Dubsism

What your view of sports and life would be if you had too many concussions

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The Fifth Annual Dubsy Awards

Every January since this blog was created, we here at Dubsism have given an award for achievements during the previous year in some under-recognized categories in the world of sports. … Continue reading

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January 9, 2014 · 4 Comments

What We Learned From This Weekend in Football 11/19/2011

1) This Year, the Entire BCS Argument is Moot Name a team outside of the SEC that can beat Alabama, LSU, or Arkansas…I’m waiting… 2) We Sort Of Forgot About … Continue reading

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November 21, 2011 · 6 Comments

Why Al Davis Is So Important to the History of Professional Football

There will never be another NFL figure like Al Davis. I would be lying if I said that I never criticized Davis.  Just a few months ago, I included him … Continue reading

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October 10, 2011 · 11 Comments

49ers-Raiders Aftermath – Get Ready For Another Classic Over-Reaction

This past weekend, we had yet another episode of violence at a sporting event. This time, three people were seriously injured in separate incidents at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park during … Continue reading

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August 23, 2011 · 8 Comments

The 15 Worst Sports Owners Not Named McCourt or Wilpon

Editor’s Note: This article is a collaborative effort between Dubsism and Ryan Meehan from First Order Historians. Ryan also has his own blog, East End Philadelphia, which is featured in our BlogRoll and … Continue reading

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August 15, 2011 · 15 Comments

Dubsism on Cubsism

First, let me define the concept of Cubsism. Named for the Chicago Cubs, Cubsism is an ideaology that permeates a sports franchise. It is characterized by the ability to be essentially … Continue reading

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August 11, 2011 · 3 Comments

The Ten Most Dysfunctional Franchises In Professional Sports

#10) Minnesota Vikings What can I say about the Vikings that I haven’t already said? Go over to the tag cloud on the right, click on the “Minnesota Vikings” tag, … Continue reading

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March 5, 2011 · 10 Comments

RIP, George Blanda

George “The Grand Old Man” Blanda passed away yesterday and the football world certainly feels a huge loss. From his days as the son of a Czech-born Pennsylvania coal miner … Continue reading

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September 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Ten Forms of Government and Their Representative Sports Organizations

I love Listverse. The one beef I would have is that it doesn’t have enough good sports lists. But what it does have is many lists that have equivalencies in … Continue reading

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September 16, 2010 · 1 Comment

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