Paul Allen has been calling the play-by-play for the Minnesota Vikings for 20 years. He is the consummate sports fan and is a leading voice in the NFL. Over the years he has called some of the most infamous (Arizona Cardinals in 2003) and historic (Minneapolis Miracle 2017) Vikings calls in the team’s history. Even […]

The tragedy in Uvalde, Texas has been a tough story to read and hear about. The last few months have been very tough on that community. At some point life keeps moving forward and someone has to lead that charge. In Uvalde the high school football team has stepped up to that leadership role. They […]

While I’m not the biggest baseball fan in the world I would still be excited if a home run ball was headed towards me. I do hope I would never get so excited that I would steal the ball out of another person’s glove. It would be worse if it was a kid. At a […]

I’ve sat in each of the seats in sports as a player, a parent, a coach, and as a referee. They all have their challenges and important parts of the game experience. The last few years the parent aspect has been affecting the other areas of the games and has caused a level of negativity […]

The NFL business model is to continue to expand the reach of professional football world wide. There are several countries that have semi-pro versions of American football, but nothing close to the NFL since the World League existed. Every year a couple games are played over there now where previously there was only one. Originally […]

Every sport has an all-star game of some sort. Some are played with purpose and others are strictly as an exhibition. For instance, the MLB All-Star game is played to determine home field advantage in the playoffs while the NFL Pro-Bowl means absolutely nothing. The thing is that it used to. Sure you used to […]

FOOTBALL! Always an exciting time in our neck of the woods. The rivalries are deep and at times without mercy. There will be trash talk. There will be hurt feelings. In the end though, there will be food and beers and everyone gets along again. The NFL this weekend had a slew of great playoff […]

I spend a fair amount of time on social media trying to keep up on what folks are talking about and what are the current trends. This is also a great way for me to keep up on my favorite sports teams and see what they are up to. Lately, I kept seeing posts with […]

Taken from the book of “Are You Serious Right Now?!” is a story and video from the NBA. Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns is a pretty good player. He got to the free throw line the other night to try and put some easy points on the scoreboard. They were playing in Toronto taking […]

Every year in the NFL players get injured while performing on the field. Sometimes it’s just normal cuts and bruises that come from giant guys crashing into each other at high rates of speed. While other times it can be an injury that derails them for a season or maybe even their career. There are […]

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