Author | Derek Andrews

Tale of Two Cities

August 28, 2012 | Derek Andrews

As the Monday cuts have come and gone, one of the first notable cuts was Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff. It took twenty-four hours for him to land on another team’s roster. The Washington Redskins added their 17th kicker in 18 years. Is it a case of another team’s cut is another team’s treasure? And did [...]

Unfinished Business

July 24, 2012 | Derek Andrews

The NFL season has just begun with the start of training camp with teams gearing up for pre-season and regular season play. Each training camp presents challenges that will breathe fire into the eventual next world champion, starting a new journey for a team in rebuilding mode, and rekindle the hunger to win again. For [...]

No Money, More Problems

July 18, 2012 | Derek Andrews

While watching CNN to stay afloat on current events, I focused my eye on the news feed that was at the bottom of the screen, and what I saw next disappointed me. The headline read, “T.O. late on child support, could face jail time…” As a sports fan, you hate to see an athlete with [...]

Bough Breaking, Cradle Falling

July 12, 2012 | Derek Andrews

The Freeh Report released today confirmed that, “senior leaders showed total disregard for the safety and welfare of Sandusky’s child victims.” In the beginning of the arrest of Jerry Sandusky, the focus was more on Joe Paterno and the football program than on the number of victims that courageously stood strong to reveal the hurtful [...]

Orioles, Winning, and the Impact on Younger Fans

July 05, 2012 | Derek Andrews

I will be the first to say that as a not so hip but growing baseball fan that the Orioles are starting to intrigue me. I still have a long way to go before I grasp the knowledge of the game ,and can appreciate the nuances that make the Orioles a competitive team. Growing up [...]

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