Did Tim Tebow really have to damn us to another year of hearing college football announcers gush like they’re describing their first true love?
From time to time in this space I chide certain teams, players and even members of the media. Sometimes the issues change or new developments come to light, so to be fair, I thought I’d take a look back at some of my columns from earlier in the year and […]
Mike takes his monthly dive into his magical mail bag.
2008 NFL Kickoff Weekend, September 6 – 10
It’s not over. Even as his co-defendants prepare to plead guilty to federal dogfighting charges, and even as Michael Vick ponders the same plea deal, the story is not over. Even if, and it looks more and more like this will be the case, Vick goes to jail for a […]
Mike takes his monthly dive into his mailbag.
The hammer came down on Falcons quarterback Michael Vick on Tuesday. The axe should come next.
Drug possession. Purchasing alcohol for minors. Driving under the influence. Possession of firearms without a license. Those are just a few of the crimes that have besmirched the image of the National Football League since the start of 2006. Unless the National Football League is planning on collaborating with The […]
Oh man, this is my favorite time of the year. From now until February 4, I can’t get enough of one thing: Football. You know how when you were little you’d get so excited the night before Christmas that you couldn’t sleep? That’s me every Saturday during football season. And […]
Pre-season football bores me to tears. Seriously, I was sitting in front of the TV on Monday night so bored that I was sobbing like Dick Vermeil after, well, after anything really. Coaching, baking, flossing — pick one. But pre-season football can make other, much more titanic men, bawl for […]