Entries by Daniel Flener

What Makes a Rivalry?

As we get closer and closer to the start of the 2018 season, I keep thinking to myself, “what truly makes a rivalry.” Is it the talent of the players or the competitiveness of the teams? Is it the amount of people in the stands or the passion of those fans? It’s all these things, […]

It Was Never Even Close

Friday Night Lights (2004) put up the best fight of any film, but it was nowhere near enough. Remember The Titans (2000) beat Friday Night Lights 76% to 24% on Facebook, 65% to 35% on Twitter, and 68% to 32% in Instagram. It was never even close. When we first sat down to discuss the […]