Mel (and the Hair) Is Back

Tonight, the 2011 NFL Draft begins in New York City.  For non-sports fans, this is equivalent to a Royal Wedding, but this happens every April.  It’s a sight unlike no other, but the hoopla will be tempered, as the continuous Collective Bargaining Agreement has yet to be hashed out and legal wrangling with the owners…

Is “Uncle Brent” getting screwed?

Last Tuesday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced that ESPN’s Chris Berman will receive the Pete Rozelle Radio-Television award.  There was plenty of outrage on why Berman was bestowed this honor and not those more deserving like the late Tom Brookshier, Al Michaels, and Howard Cosell.  Today, a strong case has been made for…