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October 11, 2017
NFL drops to “least liked” sport
The National Football League had surpassed Major League Baseball as "America's game." But no more....
February 06, 2017
Super Bowl post-mortem
What a great Super Bowl. New England was down by 25 points late in the...
February 02, 2017
The Superbowl and vocation
The Superbowl is this weekend, time for the obligatory polls about whether or not God...
December 07, 2016
So why the loss of interest in the NFL?
Television ratings are way down for professional football games. The NFL is trying to figure...
October 17, 2016
Oklahoma State wins national football championship
Oklahoma State University has won its first national championship in football! For 1945. The American...
February 05, 2016
Super Bowl L (or is it 50?)
The Super Bowl has always been the showcase for Roman numerals. But this year the...
January 14, 2016
St. Louis Rams are moving to L.A.
The St. Louis Rams are moving to Los Angeles. The Oakland Raiders might also move...
January 12, 2016
How Clemson’s coach defied the anti-religion forces
What a game, the national college football championship! In an exciting back-and-forth game, Alabama beat...
December 31, 2015
Reinventing New Year’s Eve with college football playoffs
I've got to say, I'm excited that the Sooners of the University of Oklahoma, one...
December 07, 2015
Not just a Hail Mary pass
Football has been good to me lately, with the Sooners making the playoffs, slated to...
September 04, 2015
A reporter transplanted from Chicago to work on the Daily Oklahoman who cares nothing for...
January 31, 2015
The Cranach Super Bowl party!
You are all invited to the Cranach Institute virtual Super Bowl party! It will be...
January 31, 2015
Does God determine who wins the Super Bowl?
Last year a respected research institute found that 50% of sports fans believe supernatural forces...
January 31, 2015
Live-blog the Super Bowl
Here is where you can comment on the Super Bowl as the game is unfolding. ...
January 31, 2015
Live-blog the Super Bowl commercials
A curious development in the history of the NFL championship game has been the role...
January 22, 2015
The Patriots cheated!
The NFL has determined that the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs, which are easier...
January 14, 2015
Why do the winners riot?
Ohio State beat Oregon to win the collegiate football championship, the first one under the...
December 09, 2014
College Football Playoff controversy
This year we will have a college football championship playoff, eliminating all of that controversy...
March 27, 2014
Unions for college football players
The National Labor Relations Board, acting on a case brought by Northwestern University athletes, has...
February 25, 2014
Changing West Point in the name of football
West Point has very high standards. It's hard to get into. Cadets have to be...
November 20, 2013
The coach who never punts
A high school coach in Arkansas has developed a new football strategy: His team never...
November 08, 2013
The NFL’s corruption
Brutal bullying. Murder charges. Rape. Suicides. Scrambled brains. Just another week in the NFL. Pulitzer...
February 23, 2013
What to call Washington’s football team?
I usually cast a jaundiced eye at efforts to change the name of sports teams...
February 04, 2013
Who won the Superbowl?
The Baltimore Ravens, of course, holding off a jaw-dropping comeback by the 49ers in an...
February 01, 2013
The day may come when reckoning time according to the birth of Christ will give...
January 21, 2013
Relationships with virtual human beings
You have probably heard about Manti Te'o, Notre Dame's Heisman Trophy candidate, whose dying girlfriend...
January 04, 2013
Penn State and collective guilt
The governor of Pennsylvania is suing the NCAA for its harsh punishment of Penn State,...
September 28, 2012
NFL reaches agreement with Refs
The NFL reached a tentative labor agreement with the professional referees. There will be no...
September 26, 2012
The worst call in NFL history
And my beloved Packers were the victim. Replacement ref furor grows after Seattle Seahawks' wild...
September 17, 2012
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler illustrates why talking trash against an opponent is not wise. ...
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