CFB: Week Two Ranked vs. Ranked Matchups

Here is a look at this week’s matchups featuring two ranked teams. *AP Poll. Times are Central. Saturday, Sep. 10, 2022 2:30 p.m.–#24 Tennessee at #17 Pittsburgh. Line: Tennessee -6. Broadcast: ABC. 6 p.m.–#20 Kentucky at #12 Florida. Line: Florida -6. Broadcast: ESPN. 9:15 p.m.–#9 Baylor at #21 BYU. Line: BYU -3. Broadcast: ESPN. Bonus: 3 p.m.–#25 Houston is +3.5 at unranked Texas Tech. Broadcast: FS1. Saturday, Sep. 3, 2022 2:30 p.m.–#11 Oregon at #3 Georgia. Line: Georgia -17.5. Broadcast: ABC 2:30 p.m.–#23 Cincinnati at #19 Arkansas. Line: Arkansas -6. Broadcast: ESPN 6:30 p.m.–#5 Notre Dame at #2 Ohio State. … Continue reading CFB: Week Two Ranked vs. Ranked Matchups

CFB: Week One Ranked vs. Ranked Matchups

Here is a look at this week’s matchups featuring two ranked teams. *AP Poll. Times are Central. Saturday, Sep. 3, 2022 2:30 p.m.–#11 Oregon at #3 Georgia. Line: Georgia -17.5. Broadcast: ABC 2:30 p.m.–#23 Cincinnati at #19 Arkansas. Line: Arkansas -6. Broadcast: ESPN 6:30 p.m.–#5 Notre Dame at #2 Ohio State. Line: OSU -17. Broadcast: ABC. Bonus: 6 p.m.–#7 Utah is only -3 at unranked Florida on ESPN. Continue reading CFB: Week One Ranked vs. Ranked Matchups

Explicit Memories and Baseball WAR: Or, Why Rickey is My GOAT.

They say kids can start forming memories at around the two-year mark, but explicit memories don’t start forming until around seven. Explicit memories are the ones that require conscious recall. Implicit are mostly unconscious, emotional recollections, not what we as adults (adult-ish) think of when we talk about memories. I find myself stumbling across this info while also reading a new biography by Howard Bryant on my childhood favorite baseball player, Rickey Henderson. So, with that in mind, I headed over to Baseball-Reference to see who were the best players by WAR I have actual explicit memories of watching, or…players … Continue reading Explicit Memories and Baseball WAR: Or, Why Rickey is My GOAT.

NFL Mock Draft

Everyone and their mother does mock drafts these days. Here’s mine. 1 Jaguars Travon Walker, Edge, Georgia 2 Lions Aidan Hutchinson, Edge, Michigan 3 Texans Derek Stingley Jr., CB, LSU 4 Jets Sauce Gardner, CB, Cincinnati 5 Giants Charles Cross, OT, Miss St. 6 Panthers Ikem Ekwonu, OT, NC State 7 Giants Kayvon Thibodeaux, Edge, Oregon 8 Falcons Garrett Wilson, WR, Ohio St 9 Seahawks Evan Neal, OT, Alabama 10 Jets Jameson Williams, WR, Alabama 11 Commanders Kyle Hamilton, S, Notre Dame 12 Vikings Drake London, WR, USC 13 Texans Jermaine Johnson, Edge, Florida St. 14 Ravens Jordan Davis, DT, … Continue reading NFL Mock Draft