Twitter celebrates the end of DeflateGate

Cheers

It’s over.  It’s finally over. Schedule yet another parade in New England. Thursday morning, we all woke up to the news that the most overrated scandal in all of sports has finally come to an end.  Dare I use the Continue reading

Betting the underdogs: A season-long experiment in hope and money lines

Underdog

I’m going to try a little experiment this year. If I had any balls at all, I’d put my money where my online wagering account is and do this thing for real but considering the fact this experiment could cost Continue reading

NFL quarterbacks: Still crazy after all these years

Smiles RGIII Smiles

“They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky.  They’re all together ooky.” -   Addams Family theme song 32 men. That’s it. Only 32 men out of several hundred million that live in this country get to be the starting quarterback Continue reading

SportsChump’s Fifth Annual NFL Over/Under Contest

2015 over under contest

It’s that time of the year again. FOOOOOOTBAAAALLLLLLL!!!! Whew, that felt good. Think we’re thirsty for some football?  The very first televised game of the NFL pre-season, the otherwise meaningless Minnesota Vikings-Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Fame Game, garnered higher television Continue reading

Twitter hits Geno Smith harder than Ilkemefuna Enemkpali

Geno Smith

Boys will be boys.  And Jets will most certainly be Jets. Jets fans aren’t used to losing hope ‘til midway through the season.  As least this year, they can get through their suffering early. In the wake of Cam Newton Continue reading

SportsChump gauges success/failure of Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ RED movement by polling his female readers

Bucs female fans

As you probably know by now, SportsChump is quite popular with the ladies. I’m not sure I can say the same for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers… or at least they’re not as popular as they think they should be.  Their Continue reading

It’s been Favre too long

Favre head scratcher

When Sports Illustrated announced it was putting Brett Favre on its latest cover (slow week in the world of sports?), I looked back to find the last time I wrote anything of note about him. It was 2011. Goodness, has Continue reading

You don’t get to pick your nickname

Doug Rushes

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a running back on their roster.  His name is Doug Martin. A few years ago, Martin looked like he might be the tailback of the future.  In 2012, his rookie season, Martin played in all Continue reading

What the hell is going on in… ?

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What the hell is going on in Philadelphia? Chip Kelly is 51 years old.  He’s been around football a long time.  He’s coached in high school, college and now the pros.  I’m pretty sure if he’s a racist, we would Continue reading

Your job should you choose to accept it: Rename Hooker Rehab and win fabulous prizes

Hooker rehab

Two years ago, Warren Sapp was one of the happiest men on the face of the earth.  He had just been inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame after a lifetime of hard-nosed football.  He served as a well-respected member Continue reading