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The Curious Case of Timothy Tebow

December 28, 2011


Nestled in a strange nexus between sports, pop culture, politics, and religion one finds a debate raging about Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow that, like all things regarding the quarterback, has been overhyped and blown out of proportion. It seems the issue at hand isn’t Tebow’s style of play – though that has assuredly been atrocious at […]

Bad end to Chris Henry story

December 17, 2009


  The world of professional football was saddened today when it was learned that Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chris Henry had died Thursday morning after falling out of the bed of a moving pickup truck the night before during a domestic dispute with his fiancée. Those with a passing knowledge of football or the Bengals probably think of […]

So long, T.J.

March 2, 2009


(Photo credit: ESPN) After much, speculation, it appears that Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh is headed out of the Queen City to play for the Seattle Seahawks. The Bengals apparently made a fairly decent offer to keep him, but you can hardly blame T.J. for wanting to seek greener pastures. Over the last few […]

NFL Championship Weekend

January 17, 2009


Tomorrow sees the championship games in the NFC and AFC, with the winners advancing to the almighty Super Bowl. I doubt I’ll be able to watch the games, but I’ll be keenly interested in the results. The AFC championship sees the Baltimore Ravens travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Steelers in an AFC North […]

Help Shayne Graham support our troops

December 15, 2008


Shayne Graham is the kicker for the Cincinnati Bengals, and he’s one of the candidates to be placed in one of those Super Bowl ads where players talk about funny or interesting stuff that’s happened to them in the locker room or on the field. You may have seen some of them. In his clip, […]

Bust out the bags – the Bengals are an embarassment

December 1, 2008


Admittedly, the bags could have been brought out a while ago, but after getting shellacked 37-3 by their division rival, the Bengals are officially back to all their ’90’s glory. I’ve given up watching most games this season, but I caught the last few minutes on the radio as I was driving home from work […]