NFL division races

Here we are sports fans. Three weeks left in the regular season. This is about the time of year that we start to see the various playoff scenarios. The contenders play in meaningful “must win” […]

Pigskin: It’s what’s for dinner

So I watching a recent episode of Friday Night Lights (shame on you if you’ve never seen it) and viewed a scene in which the wily Buddy Garrity talked his way into announcing East Dillon […]

Little Things and The Playoffs

Little Things from the NFL’s 2009 Season: 88 players in the NFL had at least one carry of 25 yards or more, including New York Jets punter Steve Weatherford. Not among the 88: Philadelphia Eagles […]

Week 9: When Fungus is Acceptable

Hiding in Plain Sight Last week Derek Fisher of the Los Angeles Lakers played 34 minutes and recorded 0 points, 0 rebounds, and 0 assists. He managed two steals and two personal fouls and without […]

NFL Week 8: 10-Favre

Usain Bolt adopted a cheetah named Lightning Bolt. Stephen Colbert and Colbert Nation are sponsoring the U.S. speedskating team in the Vancouver Olympics. A golfer tested positive for performance enhancing drugs. Manu Ginobili pulled a […]

NFL Week 6: The Review

NFL week six is in the books. We’ve officially reached the point where teams are who we thought they were – or are. So what do you say…let’s say we get this party started right…Raider-style. […]