I’m honestly so tired of all of the triumphant commercials touting “Football is back!” and imploring us to watch this month of meaningless, depressing games.
T.S. Eliot said that April is the cruelest month, but he never met a football fan in August. We’re close enough to touch football and imagine our Sundays on the couch, cheering, screaming and loving life. And yet…we’re not there yet. And each year the NFL gives us this drivel called preseason, trying to make it seem relevant and interesting. Well, news flash…it’s not!
Why should I hate preseason football? As a true fan, watching preseason football results in one of two things –