Photo courtesy of blogs.babble.com. New England Patriots football has always been about what happens on the field. Lately though, off-the-field incidents have taken center stage.
By Josh Kramer
Super Bowl XLVI was a game for the ages. It was a dream matchup that did not disappoint on the field by any means. Over the past five days, since Eli and the Giants captured their 2nd Super Bowl title in four years, an awful lot of “Gossip Girl” action has been going on. And I for one am sick of hearing about this nonsense.
Here is a quick rundown of the incidents:
Incident 1: A good portion of the media pointed the finger at Wes Welker for his “drop” in the 4th quarter this past Sunday. Many felt as if Welker’s drop was the main reason why New England lost the big game. In the aftermath, Pawngo, an online pawn shop, delivered a large helping worth of Butterfingers to Boston’s Copley Square. 900 pounds worth to be exact. That is a lot of candy. The frustrations towards the best slot-receiver in football have cooled a little, with many realizing upon further review that the “Golden Boy” did not make a very good throw. Continue reading
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Photo courtesy of bostonherald.com. Rex Ryan (pictured above) is not the happiest of people as we begin 2012. Has he learned any lessons over the course of the past year?
By Josh Kramer
2012 has already begun with a bang. Football, football, and more football. Plus some hoops and hockey among other things sprinkled in. Who else is in BCS Heaven and hyped for the NFL playoffs? Here are the items that have caught my attention
Rethink your priorities Rex
–Rex Ryan has admitted to possibly not having the “pulse” of his team this season. Maybe he should have thought about this type of thing before running his mouth. Rex Ryan has quickly become one of the most villainous figures in football. If you are not a fan of the New York Jets, you are not a fan of Rex Ryan. There are not too many people who are neutral towards Rex Ryan. Every sports fan has a pretty definitive stance regarding the New York football coach. Continue reading
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