2012 French Open: Why People Are Too Quick to Give Rafael Nadal the Title

For every year since 2007, Rafael Nadal has entered the French Open at Roland Garros wearing the tag of favorite. Each time but one, Nadal has lived up to that billing, and counting his titles in 2005 and 2006, the Spaniard has captured six of the past seven “Coupe des Mousquetaires”. However, since Rafa’s last […]

Tim Tebow’s meteoric rise: Fate or Fluke

Does religion have a role in modern sports?   During this prior NFL season and to a lesser extent over the past few years Tim Tebow has been pulling off miracle after miracle. He pulled off dazzling fourth quarter comebacks and lead a team, many counted out, to a playoff berth and a gut-wrenching win […]