The NFL Must Protect its Players

We’ve had a lot of discussion over the last couple of days in The Fast Lane about Ndamukong Suh’s hit on Cincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton that cost Suh $20,000. D’Marco…

Golf is in Trouble

Here’s an alarming and sobering thought: Spectator golf as we’ve known it in our lifetime has ended. With Tiger Woods’ struggles, Phil Mickelson’s decline, Vijay Singh’s age and Ernie Els’…

Big Guns Come Through for the Cardinals

Thursday in The Fast Lane, we talked about big-time, stalwart athletes coming through when their team absolutely needs them most. The conversation occurred because Chris Carpenter was pitching for the…

No Reason to Doubt Pinkel, Tigers

As Mizzou gets ready to start their season three weeks from Saturday in Columbia, they enter one of the strangest preseason camps in recent college memory. Let’s start by reiterating…

Don’t Underestimate the Rams

I was stunned to attend an event on Thursday night where everyone, of course, wanted to talk about the Rams. I was confronted by an astounding amount of negativity. The…

Bill Belichick is Getting Desperate

I’m always intrigued when sports teams make deals for physically gifted players that leave something to be desired in the “four pillars” department. Since Steve Spagnuolo’s first day on the…