Monthly Archives: October 2012

Eagles Midseason Report Card

We have now had two weeks to stew about the start to this Eagles season – the 14th (and possibly final) under the current head coach, Andy Reid.  If you had asked me, before the season, how many wins I … Continue reading

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Quick Hits: MLB Playoffs

I know that we are now 4 games into the LCS’s, and the DS’s are ancient history, but I wanted to throw out some random thoughts about the first week in the always fascinating MLB playoffs. This Hard-Core Traditionalist LOVES The Extra … Continue reading

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Breaking: Eagles Fire D-Coordinator Juan Castillo

More on the state of the Eagles later this week, but the news just broke that the Eagles have fired Juan Castillo in the wake of that devastating fourth-quarter collapse against the Lions on Sunday.  Secondary coach Todd Bowles was … Continue reading

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Baltimore Orioles – Game One Report Card

It was everything as expected for a guy who hasn’t felt the cold air of postseason baseball since he was ten.  Everything except that bit of Orioles Magic of course.  The atmosphere was electric in the large sea of orange … Continue reading

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On Andy Roddick

Our collective attention has turned, appropriately so, to baseball playoffs and football. But if you’ll allow me to interject with my first post here, a story that has not yet received its due attention on this space is the retirement … Continue reading

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Deep In the Heart of Texas

Well there it is, 162 games complete.  It’s funny while most “Orioles” fans are sitting around angry thinking, “how could they blow it on the last day,” this Orioles fan is not.  Sitting around, thinking about the division and thinking … Continue reading

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MLB Suicide Game: The Final Chapter

It has been a long, great baseball season (as always), and now we are writing the final chapter of the 2012 regular season.  The Suicide Game has been full of drama from Day One and now on Day One-Hundred Eighty, … Continue reading

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MLB Suicide Game: Let the Madness Ensue…

If you are a fan of suicide game drama, then last night was just what the doctor ordered.  Our leader dropped back and SEVEN people chasing him all won, giving us an unbelievable 8-way tie with 2 to play. IN … Continue reading

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