- Jan 27, 2020
Kobe; Kuechly; 2017 NFL Draft Revisited; Attendance Slump; Zaidi Questions; Powell; Super Pick
There are some times in life when words fail. Today is one of those times. The horrific tragedy that took the lives of NBA icon Kobe...
- Dec 16, 2019
Yesterday was a very bleak day for Bay Area sports teams…a day marked by several unhappy endings. Both NFL teams lost in the final...
- Sep 30, 2019
Bochy’s Legacy; Bears’ Bad Luck; More Nonsense from Game Officials, Ohio State, Pac-12, Leach
I’ve never met Bruce Bochy. Which is a real shame because everyone I know—and I mean, everyone—says the newly-retired Giants’ manager is...
- Aug 12, 2019
Baseball Blues; Little Support for 9am Kicks
A friend of mine asked recently if I thought America’s pastime might be past its time. It’s a fair question. It wasn’t that long ago that...
- Jul 22, 2019
Who Are These Guys? What Are the Major Issues Facing College Football?
Remember Connor Joe and Michael Reed? Those were the opening day starters in left and right field for the San Francisco Giants. Both...
- Jun 24, 2019
It's Time to Shorten the Seasons; Travis, Okpala Updates
Sometimes you can have too much of a good thing. Like interminable professional basketball and baseball seasons. The recent devastating...
- Feb 11, 2019
Bay Area Baseball: A Big Question Mark; New FB League Debuts; Pac-12 TV Fantasy
Spring training opens this week, and both Bay Area MLB teams have far more questions than answers. For the Giants: Who’s in the outfield?...
- Oct 17, 2018
Pro Notes of Note
Lest we be accused of being too college football-centric, today’s blog will focus on professional sports. NBA Tips Off: Last night marked...
- Aug 21, 2018
Time for a Change
The alarm bells are ringing—loudly—at 24 Willie Mays Plaza. The San Francisco Giants, seemingly unfamiliar with the concept of a home run...
- Oct 4, 2017
The Lost Season
The 2017 baseball season was, arguably, the worst in Bay Area history. Both the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A’s finished last in...