Friday Flick 1.9

Friday was the anniversary of this classic game. Check out the graphic advertising the NASL game between the Cosmos and Rowdies. How about John McLeod drawing up plays on the floor using chalk. [youtube=http://youtube.com/watch?v=xtjfiud6e2M] [youtube=http://youtube.com/watch?v=uaeXnMxf1mg&feature=related]

On the Pitch with an American Novice-Euro ’08 Preview Pt.1

World Cup ’06 was an epiphany for Brother Reynell. After years of looking upon soccer as a bunch of guys kicking a ball around, Reynell came to realize the subtle intricacies of futbol. Join him as he continues his journey into the light of the game on the pitch. The 2008 UEFA European Championship kicks […]

On the Pitch with an American Novice-Euro ’08 Preview Pt.1

World Cup ’06 was an epiphany for Brother Reynell. After years of looking upon soccer as a bunch of guys kicking a ball around, Reynell came to realize the subtle intricacies of futbol. Join him as he continues his journey into the light of the game on the pitch. The 2008 UEFA European Championship kicks […]

Performance of the Week (POTW) 5/26-6/1

This week I’m going with Jordy Mercer of the Oklahoma State baseball team. Mercer crushed three home runs as the Cowboys eliminated TCU from the Stillwater Regional of the College Baseball World Series. Mercer’s third dinger came in the bottom of the ninth after the Horned Frogs erased an 8-2 Cowboy lead. Who gets your […]

Thumbs Up for…

…the NHL. Gary Bettman and his crack staff are busy discussing the possibility of another Winter Classic. This should be an annual event. …the NBA who will hand out fines next year for ‘flopping’. I love soccer, but flopping is easily the worst part of the game. I don’t need to see it on the […]