Are We a Step Closer to Paying College Football Players?

Cardinals and Tigers and Bears…oh my?   Christian Mccaffrey (Stanford), Leonard Fournette (LSU) and Shock Linwood (Baylor) have all decided to sit-out of their team’s respective bowl games this year.  Players choosing to sit out of their bowl game, while being 100% healthy, may become the next tactic in maximizing NFL draft value for potential … Continue reading Are We a Step Closer to Paying College Football Players?

NHL Predictions Using Luck’s Biggest Enemy: Tendency Towards the Mean

In typical me-fashion, here is the latest segment of “Who’s going up/Who’s going down”, about a week late (my bad).  Inspired by Phil Steel, and his yearly Preseason College Football (and pro) Magazine, filled with incredible empirically-based analysis, I have taken his (kinda obvious when you think about it) theory, that due to a tendency … Continue reading NHL Predictions Using Luck’s Biggest Enemy: Tendency Towards the Mean

What do recent NFL Rule Changes Have to do with A Barbra Streisand Lawsuit, Prohibition & Cobras in Delhi?

...Unintended ConsequencesIn the hopes of eliminating what was considered one of the great evils at the time--alcohol, the U.S. enacted a complete ban on the production and dispensing of alcohol in 1920.  Yet, instead of lowering the overall consumption of alcohol, just as many (if not more) people consumed what was now an illegal product. … Continue reading What do recent NFL Rule Changes Have to do with A Barbra Streisand Lawsuit, Prohibition & Cobras in Delhi?