But, as football training camps kick off, I bow down to the greatest storyline weavers in the past 10 years – the NFL. After last year’s “so good it can’t be really happening” New Orleans Saints championship season; Indianapolis Colts almost going undefeated; Brett Favre finding the fountain of youth almost long enough to get back to the big game; New York Jets becoming more relevant than the New York Giants; best offensive game of all time with the Arizona Cardinals’ Kurt Warner and Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers; and Tom Terrific starting to show some signs of age, I honestly did not think things could get any juicier.
But, here I am again – marveled. Without even one touchdown scored yet, the NFL is giving me more storylines than I could have ever imagined. A sampling:
And this is just a taste! What are your favorite football storylines starting to weave themselves into the media? And is there any other business that has even a percentage of the drama – and newsworthiness – in the world? Comment below.