The big news of the day is the speculation about whether the "Power 5" conferences will cancel their fall football seasons, and the ancillary impact that will have on the NFL.
FYI - the "Power Five" are the ACC, Big-10, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC.
The ideal solution
Before I get going on what I've got to say, I must add my two cents to Yeah Right's immaculate post on deep dish pizza. I too have been working on my pizza game during these dark times. Everything he said I have also done. My twist on the whole
So, the majority of the NHL's play-in series have concluded, and here's what we know so far:
Montreal did the Lord's work & knocked out the Penguins;
Arizona validated Gary Bettman's (BOOOOO!) relocation strategy by knocking out Nashville;
Calgary the same by beating the V.2 Jets;
The Blackhawks gave the
It's a quiet day inside the NFL bubble.
Today was the deadline for players to voluntarily opt out of the 2020 season & have their contracts roll over to 2021.
A total of 66 players officially took the offer prior to the 4:00PM ET deadline.
Under the arrangement
Listen - in the distance...
It's faint right now, but familiar. It's a comforting sound, one that brings to mind hope, and glory.
But also pain. The heartache of allowing yourself to be vulnerable. To wanting something you know you can't have.
Yet, you must. You need to feel alive. And this will
Joey Bosa & some barnstorming team called the Chargers have agreed to a 5-year, $135.0 million contract extension.
It has $78 million guaranteed at signing, and $102 million in total guarantees.
Whatever helps impoverish the Spanos family & helps facilitates a Chargers sale has to be a
The opt-out list got a bit larger today, with some notable names:
Patriots: Dont'a Hightower, Patrick Chung, Brandon Bolden, Marcus Cannon, Danny Vitale, and Najee Toran.
Bears: Eddie Goldman
Bills: Star Lotulelei
The Bengals agreed to terms with Joe Burrow today.
It's a fully guaranteed $36 million deal,
This is not a good look: The Vikings' "infection control officer" tested positive for COVID-19.
His name is Eric Sugarman, and he is officially also the team's head athletic trainer and VP of sports medicine.
Sadly, he's not related to Burt Sugarman of "The Midnight Special".
I was scanning the weekend crossword for my mother-in-law yesterday when I accidentally saw the weekend "Family Circus" cartoon.
I didn't want to look - the "funnies" haven't been good since "Bloom County" left.
But it was on the opposite page from what I had to scan, so there it was. It
So with baseball season officially underway, and the Cardinals having already poisoned our screens, it's time for the annual argument about baseball songs.
But, because "the national pastime", we have to start with the anthem:
Now, there are many, many lists in this world that can chart things like this, but I
Following Edmonton's lead, Washington will go by the nom de plume "Football Team" until they decide on a new name & logo.
And, starting tomorrow, they will begin the process of "retiring all Redskins branding from team properties," including FedEx Field and Redskins Park.
They hope to
Fun fact: he wanted the seal on the side to avoid being meme'd about blowjobs.
The turds are mad at the punch bowl: The NFL announced that all fans attending games this season will be required to wear "face coverings".
That's if fans are allowed to attend in-person at