Sometimes, in certain instances, it’s harder to put into words the things that are so easy to express in everyday conversations. This is one of those instances.  But why? The Cleveland Indians announced they will be changing the name of the team starting next season.  Why not do it right now?  Some issues raise more […]


Thanksgiving is a time of reflection.  It is also a time for football.  With this in mind, it should be noted that the XFL is starting up (again) in February 2020.  The basic rundown is as such: A spring league comprised of eight inaugural teams Two day, two team playoff to decide championship contenders Season […]


Vince McMahon is apparently getting back into the business of football.  Let’s be clear: Vince McMahon doesn’t (and won’t) fail twice.   His folded league was a colossal undertaking and was considered a failure.  He did, however, introduce some very innovative concepts to the game of football that are still used today.   In order […]

Iron Man

Joe Thomas cannot be defined.  Not just in the context of what it means to be a professional football player or what he has meant over the past decade to the Cleveland Browns but he also can’t be defined in terms of somebody simply doing their job.   The left tackle position in the NFL […]

A Start

For a club that wasn’t supposed to go anywhere this season the Cleveland Indians gave every mid market baseball team a template and strategy for success. In the baseball business world there are no guarantees that any team gets to play for a championship in consecutive seasons and with the way things are structured it’s […]