OBJ and 10-90

This past weekend, the New York Giants and the Carolina Panthers engaged in an emotionally charged football game that has provided fodder for both sports commentators and sports fans alike. The game featured two of the best athletes in the NFL – wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. (OBJ) and corner back Josh Norman. In only his second year in the …

Part I: Walden

I used a Demarini Voodoo bat in college and felt it gave me the best chance of success – even if an Easton or TPX would produce the exact same results. I absolutely loved this bat. So to preface this post, I wholeheartedly understand the psychology – and necessity – of good equipment. I see student-athletes come into the Compete …

Eminem and Athletics

In recent posts, I’ve discussed Seneca, Plato, Socrates; so it follows that I would continue with another celebrated influential philosophical figure: Eminem. You tell them Em. What does Eminem have to do with athletics? Well besides writing some pretty cool workout songs – or “collaborating” on some pretty cool workout songs – I’ve drawn some inspiration from him for years. …