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About imtryingtowatchthegame

Let's start with the basics, I'm married with two daughters and a puppy dog. I have three favorite sports teams; the Indianapolis Colts, VCU Rams and the University of Kentucky men's basketball team. I served 4 years in the United States Navy aboard the mighty USS Kearsarge. I love sports and coaching basketball.

Super Bowl Subplots

AFC Championship Game: Baltimore @ New England.  This is the 6th AFC Championship for Belichick and Brady (4-1, with the lone loss coming at Indianapolis in a game in which the Patriots lead 21-3). Brady would match John Elway for … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions

Screw it, I don’t care that it’s January 12th. I’m gonna go ahead and start going to work on my New Years Resolutions. Not one, many. 2011 wasn’t exactly my finest year, so I need to kick myself in the … Continue reading

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UK vs Transylvania (exhibition) thoughts

The UK Wildcats made their 2011-2012 debut last night in Rupp Arena and came away with a 97-53 victory over the Transylvania Pioneers. I’m not going to hit you with too many stats from the game, but am going to … Continue reading

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The Best World Series Game…..I’ve Ever Seen

First, let me be honest….I did not watch all of World Series Game 6.  I watched Big Bang Theory and Rules of Engagement.  Then, I started “prepping” for a job interview I had today.  Of course, prepping meant playing on … Continue reading

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College Football Wrap Up Week 5

Yes I know I haven’t done a wrap up the first four weeks and I’m sorry for that…so what. I’m going to do one now. The two best teams I’ve seen this season are without a doubt….Alabama and LSU. Both … Continue reading

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20 point deficit? No Problem.

Two weeks in a row the darlings of this NFL season the Detroit Lions have overcome 2o (and 24) point deficits.  The Buffalo Bills have overcome 18 and 20 point deficits.  The San Francisco 49ers overcame a 20 point deficit … Continue reading

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My Day at UVA

I was fortunate enough to score free tickets to a University of Virginia (vs Idaho) football game today. Full disclosure, I’m not a UVA fan but since I was a guest in their house I did cheer for them.  Now, … Continue reading

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