A few weeks ago a fellow blogger penned an excellent article that focused on the problems within the NBA. Essentially, he lamented the NBA has tuned into something he isn’t really a fan of anymore.
I’ve felt the same way for years. For me, the love affair ended when they changed the rules for traveling so LeBron and Kobe could be mentioned in the same sentence with Jordan.
This of course is patently absurd.
If you gave two full strides to Jordan without having to put the ball on the ground he would have averaged 40 PPG for a decade. Hell, if the current rules had been in place in the 90’s Shaq would have been able to post up from beyond the free throw line. And I’ve made my feelings about flopping pretty clear….
But this isn’t about the NBA.
This is about the NFL. Continue reading →