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Big Ben Tuesday Comings and Goings: Bye McAdoo and Reese, Hello Boone

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Stamford, CT: Big haps around town. The New York Yankees hired a skipper and the New York Giants sent a coach and a GM packing. Let’s take a look. McAdoo About Nothing I spent Monday morning hitting refresh on my browser until the happy news finally came. Ben McAdoo’s tenure was the shortest of a […]

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Big Ben Tuesday: Was Colin Kaepernick Blackballed?

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MOSQUITOVILLE, VT: The Washington Post said the NFL is basically blackballing Colin Kaepernick. Spike Lee agreed, saying on Instagram that it was “MAD fishy” and “stunk to the high heavens.” Maybe Spike’s MAD lingo should be blackballed? Anyway, let’s take a look. Blackballed? You can find some support without looking outside of New York City. […]

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As Shadow of David Wright Looms, Mets Better Off Waiting for Godot

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HAPPY NOTE: Regular Tuesday Titan, Big Ben Whitney is all jelly today as he and the Missus welcomed twin baby girls on Sunday night. Willow and Sienna have Daddy’s attention today, so Short Matt is pinch-hitting. Warm thoughts for the Whitneys, who join the Calhouns and Blabers in adding daughters to the MTM family. FLUSHING, […]

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Shawshank Redemption Weekend in Review – Giants, Jets, Mets, Arnold and Josè

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WHITE PLAINS, NY – I was watching one my favorite movies over the weekend, The Shawshank Redemption. Apropos of nothing, and to make sure we don’t accidentally attract a few Millennials, here is my Shawshank Themed Weekend in Review. “Brooks Was Here”  The words scrawled on the ceiling by Brooks Hadlin, the friendly, institutionalized prison librarian […]

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Throwin’ Picks, Little League Bat Flips, Hockey Sticks and Olympics Fix

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ENGLISHTOWN, NJ – It’s been almost a year since making this Raceway Park town my permanent temporary residence and I have gained twelve pounds and added to my cholesterol count, as both numbers currently sit at the same 236. If I don’t move soon, I will undoubtedly creep into Walter Hudson territory, whereupon door frames […]

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54 Days Until Football Season. Mets and Yanks Trade Partners?

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NEW YORK, NY – Oh crap, I just remembered I’m supposed to write something for MTM. Dammit, I only have two hours. The last thing I need is Different Matt to show up at my door again. Err, so, what’s going on out there? It was good to see the ESPY’s opening with a classy plea […]

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Bengasm re Yanks, Bobby Bonilla, Game of Thrones, Trump, Syndergaard

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Whenever I see the MeetTheMatts.com website, I remember the day I met Short Matt. I pulled him out of a gutter in Hong Kong and he’s been begging me to contribute here ever since. Hold on a sec. What? My editor Eli says I shouldn’t bust the boss’  walnuts so soon, so let’s say asking […]

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Grinding Ax: Top 10 NFL Dumb Bastards,

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FREEHOLD, NJ – With all the terror talk around us… all day, every day, (I’m referring to the Dallas Cowboys) I surmised that we needed a diversion. And as it’s been quite some time since I rolled out one of my lists, today’s Top 10 NFL Dumb Bastards satisfies two birds with one bone… or something […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Baked Apple Ramblings – Geno, Mets, Jets, Parnell

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BRONX, NY – Just got back from a somewhat difficult day at work. I overslept this morning, skipped lunch, and the temperature in NYC reached 95. I’m overheated, underfed, and downright ornery. Seems like the perfect time to bang out another edition of Angry Ward. Bobby Parnell Sucks! Please make Bobby Parnell and his arsonist […]

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Geno Smith as Jets Leader? Teammates: Not So Fast

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EL BARIO, LA BRONX – I am back once again. This week feels like the longest week ever. I am tired and drained but will dig deep and scrap together a piece. I will discuss the things that jumped out to me about the Geno Smith incident and nothing. Nothing: With apologies to Jerry Seinfeld […]

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