chip Kelly has been fired by the Eagles with one game remaining in the regular season.  Their next game, much like the sixteen other ones they played this season, has now been Continue reading

NBA’s big guns gun down gun violence for the holidays

Curry shoots he scores

Not long ago, in the wake of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident, the NFL ran a series of public service announcements entitled “No More.”  In conjunction with the Joyful Heart Foundation, a slew of present and former NFL greats Continue reading

Gimmicks, colorblindness and NFL onesies: The current state of the nation’s most popular sports league

Jets Bills color blind

There must be something wrong with my television set. Wait, that can’t be.  Years ago for Christmas, I splurged on a fancy (because I’m fancy), flat screen that would keep me out of sports bars on Sunday.  So far that Continue reading