In praise of the 1968 Baltimore Colts

The NFL just wrapped its 14th week of the season (excluding tomorrow night’s Monday night game).

The Atlanta Falcons have the best offense in the league with a whopping 469 points, but their defense has given up 358 points, which is terrible.

The best defense belongs to the New England Patriots who have given up only 233 points while scoring an impressive 365 points, an 132 point differential over their opponents, the best in the league.

By contrast, I’d like to resurrect the memory of the 1968 Baltimore Colts who are best known for…

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Obama’s flea flicker

I remember it like it was yesterday. Earl Morrall handed the ball off to halfback, Tom Matte, at the Jet’s 41 yard line. Matte swept right. What happened next was a disaster…

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