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  • The Kentucky Derby Cometh

    Yesterday was an important day in the American sports calendar – just 90 days until the Kentucky Derby kicks off the 2014 Triple Crown. There...

  • Throw A Polar Vortex Party

    Southern accents are geared for the sort of hot, humid weather that really slows you down. It’s hard to draw out a two-syllable word to...

  • An Epic Clash of B-List Gladiators

    The bouncy castles and inflatable slides had been filled but there were no children out yet when the Commander and I came over the curb...

  • Music City Bowl

    High drama, suspense, howling frustration flying off the crashing plastic of helmets and shoulder-pads and into the electric air drives the tension up the spine....

  • Honorable Mention Week

    Now it’s time for that last lick of the spoon for the average American football junkie – Bowl Season. In many ways the drama is...

  • Postseason Family Blues

    There is heated debate on how to behave if your team doesn’t make it past the conference championship and a hated rival does.  Support the...

  • Prof. Percy Pickem – Dec. 14

    Bowl Bonanza. The ole professor takes a stab at January’s BCS matchups, including the Jan. 6 national championship tilt in Pasadena between Florida State and...

  • Prof. Percy Pickem – Dec. 7

    Championship Weekend 2013.  The SEC title game showcases two Cinderella Tigers, Auburn and Missouri.  Ohio State hopes to win big in its Big Ten tussle...

  • The Iron Bowl

    AUBURN UNIVERSITY PLAINSMEN & TIGERS & WAR DAMN EAGLES, OH MY!  The Auburn University athletic teams are known as the Tigers. Which really ought to...

  • The Best Game I Never Saw

    Hunter S. Thompson was one of the most unrated sportswriters of his time, but he never really wrote about the matches themselves as he did...