Category: Sports

Super Bowl Predicitons

Here are some predictions from my party this weekend: Murdoc: NE 38-20 My Wife: NE 38-21 My Brother: NE 27-17 My Mom: NE 27-13 My Son: NE 13-7 My Daughter: NE wins I think New York will play decently and the Patriots won’t run away with it, but I also don’t think that the outcome […]

Joe Gibbs resigns?

Not “re-signs.” Resigns. Apparently so. It was a rough year for the Redskins, with numerous injuries to key players and the death of Sean Taylor, but despite some questionable calls Gibbs pulled the team together under a back-up QB and guided them into the playoffs. I expected Gibbs to coach one more year and then […]

Dumb Move

Skipping Anthem an un-America move by NFL, Steelers Classy: The NFL and the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to start their Monday Night Football game without the National Anthem according to the Denver Post. The game had been delayed 25 minutes due to weather. The comments on the article show the classlessness of some folks, combined with […]

Sean Taylor

I always thought Taylor looked better wearing #36, but he switched to #21 after Fred Smoot left the team. Now Smoot’s back, but Taylor kept the number. So here’s an earlier shot of Taylor in #36. He was an obviously gifted player, the sort that could change a game all by himself. His off-field troubles […]

Season’s over

Blocked field goal secures Appalachian State’s upset of Michigan ESPN wonders if it might not be the biggest upset ever. I don’t know about that, but obviously Michigan’s entire season is basically over and this will stand as one of the most shameful games in the history of the, well, of the history. I guess […]

Vick jerseys put to good use

The Atlanta Humane Society is now accepting Michael Vick t-shirts and jerseys. They’ll be used as bedding, chew toys and rags for cleaning up dog doo. Which is only appropriate, right, Rocky? Image from SFGate. USA Today: At Atlanta shelter, Vick jerseys are going to the dogs. I don’t begrudge professional athletes or other entertainers […]