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?
A new mini-series sharing 3 quick blurbs (and my take on said blurbs) for a pronto perusing.1st ↓The NFL is worried about a ratings dip. Some are citing the election or the “hangover” stemming from historic nature of the World Series.How I see it: I really don’t think this will last. However, if the NFL … Continue reading 3-n-Out
Admittedly, this is not my best work given the fact I was pigeonholed into writing about the MAC, but if you're a fan, this uber-quick study to determine where MAC teams may fall this year may be interesting to you.Check it out by clicking here.
I don’t think it needs to be said this is a special night for Chicago, for Cubs fans or for the countless fathers and mothers, grandfathers and grandmothers that have passed. Nor do we need to tell the white haired, jaeger-drinking 90 year old that sits in the front the row. We all know it, … Continue reading A Cub’s Thought for Tonight…
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
...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?