NCAA Basketball: Sweet 16 Seed Thoughts & Top 25

Thoughts on the Committee’s Release of the Current Top 16 Seeds The NCAA Tournament committee chairman released the Sweet 16 seeds in the tournament on Sunday afternoon (if games ended today), and a few things may have raised eyebrows. The first thing that popped out at me was that Oklahoma is hanging on to a Sweet 16 seed as of now, despite their recent poor play.  This speaks to the…

February 12, 2018

NCAA Basketball: Takeaways & Top 25

The Blue Blue Devils I don’t know what to say about the Duke Blue Devils at this point.  On Saturday afternoon, they finally decided to show up in the first half against an inferior opponent…only to get blitzed in the second half by that opponent.  St. John’s hasn’t won a Big East game all season.  They have some close games on their resume, but most teams have close games on…

February 5, 2018

NFL: Super Bowl Preview (?)

Oakland over Dallas. I will say that again:   Oakland over Dallas.   That was my preseason pick for Super Bowl LII, and you wonder why I don’t write much about football on this site.   I picked Derek Carr to win the League MVP, and was so convinced of that becoming a reality that I drafted him to pilot both of my fantasy football squads.  Thankfully, I also had Carson Wentz and…

February 3, 2018