Opinion: The Sudden Ending to a Season

New York Yankees.  Michigan Wolverines.  Carolina Panthers. If you think you had a bad weekend watching sports, the three teams above represent the three teams I root hardest for.  All three of them had bad weekends.  Depressing weekends.  Michigan and Carolina didn’t show up for their games, while the Yankees’ youth and Houston’s love of their home ballpark ultimately did in my favorite baseball team.   If you are a sports…

October 23, 2017

NFL: Predictions for 2017!

I can’t believe it is once again time for the NFL!  I am still in full baseball mode, but the best thing about football is that I only have to pay attention to it one day a week, and since my team isn’t local, I rarely get to really see them play anyway.    The invention of apps, and the old-fashioned having a few different televisions in the house certainly…

September 9, 2017

NFL: Draft Primer

There are a lot of things to be grateful for nowadays if you are a sports fan, and one of the things I am most grateful for is technology. See, years ago, if you wanted to get up-to-the-second NFL draft coverage, you actually had to tune into the draft.  There really isn’t anything more mundane than an NFL Draft, and I will never understand why people would rather tune in…

April 27, 2017