Jerry Jones Has No Talent For Talent

There is a problem in Dallas. That’s not news to anyone. Some will say it’s the talent on the field. Some will say it’s the offensive coordinator, the defensive coordinator, the head coach. Some will say it’s the scouting and drafting. Some will say the team collapses in December due to poor condtioning. The problem is…

Raise High The Duck Call, Commander

When I was 25, I was offered a dream job. I was working for AMC Theaters at the time, the company that many years earlier had first asked the question “why just one screen,” then gone on to pioneer the concept of opening ever-larger multi-screen movie theaters. Now they were about to innovate yet again…

Rangers: The Missing Piece

This is what the A’s looked like after beating the Rangers 9-8 on Friday despite an almost-miracle Rangers comeback. They looked like winners. They carried themselves like winners. Because they are winners. In an article on ESPN, Jean-Jaques Taylor wrote: Oakland, playing its best baseball of the season, essentially clinched the division Friday night. Oakland…

It Comes Down To This

Tonight the villainous Athletics of Oakland, who earlier this year were sliding around on poo-poo that had flooded the locker room of their dilapidated stadium, slide in to Arlington on those same shoes for a final showdown with the Rangers. With Oakland having built up a 3.5 game lead in the West, once again the…