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The NFL, A Week Later

A week after the *cue foreboding voice* longest work stoppage in NFL history and we can already see some trends.  Here’s a look at some things that stuck out as the league cranked itself back up for the 2011 – 2012 season. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on August 1, 2011 in Alba, Football, NFL

 

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What Would You Do Without Football?

The question is: what would you have done without football? Fortunately, the NFL has returned in time for the 2011 season and fans are ecstatic. Since we couldn’t dare fathom life without football when it was a possibility we can now openly discuss our back up plans or time fillers if the deal wasn’t done. Here is our list: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on July 26, 2011 in Alba, Football, NFL, Robin

 

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Our unfiltered thoughts on the past week in sports…

Well Dirk was able to avenge his demons and go to Miami and win a Championship.  Will we say the same for LeBron in a few years?

Chris Bosh was the butt of many jokes this season but his break down at the end of the game on the way back to the locker room showed that he at least cared.

LeBron James needs new PR people.  He doesn’t know how to deflect criticism.  This comment may haunt him for a long while: Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on June 13, 2011 in Alba, Basketball, Boxing, Football, NBA, NFL, NHL, Robin

 

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Our unfiltered thoughts on the past week in sports…

We are saddened by the resignation of Jim Tressel because it means less hate jokes. We will miss them dearly.

(this is a repost for Alba)

Update: The hate still exists!

In related news, Ohio State’s QB Terrelle Pryor is under further scrutiny by the NCAA for receiving cars and other extra benefits. I bet he really wishes he declared for the draft now (although the supplemental draft is still an option). Read the rest of this entry »

 
 

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This play will be heavily featured in any future Kevin Durant montages…sucks to be Brendan Haywood.

Dallas looks to be in control of the Western Conference Finals but does anyone outside of Texas have them winning it all?

Joakim Noah pulled a Kobe and yelled a gay slur at a fan but he immediately apologized after the game. Good move to a bad action. Looks like some sensitivity training is needed. Read the rest of this entry »

 
 

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So now that Ohio State’s football program is under investigation (again) for selling 50 cars to athletes and their families will they FINALLY get more than a slap on the wrist from the NCAA?

Meanwhile, the hate keeps coming for Jim Tressel (and I don’t blame them). Folks in Michigan are airing their distaste.

Gary Williams retired from the University of Maryland last week.  While we’re genuinely sorry to see him go, it was time as he was not interested in playing today’s game when it came to recruiting. Read the rest of this entry »

 

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Our unfiltered thoughts on the past week in sports…

The ratings for the NFL Draft dropped from last year.  David Stern needs to take note, if the NFL Draft loses fan interest with labor strife, the NBA would fall completely off the map.

After being drafted overall #1 by the Carolina Panthers, Cam Newton proved his country roots by saying, “it’s not going to be instant like instant grits. It’s going to be like collard greens” with regards to his impact on the team.  Oh Cam.  Something tells me the media is going to LOVE covering him.

I think the display of emotion by Von Miller and Mark Ingram at the NFL Draft was beautiful. Wouldn’t you be feeling some kind of way if you were going to be a millionaire or heard an emotional message from your father in jail? Have a heart folks.

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Posted by on May 2, 2011 in Alba, Basketball, Football, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, Robin

 

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