How could it have ended any other way? It was such a familiar outcome that looking back on it seems disgustingly routine. Just when you put your tiny heart into hoping for this team to do well, it gets crushed as it has so many, many times before.
One playoff victory isn't nearly accurate e ... More >>
It was the result everyone was expecting: Cowboys go on the road against an undefeated, incredibly disciplined team and get beat, exchanging a shovel for a backhoe as they try to quickly dig the grave for the 2012 season.
For a while, though, it seemed as if the Gauchos might actually have a shot ... More >>
There's a book on the subject: The Catch: One Play, Two Dynasties, and the Game That Changed the NFL. I refuse to read it. Or even link to it. Five years ago, Chris Berman recalled the moment for ESPN. Won't watch that either. Al Michaels narrated this piece about how it was one of the Top Sports ... More >>
I was playing catch on a lazy Friday afternoon, warming up for a chilly practice as a sophomore second baseman on Duncanville High School's baseball team when our coach came running out of the field house:
"We did it! We beat the Russians!!"
Was an upset last night when the U.S. beat Canada, 5-3, ... More >>
Something I never envisioned typing along my life’s journey: Thank you, Martellus Bennett.
But because of the backup tight end’s athletic, dramatic touchdown grab in Washington last week I’m still in bidness. Barely.
Down a cool $7,500 this season, but in better shape than the poo ... More >>