Memo to the NFL: Leave Kickoffs Alone

There are times when it’s not worth fixing something that is not broken. The NFL’s decision to move kickoffs to the 35-yard line is an example. In the spirit of player safety, the NFL’s Competition Committee made that decision a week ago.  Word on the street is that the committee discussed the idea of banning…

2011 MLB Preview

Opening Day for the 2011 Major League Baseball season is upon us. WHOO-HOO!!! With all the movement in the off-season, this should be a great season. Here is how I see everything shaking out… American League East Boston Red Sox Tampa Bay Rays* New York Yankees Baltimore Orioles Toronto Blue Jays ANAL-ysis: The Red Sox…

2011 NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Preview

WOW! You got to love the upsets of the opening weekend of the 2011 NCAA Tournament.  Richmond?  Florida State?  And best of all, VCU (by the way, I am STILL apologizing to VCU)? This is how I see all four regions shaking out in the Sweet 16… East Region Teams remaining: Ohio State UNC Kentucky…

To VCU: My Bad…

I am going to apologize to Virginia Commonwealth University, affectionately known as VCU. Here we go… Dear VCU, I want to apologize for dissing your selection into the 2011 NCAA Tournament.  I am also sorry for poo-pooing your conference. I didn’t realize how good of a team you guys have.  In fact, I didn’t know…

2011 NCAA Tournament Preview

Hooray, the NCAA Tournament is here! Another year of brackets, another year of getting my brackets “blowed up” by an upset or several. Here is my breakdown of each region: East Region Top four seeds: Ohio State UNC Syracuse Kentucky Dark horse: West Virginia ANAL-ysis: This is the mother of all the regions.  What a…

Why in the Hell is VCU in the Tournament?

Every year we have our fair share of teams who were snubbed out of the NCAA Tournament. We also have our fair shares of teams people feel didn’t deserve to make it.  This year we may have our first “WTF?” Enter VCU. What is so wrong with including Virginia Commonwealth University you ask? Peep this….