Tiger Tiger Woods Y’all

7 years ago, Tiger Woods beat Rocco Mediate in an 18-hole playoff at Torrey Pines to win the US Open.  His 14th career Major. This US Open victory was a heroic one if you think about it for Tiger.  He had just had arthroscopic surgery on his knee and since he didn't take enough time …

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Hack of Ages

The "cheating is cheating" crowd has returned, and for all we know they could be right...but then again, are they ever. We all know there are things in some sports that are a big deal that aren't in other sports.  Like say deflated footballs, the baseball world was laughing at the NFL for that one. …

Super Fandom 101

Back in college, when I was probably a far better writer, I wrote a "how to" piece for my Feature Writing class about Super Fandom.  My angst towards the 2015 "fan" has inspired me to revisit that piece.  That angst has been well documented, and some of my frustration can be read here. I'm not going …

Soccer Country?

USA Soccer To-Do List: End FIFA corruption. Check. Beat Netherlands. Check. Beat World Champs. Check. America has conquered soccer! Okay, not really....but it's been a good couple of weeks for the US in the soccer world. In the long run, it's been a great year for soccer in America. We should all see by now …