As a New York Giants football fan, last Sunday night was rough for me. One of the most difficult parts of that frustrating and tough loss to the rival Dallas Cowboys, was two terrible calls by the officials. On Thursday, the NFL told the team that they did make mistakes in important calls in the game. This only adds to the frustration of a very imperfect game.
The Philadelphia Eagles have been complaining about the hits Michael Vick has taken. It’s abuse, really. But do defenses look to crush Michael Vick because he’s a criminal dog-murderer, or because he’s the quarterback and defenses like to to get to the quarterback?
There have been two dominating themes to the 2010 MLB season: pitching and blown calls. The divisional series playoffs started yesterday and embodied both sentiments immediately.