31 Ways to #Deflate an Argument With Any NFL fan

31 Ways to #Deflate an Argument With Any NFL fan
As the New England Patriots prepare for the franchise’s eight Super Bowl, tied with Pittsburgh and Dallas for most in the NFL, there is a new controversy that has taken the air out of the room.  The whole deflated football scandal, started by Indianapolis TV reporter Bob Kravitz, has given legions of Bill Belichick bashers new ammo to fire at Patriot fans.  While Chris Mortensen reported Tuesday that the NFL found that 11 of the 12 balls in question were indeed deflated, an official announcement has not been made by the NFL.  This controversy stems from a rule the NFL passed in 2006...
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A-Mac’s Patriots Colts Preview: 5 Things to Watch

A-Mac’s Patriots Colts Preview: 5 Things to Watch
On Sunday at 6:30 p.m. we will have a battle at Gillette Stadium between two old foes.  No, we will not Brady-Manning for the 17th time, instead for the fifth time in the last 12 years, we will have a Patriots-Colts playoff game.  While the Colts dominated the Broncos 24-13 to punch their ticket to Foxboro, the Patriots needed to come back from two separate 14-point deficits and dig into their bag of tricks to beat the Ravens 35-31 and advance to their fourth straight AFC Championship Game. Last week I pointed out a few things to watch that would likely dictate the flow of the game.  While Terrell...
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Pro’s and Con’s: Boston’s 2024 Olympic Bid

Pro’s and Con’s: Boston’s 2024 Olympic Bid
It’s official. The US Olympic Committee (USOC) haS decided that Boston will be the city that they put forth to represent the US for a 2024 Olympic bid. Boston was competing with a couple of other cities around the country for the opportunity to rep the US. While it’s been mentioned here and there around the blogosphere, mainstream media, and social networking, the pro’s and con’s of this bid have largely gone undiscussed. Here are some pro’s and con’s from the point of view of a field user and sports fanatic. Pro 1 - The Olympics are thought to have started in 776...
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A-Mac’s Patriots Ravens Preview: 5 Things to Watch

A-Mac’s Patriots Ravens Preview: 5 Things to Watch
I told you they were going to be here! For the third straight season, the Patriots finished with a 12-4 record and have made the playoffs for the 16th time in the last 20 years.   In the 28 games the Patriots have played against AFC opponents, they have played four teams on four separate occasions; the Jacksonville Jaguars (yes the Jaguars, here is video evidence of Jaguar playoff football), the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Indianapolis Colts, and the Baltimore Ravens. On Saturday afternoon at 4:35, the Ravens fly into Foxboro for the fourth time in just the last six postseasons.  Head coach John, not...
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Make & Keep Your New Years Resolutions

Make & Keep Your New Years Resolutions
Resolutions range from simple ones to extreme and difficult ones to follow through with. Our advice is to always pick a resolution that is actually achievable. Don’t resolve to climb Mount Everest if you’ve never climbed a mountain before. Resolve to climb Mt. Monadnock. Instead of resolving to losing 20lbs, resolve to go to the gym once a week. By picking something simple, you can always build on it, and the most important thing with resolutions is momentum. Take a look at the top 10 resolutions made according to Time Magazine. The problem with these is that they are all very lofty and...
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5 WORST Things About Being a Guy

5 WORST Things About Being a Guy
A couple of weeks ago, the Social Boston Sports HQ’s gender competition reached an all-time high. At that point, we decided to create a list of the best and worst things about being each gender, from both perspectives. First, we started with the 5 Best and 5 Worst things about being a girl. Now, we’re on to the guys! Last week we shared the 5 best things about being a guy and to wrap it up, here’s part 4 of the 4 part series. Brace yourselves….these are the 5 worst things about being a guy! The 5 WORST Things about being a guy according to:   Guy Girl 5. Domestic Abuse...
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