September 21, 2014

POU Weekly NFL Picks and Week 2 Winner


Well Week 2 proved this season will be very unpredictable indeed! We had one person actually get 50% correct! The winner for week 2 is TyrenM!! … [Read more...]

NFL Open Thread: The Immaculate Reception


The Immaculate Reception is the nickname given to one of the most famous plays in the history of the NFL. It occurred in the AFC Divisional playoff game of the between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Oakland Raiders at Three Rivers Stadium in … [Read more...]

POU Weekly NFL Picks and Week 1 Winner


One down 15 more to go in the 2014 season! And the winner for week one is..........ME! buuuuuuut....Since I'm not eligible for the prize, the next highest score was GreenLadyHere! I can celebrate with her though! … [Read more...]

NFL Open Thread: Miracles At The Meadowlands

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The Miracle at the Meadowlands is the term used by sportscasters and Philadelphia Eagles fans for a fumble recovery by cornerback Herman Edwards that he returned for a touchdown at the end of a November 19, 1978  NFL game against the New York Giants … [Read more...]

Sunday Afternoon Thread: Football is BACK!


It's here! The 2014 NFL season gets under way on Thursday, Sept 4th! POU will once again have a season long contest to see which Obot can most accurately predict the winners each week. Oh, and this year......PRIZES! … [Read more...]

Wednesday Evening Thread: Here’s to Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West and Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons!


Good Evening POU! Here's a feel good story we could all use right now. Let's celebrate the continued achievements of Chicago's Jackie Robinson West and Philadelphia's Taney Dragons! Associated Press - A female pitcher from Philadelphia and a … [Read more...]

Tuesday Evening Thread: Congratulations to Michele Roberts, NBA Players Union Executive Director


Wow, what a first! The newly elected Executive Director of the National Basketball Association Players Union is an African-American woman! Michele A. Roberts, a Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP & Affiliates was … [Read more...]