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New Orleans Saints tight end Ben Watson has branched out from being just a reliable target for Drew Brees on the field to being one of the more thoughtful commentators on race and social issues facing our country. 798 more words
Saints tight end Ben Watson has already more than tripled his receiving yards from last season. And, the 4-4 Saints are reaping the benefits.
Watson has 472 receiving yards this season, 333 of those in the last three games. 121 more words
This week’s reading: Ben Watson on Derek Bailey, and then Glenn Greenwald on Edward Snowden.
Derek Bailey – uniquely cantankerous and single-minded improvising guitarist, from Sheffield, died ten years ago – worked for years in dance bands and doing pop sessions, but eventually pursued his own vision, uncompromising, and yet always open to people who were similarly open – not background music at all, always in the moment, spiky, provocative. 244 more words