Category Archives: Lamm at Large

LAMM AT LARGE: Contradictions of NFL off-season

LAMM AT LARGE: Contradictions of NFL off-season

By: David Lamm I’m confused. Some would say that’s my normal condition. As the Jaguars prepare for their offseason mini-camp, we talk a lot about injuries. First-round draft pick Josh Allen has been out since the first day of OTAs. He has a bruised knee. Other players have missed time for various bumps and bruises.…Continue Reading »

Pebble Beach and U.S. Open a perfect marriage

Pebble Beach and U.S. Open a perfect marriage

By: David Lamm The U.S. Open will be played at Pebble Beach this week, the 6th time the national championship has gone to the iconic California resort. The history of this marriage only goes back to 1972, but it is filled with some of the greatest moments in golf. Tiger Woods’ 15-shot victory in 2000…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: NFL teams gearing up for worst

LAMM AT LARGE: NFL teams gearing up for worst

By: David Lamm NFL players are winding down for their summer break, which lasts 4-6 weeks depending on the team. Meanwhile, the teams’ security staffs are preparing for the time they dread the most. Players can get in trouble year-round, but it is this upcoming stretch that hovers over teams like a black cloud. Think…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Who’s the greatest?

LAMM AT LARGE: Who’s the greatest?

By: David Lamm If you walk in on me at me at my office this time of year, you’d probably think I was goofing off instead of working. (Okay, laugh and then get over it.) Whatever, but on a lot of days you’d find me scanning the internet and checking e-mails, looking for some off-the-wall…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Time for Rays to leave town

LAMM AT LARGE: Time for Rays to leave town

By: David Lamm A professional sports franchise isn’t like your typical business – hamburger stand, car dealership, etc. – but it is a business. People either like your product or they don’t. They don’t have to have reasons why. I bring this up because last week the Tampa Bay Rays attracted the smallest crowd in…Continue Reading »

LAMM AT LARGE: Warriors no lock to win NBA Finals

LAMM AT LARGE: Warriors no lock to win NBA Finals

By: David Lamm I don’t have the guts to pick against Golden State in the NBA Final, but I hope the Warriors lose. It’s nothing personal. I don’t dislike the Warriors or like their opponent, Toronto. In fact, I’m neutral on all 30 NBA teams. I don’t argue that the Warriors are the NBA’s best…Continue Reading »