End Game

End Game

In the US you hear it all too often. “How can you like a game that can end in a tie [draw]” In the UK you hear about how a team “saved themselves in the 90th, to grab a 1-1 result”. It’s clear the both cultures follow different sports, but what exactly is the perfect...
NFL International and the Hawaii Exemption

NFL International and the Hawaii Exemption

The past few years the NFL has been intent on expanding the regular season.  They have been pushing to make it 18 games, whilst all the while being thwarted by the players union.  Their newest push to expand the playoffs from 12 to 14 teams seems to be the next battle...
How Relegation/Promotion is the Future of College Football

How Relegation/Promotion is the Future of College Football

When schools began jumping divisions a few years ago I laughed.  It was inevitable.  Where else but in the USA can an undefeated season go unrewarded in the long term.  Where else but the USA can perennial powerhouses in lower leagues long term success be shunned year...