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Entries by Andrew Brandt from 11/2011

Paying the Bill: Ryan's Riches

| Posted 11.03.2011 | Sports

The Buffalo Bills have surprised us in a couple of ways: (1) despite winning only four games last season, they sit atop the AFC East, and (2) Ralph Wilson, a typically frugal owner, rewarded quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick with a hefty new contract extension.

The End of Entitlement at Penn State

| Posted 11.15.2011 | Sports

The Penn State scandal points to an unwritten rule there and probably at other top college football programs: there are different rules for football than for other departments in the institution.

Peyton or Not, Colts Need Luck

| Posted 11.22.2011 | Sports

Barely a few games into the season, there was less attention paid to the best team than given to the the team that could end up as the worst. The reason, of course, is that the discussion revolves around a player thought to be once-in-a-generation: Andrew Luck.

The High Cost of the Suh Stomp

| Posted 11.29.2011 | Sports

More than the continued excellence of the Packers, more than the nail-biter between the Dolphins and Cowboys, and more than the Harbaugh family reunion, it is Ndamukong Suh's stomp -- unfortunately for the NFL -- that is the signature moment of the day.