Monthly Archives: November, 2016

Romo or Dak?

The Dallas Cowboys have the best record in the NFL, sport an eight game winning streak, and have a rookie running back who could be on his way to historical marks or winning the league MVP.  Yet, all the discussion surrounding the Cowboys is who should be playing quarterback. Continue reading →

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NCAA Basketball Preseason Top 25

The 2016-2017 NCAA Basketball season starts this weekend.  Here is a look at the top 25 teams heading into the season. Continue reading →

The Cubs win an epic Game 7

The Chicago Cubs are World Champions.  That sentence still seems implausible even after they completed a powerful 103-win season and capped it off with the requisite three playoff series victories.  Thousands of fans swore every year for a century that the Cubs’ time had finally come, projecting incorrectly year after year.  Many others were convinced the Cubs would never win due to impalpable forces, regardless of how noticeably great the team actually was.

In the end, it was never going to be easy for whichever edition of the Cubs ascended the proverbial mountain.  The 2016 postseason saw the Cubs live through a minor scare from the dangerous Giants, and comeback routinely from a 2-1 deficit against the Dodgers.  But, in making their first World Series since 1945 there still had been no earth-tilting moment where the fate of curses and goats were hanging in the balance. Continue reading →