Archive for September 2012

Hawks GM Stan Bowman Should Be Praying for NHL Lockout to Continue

Hawks GM Stan Bowman Should Be Praying for NHL Lockout to Continue
With the NHL lockout now on its twelfth day, details continue to support this being a lengthy dispute. The NHL and NHLPA will resume negotiations Friday, but without a focus on the economic issues that remain at the forefront of the dispute. Whispers of the entire season eventually being cancelled persist, and while many of... Read more »

Titans RB Chris Johnson on pace for 720... FEET

Titans RB Chris Johnson on pace for 720... FEET
I heard this statistic on 670 The Score today, and could not believe it till I checked it out. I did that, and had to share the results with you. The Tennessee Titans certainly did not count on their star doing this poorly. Titans fans would not have counted on such a drop-off. In most... Read more »

Sleepers, Creepers, and Weepers: Fantasy Football is for Masochists

Sleepers, Creepers, and Weepers: Fantasy Football is for Masochists
The guy who chose Devin Hester with his first pick in our draft is undefeated in my league. That shouldn’t happen, albeit only the beginning of week four. This post will not be a personal rant about my team or my league, but this baffling truth lies at the root of my larger point: fantasy... Read more »
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Key to Bears Defeating Rams? Better Security

Key to Bears Defeating Rams? Better Security
After a week-long hiatus, I can finally confront Bears football once again. Clearly last week was an atrocity, but I have pondered long on this, and I think I have found the only obvious answer. In an attempt to avenge himself against the latest city to send him packing, I believe Mike Martz began crafting... Read more »

ATTN: Bears fans- Shut up! [Cutler should be praised]

ATTN: Bears fans- Shut up! [Cutler should be praised]
Anyone who has a problem with what Jay Cutler said yesterday is an idiot. Following the Bears’ season-opening victory against the Indianapolis Colts (41-21), Cutler had the following to say: “Please, please, please let’s tone it down a little bit when we’re down in the 20. You’re more than welcome to yell and scream and do... Read more »

You Might Be a Meatball if...

You Might Be a Meatball if...
Let’s face it: if you’re a Chicago sports fan, you inherently have a bit of meatball in you. Some of us, however, exhibit this terrifying, yet alluring quality a bit more than others. With that, I give you ten sure signs you boast a heavy dose of meatball.   You might be a Meatball if:... Read more »
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Bears are on Cusp of New Era, for Good or Ill

Bears are on Cusp of New Era, for Good or Ill
Hope is flying high for Bears fans. The offense was addressed during the off-season in a manner of which Bears fans are not accustomed to. Jay Cutler is healthy, for now, and certainly has the most talented group of offensive players around him since he came to Chicago. Many see the Bears as legitimate Super... Read more »