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Exit 144. Why do sports people argue so much about who is the greatest of all time?

This post is about five days late.  I know.  It was a hectic week.  Remind me next time I plan to go to two basketball games on weeknights to make sure that progress reports aren’t due the same week.   703 more words


2017 – A big-market team with legions of fans takes on a small-market team that no one cares about. WHO WILL WIN?!?

I have to give the NFL creative team credit – after a few missteps earlier in the season, they executed a near-perfect storyline to close things out and stave off disaster for another year. 725 more words

Bill Belichick

Joe Buck wore a checkered tie and sported facial hair, for all of you who bet on that

As For The Win‘s Steven Ruiz and Luke Kerr-Dineen broke down in an epic post on prop bets last week, there were a number of ways to make (or lose) money off of… 80 more words


Joe Buck doesn't regret that boring David Tyree call. Here's why.

David Tyree’s catch on his helmet was as epic a moment in Super Bowl history as any we could see on Sunday, but for years, there’s been criticism of Joe Buck’s call of the play. 447 more words


Joe Buck Notes

Today will be Joe Buck’s 5th Super Bowl.

In the previous four “Joe Buck Supes” (his father Jack, I believe led the television coverage once), “his” NFC network team has split, winning in ’07 and ’10 losing in ’04 (to N.E.) and in a rout we can only hope for not caring which way today, in ’13. 113 more words

The First ... Blog Post ... Plus Props

What is First & Five? Well, it is a sports blog that has some flavoring of pop culture, music, movies and much much more. Each post (besides this one) will feature my takes on five topics, including my list of five. 832 more words