Cheers & Jeers Already Building for NFL 2015 Season

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Don’t Rely on Preseason Scores for the Truth ~ Amy Lignor Everyone knows, or should, that preseason games in the NFL are mostly to see if the ‘newbies’ are going to make it out alive. They are also for the coaches to assess new defenses, new offense structures and techniques, as well as new plays […]

A Look at Training Camp: Season Feels Weary Already

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A Look at Training Camp: Season Feels Weary Already  ~ Amy Lignor Oh, yes…remember the time when the ‘buzz’ coming out of training camp was actually regarding football? Well…some of it remains true. Sometimes the ‘buzz’ does have to do with injury, as well as who is returning and who is out because of being […]

Gap-Toothed Bronze Bust Makes the Hall of Fame Greater

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Gap-Toothed Bronze Bust Makes the Hall of Fame Greater ~ Amy Lignor The Hall of Fame induction is a class-act event. It is a time when the best of the best get placed among the other ‘masters’ of the game who changed football for the better when they were on the gridiron. The event is […]

Will Kap Be Worth Every 49ers Penny?

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Will Kap Be Worth Every 49ers Penny? ~ Amy Lignor Kiefer Sutherland earned a salary of $40 million back in a 2006 contract that made him the highest-earning actor ever to grace a television set. That was for 24. That was the action and adventure that fans seemed to eat up with a spoon. And […]

From World Cup Action to the U.S. Open – Surprises Are Everywhere

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From World Cup Action to the U.S. Open – Surprises Are Everywhere ~ Amy Lignor Well, depending on where you are from and what team, sport, and/or individual player you are a fan of, the actual categories of ‘good’, ‘bad’, and ‘ugly’ may vary. However, this is the skinny when it comes to various sporting […]

The Best Stadium Wins!

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The Best Stadium Wins! ~ Amy Lignor Ah…the NFL. Between the bad—lawsuits from ex-players regarding drugs being supplied to them without actual information being given regarding the side effects of said drugs later in life; and the good—the players who are already being raved about from the draft that have made many hometown fans already […]

Watching a New ‘Rice’ Rise in the NFL

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Watching a New ‘Rice’ Rise in the NFL ~ Amy Lignor Yes, there are many families in many different sports where the grandfather, father and son, or mother and daughter, etc., have played the sport, won the accolades, and proven to everyone out there that abilities and talents most definitely are a part of the […]

A Future Super Bowl Celebration Should be What the Rams are Thinking

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A Future Super Bowl Celebration Should be What the Rams are Thinking   ~ Amy Lignor Michael Sam. This is a man whose name is all over the place this morning. He is a football player – a very good football player, who knows how to get the job done on the field. In other words, […]