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755 hits Rate me! Share Favorite | Flag 16 years ago by fruit_salad

Do you find the most knowledgable people in sports are the ones that can`t play them?


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16 yrs ago - Monday 6/28/04 - 7:39:16 PM EST (GMT-5)
Becuase all they can be is athletic supporters.
16 yrs ago - Monday 6/28/04 - 7:58:33 PM EST (GMT-5)
Not really... i mean, the most sports-savvy people seem to be x-players who are now too old to play, but know all about the game. Besides, people who don't play sports might not LIKE them, so they don't want to talk about them either.
16 yrs ago - Monday 6/28/04 - 8:18:08 PM EST (GMT-5)
Let's see, I know quiet a few people who can't play for sh*t, and just play the odd fun game once or twice a year....but know alot about sports.

And what cracks me up, is when they just played a funsie game, they are all of a sudden grand proffesionals on how it or everyone should of played and the ref?....hahaha...is all good though.

16 yrs ago - Tuesday 6/29/04 - 4:08:49 AM EST (GMT-5)
Yes I do. I find they fall into two categories. Sport Commentators and Monday Experts.
15 yrs ago, 6 mos ago - Tuesday 12/21/04 - 11:43:43 AM EST (GMT-5)
well john madden is an idiot, but everyone seems to think he knows whats going on. lee corso never boxed, and he doesnt know jack about fighting. i think you need some experience in the game to comment on it, but the experience alone cant make you a good commentator
15 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Monday 2/21/05 - 12:46:49 PM EST (GMT-5)
my current core maths teacher is an expert on sport and is one of the 1sts coaches for cricket. He used to play cricket for Zimbabwe himself. my housemaster is also an expert on sport and he used to play cricket for england.
15 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Monday 2/21/05 - 12:52:05 PM EST (GMT-5)
How about all the ex-player football managers?
15 yrs ago, 4 mos ago - Monday 2/21/05 - 1:21:21 PM EST (GMT-5)
No, they just have big mouths...big enough to push a football in.
15 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 3/28/05 - 6:27:37 AM EST (GMT-5)
I can't play sports, and don't know much about them...maybe that's my problem?
15 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Monday 3/28/05 - 6:51:24 AM EST (GMT-5)
generally!!
15 yrs ago, 3 mos ago - Tuesday 4/5/05 - 10:43:30 AM EST (GMT-5)
Going back to the roostery thing, the kid i mentioned knows everything about baseball but sucks at it. -_-
15 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Friday 4/15/05 - 11:26:33 AM EST (GMT-5)
I really don't know that many people that talk about sports. Sports get on my nerves, so I tend to stay away from people that overly enjoy them.
15 yrs ago, 2 mos ago - Friday 4/15/05 - 1:51:37 PM EST (GMT-5)
No. Some ex players are pretty perceptive.



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