The Idle Rich Archive: May, 2009

Jameer for the Finals?

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Jameer Nelson is pretty good at everything he does, which means he has been a good cheerleader/unofficial assistant coach during the Orlando... Read more

Manuel really doesn't want you to boo

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Charlie Manuel says he doesn't want you to boo his team. He says he was kidding. He said, "I definitely didn't mean it." He was... Read more

Tributes to Flyers' Zezel pour in

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The reactions continued to pour in on the untimely passing of former Flyer Peter Zezel. Zezel died Tuesday from a rare blood disorder at the... Read more

Eagles looking at combo kicker/punter

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According to a published report, the Eagles are bringing in a combination kicker/punter for a tryout on Wednesday. The kid's name is Zach... Read more

Peter Zezel dies

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Terrible news out of Toronto: Former Flyer Peter Zezel has died in a hospital as a result of a rare blood disorder. Multiple reports indicate... Read more

Sotomayor and sports

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Sonia Sotomayor, announced as President Obama's choice to succeed the retiring David Souter on the Supreme Court, has been involved in two... Read more

Call him "Macho," please

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Here is the real news from the Eagles' roster: Macho Harris is his name. Not Victor. Macho. It says so, right there on the Eagles' website... Read more

The NFL's hammer

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The news was in The New York Times the other day. At the NFL owners' meeting, as a result of making a deal with Comcast on carrying the NFL... Read more

PETA to Vick: Show us your brain

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Michael Vick is out of jail. Now, the maneuvering begins. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is playing this very cozy. He said he is looking... Read more

McDermott well-prepared to fill in for Johnson

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This is awful, as anybody who knows Jim Johnson can tell you. Even if you only know of him, the news of his leave of absence to resume chemotherapy... Read more