Author | Dwayne Showalter

While BCS Title Game Fell Short, Officiating Shined.

January 10, 2012 | Dwayne Showalter

So the BCS National Championship might have been one-sided.  It might have been a let-down compared to the regular season OT thriller between LSU and Alabama.  Honey Badger, Tyrann Mathieu, was a non-factor.  LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson looked lost and almost ready to tap out in favor of backup Jarrett Lee, or even Mr. Bentley.  Les Miles [...]

Ravens, Steelers Engaged in Staring Contest

December 15, 2011 | Dwayne Showalter

The hard work the Ravens put into beating the Pittsburgh Steelers twice this season (week 1 and week 9) paved the way for Baltimore fans to be thinking about home playoff games – even the number one seed in the AFC.  Unexpected losses at Tennessee, Jacksonville and Seattle have landed the team in a staring [...]

You wanna know what I think……

October 04, 2011 | Dwayne Showalter

- Considering all the blown leads in the NFL this season (Dallas – 24 points, New England – 21, Philadelphia – 17, and three straight double-digit chokes by Minnesota), I find myself thinking back to opening day when the Ravens, leading 27-7 early in the third quarter against Pittsburgh, faked the extra point kick when [...]

Hockey Night in Baltimore

September 20, 2011 | Dwayne Showalter

I hope minor league hockey’s time has come (again) to Baltimore.    The Capitals and Predators visiting the Arena downtown tonight hopefully will pique the interest of someone out there looking to move or expand their hockey operations.  I think any talk of the NHL or the NBA coming here is pretty much pie-in-the-sky.  Even [...]

You wanna know what i think??

August 08, 2011 | Dwayne Showalter

!Dont look now but the Pirates have lost 10 straight to fall below .500.  All the talk about about them breaking their run of losing might be premature. !Twitter, for folks in the business of professional sports, seems to be the equivelent of passing notes in class in Middle School.  It also has some of the [...]

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