Tag Archives: football

Sunday Night Speech: Super Bowl Edition

                    And this one has nothing to do with football but it is still awesome.    

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Saturday Morning News: February 2nd, 2013

  The Super Bowl Ads You Don’t Want To Miss This Year US attempts to block beer merger Unbridled Kentuckians Decide It’s Time For A Kick-Ass New Slogan Daring to Ask the PED Question Brain Injuries In The NFL: A Fan’s 5 Stages Of Grief President Clinton? Deer-antler spray: What is IGF-1? – CBS News […]

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Lance Armstrong, Manti Te’o and Chip Kelly or: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Not Believe Anything Anyone Says

If you are a sports fan you are most certainly aware of the three stories that I am referencing in the verbose title of this post. But just in case, let’s recap. Lance Armstrong has a long history of participating in a sport that we as Americans generally do not care about. He has to […]

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Mea Culpa: My Secret Season with The Fighting Irish

It’s best to just get this out of the way: I am an enormous hypocrite. Until now, only three other people knew just how enormous. There’s my wife, who walked in on me when I was in the middle of breaking a solemn, public vow I’d made just months prior. Then there are my friends […]

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Sunday Night Speech: Eric LeGrand

Most great sports speeches are never heard by the general public. They happen in locker rooms, behind closed doors, and the only way we get to judge their effectiveness is by the performance the teams give afterward. There have, however been a few notable exceptions to this rule. Jim Valvano’s ESPY speech, for example. His […]

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Weekly Awards: September 8, 2012

Best video of ducks crossing a highway Most embarrassing moment Coolest picture of Mars Coolest time lapse  

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Tiny Dancer: my fall sports lineup

It’s hard to deny how great this week generally is. Last weekend kicked off the College Football season, last night kicked off the NFL with the Giants and Cowboys, and for me, yesterday kicked off my daughter’s first ever dance class. Yes, amid the greatness that is the college football and basketball seasons, our family […]

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How To Not Like Sports by Jake Barker

Administrator’s Note: Jake sent us this post a long time ago and we have been holding it for this week.  For those of you who are not aware, this week marks the beginning of college football, probably the greatest sporting season of the year.  With that in mind, you need to know the information below. […]

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Saturday Morning News: August 25th

Todd Akin Fallout Spreads From Missouri To White House Race Ugandan Team Is Africa’s First In Little League Series It Begins: College Football Season Is Upon Us The 10 Craziest Lines From National Review’s Story On Why Mitt Romney Should Win 100% Of The Female Vote Student ‘Subversives’ And The FBI’s ‘Dirty Tricks’ World’s Craziest […]

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Friday At Five

Gentlemen, we are on the precipice of the greatest time of the year in sport.  Baseball is nearing the playoffs, the Little League World Series is in full swing, the English Premier League is in week number two, and college football starts a week from yesterday.  Enjoy the coming months.  As a disclaimer I feel […]

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