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SEC Football Week 3 Recap

I break down Florida’s Hail Mary against Tennessee and  Mississippi State’s dominant victory over LSU in my latest SEC Football Report.

CBS Local: SEC Football Report Week 3

MLB Column: The Cleveland Indians’ Streak

The Cleveland Indians’ win streak can now buy a beer at the ballpark. People may be impressed now, but it seems team-related streaks don’t stick in our minds like individual records.

CBS Local: Reflecting on the Cleveland Indians’ Win Streak

Book Review: John Saunders’ Autobiography

If you knew John Saunders, it was likely from his 30-year career with ESPN/ABC, during which he served as a play-by-play broadcaster and studio host. What you didn’t know is that he suffered from depression. He kept it a secret from most people until writing all about it in his autobiography, Playing Hurt: My Journey from Despair to Hope. I wrote about the book, published recently, a year after his death, for the Dana Foundation website.

Dana Foundation: John Saunders Sheds Light on Mental Health

SEC Football Week 2 Recap

It was a significant Saturday in the SEC, as Georgia and Auburn both hit the road for high-profile match-ups. I recap their mixed results and bring you the highlight plays — an 87-yard loss among them — from the conference.

CBS Local: SEC Football Report Week 2

MLB Column: Watching Bad Teams

I attended the Labor Day game between the hapless Mets and unseasoned Phillies.  When two bad teams play, you have to look a little deeper to find the entertainment.

CBS Local: No Such Thing as Meaningless Baseball

SEC Football Week 1 Recap

Every Tuesday, I’ll be recapping the week that was in SEC football and looking ahead to the coming Saturday. My first report covers Alabama’s big win over Florida State and the mixed results for the rest of the conference. I’ll continue to post links to the stories, which appear on CBS Local, here.

CBS Local: SEC Football Report

MLB Column: Astros Return to Houston

This weekend’s baseball games in Houston can’t undo the damage of Hurricane Harvey, but sports have helped in the healing process before.

CBS Local: The Astros and Hurricane Harvey