Category Archives: Sports

Hail to the Champs!

Washington D.C.’s long national nightmare will finally end this fall. The first Tuesday after the first Monday in November perhaps will also relieve pent up frustration, soothe shattered souls and finally allow District residents some peace and closure. But here … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for Some . . . Brett Favre?!

With all the talk about who will replace Jon Gruden in the Monday Night Football booth, one name is glaringly absent: Brett Favre. He should be ESPN’s top target. He’s a bigger name than Gruden—enjoying 100 percent name recognition by … Continue reading

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The Year in Fantasy Football

And so ends one of the greatest fantasy football seasons I’ve ever enjoyed. Four titles, one oh-so-close second place finish (damn you Todd Gurley!) and two third place booty earned. I finished in the money in seven of my 11 … Continue reading

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The Smoking Gun

Every day brings a different excuse but since the onset of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation, Republicans have claimed that a dossier compiled by Fusion GPS started it all. No longer: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/30/us/politics/how-fbi-russia-investigation-began-george-papadopoulos.html. Instead it was the coffee boy himself, … Continue reading

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Clear Skies in Cleveland

If not for that ill-fated rain delay, the Cleveland Indians are likely the World Series champs. Alas the showers did come that chilly night in October, washing away the momentum that nearly led to the greatest comeback in Fall Classic … Continue reading

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Postmortem: Sterling Sharpe

Sterling Sharpe was doomed by three decisions, the first two made minutes apart and the last 18 days hence. But first a bit of background. Including this campaign, Frozen Tundra has been around for 11 years. And this is the … Continue reading

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This Week in Fantasy Football

‘The agony exceeds the ecstasy.’ That tweak to the classic adage was my lede for what was going to be a triumphant column extolling the exuberant virtues of fantasy football. And then on Wednesday this happened: So instead of tying … Continue reading

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