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Category Archives: Sports

Football season is here

(This post originally appeared on the Texas Baptists web site.) It must be football season because I dreamed about Bob Stoops last night. For those who don’t know, Stoops is … Continue reading

September 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Stephen Curry lights up basketball world

(This post originally appeared on the Texas Baptists web site.) Curry Fever overtook me quietly as I sat watching my first game of Golden State Warriors playoff basketball. Before the … Continue reading

May 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Violent tendencies

(This article originally appeared on the Texas Baptists web site.) A violent man is coming to Dallas. He didn’t simply pick North Texas as a good place to live; a … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Football emotions run deep

Flashbacks can be scary. Within a 24-hour span, I have gone back in time twice. Sunday night, I began to care about the Dallas Cowboys again. I started getting actual … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

A new ‘America’s Team’ arises — Mavs

“Given their newfound popularity, meet the new America’s Team.” Associated Press writer Tim Reynolds has said it, and the rest of us feel it. The Cowboys have been supplanted. “Sorry, … Continue reading

June 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

Riding into the sunset

I used to say my blood runs Cowboy Blue, as in the Dallas Cowboys’ famous star. I have since undergone a transfusion of sorts. I didn’t replace Cowboy Blue with … Continue reading

October 26, 2010 · 1 Comment