The Armchair Athletes
-The NFL’s COVID testing has been an unmitigated disaster. How do we even have a football season when the league can’t get the most basic of things right? -WTF moment of the day: the Washington Capitals fire a coach who won his division the last two years, while the Red Wings have the third longest-tenured […]
-We’re now into week 3 of what would have been the NFL preseason, and Sean not only doesn’t miss it, but thinks the NFL should keep it this way going forward. -Luthe agrees with Sean on Fernando Tatis and the “unwritten rules” of baseball… well, mostly. -Al Avila told the Freep that the Tigers considering […]
-The Pistons get screwed by the NBA again. -Sean says the NBA and NHL should get rid of draft lotteries altogether. -2020’s preseason #1 draft pick has fallen a bit. Here’s why he could end up in Detroit. -Parents are protesting the Big Ten’s decision to cancel fall sports. Have these people lost their minds? […]
-Did Casey Mize exceed your expectations last night? -Another announcer says dumb things. -Recapping elimination night in the NHL! -The NBA draft lottery is tonight! How bad will the Pistons get screwed?
-While Michigan State is delaying the return of students, the University of Georgia has announced they’ll have fans in the stands this fall. -More info on why Tuukka Rask left the Boston Bruins. Do you blame him for leaving? -We’re taking bets on the latest additions to the Tigers’ rotation! -We’ve got five potential elimination […]
-Fernando Tatis Jr. breaks one of baseball’s “unwritten rules.” Sean thinks the whole idea of “unwritten rules” is BS. -What are your expectations from Tarik Skubal and Casey Mize this season? -There’s a national pepperoni shortage now?
-The future is here! Casey Mize, Tarik Skubal and Isaac Paredes will all get their first taste of major league action this week. Who will have the biggest impact this season? -Could the Tigers make the playoffs this year? Does that set back the rebuild? -Tukka Rask exits the NHL playoffs in the middle of […]
-The Cardinals play tomorrow, and have 11 doubleheaders scheduled. Can we make it through this MLB season? -The MHSAA postpones high school football until spring. When does the NCAA do the same? -There’s a Dunkaroos beer, and Sean is already making plans for a cross country trip to acquire it.
Armchair Athletes 8-13-20
-The Tigers lose CJ Cron for the next two weeks. How do you replace him? -You Be The GM: We’re only three weeks away from the MLB trade deadline, and the Tigers are still in playoff contention. Buy, sell, or stand pat? -Tampa Bay and Columbus play one of the longest games in NHL history. […]