More Pre-Super Bowl Musings from New York

1/30/14 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

Is it only Thursday? Man oh man does time not fly when you’re waiting out the dead zone week between the Conference Championships and Super S...

Super Bowl Fever Hits New York… Hardly Anyone Notices

1/25/14 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

Football’s biggest game is now only a little over a week away and New Yorkers are in the grips of a Super Bowl hysteria the likes of which yo...

Five Jobs We'd Love to See Richard Sherman Attempt

1/22/14 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

The Richard Sherman post-NFC Championship Game rant story reached its saturation point days ago, but that’s not gonna stop us from continuing...

Academy Award Nominees are a Bunch of Sports

1/16/14 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

The nominees for the 86th annual Academy Awards were announced this morning while most of you were thrashing around in bed having nightmares ab...

Someone Please Put the NBA’s Eastern Conference Out of Its Misery

1/10/14 in NBA   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

We’re quickly approaching that time of the year when Hollywood studio honchos flip coins to decide whether to release their god awful movies ...

Off with Their Heads!: Let the NFL Coach Firings Begin

12/30/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

It’s Black Monday in the NFL and, as Judas Priest used to sing, some heads are gonna roll. In fact, two have already rolled. Anyway, let&rsqu...

Vikes/Lions Square off in Battle of Lame Duck Coaches and Stadium

12/26/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

This Sunday, the football seasons of the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions come to a merciful end. It also marks the final clumsy bow of that g...

Let the Snow Bowl Happen

12/19/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

I cannot get over all of the conjecture about what the NFL is going to do if snow is predicted for this year’s Super Bowl in New Jersey. ...

How the NFC North Will Be Won… Or Lost

12/18/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

Only two weeks left in the NFL season and only a handful of teams (Denver, KC, Indy, and Seattle) have clinched playoff berths. The rest of the...

Cano Deal Considered... By a Mariner-Loving Yankee-Hater

12/10/13 in MLB   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

It’s taken me almost a week to wrap my head around Seattle’s signing of Robinson Cano last Friday. When I first heard the news I was tr...

Detroit Needs to Avoid Another Thanksgiving Turkey

11/27/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

Only five weeks to go in an NFL season that has been short on powerhouse teams and long on league parity. Nowhere is this mediocrity more on displa...

Place Yer Bets: Week 12 NFL Bettor’s Guide

11/23/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

I don’t recall ever writing about gambling on this site, which is strange because in the not-too-distant past I was a pretty decent degenerat...

The Curious Case of Raiders' Owner Mark Davis

11/20/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

So there I am watching the NFL Network RedZone channel over at a friend’s house this past Sunday when the action switches to the Texans/Raide...

Last Minute Fantasy Tips for Week 11

11/16/13 in NFL   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

As I’ve mentioned here before, my fantasy league is a bit different than the usual variety in that it’s pretty much all about scoring...

Scientists Report Sports Fans Living Longer, Stadiums Not

11/13/13 in MLB   |   Wards_Page   |   248 respect

In what is becoming a disturbing trend, top researchers at some undisclosed college that is really, really hard to get into have released a repor...