Brains Count: Belichick and Patriots Win Today Feb05

Brains Count: Belich...

After reading a ton this week about the Super Bowl and related articles I have come away emboldened.  I have not read or heard a thing I did not know. What does that mean? Maybe the writers and pundits are not so smart as they are the experts and if I can figure it out… well you can draw your...

The Super Bowl Psychology-Bigger Than All Feb05

The Super Bowl Psych...

The Super Bowl has become such an important event in our society that it has taken on the stature of many of our religious and national holidays and has become embedded in our family traditions. As a stand-alone two week event it seems bigger than any religious holiday– and well it...

Giants Lay Egg In Green Bay-Predictable Jan08

Giants Lay Egg In Gr...

All week long I heard and read about how when the Giants get into the playoffs they are a dangerous team.  Memories of 2007 and 2011 were being thrown about like disposable diapers. Well they were disposable diapers as the Giants put up a stinker against Green Bay! First, memories are just...

Manning and Brady Struggle With Brilliance Jan23

Manning and Brady St...

History has shown that the Tom Brady’s and Peyton Manning’s of the football world come around once in a generation. While each has left their mark on the playing field in terms of successes, they are both truly football geniuses who have made those around them better. Having done research in...

A New England Patrio...

In this episode of Your Sports Story A young women talks about her love of the Patriots and her dog Brady on a magic Sunday in NYC!  Deflategate? Did not happen!! https://www.facebook.com/yoursportstory?fref=nf...

Tom Brady: 10 Things About Deflategate Desperation Cheating- More May24

Tom Brady: 10 Things...

1-Tom Brady cheated because he probably had been doing it for quite some time and had not been caught. 2-Given the talent Brady has there is no reason for him to cheat. Why did he cheat? 3-It suggests a mindset that cheating is condoned within the organization which from all reports it is....

Pete Carroll Defiantly Defends The Indefensible Feb02

Pete Carroll Defiant...

There is absolutely no way around the fact that Pete Carroll made a horrific call that will live in sport infamy. It was a terrible, terrible call you have the best back in the game in Marshawn Lynch and you need to use him in that situation. Why did Carroll do what he did– only Carroll...

Picking the Super Bo...

Anyone who has a decent knowledge of sports or even life for that matter can figure out what it takes to win. It is just doing it that is hard!! Using the Super Bowl as an example. 1-Off field preparation is paramount this includes both physical and mental preparation 2-The team that executes...

The New England Patr...

Talk all you want and more the New England Patriots own the best regular season record for the last fifteen years. Additionally, they have won three Super Bowls over that period of time. Few teams in any sport can compare to the Patriots winning excellence. It is easy to see how fans of other...

Deflate Gate: Belichick and Brady In the Cross Hairs Jan24

Deflate Gate: Belich...

There is no way around the fact that the Patriots violated the rules if they under inflated the balls. There is no condoning or excusing it if in fact they did it!!  And at this point it is not clear that they did. I could certainly see how teams that were beaten by the Patriots would be very...

Lebron James Hypocrite Extraordinaire Jul18

Lebron James Hypocri...

Lebron James is a hypocrite plain and simple. Four years ago James talked about building a long term dynasty in Miami and at the first opportunity he bailed. What does it mean– not much unless you were the jilted one. What upsets people who have been the victims of a change of heart is...

The New England Patriots: How To Deal With Disappointments- Once Again Jan20

The New England Patr...

The New England Patriots are by any standard a very successful franchise. Their record is unparalleled having won the most games of any team since their last Super Bowl win in 2004. The Patriots have also made the post season most frequently since their last Super Bowl appearing in 8 of 9...

Broncos Defeat Patri...

Peyton Manning was superb and all the kudos go to the Broncos their performance was nothing short of spectacular in an all all-around well-played game by the Broncos on both sides of the ball. Manning was in total control and at one point got into a rhythm where he could not miss. He  had an...

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYO...

As the New England Patriots prepare to play the Indianapolis Colts tonight up in Foxboro it might be prudent to step back and take a look at what is nothing less than a modern era football dynasty. It is very difficult to pick against the Patriots at home. Given how injury ravaged the team...

Patriots Run Ball Do...

The New England Patriots dominated the Colts in Foxboro by running it down their throats. It was a physically punishing game as the Patriots just rang it up on the Colts dominating on both sides of the line. I did mention that any team that gave up 44 points to the Chiefs was vulnerable. And...

NFL Divisional Playo...

The NFL Divisional Round is quickly approaching. Saturday features two great match-ups. Football at its best!  First up, the Seahawks against the underdog Saints followed by the magical comeback kid Andrew Luck and the Colts versus the polarizing but also resilient-brilliant Tom Brady and the...

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS: THE MINDSET OF SUCCESS WILL PREDICT OUTCOMES Jan06

NFL DIVISIONAL PLAYO...

This past weekend the NFL Wild Card Playoff games were both exciting and filled with many thrilling moments.  The games involving the Colts, 49ers, and Saints all came down to a few tics on the clock. Football fans could not ask for more. The winning teams who are moving on to the Divisional...

The Patriots: How To Deal With Missed Opportunities Dec16

The Patriots: How To...

The New England Patriots are by any standard a very successful franchise. Their record is unparalleled having won the most games of any team since their last Super Bowl win in 2004. The Patriots have also made the post season most frequently since their last Super Bowl appearing in 8 of 9...

Manning and Brady: The Downside of Brilliance Nov24

Manning and Brady: T...

History has shown that the Tom Brady’s and Peyton Manning’s of the football world come around once in a generation.  While each has left their mark on the playing field in terms of successes, they are both truly football geniuses who have made those around them better. This has been no easy...

Belichick and Ryan– Fighting Like Little Kids Over Controversial Call Oct24

Belichick and Ryan&#...

When Chris Jones of the New England Patriots was called this past Sunday for pushing a teammate in an attempt to block a field goal against the Jets, both Jones and Bill Belichick took immediate responsibility and accountability for the mistake which most likely cost the Pats the game. That...