Week 3 NFL Power Rankings 2

We have learned a little more about some teams in the NFL after week three so here are my top five power rankings for the NFL. 1.  Pittsburgh: – Even without Roethlisberger the Steelers look good.  The defense is going to carry them to a SFC North division title and a first round bye.  Tough ...

No Tears in Denver 1

Recently The(very)LongTalk posted a blog about the situation of Carmelo Anthony in Denver.  This is a response to the post “Tears in Denver” by TheLongTalk. If I were the GM of the Denver Nuggets I wouldn’t be crying, I wouldn’t be pissed, I wouldn’t be upset I would just be thankful that I am not ...

What we expect and the 3 world theory

What do we as fans expect from our athletic icons?  Too much for sure. We expect our heroes to give 100% in every game, when we often give less then that to our own employers.  We expect commitment in the off-season, a hunger to grow and achieve greater levels of perfection.  We expect upright PG ...

The Most Frustrating Thing in Golf 1

If you are following the blog and following me on Twitter you know that this morning I played a round of golf.  While I was playing this morning I was bitten many times but what I consider to be the most frustrating or annoying thing in golf.  What is that you ask. Is it missed ...

Twitter Carguments12 1

You can now follow #12 on Twitter! https://twitter.com/carguments12 I think I am going to go tee it this morning.  Follow to see how I do hole by hole… #12

Crime and Punishment in Professional Sports 1

One of the things that irks me in pro sports is how disparate punishments seem to be for professional athletes. Yes, they all get treated differently than “normal” people, but that’s another blog for another day. What I’m talking about is how different crimes are handled differently in pro sports today. Case in point – ...

Tears in Denver 4

If I was the GM of the Denver Nuggets I’d be crying right now.  Crying because my franchise player wants out, because he’s the main selling point for my marketing department, because their seems to be no way to make him happy at this altitude. But I wouldn’t cry for long. Once the tears dried ...

Which 2-0 team will go to the SuperBowl? 1

Since 1988 at least one 2-0 team has made it to the Super Bowl. If this trend continues one of the following 2-0 teams will make it to the Super Bowl. Pittsburgh Kansas City Houston Miami Tampa Bay New Orleans Green Bay Chicago This makes #12 happy because one of my Super Bowl picks is ...

Run Punch (Part 2) 5

So, you’ve come back for more have you. Well enjoy! Sports Building Basics #3 – Can it be take too seriously? (Translation: can we make any money off of this.) If TheLongTalk has learned anything while inventing stupid and/or pointless games it’s that whatever can be done, can be taken too seriously. To prove that ...

#12’s NFL 2010 Season Predictions 1

In light of me starting a Top 5 NFL Power Ranking each week I want to share with you all my predictions  for the 2010 NFL season that was made before the season began. AFC North: 1.  Steelers 2.  Ravens 3.  Bengals 4.  Browns AFC South: 1.  Colts 2.  Texans 3.  Titans 4.  Jaguars AFC ...