Category: Football

John Madden 4

NFL Legend John Madden Dead at 85

There is no overstating what John Madden meant to the NFL, not just the most popular sport in America but the number one TV show in the country and a cultural behemoth.

Army-Navy Game 1

Bucket List: The Army-Navy Game

The Army-Navy Game is uniquely-authentically-American and an honor to behold. To witness all of this in person is something

Jon Gruden 35

Fall Of The House of Gruden

Jon Gruden not only sinned, but sinned in the worse possible way; by having his transgressions documented with a paper trail.

football 4

Football Will Save The World

No, football did not prevent bad things. Could not have. But I submit that football made them bearable in a way they might not have been


Tampa Bay: The Hub Of The Sports World

Tampa Bay has been able to claim the Stanley Cup Finals, the World Series, the Super Bowl, and Wrestlemania in less than a year

Washington Redskins

They Who Must Not Be Named

Today I realized I’m tired of the fight over the “Redskins” name, tired of citing Ives Goddard, and tired of taking positions on the polls.

super bowl

Weekend Plans Post: The Big Game

The WrestleMania of Football happens this Sunday! So the question is “WHO IS THIRSTIER!?” and the answer is probably Kansas City.

Andrew Luck

The Perspective of Luck, or Lack Thereof

Sports and politics have that in common. People absolutely lose their minds over it, and their basic life skills and humanity tend to go with it.

WVU Football

A Very Welcome Victory

Sports are not a salve. That said, an unexpected win still manages to feel awfully damned good.

The Bowl Points System

One of the most thrilling BCS games I can remember was the 2007 Fiesta Bowl when an outmanned and outranked Boise State team upended the mighty Sooners. That’s the kind of thing I would want to see in an expanded playoff system. Not another chance for Georgia to blow a big lead against the Tide.