Sean Pendergast is a contributing freelance writer who covers Houston area sports daily in the News section, with periodic columns and features, as well. He also hosts afternoon drive on SportsRadio 610, as well as the post game show for the Houston Texans.
2 days ago | Game Time
At its highest levels, in the Power Five conferences, college football has always been part cartel, part "Game of Thrones." On the one hand, these five conferences have managed to hoard most of the power and TV money the sport claims, and on the o...
4 days ago | Game Time
I think even the most tunnel-visioned sports fanatics would admit that they knew the return fo sports amid a global pandemic was going to be a dicey proposition, with many peaks and valleys. The NBA's bubble in Orlando has been as close to flawles...
9 days ago | Game Time
The Houston Astros are 5-4 to start the 2020 season, putting them firmly in a slog of around-.500 teams that, if things hold up over 60 games, should cruise into the postseason under the expanded 16-team format, either as the eventual winner of th...
10 days ago | Game Time
Back in 2002, during the highest of WWE's popularity, the company shot an on-screen, scripted angle where 16-time World Champion and then-soon-t0-be Hall of Famers Ric Flair found a way to arrange for a consortium of anonymous folks to buy up WWE ...
11 days ago | Game Time
The return to some semblance of sports normalcy has not been without its well documented hiccups. Just ask, Rob Manfred, commissioner of Major League Baseball, who's spent most of the last week praying for negative COVID-19 tests to come back from...
15 days ago | Sports
As the owners and players continue to work on the safety and business issues of football, despite the NFL players' barrage of tweets with angst, anger, and fear on Sunday, I choose to go about my life under the assumption we will get NFL regular s...