Got to catch the WVU game in Morgantown this evening. My dad and I watched as WV beat up on Auburn. The evening was chilly; WV was just as cold the first half. They turned it on in the 3rd and 4th quarter and ended up beating Auburn soundly.
Since coming to Moscow I have watched 2 football games live and now, after today, caught my first full Man Utd game. Bobby Dazzlers is a sports bar in Moscow that is headquarters for Man Utds fan club. Ivor’s red ManU shirt is just one of the many there. ManU fails to score but ends...Read More
I watched my first football match, actually, make that matches today. Russia was holding a mini-tournament / pre-season warm-up in Moscow. Game 1 saw “European champions Milan fought back from two goals down against Lokomotiv Moscow to draw 3-3 and eventually win the game on penalties.” In game 2, the tournament finale, PSV Eindhoven won…Read More
A weekend of college football is past us. The WVU Mountaineers are now 2-0 having whipped up on Marshall and Eastern Washington. This Thursday they play Maryland. They are ranked #5 in the AP and USA Today polls.
…and it isn’t pretty. The Bucs lost the season opener to the Ravens 27-0. Read the depressing (but humorious) editorial within. I post this now because we’ll see in 10 weeks how much the Bucs have changed! Remember, this is Tampa. Bucs fans are bi-polar — one week they love their Bucs and the next…Read More
Bucs Deactivate Keyshawn: The National Football League Super Bowl Champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers deactivated outspoken wide receiver Keyshawn Johnson on Tuesday. Johnson has been excused from all team-related functions and will be inactive for the Buccaneers’ six remaining games. Buccaneers general manager Rich McKay said Johnson has made it clear he has no intention of...Read More