Emerald Specter 113: I’m Not Watching the Super Bowl

This was going to be called “the State of the NFL,” but I wanted to cut to the chase and just say, in the headline, what I’m really looking at this year. I’m not watching Super Bowl LIII. I am not a Patriots fan. The sole time I rooted FOR the Patriots was the season […]

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Emerald Specter 111: Are You Ready For Some Football?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, or you don’t really follow anything except college sports, then you can’t possibly know that we are about to be inundated with American football… like, a lot of it. The undisputed king of professional American Football is the NFL. They have 32 teams, 16 games per team per […]

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Journal of the Emerald Specter 84: Revisiting Things

I put “things” because there is probably more I’m going to talk about than the one thing that I was centering the column on, so I wanted to be a little more generic. Revisiting also means that it’s something that has already been and I’m examining it from a distance of time, so buckle up… […]

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Journal of the Emerald Specter 71: Bring on the New Year

Shut your mouth, it’s 2018! Yeah, yeah… I know, “hey DJ, you probably wrote this last year and we are only just seeing it now.” Well, that is true… but I’m a lot closer to the actual release date than previous articles have been over the course of December, so I’m nearly real time. But […]

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Emerald Specter 25: Round Up

I embark on the 25th Emerald Specter column without a specific topic, but I’ll be doing a lot of writing… so strap yourself in, this ride is going to be all over the place. I’ve been giving a lot of thought, lately, to covering topics on a regular basis on the site. I have seriously […]

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Specter Fantasy Football 1

Welcome to the inaugural Specter Fantasy Football… on the eve of the NFL kickoff. I just had my fantasy draft as I write this, not JUST but close enough, and my roster looks like the following (in draft order): Calvin Johnson, Le’Veon Bell, Adrian Foster, Percy Harvin, Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Torrey Smith, Steven Jackson, […]

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