NFL Playoff Pick ‘Em Round Three: Championship Week Edition

I am still reeling from last weekend’s NFL Playoff action.  Raise your hands if you woke up Monday morning wanting more football. To recap: Brady and Rodgers got bounced, as did both number one seeds.  Three of the four games Continue reading NFL Playoff Pick ‘Em Round Three: Championship Week Edition

Enter NFL Playoff Pick ‘Em Contest – Win Fabulous Prizes

Well, I would call that a VERY successful NFL season.  Of course, Colts and Saints fans might disagree, but I digress. Yet again, the NFL keeps us riveted until the final seconds of its regular season.  Meanwhile, Roger Goodell smiles Continue reading Enter NFL Playoff Pick ‘Em Contest – Win Fabulous Prizes

The Hatred for Tom Brady runs strong… and other tales from Tampa Bay’s Super Bowl week

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before.  Three Buffalo Bills fans walk into a bar and shout “Go Chiefs!” Go figure. This encounter happened one week after the perennially underachieving (or perhaps aptly achieving) Bills had just lost to Continue reading The Hatred for Tom Brady runs strong… and other tales from Tampa Bay’s Super Bowl week

The stupidest question ever asked

The old saying goes there’s no such thing as a stupid question.  The mantra’s origins are unknown but by its very nature instills the importance of being inquisitive. I always used to consider that statement to be true, until this Continue reading The stupidest question ever asked

Two Inevitable, If Not Necessary, NFL Changes for 2021

“Are we playing on Wednesdays now?” Peyton Manning Several years ago, an aging Peyton Manning quipped the above line.  He was referring to the NFL’s Thursday night games, which players simultaneously love and hate.  Most NFL players love playing in Continue reading Two Inevitable, If Not Necessary, NFL Changes for 2021

SportsChump’s First Ever Playoff Football Eliminator (Free to enter: win fabulous prizes)

I’m going to keep this simple as possible as our playoff clock is ticking. Welcome, one and all, to SportsChump’s first ever NFL (and college) playoff eliminator!!! The rules are easy to follow but please pay attention as THEY WILL Continue reading SportsChump’s First Ever Playoff Football Eliminator (Free to enter: win fabulous prizes)

Interviews, context and the real Stefon Diggs

“It’s not always the word.  It’s the context in which the word is said.” -Chris Rock Often words get misconstrued. Anyone who has ever felt tongue-tied in a moment of pressure can relate.  Probably not as much as multi-million athletes Continue reading Interviews, context and the real Stefon Diggs

Why football matters

“Football is so important.” -John Jacobs, comedian Last Sunday was special, more special in some parts of the country than in others but special nonetheless. As we all know, most NFL games are played on Sunday but last Sunday was Continue reading Why football matters