On this day: September 6th


3114 BC – According to the proleptic Julian calendar the current era in the Maya Long Count Calendar started (although I call bull shit, we have no friggin clue what happened 5,000 years ago to the day) 1628 – Puritans settle Salem, which later become part of  Massachusetts Bay Colony 1968 – Swaziland gained its independence 1972 – […]

The Best Weekend of the Best Weekend

Fred Ex's 4th and 26 conversion capped off a wild 2003 Divisional Playoff round

The best weekend of the NFL season every year is the Divisional Round of the playoffs.  The Conference Championship only gives us two games while the Super Bowl itself is only one.  We get four games Wild Card weekend but the four best teams in the league aren’t around.  This leaves the divisional round as […]