The NFL All-Time All-Star Nickname Team

Paying Attention:   With the Superbowl just hours away and the TV packed with lots of great old bits and remembrances of football players great and no-so-great, it seemed like an appropriate time to come up with an All Star team of my own. Didn’t want to base it on stats or playoff game performances, […]

The Super Game

This is a repost of an article that originally ran in 2017. It’s still relevant and worthy of your time. Annals of IP: The Super Bowl is the biggest sporting event in America. It is the most lucrative, the most widely covered, the most highly coveted event in which to be a sponsor (so popular for […]

The NORAD Santa Tracker

   Another (high tech) Christmas tradition: the NORAD Santa Tracker, which has been tracking Santa’s voyage around the world since 1951. Just click this link. The Fine Print: Special thanks to our friends at NORAD who created, maintain, and make the NORAD Santa Tracker available to all. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.

Can Colin Kaepernick Still Play In The NFL

Last weekend, ex-NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick participated in a workout that was originally designed to showcase his talents for NFL teams that might need a quarterback, more or less immediately. Kaepernick, or “Kap” as he called by announcers and team mates, was staging the workout in conjunction with the NFL; he has not played in […]

Nightshift Sports: US Open 8 September 2018

Day 13 Context and Background  The U.S. Open, which started August 27th and runs through September 9th,  is the last tennis major of the year. There was a week of qualifying (the qualifying started on 21 August) and now the real heavy lifting begins with the last week of the tournament now in progress. Results  […]

Nightshift Sports: US Open, 2 September 2018

Day 7 Context and Background  The U.S. Open, which started August 27th and runs through September 9th,  is the last tennis major of the year. There was a week of qualifying (the qualifying started on 21 August) and now the real heavy lifting begins with the last week of the tournament now in progress. Results  […]

Nightshift Sports: U.S. Open

Embed from Getty Images   Context The U.S. Open, which starts August 27th and runs through September 9th,  is the last tennis major of the year. There was a week of qualifying (the qualifying started on 21 August) and now the real heavy lifting begins, starting on Monday, the 27th. The U.S. Open and the […]