Archive for August, 2017

George Springer was proud to be mic’d up for the All-Star Game: ‘I’m gonna stutter. I don’t care.’

Monday, August 28th, 2017:

Houston Astros All-Star George Springer didn’t shy away from being interviewed during the game on Tuesday night, and in doing so helped raise awareness for stuttering in America. Springer serves as a national spokesperson for SAY, The Stuttering Association for the Young. The organization’s Twitter account intently followed his game, and were overjoyed when he […]   Read More →

A seagull almost got hit by a 90 mph pitch during a Twins-A’s game

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017:

Oooh boy, that was close! This brave soul just narrowly squeezed by a pitch from the Minnesota Twins Tyler Duffey. The Oakland A’s Khris Davis was batting at the time and didn’t look too pleased with the extra distraction from the seagull. My in-depth analysis has determined that these birds had more sinister plans. This […]   Read More →

The skepticism of the league’s motives by onlookers was immediate and widespread.

Sunday, August 20th, 2017:

There were the players released with almost no warning for cap reasons, players scolded publicly for skipping workouts they weren’t required to attend … and players carted off the field at those same series of workouts, bringing their necessity into question once again. There was the unprecedented volume of general managers getting fired deep into […]   Read More →

Bradshaw finished his career with 212 TD passes.

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017:

Van Brocklin’s name still pops up once in a while, and it’s because he still holds the single-game passing record from that time he put up 554 yards on Sept. 28, 1951. Van Brocklin won two championships and is still considered a pioneer in the passing game decades later. Bradshaw is one of two quarterbacks […]   Read More →

that’s why he’s out of work while Dan Orlovsky and Luke McCown aren’t.

Monday, August 14th, 2017:

It’s worth mentioning, meanwhile, that the Seahawks also publicly deemed Kaepernick worthy of playing in the NFL; that not only was his ability not in question, he was good enough to start. By all accounts, those are the only two teams that have gone directly to him about playing, and they’re in agreement. So enough […]   Read More →

Taylor hasn’t exactly been a franchise passer for the Bills

Saturday, August 12th, 2017:

The courting of Jeremy Maclin didn’t quite work, mainly because he could land in a more prominent role for a better AFC playoff contender, the Ravens. Boldin, now with his fifth team and ready to turn 37 in October, has become the ultimate hired gun among aging inside receivers. He’ll do his dirty work wherever […]   Read More →

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