Month: August 2010

Chooch Be Thy Name

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=Carlos+Ruiz&iid=6821840″ src=”http://view2.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/6821840/nlcs-game-philadelphia/nlcs-game-philadelphia.jpg?size=500&imageId=6821840″ width=”380″ height=”485″ /] At some point in the next 24 hours, salute Carlos Ruiz. With the Phillies down 9-2 in the eighth to the Dodgers, Ruiz capped a rally that culminated in the ninth inning with a walk-off, two-run hit. I’m guessing Jonathan […]

Video of the Day: The Expendables

Whether it finishes one or 100, you should spend $10.50 or whatever outrageous price they charge at your local theater to go see The Expendables. The biggest reason? Unless I’m missing something, this is the first movie featuring both Sylvester Stallone and Dolph Lundgren since Rocky IV. That’s […]

Report: Warner To Do Dancing With The Stars

[picapp align=”right” wrap=”true” link=”term=Kurt+Warner&iid=7824238″ src=”http://view1.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/7824238/nfl-super-bowl-xliv-super/nfl-super-bowl-xliv-super.jpg?size=500&imageId=7824238″ width=”234″ height=”351″ /] According to numerous media outlets including OCNN and FoxSports.com, Kurt Warner will compete in the upcoming season of ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. Following in the football footsteps of Chad Ochocinco, Lawrence Taylor, Jerry Rice, Jason Taylor, and Emmitt Smith, […]

McNabb Fan Asked To Take Off Jersey At Eagles Camp

[picapp align=”right” wrap=”true” link=”term=Andy+Reid&iid=9532020″ src=”http://view.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9532020/nfl-2010-aug10/nfl-2010-aug10.jpg?size=500&imageId=9532020″ width=”234″ height=”352″ /] Jim Devlin, a 43-year-old man from King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, ruffled some proverbial feathers at Eagles training camp by wearing a Washington Redskins Donovan McNabb jersey. Soon after he was spotted, Eagles security asked him to remove the jersey – […]

Sean Gilbert & Darrelle Revis: A Dangerous Duo

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=Darrelle+Revis&iid=8611502″ src=”http://view1.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/8611502/darelle-revis-shoot/darelle-revis-shoot.jpg?size=500&imageId=8611502″ width=”234″ height=”351″ /] These should be celebratory times for New York Jets fans. Their team is was a preseason pick to make it to the Super Bowl and they also begin the new season of HBO’s Hard Knocks tonight as well. Instead, Jets […]

Five Things We Learned From Cowboys-Bengals

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=Dallas+Cowboys&iid=9514707″ src=”http://view.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9514707/nfl-august-8th-2010-dallas/nfl-august-8th-2010-dallas.jpg?size=500&imageId=9514707″ width=”380″ height=”255″ /] The NFL preseason kicked off last night with the Hall of Fame game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Dallas Cowboys in less than exciting fashion. Hey, I’m happy as anyone that the NFL is back but that game…phew, a real […]

Music Monday With Brett Favre…THE MUSICAL!!!!

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=Brett+Favre&iid=9487918″ src=”http://view1.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9487918/file-photo-vikings-favre/file-photo-vikings-favre.jpg?size=500&imageId=9487918″ width=”234″ height=”187″ /] The 10-minute video below is exactly why ESPN will continue to follow the Favre saga to the bitter end as if he’s a world leader who was assassinated. People say they can’t get enough, but they (and we) know better. […]

Video of the Day: Joe & Jerry

The Pro Football Hall of Fame weekend was a success with plenty of cool moments including the Steelers showing up in support of defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau; Rickey Jackson’s derby; Emmitt Smith’s stirring speech; and watching highlights of Russ Grimm blow people off the line of scrimmage.

Referee Admits Blown Calls In Super Bowl XL

[picapp align=”left” wrap=”true” link=”term=Super+Bowl+XL&iid=6540674″ src=”http://view4.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/6540674/super-bowl/super-bowl.jpg?size=500&imageId=6540674″ width=”234″ height=”168″ /] Soon after this blog first started, I wrote a piece on just how fortunate the Steelers had been during their Super Bowl XL and XLIII victories. Such a theory evolved over the 100 yard advantage in penalties the Steelers earned […]