Tag Archives: American Football

A New Year Mistake

I have never been one for huge New Year celebrations. The whole going out and getting drunk thing has never appealed to me. I can trace the roots of this back to one New Year’s Eve from before I was … Continue reading

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Breaking Dad

My parents have been friends with the Powells for longer than I can remember. I certainly don’t know how the relationship began, but I can see why it did – a shared sense of the ridiculous, two families of adopted … Continue reading

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PK, Part Two

On Friday, I began the story of my friend and colleague PK, and gave you a basic outline of the man. But nothing that I have said there really strikes at the heart of the person he was in those … Continue reading

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It was 25 years ago today

I have written before of my deep love for American football. Although that love began in the very early 1980s, it wasn’t really consummated until 1985. It was then that I discovered the Chicago Bears, and the two of us … Continue reading

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