Kenny Vaccaro visiting the Miami Dolphins

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that former Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro will visit the Miami Dolphins this Thursday. This comes just one day after linebacker Terence Garvin signed with the team. Garvin played fifteen games(with three starts) for the Seattle Seahawks, while Vaccaro is a former first round pick. Some have questioned why the…

Stuart Scott (1965-2015)

ESPN anchor Stuart Scott died Sunday morning at age 49. My condolences to his family and friends. It is hard. As we move on in life people are taken from us. Whether a family member, a friend or simply someone who we grew up with. Sometimes it is someone who seemed ever-present in our lives, someone…

This is Jimmy V week.

I did not know Jim Valvano. I never saw him play, never saw him coach. When he was cutting down the nets after winning the 1983 NCAA Basketball Tournament I was only 12 years old. I was unaware of Jim Valvano’s entire existence until this: It is odd going from being unaware of someone to feeling…

Buyer Beware.

The Super Bowl signals the end of the NFL season. The end of months of hard work and struggle before crowning a champion in one final game: One winner, thirty-one losers. Let us be honest: the season never ends. Officially free agency begins the offseason on March 9th.  However teams already are making moves and…

Super Bowl wishes and a squirrel under the tree.

The Super Bowl takes place this Sunday between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers. For many fans this is their Christmas. So in that spirit I thought I would ask for a few Super Bowl wishes. Wish #1: Usually when the game comes around I simply wish for a good game. That will…