Category Archives: sports

Portland Marathon

Well I did it!  3 hours, 58 minutes, 43 seconds. Here is how it went down: I woke up at 5:15am Sunday morning.  Straight away I went downstairs ate a toasted bagel, banana and a big glass of water.  Next … Continue reading

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Running Resources

Every time I start a new hobby (fantasy football, cycling, running) I always try and find the most efficient tools to help me get going.  Here are a few things that have helped me so far in my quest for … Continue reading

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Marathon before 30?

Last fall my buddy Tom from work asked if I wanted to run a 5k… I should have known that with my addictive personality that the 5k was just the beginning.  Since then I have run two 5k’s, a 10k, … Continue reading

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Superbowl XLIII

The 2008 NFL season will come to an end tomorrow and with it I see a huge sea change. Jon Gruden is no longer the hard working genius, Shananhan isn’t untouchable, and Dungy decided to retire while Peyton is still … Continue reading

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NFL Playoffs 2009.01.18

Eagles over Cardinals Steelers over Ravens

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NFL Playoffs – Working Class weekend

Alright, here are my picks for the working class playoff weekend: Arizona over Atlanta Indianapolis over San Diego Baltimore over Miami Minnesota over Philadelphia

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2008 NCAA Champions

For the first time in 20 years the Kansas Jayhawks are NCAA champions. What a game. I am still trying to catch my breath. Mario Chamblers 3 pointer with 2.1 seconds to go was the moment of the game for … Continue reading

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NBA MVP

Who ya got?? LeBron? Kobe? KG? Although I would be happy with any of those players, my pick for the 2008 NBA MVP is a player on the New Orleans Hornets. I know what you are thinking… New Orleans has … Continue reading

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Giants… it could be a long season

Well, the Giants are now 0-2. They don’t have an extra base hit yet in the two games so far this season. I guess if there is a bright spot it is Matt Cain and Tim Lincecum. Cain had an … Continue reading

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Playoff Update — 2008.01.06

Well I was pretty surprised by the performance of the hometown Seahawks. Looks like I may have underestimated them. Can they beat Brett Favre and the Packers in Green Bay next week??? Well, for now you will have to wait. … Continue reading

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