NFL’s Unity Was Great, But…

This past weekend in sports will go down as arguably the craziest we had ever witnessed. A sitting president of the greatest country in the world tweeted a “you can’t break up with me, because I just broke up with you” message to Stephen Curry after the NBA baller said he wasn’t going to the…

Carmelo Is FINALLY Free!!!

I normally would have posted anything newsworthy concerning my New York Knicks, let alone a trade involving Carmelo Anthony, less than 24 hours after it happened.  Given the media frenzy thanks to a sitting president threatening the NFL and its players over the anthem protests, I kinda got lost in the sauce for a bit….

Ward, not Mayweather, the Best Pound for Pound

I was on business travel when I found out about Andre Ward’s retirement yesterday morning. Needless to say my emotions ranged from shock to a bit of sadness. Shock, because Ward is retiring during the apex of his career. He has a 32-0 record and 17 KOs – and is only 33 years of age….

NFL 2017 Week 3 Preview

Game of the Week Atlanta Falcons at Detroit Lions This is the chance the Lions to show they are for real. If they do rise up and beat the Falcons, then hell yes they are. Hell, I’d give Detroit rhe benefit if the doubt if it is at least competitive in a losing effort. For…

Clemson: Alabama 2.0

Folks who follow college football say there are three things that are certain: death, taxes, and Alabama. Time to add Clemson to that list. This was supposed to be a “rebuilding” year for Clemson. How were the Tigers supposed to replenish the offensive talent it lost a year ago to the draft? Who was going…

NFL 2017 Week 2 Preview

Here we are again. One of the favorite things about the NFL season is picking the winners each week, even when I get them wrong SOME of the time.  Unlike last week, I didn’t make any prognostications for the first week of the season. I didn’t do it last week for two reasons: 1) because…

2017 NFL Preview: Picks from the Twittersphere

I’ve decided to spice things up a little bit this year. In addition to my predictions for the 2017 NFL season, I’ve decided to have a few of my twitter buddies lend their picks as well.  This will certainly be entertaining, as I will be sure to roast these people if their picks do go…