This is the moment we have all been waiting for!
Shut up, tWBS!
The wait is finally over and the real non-friendly games begin. We are starting at the ripe time of 4 AM Pacific because the Opening Ceremony to the 2018 World Cup begins at 6:00 AM Pacific and we need
You may remember my post about Spain from last year:
That tells you pretty much all I want to tell you about Spain The Country. This post will actually focus pretty heavily on Spain The Team. Why?
Because Spain is one of the five teams I think have a realistic shot to
We are back and I would be remiss not to thank my good buddy tWBS for filling in for me last weekend! It's been, what, three weeks since I've done this? I used to fill these with pictures of hot Australian girls, didn't I?
If not, I do apologize. Now, where
I think almost every one of us folks on DFO that dig the soccer love FC Barcelona. There are a lot of reasons for that. They have an attractive style of play that values passing, possession, and attacking. Their coaching history is filled with innovators and all-around decent dudes. Oh,
But first, we have all of the AFLW Round 3 results, an update on our tipping contest, and a recap of the AFLX experiment. All of this and more on
Welcome to Balls of Steel's AFL Beat!
AFLW Round 3
The Round started on North American Friday Night with a hotly-anticipated clash
King Hippo: I have been chosen to kick off festivities, which means you will get the simplest of formatting. Lucky youse.
Manchester City @ FC Basel (2:45 EST, FS2)
King Hippo: Easy preview first - teh snuff film. FC Basel ain't even in first in the goddamned Swiss League this season, whilst Man City is
As sad as it may seem, there is only one game left in the NFL season and it is not today. It's time to get used to life without the NFL.
All is good, of course, because we not only have AFLW and AFL to look forward to but we still
We have DJ Taj and his New Orleans Saints going up against Yeah Right and his Minnesota Vikings for the right to go to the NFC Championship Game.
Let's go to The Tale Of The Tape!
Cooking skills: Advantage Yeah Right
Writing while on unknown substances: Advantage DJ Taj
QB: Advantage DJ Taj
As you may remember from last week, our resident Evertonian, King Hippo, is in recovery after the shock of the hiring of Samuel "Fat Sam" Allardyce as Everton's manager. Not knowing the history of this asshole, I did some cursory Wikipedia research and found out exactly why Hippo hates him so.
For those of you that are rednecks, Mexicans, or fellow racing aficionados, this will be old news. However, for those of you that look down on us NASCAR fans, I'll be recapping this year's Monster Energy Cup season's top drivers/moments whilst at the same time giving you the definitive top
Editor's Note: The following post was first run on Valentine's Day of this year. No, we're not insane and we do not think today is Valentine's Day. But the nature of the information contained herein happens to again be topical. Also, there might be a quiz later.
Yes, this is a
It's always a bit weird when your team gets eliminated from the championship hunt, isn't it? I mean, there are still games left to be played, in my case one, but a little air has been let out of the tires. Call it the Finals refractory period, if you will.