A Last Second Miracle in the Land of 10,000 Lakes

Sunday’s NFC Divisional Playoff game was one for the ages… literally. Millie Wall, who turns 100 on the 4th of July, was gifted a pair of tickets by the Minnesota Vikings, a team she has watched and agonized over for the 57 years of the franchise’s existence. Wall, who had… Read more“A Last Second Miracle in the Land of 10,000 Lakes”

Titans Epic NFC Wild Card Comeback Against The Chiefs

The Tennessee Titans took a seat at the grown-ups table on Saturday by erasing an 18-point Kansas City lead, silencing the loudest roaring crowd of fans in any sports stadium. Titan’s quarterback Marcus Mariota was a quadruple threat – passing, rushing, blocking and catching his way to a 22-21 Wild… Read more“Titans Epic NFC Wild Card Comeback Against The Chiefs”

Pittsburgh Puts The Hurt on Houston Without Antonio Brown

After a brutal 30-9 home loss against the Jaguars in October, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger questioned his future in football. When asked by reporters after the game if he was doing anything differently under center, Roethlisberger replied, “I don’t think so, but maybe I am. Maybe I don’t have it… Read more“Pittsburgh Puts The Hurt on Houston Without Antonio Brown”

My Discontent With the Mets Winter Meetings

The Winter Meetings in Miami have come and gone and all the Mets acquired was a lot of hot air and Anthony Swarzak, a right-handed journeyman reliever with a 23-30 record and career 4.22 ERA. Of all the bullpen pitchers who were on the market, Brandon Morrow being one, it’s… Read more“My Discontent With the Mets Winter Meetings”

Rams Rout Seahawks to Secure Top Spot in the NFC West

The rudderless Ram’s ship that derailed against Seattle last December returned to CenturyLink Field with a wrecking crew of new coaches and an improved roster of players. After last week’s demoralizing loss to the Eagles, Los Angeles silenced some skeptics by slaying the mighty Seahawks 42-7 to all but secure… Read more“Rams Rout Seahawks to Secure Top Spot in the NFC West”

Rams Rout Seahawks 42-7 to Gain of Control NFC West

The rudderless Ram’s ship that derailed against Seattle last December returned to CenturyLink Field with a wrecking crew of new coaches and an improved roster of players. After last week’s demoralizing loss to the Eagles, Los Angeles silenced some skeptics by slaying the mighty Seahawks 42-7 to all but secure… Read more“Rams Rout Seahawks 42-7 to Gain of Control NFC West”

Costly Penalty Prevents Rams From Upsetting The Eagles

It was a match-up made in NFL heaven. The first and second draft picks from 2016 making a lot of noise in their sophomore season after suffering losing records in their rookie year. Philadelphia won the epic battle 43-35 but lost their fearless leader, quarterback Carson Wentz, to a knee… Read more“Costly Penalty Prevents Rams From Upsetting The Eagles”

Lakers Lose a Heartbreak in OT Against the Warriors

Moral victories may not show up in the standings but Wednesday night a loud statement by the Lakers against the defending NBA champions was deafening at Staples Center. LA hung with the Golden State boys until falling in overtime 127-123 on the clutch 3-point shooting by Stephen Curry. Curry, on… Read more“Lakers Lose a Heartbreak in OT Against the Warriors”