Let’s fix the NFL overtime rules

Here’s my idea: The team that scores last in regulation kicks off in overtime.

By | January 18th, 2016|1 Comment

Charles Woodson: great, but not the greatest

It pains me to write it: Charles Woodson is not the greatest defensive back in NFL history. Let’s be honest here. He’s not even in the conversation.

By | December 20th, 2015|4 Comments

Warriors’ 124-119 win over Celtics was an inside job

Friday night in Boston, that great 3-point shooting team, the Celtics, lost to those renowned musclemen, the Warriors.

By | December 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Warriors on verge of record (and not THAT one)

No NBA team has ever finished 7-0 on a seven-game road trip. The Warriors have won five games on their current “playcation.”

By | December 11th, 2015|0 Comments

Warriors dominating games – but how about All-Star voting?

The team that hasn’t lost in 23 games is liable to send just two representatives to Toronto.

By | December 10th, 2015|0 Comments

When the Golden State Warriors lose a game

Sorry, Martin O’Malley will not win the Democratic presidential nomination. And the Warriors will lose a game this season.

By | December 9th, 2015|7 Comments

The real reason 49ers are benching Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick is headed to the bench, a move that was preceded, and followed, by waves of debate. As it turns out, we were asking the wrong questions.

By | November 3rd, 2015|1 Comment

What Mark Davis said at the Raiders relocation hearing

The NFL’s public hearing in downtown Oakland on Thursday night was, for the most part, a sad spectacle. But one man deserves credit: Raiders owner Mark Davis.

By | October 30th, 2015|0 Comments

Is it time to ban the Indians?

"Indians" is not the equivalent of "Redskins." But it's easy to understand why it offends people.

By | October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Baseball treasure, purchased for a nickel

And then I saw them: baseball cards. These were different. They were old. Really old, like from a dim era of wool uniforms and athletes nicknamed “Pinkey.”

By | October 20th, 2015|2 Comments