The Raiders’ Strange Farewell Tour from Oakland

The city of Oakland is having a cultural moment right now. Ryan Coogler and Boots Riley made two of the…

Tom Brady Makes Me Feel Young; Mike Vrabel Makes Me Feel Old

Football season is upon us, and while I am now older than the average NFL player, I take solace in…

Washington’s National Disappointment

This spring was a chaotic time in my life, and I did not get to write–in this space or on…

Get Ready for a Decade of Darnold vs. Barkley Takes

The last couple years have been rough ones for New York football fans. To echo Pam Beasley , it’s as…

LeBron’s Greatness is Bigger than Basketball

When LeBron James agreed to join the Los Angeles Lakers last month, I was not surprised, but also not mad.…