My favorite fans are the "4 for 4" group. They religiously follow all the home teams of each major professional sport. Up until recently, those sports were football, baseball, basketball and hockey. I say until recently because since 2010, there's been a new game in town.
Amongst this well known and respected, or hated, group are a few types that stand out and can be observed. Everyone knows someone who fits one these types and probably more than one. Many of us, including myself and my brother (who said as much while I was writing this) have been one at times.
It has come to my attention that being a sports fan in Philly kind of sucks. Let me rephrase that, being a fan of Philly teams kind of sucks. It's bad enough that our teams are perpetually shitty. We don't need Philadelphians who root for other teams rubbing it in our face. This brings me … Continue reading The Philly Sports Scene and Trusting the Process Part 1