- Sep 14, 2020
Football Returns; Big 12 Tanks; 49ers Fade; Wilson Shines
The college football season, such as it is, began last weekend without the Big Ten and Pac-12. The SEC, Big 12, and ACC forged ahead,...
- Apr 13, 2020
Leach, Gundy Lower the Bar; Big Stanford Basketball News
Ideally, coaches are leaders, teachers, tacticians and mentors. People who inspire us to work hard, play hard, set goals and reach new...
- Feb 17, 2020
Newspaper Nostalgia; Pac-12 Under Fire
I delivered newspapers back when I was in the sixth grade. And I'm considering a return to the profession. More on that in a minute, but...
- Feb 13, 2020
Pac-12 Takes Another Hit; Positive MLB Rule Changes
The folks who run the Pacific-12 Conference fail to understand one basic fundamental fact: the amount of money that the conference...
- Feb 4, 2020
The Grad Transfer Farce
Yesterday Stanford quarterback KJ Costello announced that he is transferring to Mississippi State to play his final year of college...
- Jan 14, 2020
GOAT? Plus "Coach O", NFL Playoffs, Redbox, Rocky Long
Tuesday morning musings after the NFL Divisional playoffs and CFP Championship Game... Burrow’s Legacy: Many pundits are proposing this...
- Jan 10, 2020
Coaching success is very hard to predict. The guy who kills the interview may be a bust in the locker room. The guy with the great resume...
- Dec 2, 2019
"Sanctimonious Trolls" and Other Strange Behavior
Last weekend’s college football games, to put it mildly, featured a number of bizarre incidents. As the late John Lennon might say,...
- 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...