Archive for March, 2016

Sherman With His Foot in Mouth Again!

By gordyb | March 23rd, 2016

There is little doubt that Richard Sherman plays his position pretty well (probably not HOF material, but well!) Does that give him the right to try to excuse his utter lack of sportsmanship (the real reason he will never be HOF) by calling Roger Goodell names for simply doing his job. I guess Sherman’s disdain […]

ESPN and LeBron James and some fun

By joelb | March 22nd, 2016

ESPN is getting beyond comical.   Well I think they have been there for a while.  They are more like TMZ now than a sports reporting network.  But then I remember what ESPN actually stands for.  Entertainment and Sports Programming Network.  So I guess the TMZ model is in their wheel house.  I guess it […]

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CBS with goo on its face!

By gordyb | March 14th, 2016

While we depend on CBS to bring us “March Madness” they often fail us. A clear example is the awful 2-hr disaster that was the selection program on Sunday evening. It wasn’t bad enough that they chose talking heads who were uninformed, terribly prejudiced and with the possible exception of “the Charles” simply just boring. […]

The Crazy Season is upon us!

By gordyb | March 7th, 2016

As predictable as Spring following Winter!  The lure of an easy road to the championship and the bushels of new money in the additional cap-space drives the dreamers crazy!  From the big time losers like Washington and Dallas trying to buy the Lombardi trophy to the little guys like Miami that are simply incompetent and […]

Some Athletes Just Cant Hang it up

By joelb | March 5th, 2016

On the opposite side of athletes that hang it up too early there are some that no matter how beat up, how broken down or how “over the hill” they are.  They cannot step away from the game.  Of course this is if a team will give them a paycheck to keep playing.  If they […]

Early Retirement by Pro Athletes

By joelb | March 1st, 2016

Early retirement by pro athletes is nothing new.  With the pending early retirement of two prominent football players there has been a lot of speculation by some major media outlets that as the money athletes are making in pro sports increases.  The sports are dying and that we are doomed to all of them retiring […]

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