Archive for October, 2010

NFL–Week Eight Picks

NFL–Week Eight Picks

October 29, 2010 - - 1 Comment »

I’m alternating good weeks and bad weeks (5-8-1 last week; 46-48-4 on the season). According to the pattern, this will be the good week… Denver (+1) over San Francisco: Since this game is... Read More / Comment »

Hot Topic

Hot Topic

October 27, 2010 - - Comment Now »

*The Celtics-Heat game was the highest rated regular season game ever on cable television* Whenever a comic book or Star Wars movie is released there is a certain group of people poised and waiting for... Read More / Comment »

Rush to Judgment

Rush to Judgment

October 26, 2010 - - 2 Comments »

The New York Giants have 21 turnovers on the season. They lead the league in that category. That’s a terrible stat. It’s also one that can be changed and it’s the only stat they are... Read More / Comment »

Runaway Gunslinger

Runaway Gunslinger

October 25, 2010 - - Comment Now »

Ready or not, I present my utterly unorganized musings… –Normally I am not in favor of coaches calling out their players in the media. In the case of Brad Childress versus Brett Favre, I... Read More / Comment »

NFL–Week Seven Picks

NFL–Week Seven Picks

October 22, 2010 - - Comment Now »

I’m over .500. Yay! (6-7-1 last week; 41-40-3 on the season)… Baltimore (-13.5) over Buffalo: The Bills are 0-5 and have lost those games by an average of 15 points per. The Ravens are... Read More / Comment »

Star Power

Star Power

October 21, 2010 - - Comment Now »

Sometimes you have to be reminded of things you already know. I was reminded of one of those things earlier this week. I took in the Knicks-Nets preseason game the other day (the most important game... Read More / Comment »

Clutch

Clutch

October 19, 2010 - - 3 Comments »

*Lee certainly didn’t help build on his legendary clutch status in game one of the World Series* We’ve all done something under pressure. Whether it was taking a free throw, writing a paper... Read More / Comment »

Gladiators

Gladiators

October 18, 2010 - - 1 Comment »

We’ve all seen movies depicting past forms of entertainment. I didn’t feel like fact checking the accuracy of such depictions but apparently gladiators used to battle tigers and one another... Read More / Comment »

NFL–Week Six Picks

NFL–Week Six Picks

October 15, 2010 - - Comment Now »

I told you I would get back on track. I am a genius. (8-3-1 last week; 35-33-2 on the season)… Philadelphia (-3) over Atlanta: If Michael Vick was playing (or does play), I’d feel very confident... Read More / Comment »

Cry Foul

Cry Foul

October 14, 2010 - - Comment Now »

I criticize NBA officials all the time. The refs are my least favorite thing about the sport and probably the one thing most responsible for sucking some of my enjoyment out of the game. However, I,... Read More / Comment »