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Another Favre Column

August 9, 2008 by


The big story in sports is Jet Favre.  Brett Favre unretired and discovered the Packers didn’t want him anymore.  After much anguish, the Jets sent a conditional fourth round draft choice to the Packers. The Jets then proceeded to cut Chad Pennington.  For those keeping score… the Jets have said that Brett Favre is better […]

Today I am a Scientist

August 9, 2008 by


The August issue of Popular Science magazine (available in stores, not for free on-line) examines the Science of Sports.   Within this issue are articles examining the biomechanics of throwing a baseball, changes in Olympic training, the future of cheating (a separate article from the discussion of Olympic training), and advances in medical treatments for injured […]