Poets on Sports

Changing the Game: Lynch, PAT, & What We Learned During the 2014 NFL Season

ICYMI, Marshawn Lynch is your new BFF–or your new guy to hate in football if you’re a hater of all things great. At his Media Day Press Conference, he answered every question with “I’m Just Here So I Won’t Get Fined”…

January 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Fantasy Football Week 1: Reality Football

When is it you admit you have a problem? When you can identify not only the starting running backs of each NFL team but also the back-ups? When you can … Continue reading

September 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

Draft Dodging: and family feuds

I have never been to “into” the NFL draft. This year, for some reason, I decided I cared. I listened to some sports radio, did some internet homework, looked into … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

2014 NFL MOCK DRAFT

Version 1.0 out of 1.0 Eric Morris Unlike the rest of you, I’ve been studying the draft since October—selfishly, of course (I’m a Browns fan). So while the rest of … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

STOCK UP/STOCK DOWN: THE QUARTERBACK NAME GAME

By: Eric Morris   On the eve of the 2014 NFL Draft, mock draft frenzy has reached code red, along with the arduous analysis of hand size, forty-yard dash times, … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

3 Tiers of Philadelphia Eagles Fandom

PROLOGUE: On 94.1FM WIP in Philadelphia during an afternoon ride home a couple of weeks ago, Harold Carmichael called in to comment on the three tiers of Eagles fandom. This … Continue reading

December 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

ANOTHER IMPORTANT ANNIVERSARY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=baINejFOnpQ By: Eric Morris While the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination hangs heavy on our cultural consciousness, let us not forget the anniversary of another seminal event in American … Continue reading

November 22, 2013 · 3 Comments

The My Team is On a Bye Week Week

By: Eric Morris Well, damn. Bye week. Whatever their druthers happen to be, the players on their respective bye week get a chance to nurse their injuries, clear their heads … Continue reading

November 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lots of Stuff Happened in 1988

by Karissa Morton Today is my birthday.  In honor, here is a 2Chainz video: But really, in honor of my somehow surviving a quarter of a century (ew), I got … Continue reading

November 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

My First Fantasy, Weeks 6-9: The Reign of Team Aaron Purrrrrnandez

by Karissa Morton Guys, I’m so behind.  I’ve become so preoccupied with planning my fantasy basketball draft that I’ve neglected y’all.  (On that note, who wants to tell me if … Continue reading

November 5, 2013 · 2 Comments