9) Rivalries - Because they make everything better... and more unpredictable
8) Thanksgiving Day Football - Who doesn't like turkey, pumpkin pie, a nap and football?
7) New teams with new opportunities - Indianapolis is getting a soccer team and a new hockey team!
5) Premier League on NBC-who needs to sleep in on Saturday when you could watch English soccer at 5:30 in the morning (7:30 ET)
4) Playoffs, all sports at all levels - Because throw out the regular season, these are the playoffs!
2) Friends with which to attend all of these sporting events...rain, snow, or sunshine
1) You the readers - thank you for all of your support! It means the world to us!
- Those Sports Guys (T.O.'s Take, Benton's Briefing, Marris Minute)