The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week Three

The NFL’s quest for parity is near complete… if you exclude the Buffalo Bills. What’s great about the NFL, and it’s a lengthy list, is that at the beginning of the season, every fan base (well, almost every fan base) Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week Three

Urban Meyer to Nebraska rumors: The gift that keeps on giving

Since the rumors about Urban Meyer going to Nebraska keep swirling and since I recently posted on social media that said rumors are the ultimate cure for writer’s block, I figured I’d throw out some thoughts on the possibility of Continue reading Urban Meyer to Nebraska rumors: The gift that keeps on giving

The Wife Hates SportsChump Annual Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week Two

Most of us are still recovering from a frenetic Week One.  Mine was exhausting.  All I did was move from the bed (for the 1 o’clock games) to the sofa (for the 4 o’clock games) and back to bed for Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump Annual Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week Two

Falling for the homecoming hype: How to bet (and not bet) “revenge games”

Sometimes, a little self-ridicule is in order, so here goes nothing… A lot was made of certain players returning to play against their former teams last weekend, thanks to the never-ending, hype machine that is the NFL.  Most of us, Continue reading Falling for the homecoming hype: How to bet (and not bet) “revenge games”

The Wife Hates SportsChump Annual Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week One

The gauntlet has been dropped, which is odd considering neither of us wear gauntlets.  Golf gloves, perhaps, but not gauntlets.  If we did wear gauntlets, however, I imagine they would look like the cool one Thanos wore, with five different Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump Annual Weekend Pick ‘Em: NFL Week One

Shut the Funk Up, Vol. 3: The Antonio Brown-Sylvester Stewart Connection

We recently featured a new series here on SportsChump called Shut the Funk Up, within which we highlight those in professional sports we’d really like to tell to STFU and compare them to legends of music’s most underappreciated genre: the Continue reading Shut the Funk Up, Vol. 3: The Antonio Brown-Sylvester Stewart Connection

Why never to bet money line favorites on the road in college football

A stocky, young gentleman walked into my bar the other evening, which as you know is always my favorite way to begin a blogpost. (Hey, cut me some slack.  I tend bar for a living.) Hat backwards, shirt untucked, he Continue reading Why never to bet money line favorites on the road in college football

COLLEGE FOOTBALL POWERS-THAT-BE CREATE PEACE AND HARMONY… FOR NOW

Man, this seems like the end of an era.  Or perhaps It’s the beginning of a new one. Either way, for at least a day, we stopped arguing and all got along.  That’s because college football playoff expansion is finally Continue reading COLLEGE FOOTBALL POWERS-THAT-BE CREATE PEACE AND HARMONY… FOR NOW

Len Dawson, Bill Ray and one of the most iconic sports photographs ever captured

I don’t know much about Len Dawson.  I never saw him play football.  By the time I started watching the game rather religiously, he was already well into the broadcast booth.  Dawson was damn good at his jobs too.  He Continue reading Len Dawson, Bill Ray and one of the most iconic sports photographs ever captured

The summer of Kevin Durant’s miscontent

Regular readers of this website know I’m the first in line to sign up for some healthy, off-season drama.  When NBA trade rumors bubble to the top of my summer stock, I morph into the town crier spreading them even Continue reading The summer of Kevin Durant’s miscontent