Is Alex Avila Good?


By Jeff Moss August 27, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  As I have mentioned in previous columns, I get constant feedback on Twitter that I am a miserable human being who never has a nice thing to say about anyone or anything. And for the most part that is a valid criticism because…

Start Printing Playoff Tickets


By Jeff Moss August 24, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  While watching the Tigers inexplicably defeat the Tampa Rays on Tuesday night en route to putting the rest of the American League Central in a proverbial sleeper hold™ (Brutus the Barber Beefcake) I had a couple of epiphanies: (more…)

Monday Morning Mossisms™


By Jeff Moss August 22, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  What do Scott Hall, Kevin Nash, Jimmy James, the Spanish Prisoner, Aristotle, Tony the Tiger, Head and Shoulders and Astrology have in common? They are all included in Monday Morning Mossisms™. The Following 750 Words Makes Me Want to Puke (more…)

M-V-P, M-V-P, M-V-P!!!!!


By Jeff Moss August 19, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  Just in case you haven’t heard the news yet, the conglomeration of CBS radio stations in Detroit is currently holding a contest to find the best bloggers in Detroit. From now until September 9th you can vote for the “Most Valuable" local websites…

DSR Media Watchdog – Volume #1


By Jeff Moss August 16, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  One of the continual threads connecting the DSR over the seven years of our existence has been the website’s role as a sports media watch dog in Detroit. When I was growing up in this town there was always a Free Press or…

The Dombrowski and Leyland Extensions


By Jeff Moss August 9, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  At around 11:30 am on Monday word started leaking out through Twitter that Lions rookie running back Mikel Leshoure had suffered a torn Achilles and would miss the entire 2011 season. About an hour later my phone almost caught on fire when news…

The Black (3) Hole


By Jeff Moss August 7, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  It isn’t complicated. It really isn’t. As a matter of fact, it is something most young boys who like sports and not playing with Barbie dolls discover around the time they enter kindergarten. I personally learned this life message back in 1978 at…

Leyland’s Latest Surrender


By Jeff Moss August 5, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  As Major League Baseball commences their investigation into the illegal poker habits of Alex Rodriguez and his big-money games with known hoodlums such as Tobey Maguire, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, I would like the league to expand their investigation. Because…

The Last Word on Randy Moss


By Jeff Moss August 2, 2011 DetroitSportsRag@gmail.com  Like most of you reading this column, I can remember exactly where I was when the Space Shuttle Challenger blew up to bits all over Cape Canaveral, Florida. Because I had mononucleosis, I was home from school and was watching the catastrophic event…