Tag Archives: Thoughts

Temple Owls – A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Basketball Season

Temple University is a large, urban college with its main campus located in the city of Philadelphia PA. By large I’m talking between undergrads and folks pursuing graduate school an enrollment in the vicinity of 40,000 students. In addition to … Continue reading

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Sportsattitudes – The Road So Far

“The Road So Far” is a title used in the opening moments of the CW Network series “Supernatural.” It appears in season premieres and episodes following an extended break from original shows. When fans (including my wife and I) see it … Continue reading

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ESPN On The Money This Week

ESPN has had quite the week with the National Football League, their “hometown” New England Patriots, the NCAA and the people who (for now) run college football…presidents and athletic directors. I don’t like ESPN for many reasons. But in the … Continue reading

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NFL “Concussion” Movie “Gift”…And The Gift Of Life

You likely have already heard Sony’s cinematic release of the football drama “Concussion” is scheduled to open on Christmas Day. It is most certainly not a gift for the sport of football in general…and specifically for the National Football League. The … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans Of Mice And Men Often Go Awry

Our title comes via the poet and lyricist Robert Burns (whom my father either was or was not named after). I offer it in lieu of making predictions on the upcoming college and pro football seasons of our American football … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVIII – The Tale Of The Tape

With a tip of the helmet to Nick Bakay, a super-talented, multi-media humorist who made the following “Tale Of The Tape” format into a mini-career all its own…here’s how this year’s Super Bowl scientifically stacks up: Things residents consume regularly: Denver: … Continue reading

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3 Things Sportsattitudes Takes From NFL Week Fourteen (Tim Tebow-Lindsey Vonn Update Included)

1, 2 and 3. Tim Tebow.  How can there be anything else?  If you had any doubt whatsoever God himself is steering the Denver Broncos through this current stretch of the NFL schedule, I give you the final moments of their win over … Continue reading

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Lindsey Vonn, Ted Ligety Golden To Start 2011-12 World Cup Ski Season

World-class Alpine skiing usually doesn’t cross the casual sports fan’s radar until a Winter Olympics when NBC attempts to whip us all into a patriotic frenzy about caring for all sorts of cold weather activities we otherwise don’t generally see or even hear about…because … Continue reading

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