Showing posts with category "nfl"

Casinos Are Making a Comeback

The speculative environment is roaring back and this is a boon to everyone from governments to spouses and children as well.

February 16, 2022
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gambling

4 Life Lessons to Learn From Professional Athletes

Lebron James. Michael Jordan. Serena Williams. Tom Brady. Michael Phelps. Megan Rapinoe. Wayne Gretzky. These are some of the best athletes of all time. Some

February 16, 2022
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strategy

A Few Tips To Become Better At The Sport Of Gambling

Sports is great because of the anticipation, the thrills, the fun, and the challenge. We train physically, mentally, and psychologically to get to where we want to be.

February 16, 2022
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gambling

The Future of American Legion Baseball Due to Covid-19

My oldest son played American Legion baseball this summer.  It was our first experience with it and I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of play overall.

February 16, 2022
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baseball

NFL Scheduling and Competitive Balance

In this paper (now forthcoming, JSE: doi: 10.1177/1527002512471538), it was shown that for every single year after the expansion to 32 teams in 2002 (until

February 16, 2022
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competitive balance

The NFL to Member Teams: All Your Los Angeleses are Belong to Us

When the most recent print version of the Sports Business Journal arrived at Chez Miller, an above the fold headline read:  "NFL: We Have Final Say in L.A."

February 16, 2022
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cartels

Is Peyton Manning Immune to Age?

Six games into the season, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has thrown for 22 touchdowns and only 2 interceptions. If he continues at or near his

February 16, 2022
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general

The $70 Billion Fantasy Football Market

I’m a traditionalist when it comes to my football tastes. I still watch NFL games because of an interest in the teams and the outcome of the game. For

February 16, 2022
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general

Why MLBPA Slow to Protect Non-Users?

Milwaukee Brewer Ryan Braun surpised the baseball world this week by admitting his use of steroids and accepting a suspension.  Of course, after failing a

February 16, 2022
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mlb

Farewell to Bad Calls or Just Less Complaining?

Maybe I just enjoy defending the dead horse that keeps getting kicked or the indefensible (like Monday's Night's call against the Packers), but here goes one

February 16, 2022
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nfl

McFadden Finds His Match

Yahoo! Sports' Michael Silver chronicles the emergence of Darren McFadden into the elite of NFL running backs over the past two seasons.  While his  success

February 16, 2022
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nfl

Pitch Til You Lose

Game 1 of the ALCS between the Tigers and Yankees  once again spotlighted the flaws in the use of MLB "closers."  I've written about the topic in How Much v.

February 16, 2022
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manager efficiency