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Dr. Payton or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Saints

20 Sep

New Orleans kicked off the 2011 NFL season with a loss to the reigning champs, the Green Bay Packers.  Sean Payton’s crew tried to engineer a comeback, but came up just a little short.  For some odd reason, I’m not completely devastated by this.  There were signs of potential across the board.  For what it’s worth, the Packers did just win the Super Bowl.  New Orleans came into week two determined to notch a win and defeated the Bears handily.  There are a lot of good things to come from this Saints team.  Here is why I am still confident in this season’s New Orleans Saints. Continue reading

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What if soccer was real life?

24 Jun

Soccer has been thrust into the national spotlight due to the 2010 World Cup.  It’s a great sport and I enjoyed playing in high school.  Sometimes I like watching a sport that Americans can’t beat everyone at.  With all this attention being paid to football, as our misinformed Europeans refer to it, it made me think.  What if soccer was real life? Continue reading