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It’s Feeling Kinda Sunday….

Posted in Origins of the Blog, STADIUM STATUS with tags , , on January 11, 2009 by Alex D.

DeSean Jackson...Hopefully this can reverse the SI curse!

DeSean Jackson...Hopefully this can reverse the SI curse!

On the eve of the Eagles vs Giants playoff game, I am feeling kinda Sunday. It has been a whirlwind season for the Birds, Continue reading

RANT……PHILLY FAITHFUL?

Posted in Origins of the Blog with tags , , on December 24, 2008 by Alex D.

SUNDAY’S DEBACLE IN D.C. HAS MADE ME AS ANGRY AS ANY OTHER PHILLY FAN. I MEAN THE OFFENSE, LED BY DMAC, LOOKED HORRIBLE, ANEMIC AND PEDESTRIAN AT BEST. THE DEFENSE & SPECIAL TEAMS ONCE AGAIN GAVE THE OFFENSE SEVERAL CHANCES TO WIN THIS “MUST-WIN GAME”. IF THAT WAS A HOME GAME IN THE LINC, I MYSELF WOULD HAVE STOOD NEXT TO MY BROTHERS FROM THE CHURCH OF THE 700 LEVEL AND BOOED JUST AS LOUD AS THE NEXT MAN. I MIGHT HAVE EVEN LAUNCHED A SNOWBALL OR TWO IF THE WEATHER PERMITTED. IT WAS A MONUMENTAL DEFEAT THAT HAD LARGE IMPLICATIONS IN OUR PLAYOFFS HOPES, AND WE JUST DIDN’T SHOW UP ON OFFENSE. AS ANGRY AS I AM WITH THIS GAME, WITH THIS SEASON, I NEVER ONCE LOST ALL OF MY REASON THE WAY THIS CITY HAS…… Continue reading

Lets go Bowling…

Posted in STADIUM STATUS with tags on December 20, 2008 by Alex D.
Navy kicks off the bowl season today vs. Wake

Navy kicks off the bowl season today vs. Wake

It’s bowl season again! Every year we abandon our lives to the football gods for the last two weeks of the year to get our final taste before the living hell that is the “offseason”. This year I joined a pool and made it a vested interest to follow along. Today I need Navy, USF, Fresno & BYU. The rest of my picks after the jump…. Continue reading