Quarterback Carousel

by Coltrane

Team Checking In Checking Out 2009 Record 2009 Passing Rank 2009 Points/ Game Raiders Jason Campbell JaMarcus Russell 5-11 29th 12.3 Redskins Donovan McNabb Jason Cambell 4-12 15th 16.6 Eagles Kevin Kolb Donovan McNabb 11-5 10th 26.8

John Clayton thinks that Donovan McNabb will add 5-6 points per game to the Redskins’ offense.


Alex Gibbs

by Coltrane

Recently hired offensive line coach Alex Gibbs has left the Seahawks.

I had originally started to write about Alex Gibbs on January 15 — according to the “Properties” of the piece I’ve been messing with for a while.   That’s eight months ago.  Evidently I think it’s more interesting now that he’s gone.

From Greg […]

At the local Megamart the other day…

By Iron Chef Leftovers

With Mrs. Iron Chef, she did something that actually made me pause a bit. We needed to get Lysol and she was concerned about what is in the product and that there was no ingredient list. Fair enough, I really don’t like that chemical companies can get away with not listing […]

Fun Baseball Trivia

By Blaidd Drwg

There is a fun and occasionally difficult baseball trivia quiz on sporcle right now. It is 50 questions with a 9 minute time limit. I managed to score 35 out of 50, and there were a couple of questions that I realized I did know the answer to after the fact. There […]

Seahawks To Win 8 Games, More Or Less

by Coltrane

The Vegas over/under for Seahawks wins is 7.5.

The ESPN experts all pick the Seahawks to finish 3rd in the NFC West.  This John Clayton quote is typical of the overall opinions:

DIVISION FINISH: 3 Pete Carroll isn’t loaded with talent as he was as the USC head coach, but he has a nice […]

Great Willies of Major League Baseball

By Blaidd Drwg

The Greatest Willie in MLB history, in Willie's (and probably most people's) opinion.

Oh, get your mind out of the gutter, not that kind of Willie.

Last night, I had a wonderful time at the Everett Aqua Sox game with Coltrane and Annie S. of this blog fame (hey, 50% of […]

Mark Bittman in Seattle

By Iron Chef Leftovers

For all you fans of Mark Bittman, he will be in Seattle at the University of Washington Bookstore in October. The details:

Thursday • October 28 • 7:00pm Mark Bittman The Food Matters Cookbook: Lose Weight and Heal the Planet with More Than 500 Recipes (SIMON & SCHUSTER) Reading & Book […]