Archive for January, 2006

The Pimple: Super Bowl Hype – For the Record…

Posted by MimglowComments Off on The Pimple: Super Bowl Hype – For the Record…Jan 31, 2006

I just wanted to get this on the record. From the moment the Steelers secured a berth in Super Bowl XL, the media has been telling us that Jerome Bettis’ return “home” to Detroit was an overdone story. The first I heard of it was from Boomer Esiason on the CBS Post-Game Show, where he […]

The List: Classiest Athletes

Posted by MimglowComments Off on The List: Classiest AthletesJan 27, 2006

I was having a conversation with my buddy Seb the other day where he pointed out how in his opinion there was a lack of players with class in today’s sporting landscape. The comment came after another of our lengthy discussions about Terrell Owens and his utter lack of common sense, and class. At first […]

The Rosin Bag: Countdown to Spring

Posted by MimglowComments Off on The Rosin Bag: Countdown to SpringJan 26, 2006

20 days until pitchers and catchers report to camp! Thankfully, if Jeff Blair is to be believed (and I do), Mike Piazza won’t be one of those catchers showing up in Dunedin to report for the Toronto Blue Jays. Here’s a guy who’s a shoe-in as a Hall-of-Famer, yet signing him at this point would […]

The List: Most Despised Athletes – All-Time

Posted by MimglowComments Off on The List: Most Despised Athletes – All-TimeJan 25, 2006

Here’s a list of my most despised athletes of all time. 1. Terrell OwensStill active (sorta), Owens is a prime example of the diva athlete. Owens manages to make my blood pressure exceed normal limits, and produces my most vile diatribes in recorded memory – things I used to reserve for the deification of Pete […]

Welcome to the Ottawa Sports Guy

Posted by MimglowComments Off on Welcome to the Ottawa Sports GuyJan 25, 2006

Hi everyone, and thanks for dropping by. I hate beginnings, so I’ll just dive right into it. Yes, this blog was inspired by the Boston Sports Guy. Remember, it was “inspired” by Boston Sports Guy – I’m certainly not as witty or insightful as he is. What I will try and do is give the […]