Author Archives: Joey Ballgame

About Joey Ballgame

I'd like to take this chance to apologize to absolutely nobody. Views from the 617. Primarily MMA and pop culture takes from down in the rabbit hole. Sports straight out of left field.

Have You Ever Messed Up One Thing at Work So Bad That They Fired You?

ESPN – The New Orleans Pelicans fired general manager Dell Demps on Friday, clearing the way for a new top basketball executive to oversee the Anthony Davis trade talks, league sources told ESPN. This is laugh out loud funny, ridiculous, … Continue reading

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NFL Draft Mini-Blog – NCAA All-Time Leader in Sacks Jaylon Ferguson Gets Offer to Combine Rescinded

So I’m not linking to an article. Why you ask? Well, because I don’t have a ton to write about on the situation so pasting a blurb explaining it would pretty much dry out my quill. Elaborate I shall. Jaylon … Continue reading

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If Joe Flacco is Elite He’ll Have to Prove It in Denver

Breaking: Baltimore has agreement in principle to trade former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco to the Broncos, league sources told ESPN. Trade cannot be processed until new NFL league year begins Wednesday, March 13. Teams prohibited from commenting on deal … Continue reading

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The Top 10 of The 300s Current Big-ish Board

I’m back. The Super Bowl was emotionally draining and I’ve been sick as a damn dog since Thursday so I have not put pen to paper in a couple of weeks. Before all of that I mentioned getting a regular … Continue reading

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SUPER BOWL WEEK DISTRACTION BLOG – The Nurmagomedov-McGregor Suspensions MEGABLOG

ESPN – The NSAC voted to suspend Nurmagomedov (27-0) for nine months and fined him $500,000 of a disclosed $2 million purse. The suspension is dated retroactively to Oct. 6, the date of UFC 229, meaning he is eligible to … Continue reading

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SUPER BOWL WEEK DISTRACTION BLOG – Let’s Talk Some 2019 NFL Draft (Senior Bowl)

So I am not sure if I’ve mentioned this on the blog before but I am a recovered NFL Draft nerd. I guess I just like the research/analysis part and then getting to take a guess based on it. It … Continue reading

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SUPER BOWL WEEK DISTRACTION – Breaking Down Gronk’s Senior Basketball Profile

The hobbies Rob Gronkowski listed on the varsity basketball media guide during his senior season at Woodland Hills High School in Pittsburgh… pic.twitter.com/0aWPdGFVS0 — Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) January 28, 2019   Blogger’s Note: I meant to start these yesterday … Continue reading

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