108 Years

TheLongTalk knows nothing about baseball, but 108 years seems like a long, long, long time to go without a title… so, congratulations Chicago Cubs… it only took you a century, and 7 games, and 10 innings.

All Star Pointless 2

Why not have a weekend off, instead of an All Star game?

ProBowl Flag Fix 5

It seems to TheLongTalk that the ProBowl is pointless. Certainly there are NFL fans who’d disagree and the NFL itself must believe the event has purpose or they’d stop holding it. But, from the outside looking in, it appears as though the ProBowl is an All Star Game without any of the leagues actual stars… ...

Cheating…

So, some NFL sources are saying that 11 of 12 Patriot footballs were under inflated during their absolute drumming of Indy… 11 of 12 seems like 10 too many to be an accident. Now, TheLongTalk will be the first to admit that football is not my forte. TLT knows a bit about the game… mostly ...

What The Heck… 6

… is happening in the NBA? • Mo Williams scored 52 points last night… 52 POINTS!… and the Wolves beat Indy. • LeBron came back from the longest inactive stretch of his career, scored 33 points… and the Cavs still lost to the Suns. • The defending Champion Spurs… who currently sit at 7 in ...

The Game is Travel Balls 2

The Game is Travel Balls
TheLongTalk has a brand new game for the world to fall in love with, here’s how it’s played - - Three teams of 5 players take to the field. For practical purposes a football or American football field can be used, considering that Travel Balls is new and doesn’t have any fields built specifically for ...

Probably True, Very Funny 7

Have you heard this back and forth with Tiger Woods and Golf Digest’s Dan Jenkins?  If not, Jenkins wrote a fake interview with Tiger Woods, go read it now.  You can find it here – http://www.golfdigest.com/golf-tours-news/2014-12/dan-jenkins-fake-interview-with-tiger I know, hilarious isn’t it?  Number12 was loving every minute of reading that.  But then wait, Tiger Woods, the ...

30 Years of Dubious Comparisons 4

The General Idea: To look back at the Finals MVP’s of the past 30 NBA Championship Teams and try to calculate, using highly questionable tactics, their career success rates. The Specifics: • Every year of a players career counts for one point. • Years that include a Playoff appearance add an extra 1/2 point. • ...

How Worried Should the Cavs Be? 3

So, how worried show the Cavs be after a 1-3 start? Plus the fact, I believe, Irving had NO assists last game. How crazy is that? Thoughts?

What makes an NFL QB a “real QB” ? 3

Yesterday I was bombarded with emails from Philadelphia fans about my support of Michael Vick . They stated that Michael Vick was never a real (whatever that means) quarterback. So, I pose the sporting world with this question, what makes a QB a “real QB” ? To recap, Michael Vick played 12 years, mostly injured, ...