Monthly Archives: October 2006

10/26/06 – Has Joe Gibbs Lost His Mojo?

Washington sports fans focus all of their passion – or what passes for passion – on the Redskins. All of the other teams in town are merely borderline relevant and would remain so even if they were winning championships once in a while, which they are not. The Redskins’ fans desperately want to believe theirs […]

10/13/06 – Why Does the NCAA Exist?

If you’ve read these rants for any period of time, you have to know by now that I don’t hold the folks who run the NCAA in the highest regard. Notwithstanding that opinion, it’s interesting to ponder why the institution exists in the first place for several reasons. From my curmudgeonly point of view, it […]