SportsChump’s Free to Enter Super Bowl Contest

And then there were four. Suffice to say that the best four teams in the NFL are still playing football.  Sorry, Buffalo fans, but we’ve already detailed your demise at great length. The four remaining teams, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Cincinnati, Continue reading SportsChump’s Free to Enter Super Bowl Contest

Why the Buffalo Bills collapse was a forgone conclusion (if you only paid close enough attention)

So, I’m sitting here trying to figure out what’s wrong with the Buffalo Bills, I mean, aside from the fact that they’re a cursed (albeit proud) franchise.  I’m not a Bills fan per se.  I’m just curious as to why Continue reading Why the Buffalo Bills collapse was a forgone conclusion (if you only paid close enough attention)

The overly reactionary, slightly opinionated, layman’s take on the Buccaneers season (and extremely short post-season) and where to go from here

And so, it is. The makeshift, occasionally exciting but mostly disappointing Tampa Bay Buccaneers season has come to an end.  A shell of the team that won a Super Bowl two seasons ago now has more questions to answer than Continue reading The overly reactionary, slightly opinionated, layman’s take on the Buccaneers season (and extremely short post-season) and where to go from here

The road to Ja (and more of what’s wrong with the Orlando Magic)

There are few generational talents playing in today’s NBA.  I’d obviously include LeBron and KD on that list.  Throw in Giannis and Steph for good measure.  The younger generation includes phenoms like Luca Doncic and Nikola Jokic.  And I would Continue reading The road to Ja (and more of what’s wrong with the Orlando Magic)

Lovie Smith: Ambassador of Vengeance

Hollywood is littered with some all-time, classic movies about revenge.  Charles Bronson’s Deathwish series, the Kill Bill movies, Taken, Gladiator, Princess Bride, basically every Clint Eastwood western ever.  And how could we forget Oldboy, the Korean original not the considerably Continue reading Lovie Smith: Ambassador of Vengeance

The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Eighteen

I would once again like to thank all those who participated in this year’s weekly pick ‘em contest.  I know each of you scoured over the lines your designated week… and it showed.  You guys went 54-30-1 on the season!  Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Eighteen

The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Seventeen

Neither flu nor phlegm nor aches and pains can keep us from the swift completion of our appointed wagers.  As both Kevin and I have been stricken with that debilitating, December bug thanks to that last spell of bad weather, Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Seventeen

The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Sixteen

After witnessing the season-long success of our guest prognosticators, I have decided to put this faux-gambling experiment into its proper perspective.  It is time to compare our results to this year’s NFL teams. While still not earning the most money Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Sixteen

Argentina Wins 2022 World Cup: Lionel’s Legacy No Longer Messy

A couple of friends have messaged me asking if I was going to share my thoughts on the World Cup.  Although I run this humble little website, I’m not so sure it’s my place.  I’m not a huge soccer (football?) Continue reading Argentina Wins 2022 World Cup: Lionel’s Legacy No Longer Messy