Category Archives: NFL

Friday Ramblings – Nov 13, 2015: It’s Time to Eliminate Human Officiating

I predicted it the second I saw it.  Carmelo Anthony’s foot went out of bounds and Raptors assistant coach Jerry Stackhouse jumped up and started pointing and yelling.  Dwayne Casey followed and it was clear on the replay that the … Continue reading

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Thursday Ramblings – Sept 17, 2015: Lions and Blue Jays and Raps, Oh my!

If you’re a sports fan, this is Christmas season.  Baseball playoff push, NFL and College football under way and NBA training camp right around the corner.  (Cue music) It’s the most wonderful time of the year…. The Jays have continued … Continue reading

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Friday Ramblings – July 10, 2015: Raps Make a Splash, Jays Drop the Ball and Dumb Things Athletes Do

Finally, some good things are happening for my teams! I was disappointed to see Amir Johnson sign a two-year deal with the Celtics.  Although slowed by injuries last season, he has been a beast for the Raptors for the past … Continue reading

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Friday Ramblings – May 22, 2015: Leafs Make a Splash, Lions Win the Draft and Sam to the CFL

I know it has been a long time but with the Jays stuck in their usual mediocrity and everything else quiet, I wasn’t inspired. Also, check out my other blog on WordPress, The Ass-piring Writer http://theasspiringwriter.wordpress.com/. It’s my views on … Continue reading

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Friday Ramblings – April 24, 2015: Raptors Hit a Wall, Jays Sweep Away O’s and NFL Schedule Release

The Tale of Two Seasons continued into the playoffs for the Raptors. After going 24-7 in the 2014 half of the season, they went 25-24 in 2015 and are 0-2 in the playoffs. As any of us hardcore fans knew, … Continue reading

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Thursday Ramblings – Feb 26, 2015: Bad News for Jays, Raps Looking Tired and Lions Release Bush

Those of you who think Spring Training is a sign of winter blahs coming to an end and the promise of good things…think again. If you haven’t heard, new Blue Jays starting left fielder Michael Saunders stepped into a divot … Continue reading

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Friday Ramblings – Feb 6, 2015: Raps Hit a Tough Stretch and This Week in Dumb Opinions

Starting tonight, the Raptors season hangs in the balance. We already know that they will win the Atlantic but the way they have played against lesser opponents the past two games is reason to worry. Too many “analysts” are giving … Continue reading

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