Archive for Sports in General

Pay in Sports is just as unfair as pay in real life

By joelb | February 13th, 2018

Pay in Sports is crazy.  This past week the 49ers signed Jimmy Garoppolo to the most lucrative contract ever signed in the NFL  Not sure that it is the most lucrative.  Guess it would depend on several different factors to say that.  It is how ever the richest contract ever signed in the NFL.   How long […]

NBA All Star Game The NFL and Winter Blues

By joelb | January 21st, 2018

The NBA is almost to its half way point.   That means that it is time for the NBA all star game.  If you want to know how I really feel about all star games read this.  Why do we have All Star games.  I will give some props to the NBA for trying to do […]

Bowl Season is upon us in the week that was

By joelb | December 20th, 2017

Bowl Season is always very interesting.  It seems to come more quickly than it used to.  That could be because there are so many bowls now.  I have heard people complain that there are to many bowls.  Could be  but I really don’t mind.  For those that have a problem with how many bowls are […]

Dead Time – Slow Saturdays with out College Football in the week that was

By joelb | December 14th, 2017

Dead Time.  You know you feel it.  With drawl pains the first weekend after the college football regular season is done.  There was one good college game on this weekend.  The Army Navy game being played in the snow.  With a come back victory for Army to pull out a one point win.  After a […]

Subjective – The ins and outs in the week that was

By joelb | December 6th, 2017

The regular season in college football came to an end.  Now it will be on to the bowl season and the college football playoff.   Tiger Woods made his big comeback.  I know I was wondering if it would ever happen.  Then when it did happen how it would go.  The NFL offered money that players […]

Thanksgiving for a great week – The week that was

By joelb | November 29th, 2017

It was a very interesting week in football.  There are many things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving week.  Of course that depends on what team you are rooting for.   If you are an Alabama or Michigan fan.  You may not be so thankful this week.  Things are starting to shape up in the college […]

The Week that Was – NASCAR is finally done

By joelb | November 22nd, 2017

In the week that was College football was a little light on the big games this week.  There was only one big game and it was not even that big of a game.  NASCAR finally finished its season.  Who even remembers the beginning?   The NFL is getting crazy and the games were pretty good too.  […]

Collage Football is in the crazy Season – The week that was

By joelb | November 14th, 2017

College football is getting into the crazy season.  NACSAR is finally wrapping up.   The NFL is starting to head toward the playoff run.  Jerry Jones is making threats that there is no way that he can back up.  Can’t blame players for trying to make a buck but do you really have to be an […]

NFL Crashing and burning MLB On the Rise

By joelb | November 7th, 2017

In the week that was the sports landscape is a changing.  It appears that the NFL has set its self up for a huge fail.  The days of them doing what ever they want and it not affecting them is over.  The MLB hit a home run (see what I did there)  with their playoffs […]

The Mess that is Football – The Week that Was

By joelb | October 31st, 2017

The mess that is Football.  It has always been an interesting landscape but this year it is a mess.  The Astros and the Dodgers are putting on a show in the World Series.  Making the case for Baseball to be exciting.  An interesting NBA season is starting to shape up.  The next month will really […]