Archive for: FJM

Tom Oates wrote a “Statement Column”. The statement: “I am out of ideas this week.”

Tom Oates wrote a “Statement Column”. The statement: “I am out of ideas this week.”

There are a few staple columns that writers use when they just have nothing interesting to write about.  “ The team is soft .” That’s a good one. “The team isn’t showing any emotion.” A classic. And then you have this nonsense... read more »

 

Aaron Needs His Swagger Back, You Guys

Aaron Needs His Swagger Back, You Guys

Football analysis could really use more nerds. Casual fans will always have their place*, but baseball is better for having passionate, analytically-minded fans, bloggers, and yes, journalists, to identify and eradicate any garbage.  You can... read more »

 

Grantland And The Up-Tempo Dick Bennett Offense

Grantland And The Up-Tempo Dick Bennett Offense

You know what, I’ve read a lot about baseball lately, I’d like to read something about basketball. Hey, Bill Simmons, he knows a lot about basketball and runs Grantland, I’ll bet I can find something good over there, maybe even on the... read more »