Today’s big news: Gruden fired. From Sports Illustrated: “In a stunning development that no one in the NFL expected, the Tampa Bay Buccanneers fired Super Bowl-winning coach Jon Gruden late Friday afternoon” From Fox Sports: “The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have fired coach Jon Gruden and Bucs sources told FOXSports.com that defensive coordinator Raheem Morris has… Read more Gruden: You Hadn’t Done Anything for Us Lately
First, a warning: This article isn’t about writing, or finances, or personal development, so if you’re here only to read that kind of article, you can skip this. This article’s about college football, and trying to figure out what the hell is going on this year. In short, I’m starting to wonder about the increasingly… Read more So Wait… USF is Ranked WHAT?!
You heard it here first, second, or sometime thereafter: The Indianapolis Colts, under the coaching of Tony Dungy, have won Super Bowl XLI (41, for you non-Latin speakers). Suck it, Glazer.
McFarland tossed off Bucs’ ship, traded to Colts for a 2nd round pick in ’07. With the way the defense’s been acting, I don’t know if that’s a good thing or a bad thing. I don’t like it, but what do I know? I’m still wondering about what happened to the Cardinals.
How you blow a 20-point lead in the 4th quarter (ok, and in the last few seconds of the 3rd) to lose 24-23, I have no idea, but that’s exactly what happened last night when the Bears played the Cardinals. End of the 3rd, Cards are up 23-3. Fifteen minutes and three defensive tuchdowns later,… Read more Arizona Cardinals Choke. Badly.
What follows is an English lesson. If you are a blogger, write for any sort of Internet website, or are a writer in the sports world, this post is for you. This post is also for the rest of us who are tired of your constant violation of the English language. Read the following sentences… Read more Since When is a Plurally-Referenced Singular Acceptable?
In June of 2006 that would be sports. Lots of ’em. Basketball: The NBA Finals Here in South Florida, it’s hard not to get at least somewhat excited about basketball these days, even if you’re not a fan. The Heat are in the finals and it’s hard not to pay attention, especially when every news… Read more What do Miami, Dallas, the Carolinas, Edmonton, and Germany Have in Common?
There’s nothing I hate watching more than the closing ceremony at the Olympics. Not because it’s bad, but because it seems so… final. It’s like this grand event towards which entire existences are dedicated has come to and and to fill the void theres… nothing. Frankly, I hate that feeling. I hated tonight, hated watching… Read more The Olympics End, But There’s Hope
A small controversy has started to brew down in Saint Petersburg involving the name of the now legendarily and hellishly bad Tampa Bay Devil Rays. The Rays are going through a number of changes meant at bringing up the abhorrently low attendance numbers. Instead of looking for a solution in areas such as “sucking less”… Read more Tampa Bay [Insert Baseball Team Name Here]
Regarding yesterday’s game against the Bears, I think Ski’s BestBucsBlog says it best. You’re dead to me Matt Bryant. Mind you, I’m not about to kill the guy, but he did kinda give that game to the Bears. *sigh* 13-10 Bears over the Bucs. (Mind you, my money was on the Bears, but that’s beside… Read more Just Three Points