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

We are finally getting down to the nitty gritty in college football.  While Georgia and Michigan are sitting pretty at one and two and can probably even afford a loss in their championship games, third and fourth-seeded TCU and USC Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Thirteen

Exercises in Patience: Anthony Richardson, Jim Harbaugh, Shaquille O’Neal, and the straw polls that broke the camel’s back

Every time I think about whether a franchise should keep a player, or perhaps more importantly whether a fan base has turned on a player, I can’t help but think about what went down in Orlando in the summer of Continue reading Exercises in Patience: Anthony Richardson, Jim Harbaugh, Shaquille O’Neal, and the straw polls that broke the camel’s back

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

“Whoever wrote this paper doesn’t know the first thing about Kurt Vonnegut.” Every time I think of one of the 20th century’s most brilliant authors, I don’t think about Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat’s Cradle or Breakfast of Champions.  I think of the Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Twelve

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

We learned a lot this weekend.  For example, we learned that Justin Jefferson is superhuman.  We learned that previous coaching experience is not a prerequisite, nor is it all that important, when it comes to winning NFL games.  And we Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Eleven

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

Another revealing week in the NFL brought us an undefeated single Tom Brady, a still troubled Green Bay Packers team, an elbow injury to the potential MVP and a brand, new head coach in Indianapolis who has not so much Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Ten

The Lost Art of the Start

Major League Baseball once again made history while no one noticed. The Houston Astros had a no-hitter the other night!  In the Game Four of the World Series no less! And we barely celebrated.  Womp womp! There are a few Continue reading The Lost Art of the Start

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

The Beatles once wrote “the love you take is equal to the love you make.”  Chris Farley confirmed that notion one fateful night when he interviewed Paul McCartney in a Saturday Night Live skit for the ages. If it’s good Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Nine

Bucs search for answers, accountability

Accountability. It’s an attribute that’s hard to come by these days.  It’s an admirable trait, the ability to admit you’ve made a mistake, that you own up to what you’ve done and that nobody, but you, is responsible.  It’s a Continue reading Bucs search for answers, accountability

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

It is at this point of our little experiment that we should talk about… gambling. Last week, our guest prognosticator went a perfect 5-0.  I looked over the past two years that we’ve hosted this weekly event and only twice Continue reading The Wife Hates SportsChump 2022 Weekend Pick ‘Em: Week Eight