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Sports Conversations Cheat Sheet 3/28/11

For the uninitiated and uninterested, a typical sports conversation can be a vast desert of unfamiliarity. You have the beating sun of obscure names, the scorching sand of esoteric statistics, the poisonous snakes of jargon acronyms, the tumbleweeds of brutal … Continue reading

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Presumptive Football Reviews: Super Bowl XLV

It’s expensive to throw a Super Bowl party. Snacks, beer, sheets of graph paper for that awful squares game, homemade turducken, etc. It’s not expensive to just drink alone while simulating the game on whatifsports.com, read the box score, and … Continue reading

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Presumptive Football Reviews: Conference Championships

It’s expensive to gamble on football. Here at Hamsterdam we would NEVER endorse gambling on football; in fact, most of us don’t even know what a pointspread is. It’s not expensive to simulate the games on whatifsports.com, read the box … Continue reading

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NFL Playoff Gambling Halp Week 3: Here We Go Again, Again

600 million people watched the Jets/Patriots game.  Pretty cool, I know this guy was excited about it.  I use to prefer the AFC/NFC Championship weekend to the other playoff weekends but not so much anymore.  Four games are better than … Continue reading

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NFL Playoff Gambling Halp Week 2: The Revenge

That was a mildly exciting week of wild card games.  What is exciting is that HALF of the Hamsterdam writers’ favorites teams play in one game this week!  Did that make sense?  Probably not.  Fhyrew and StrO’s Baltimore Ravens take … Continue reading

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Presumptive Football Reviews – Divisional Round

It’s expensive to go to playoff football games. It’s not expensive to simulate the games on Whatifsports.com, read the box scores, and pretend that’s what actually happened. And if you’re a Jets fan, that might actually be better than watching … Continue reading

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NFL Playoff Gambling Halp

Since the NFC East picks thing worked so well during the season (it didn’t), it seems obvious to tinker with the formula a bit.  All of the ‘dammers will pick the games against the spread and the winner gets dong … Continue reading

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