Our Archived List of Articles
These columns are topical, bouncy, informative and thought provoking,
but mostly...fun to read. You'll find the articles short (500-700
words), appealing to the casual fan as well as the hard core sports nut
and designed for placement in various sections of the paper. The
optional professionally drawn cartoon can be reduced or enlarged to
make the column fit a designated space every issue.
To see previous years click on the year:
2006 through 2008
You can view the complete articles at Silliman
- Doubt And The BCS
- Coach Swap – Coming To A Stadium Near You
- Banner Wars
- Recast The Heisman
- Wolverine Stock Dropping Like a Rock
- Deadly Argument Fells Football Fans
- Luckiest Golfer in the World
- John Daly, the Crazy Gugenheim of Golf
- Westboro Protesting Football?
- Bosox Fan Can't Escape The Haters
- O.J. Trial: A MasterCard Moment
- What Happened to The Hanson Brothers?
- Nigerians to Take Over Newcastle
- The Steagles
- David Kalb, Internet Superstar
- Basketball for the Presidency
- LPGA & Youth Baseball in Cahoots
- Olympic Ramblings
- Foosball Follies
- Olympic Sell-Outs Deserve Come-Uppance
- Nicknames Abound in WPBA
- Cannonball Plunge
- Danica Too Confrontica
- Cubs Fans Unite Six-Feet Under
- Coach's Pants Re-Emerge
- 2008 NBA Draft Laughs
- Blame Neon for Tomahawking Cow
- This is 300
- Giant Foam Fingers Days Numbered?
- To Flop or not to Flop
- To Red Wing Fans: Curb Your Octopi !
- Commencement Season With Sports Figures
- Salacious Irked Over Doll Abuse
- Tranny Tryst Tries Ronaldo
- Enough with the High Fives
- New Meaning Attached to Sooners-Huskies Game
- Darts, an Olympic Sport?
- Hooters Heaved at the Final Four
- Naming the Oklahoma City Baketball Team
- Masters To Boomer Berman: Stay Awayyyyy
- That's a Hoffarber
- Percy Miller, Jr., Basketball Star?
- Anxiously Awaiting this Year's Liebo
- Baseball in Havana
- Clemens Steroid Testimony Gets Weird
- Signing Day Full of Head-Scratching Quotes
- Trinity's Squash Streak Still Alive
- KFC Tries to Pluck Superbowl
- Crazy Packer Fans Outdo One Another
- Brit and Whit on the Court
- Dakar Ralley Dumped: Terriorists Win
- What Happened to the Hanson Brothers?
- Goodbye Old Sports Year....Happy New
- The Mitchell Report....On Broadway
- Guliani/Rodman Ticket the Answer?
- Holiday Wishes for Coaches 2007
- Fall 2007 College Football Season Wacky
- Senior Nascar Tour in Works
- Yi vs Yao, the Yin and Yang of Chinese Basketball
- Bush Agent Scandal Getting....Bushy?
- Rockies Stealing Rocktober
- Wackos from Waco
- We dig Mr. Gipp
- Rocky Mountain High
- Gump and Jenni
- O.J. vs The Longhorns
- The Wrong Way to Quiet Basketball
- Appalachian State Adages
- The Only Thing our Refs Shave is the Ice
- Henry Hudson Named Appropo
- Michelle Wie Breaks Parr
- Greatest Driver Loses License
- Cincinnati Baseball Camp Smells Unlike a Rose
- He Pulled a Donaghy
- Micheal Soon to be E-Vick-Ted from League
- Spinning Man Spends Our Time
- The New Bond Babe - Maria
- LaBonte's Quote Questioned
- Bagpipes Banned at Wimbledon
- Saban's Contract a Nickapaloosa
- Bobby Knight on Death Row?
- NFL Bans Alcohol
- Bud and Lou at the Brick
- Dear Ms. Crabby
- Billionaire Basketbrawling
- A Nightmare on a Pirate Ship
- Sockgate: Silliest of all Gates
- Frazier vs Frazier
- T-Mates Help with Golf Game?
- Coaching Carousel Cr-a-a-zy
- Greek Violence Signals End of Sports?
- Marist, My New Adopted Team
- The Most Powerful Man in Sport
- Gatorade Curse Fells Wade, Livingston
- From Blue Fields to the Silver Screen
- NBA All-Star Weekend Geezer
- Limbaugh Defense of Grossman Laughable
- "I Only Watch the Super Bowl for the Commercials"
- Dallas Amnesia Victim: "Hows Romo"
- One Doozy of an Excuse
- Becks To La La Thanks to Tom Tom?
- The Chin, the Shell and the Saban
- Gerald Ford, Best Athlete/President Dies
- Year End Relocations Exciting
- No Shortage of Bad Santas
- Defense Nominee Gates Quite Stealthy
- Get Your Corn Hats Here
- Shalala Canes Coker