Too many games. On the gridiron. On the hardwood.
Not enough screens. Too many clickers.
It’s the best of times. It’s the most frustrating of times. A Travail of Two Sports.
So, yeah, like last Saturday when the reality is I’ve been sucked into Joey the Vig’s Bowl Pool — at the risk of significant personal financial diminution — which requires I am compelled to cheer on the otherwise out of mind Blazers of UAB +17 1/2 in the New Orleans Bowl.
Does Gene Bartow still coach there? Oh no, wait a minute, it’s son Gene. Oh right, wrong sport.
See what I mean?
On the other hand, the day dawned with several enticing hoops encounters. Rock Chalk Jauyhawk vs. Nova. Dayton vs. Colorado. And, you know, UK vs. THE O*H*I*O State Buckeyes.
You know that early 90s comedy “Death Becomes Her,” where Meryl Streep’s head swivels 360? Welcome to my world.
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