Posts tagged ‘sports’

  • Thanksgiving Day football games

    Thanksgiving & Football – American Traditions

    It was 1863 when President Abraham Lincoln gave his Thanksgiving Proclamation. With a nation embroiled in a Civil War, Lincoln declared the last Thursday in November be set aside as a day of Thanksgiv...

  • Which CFB Head Coach Will Be Next on the Chopping Block?

    Five college football coaches didn’t make it to November. That’s the most in quite a few years, but sadly it is becoming the norm. Long-time TCU head coach Gary Patterson went 3-5 through the Horn...

  • The Most Undervalued Player in Sports

    In 2012, the Seattle Seahawks rolled the dice on a quarterback in Round 3 of that year’s draft. A then 40-year-old John Schneider (not the actor) was the Seahawks GM and was in love with a guy named...

  • Results of who is the most hated broadcaster

    The Results are In for the Most Hated Sports Broadcaster

    A week ago we published an article posing a question as to which TV sports broadcaster was the most annoying, the most reviled, basically the most hated. Apparently this is a topic on which many peopl...

  • The most hated sports announcers on TV - poll

    Most Hated TV Sports Announcer – Poll – Poll Results

    “Do you believe in miracles?” “Whoa Nelly!”  They are some of the most iconic phrases brought to us by some of the best sports announcers of all-time. This piece is not about them rather it i...

  • 2021 NFL survivor contest

    2021 Online NFL Survivor Contest

    People have really grown to love the contest type known as “survivor”. As the name implies, you have to survive week to week and the payoff for doing so is HUGE. How huge? $200,000 to be e...

  • Roger Federer at Wimbledon

    Wimbledon Says Goodbye to a Tradition

    The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet club parts with its traditions as easily as a middle-aged man parts with an old concert t-shirt — which is to say, it usually never happens. Wimbledon is the ...

  • Broncos new hire is a lady

    Denver Broncos Add Another Woman to NFL Executive Ranks

    Last year the NFL reported on a study that showed 47% of all fans of the league are women. That diversity in the fanbase is beginning to show in NFL employment, underscored this week by the rise of Ke...

  • Olympics 2021 Japan News

    Japanese Citizens Prefer Postponement of Summer Olympics

    Already postponed by a year because of the COVID-19 pandemic, a large majority of surveyed Japanese say that they aren’t ready for the Olympic Games to go forward this summer either. A Kyodo News po...

  • MLB Division Winners Picks & Odds

    The 2021 MLB season will get underway on April 1. The Los Angeles Dodgers look to defend their World Series title. Can anyone catch them? Here’s a look at the odds to win each division. AL CENTRAL T...