Quote of the day
"If I can play but not be effective, then it's not worth playing. I hope I use good judgment, so we'll see. I'm no spring chicken anymore. I don't heal as quickly." -- Vikings QB Brett Favre, with two fractures in his ankle
It doesn’t look like “them Cowboys” will be enjoying home field advantage in the next Super Bowl. Not only do they sport a 1-5 record, but now must rebound with John Kitna at QB. Then again, stranger things have happened.
Football Pickoff once again sported more negative scores than positive ones, but there were still some big results, headed by GS: A Family Co., who rode a 577 point output into a big lead in the YTD standings. Impressively, this entry has yet to post a single negative weekly score.
The NBA regular season starts tonight. There are those who say that the NBA regular season has little meaning, with 16 teams advancing to the playoffs, and little doubt as to who the eventual contenders will be. But the regular season is “the show” for fantasy hoops. Only three games start the schedule, with TNT broadcasting LeBron James taking his talents to Boston, followed by Houston at the Lakers. The other (non-televised nationally) game is Phoenix at Portland. Tomorrow night, there are 13 games scheduled, and only Washington and Orlando will have to wait until Thursday to get underway.