November 5, 2010 Column
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That's no pork
From @AI9 AKA Philadelphia 76ers swingman Andre Iguodala
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Opinion Athlete PSAs
OFFICE: Utah House of Representatives
IMPACT: Utah voters did not care for Bradley's pledge to make Utah the first state to classify dunking on someone a hate crime. Many also saw his run at the state legislature as a calculated stepping stone for an attempt in 2012 to take on Utah incumbent governor Uwe Blab.
OFFICE: U.S. Senator from Connecticut
IMPACT: The rejection of a wrestling candidate may slow the momentum of Chyna's presidential bid. McMahon's defeat also likely ends steroids manufacturers' hopes of receiving federal funds. McMahon has blamed her defeat on the "mean-spirited" press, specifically Mean Gene Okerlund.
According to analysis done by the Wall Street Journal, the FOX NFL Sunday crew laughs for 11.6-percent of its pregame show.
What are they laughing at?
I'm not answering any more questions for the rest of this year. If it's an interview, I'm going to conduct it, so I'll answer my own questions, ask myself the questions and then give y'all the answers."
He was then cut by the Vikings.
Today, in Randy Moss' first interview since being released, Randy Moss sat down with Randy Moss.
Thanks for taking the time to speak with me.
Ain't no thang. You've been following me around all day. I finally decided to give in.
Wait. I thought you were interviewing me.
I thought I was interviewing you.
You are. And I am. This is very confusing.
Okay. Well, I guess we can both ask questions.
Well played. You're clever.
Not as clever as you.
Again I'm confused.
Only the greatest things ever appear on SportsPickle. But among those greatest things ever are the greatest things of the greatest things.
Here's what they were in October, based on traffic numbers.
October 29, 2010 Column
Handicapper runs every Friday on SportsPickle during the NFL season.
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Washington at Detroit (-3)
Really, Tom Kowalski? Really?
I mean, I realize it's Halloween and people can be easily spooked. But I'm pretty sure that if a kid dressed up as Matthew Stafford's arm for Halloween, his friends would just laugh at him. In fact, dressing up as a fairy princess is probably a tougher and scarier costume.
My pick: Washington (and to win)
Green Bay at New York Jets (-6)
Up until a few weeks ago, the Packers, Jets, Deanna Favre and Jenn Sterger were the only ones who had seen Brett Favre's dong. When people refer to "the good old days," that's the time they mean.
My pick: New York Jets