Archive for the ‘Bloggers Unite’ Category

Blog Roll Call

Wednesday, July 1st, 2009

Something a little different with the link dump today. I've linked every blog in our blog roll that's still posting regularly. That's right all of them. In alphabetical order. So please read them because it took me ninety fucking minutes to do this whole thing. Well if Charlie Batch said it.... ...

Blogs With Balls 1.0: The Hangover

Monday, June 15th, 2009

I just got back in town from a great weekend at Blogs With Balls 1.0. For a recap of all the happenings at the largest gathering of sports bloggers in the history of bloggerdom, check out the write up Sarah Spain of Mouthpiece Sports put together today. The organizers of ...

We’re Kind Of A Big Deal

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

We're not the kind of fellows who like to toot our own horn, but it's been a pretty groundbreaking couple of weeks here at Rumors and Rants for making sizable footprints that have changed the world as we know it. OK, so maybe that toot was a little strong. But ...

On Blogs, Credentials and Sports Journalism in the Al Gore Age

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

There sure has been a lot of fallout from that whole Buzz Bissinger vs. Will Leitch business on HBO's Costas Now the other night.I decided then to leave most of the ruminating to the highly established voices in the blogosphere. There have been so many good takes on the whole ...

The Blogosphere’s Favorite Baseball Teams

Monday, April 7th, 2008

Baseball is a funny game. Oftentimes fans ourselves inexorably tied to a team's fate for seven months at a time, only to have that bond broken with sadness, despair and loss. But somehow, when our memories of those times come rushing back to us, we don't recall failed seasons or ...

A Million Little Hits

Thursday, February 14th, 2008

I was able to awake from my flu-induced haze for about 25 minutes earlier today to notice two things: first, Kelvin Sampson is continuing to test my patience and second, this here little site passed a major milestone. That's right folks, at 6:37 p.m. eastern time, Rumors and Rants received ...

So Uh, We’re Influential?

Thursday, October 4th, 2007

Mitchell Blatt over at Juiced Sports recently ranked the 100 Most Influential Sports Bloggers and, to our incredible surprise, this here blog wound up 25th. Wow, we're flattered. We'd like to thank Mr. Blatt for the consideration and congratulate him on his completely unrelated addition to our blogroll.The top 10 ...