Ryan Lochte is home and safe from his now swimmingly, infamous excursions in Rio de Janeiro. Sure he lost half his endorsers (worth about a million or so in change) for lying about his buddies taking a gas station men’s
Continue reading And you thought Ryan Lochte had a bad week…
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If we had a crystal ball to tell us what’s going to happen this NFL season, we’d all be millionaires. Unfortunately, Lady Cleo and Dionne Warwick have cornered the market on clairvoyance so you and I are going to have
Continue reading Ten pressing questions for the 2015 NFL season
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Not every athlete is as lovey-dovey as LeBron James and Kevin Durant. Man hugs all around. The mutual respect these two have for each other borders on nauseating.
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Aside from being possibly the cutest thing you’ve ever seen on the internet, it occurred to me that the following video serves as the perfect metaphor for sports today.
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“Peeeeeeyton!” “Johnnnnnny!!! Or should I say… boss?” The two Hall of Fame quarterbacks embraced then sat down to dinner to finalize their plot to rid Denver of a quarterback who had become inexplicably more popular than them.
A buddy and I were recently discussing past Heisman Trophy winners. After all, it is that time of year. As we all know, bringing home the most coveted, individual award in college athletics doesn’t necessarily guarantee success in the NFL.
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Every once in a while, I’ve been known to plop down at a local saloon, watch some random sporting event and text my buddy Croshere (whose secret identity may soon be revealed pending podcast). I’ll giggle and snort out loud,
Continue reading Another Sunday afternoon of texting leads to potential podcast revival
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There sure has been a lot of talk about quarterbacks these days. In Minnesota, Donovan McNabb is out, Christian Ponder is in. In Washington, Rex Grossman is out, John Beck is in. In Oakland, Jason Campbell is hurt, Carson Palmer
Continue reading Understanding our obsession with quarterbacks
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A friend texted me the other night. I was playing poker at my local house game while tipping back a few. His text read simply “Cutler a Buc!!!” I read the text with mixed emotions. The Jay Cutler sweepstakes
Continue reading Your New Look Buccaneers
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