Tag: Michael Vick

Cheesy Bruin’s Not So Jolly Thoughts re Michael Vick and FREE NFL Picks

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BLOOMINGBURG NY – I’m really hoping the editorial staff gives me a pass on this post today since the subject matter hits me to my bone marrow. It’s just that deep. I ask the question: What makes a “man” a mother f***er? In my book, to be labeled this you have to be subhuman in […]

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Big Ben: Christmas Caroling Around the NFL: Traditional Songs for Teams, Players, Coaches

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The North Pole – Thanksgiving was late this year, so we have to get into the Christmas spirit with the haste of the boy outside of Scrooge’s window sent to buy the prize turkey. I’m here to help. Let’s go Christmas Caroling Around the NFL. I’ll Be Home for Christmas Maybe the New York Giants […]

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Topping Tiger Woods. What Clemens, Vick, Rose, Dykstra, Harding Need to Do

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AUSGUSTA, GA –It was a big week in sports, but there was no bigger story than Tiger Woods, y’all. Tiger fell down the mountain in spectacular fashion. But on Sunday, he completed his eleven-year odyssey back to the top. No athlete has ever gotten back to the pinnacle of their sport after falling so hard. […]

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Angry Ward Wednesday: Mike & the Mad Dog, NBA Summer League Basketball, Vick on Kaepernick

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NEW YORK, NY – If there’s one thing I’ve learned over my Alcatraz-like sentence here at Meet The Matts, it’s that the more thought and effort you put into a post, the less likely anyone is to care. Over the past couple of weeks I’ve seen several MTM contributors come up with clever, insightful column ideas, […]

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Daniel Murphy, Landry Jones and Chuck Pagano

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FLUSHING, NY – Lawd Have Murphy! … That was the name of the 1985 Eddie Murphy tour. I got a souvenir t-shirt from the Binghamton Arena show – which I wore out by summer’s end, but now I hope similar t-shirts are being drawn up to celebrate Daniel Murphy (though would he object to the […]

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Happy Birthday, Derek Jeter. A Pox on Your House.

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NEW YORK, NY – When you’re birthday is the same day as that of a Derek Jeter, you’re constantly reminded of one thing – your lack of success and your current standing in society. Every year since 1995, you were able to compare yourself. For the first 3-5 years, it was cool. “Hey, Derek Jeter […]

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Easter Tribute: Best Sports Resurrections

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EL BARRIO, DE BRONX – Your Deacon Blaber has always known Easter Weekend as just that, Easter Weekend. There was Good Friday and Easter Sunday. As I got older, I got introduced to Easter Monday as part of an extended weekend and it made sense. I was thrown for a loop the other day, when […]

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Far-Fetched NFL Trade Scenarios That Could Happen

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UPSTATE, NY – With the NFL trade deadline tomorrow, it’s time to put my general manager cap on and predict some of the trades us at Meet The Matts would like to see completed Tuesday night. Should the New York Jets make another move? What about the Giants? Should they add a wide receiver? A lot […]

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NFL Nonsense, Ralph Wilson, Geno Smith with Flavor Flav, NHL Blasts

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“I was not properly prepared by the staff to play in that game“- Michael Vick EL BARIO, BRONX – Your Righteous Deacon Blaber has had a very busy week. So busy, that if it wasn’t for highlights at the gym, overhearing conversations,  and this wonderful site, we’d have nothing to discuss. But thankfully, we do. […]

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Rutgers, Belichick, Big Ten, Hospital Games, Rex Ryan

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – As I lounge here in my “suite” at Robert Woody Johnson University Medical Center on a sunny afternoon, I do NOT envy those playing their favorite sports outside. Home is where the heart is and mine is currently awaiting another round of Mad  Science. Like most hospital rooms today, mine is like a sports bar, […]

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