Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pennsylvania QB Risk Aversion – Michael Vick And Joe Paterno

There are plenty of theories about how to measure risk aversion.  People make choices every day as to how much risk they wish to expose themselves to…as simple as timing when the coffee might be cool enough to drink without … Continue reading

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Tennessee’s Toughest Opponent – Pat Summitt’s Status

I have nothing but admiration and respect for the legacy University of Tennessee Head Basketball Coach Pat Summitt has crafted over almost four decades of coaching there.   She is one of the greatest basketball coaches ever; man, woman, alien.  Period. … Continue reading

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Danica Patrick And NASCAR – Only Boys Race Cars

“Only girls pull hair.” That’s what NASCAR Nationwide Series driver Steven Wallace said on national television Saturday after an opposing team’s crew chief (Jerry Baxter) reached into Wallace’s window and grabbed his unhelmeted hair…out of anger for an on-track incident that … Continue reading

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Al Davis Thought It Was A College Fantasy Draft

I picture him in his trademark sweatsuit, reclining in his office. Oakland Raiders Owner Al Davis…thinking he is participating in a college fantasy football draft. And…he must have thought Terrelle Pryor was still at Ohio State. Because…the Raiders took Pryor in the third … Continue reading

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Fantasy Football 2011 – Antonio Gates Says Take Philip Rivers #1

Fantasy Football is a player.  It has a LOT of players. The Hollywood Reporter recently released a great article, “What Fantasy Football Means To Hollywood.” Do not let the publication or the title fool you.  While you will learn how a couple celebs feel … Continue reading

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