NFL notes from a wandering fan: Thumbs Up: Bill Belichick’s Happiness Level One of the unexpected joys of this football season has been imagining just…
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For the longest time, I felt pretty sure that the greatest catch in pro football history was made by a San Diego Chargers wide receiver named John…
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Tuesday notes from a wandering football fan! Thumbs Down: Los Angeles Rams’ Defense OK, a few years ago I coined a word: Jeterate. It was kind of…
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You might have noticed that I have not written about picking my new NFL team for the last couple of weeks. This is because: It’s baseball playoff time…
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Well, I’m not going to lie: That was a daunting experience. As you know, I’m in the process of choosing my new NFL team, and I’m trying a new one on for…
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It was a happy week for both Mike and me last week; happy for me mainly because the Chiefs took out Tom Brady and the Buccaneers, happy for Mike because…
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Something disconcerting kept happening as I helplessly rooted for the Detroit Lions on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks: I kept thinking it was…
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Well, last week was a real bummer. It was a particular bummer for Mike Schur, who set a new unhappiness record at minus-118 happiness, thanks to a week…
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OK, time now for our weekly Football Happiness Scale update. For those of you who missed the first week, Mike Schur and I invented a new scale for being…
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OK, so Mike Schur and I came up with something we’re calling the Football Happiness Scale. It’s an idea built around two ideas — Mike’s theory that it…
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As many of you know, after all these years of being a passionate and, at times, obsessive Cleveland Browns fan, I’m now in the market for a new NFL…
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OK, I must admit — Belichick Day snuck up on me this year. I was working on some other stuff when I came across the Fox Sports alert that 26 years ago…
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