billsaysthis's profile

Name: Bill Lazar
Location: Tigard, OR
ZIP: 97034
Gender: male
Member since: March 23, 2003
Last visit: March 01, 2021

billsaysthis has posted 251 links and 5,472 comments to SportsFilter and 55 links and 1,533 comments to the Locker Room.

Sports Bio

Brazilian soccername: Binhosa

Fan of:
- Liverpool FC
- USC Trojans (class of '83, except I had no class while in attendance)
- Original SJ Earthquakes, RIP
- Barcelona FC
- SJ Sharks
- 49ers
- NY Giants

Baseball seriously sucks, it's boring, they could shut down MLB tomorrow and I'd be happy especially since the channel that broadcasts the SF Giants games is a Fox affiliate and their games regularly screw up my viewing schedule.

I won the 2005 NFL Playoff Pool

Recent Links

Jaguars Hire Urban Meyer as Head Coach: Urban Meyer has become the sixth head coach of the storied Jacksonville Jaguars (horror story, mostly). Meyer won three National Championships in football, including two 70 miles down the road in Gainesville. He'll take over a team that has the first overall draft pick, lots of other picks and a great salary cap situation.

posted by billsaysthis to football at 11:41 PM on January 14, 2021 - 12 comments

Lewis Hamilton Grabs 92nd F1 Win in Portugal: With an absolutely domineering victory -- finishing nearly half a minute ahead of second place finisher Valteri Bottas and having lapped all but a handful of drivers -- Lewis confirmed his place as a GOAT candidate.

posted by billsaysthis to auto racing at 11:38 AM on October 26, 2020 - 1 comment

Reggie Cannon: "FC Dallas wanted apology for responding to fans": "Every post saying, Let's teach this boy Reggie Cannon a lesson about what true terror is.' All this BS. So, now they're taking added security measures."

posted by billsaysthis to culture at 12:05 PM on October 13, 2020 - 3 comments

Whitey Ford, 'Chairman of the Board,' dies : The left-hander -- nicknamed “The Chairman of the Board” by batterymate Elston Howard -- went 236-106 with a 2.75 ERA during his 16 years with New York, winning six World Series from 11 appearances. Ford, whose .690 winning percentage is the highest of any pitcher with at least 150 victories in the modern era, was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.

posted by billsaysthis to baseball at 02:36 PM on October 09, 2020 - 5 comments

Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77: RIP to a great human being.

posted by billsaysthis to football at 11:54 AM on September 23, 2020 - 3 comments

Recent Comments

SportsFilter: The Tuesday Huddle

Bummer for him.

posted by billsaysthis at 07:01 PM on February 23, 2021

Jeff Bezos Looking at Buying Washington Football Team

bask in the feelgood glow

Apparently, WFT were not that excited about the possible glow according to Smith himself.

posted by billsaysthis at 06:59 PM on February 23, 2021

SportsFilter: The Saturday Huddle

I am not, not at all. But there are only so many injuries a team can carry.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:52 AM on February 21, 2021

NFL Playoff Pickem Champion: Rumple

@rumple, very generous of you, love having such a gracious winner!

posted by billsaysthis at 11:12 AM on February 16, 2021

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

I think Grohs has taken entitlement to an entirely new, and completely ridiculous, level.

posted by billsaysthis at 12:37 PM on February 15, 2021

SportsFilter: The Friday Huddle

JJ Watt, Texans part ways. Watt says he asked for this, and team agreed.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:27 AM on February 12, 2021

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle


posted by billsaysthis at 11:25 AM on February 12, 2021

The story behind Barcelona's disastrous rejection of Luis Suárez

So f'ing wrong and stupid!

posted by billsaysthis at 11:24 AM on February 12, 2021

Rescue Dog Charity Begun by WTA Tennis Player

very nice! Not sure how much you donated @rcade, but I matched for $20.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:21 AM on February 10, 2021

Dallas Mavericks have stopped playing national anthem before home games at owner Mark Cuban's direction

Agree! This was initially adopted to fight the unsavory image of professional sports, something that has long since become irrelevant.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:20 AM on February 10, 2021

Pittsburgh hires Ron Hextall to be their new G.M. Brian Burke as President of Hockey Operations

Why does a team need a GM and a President of Hockey Operations?

posted by billsaysthis at 11:19 AM on February 10, 2021

Bucs Win Super Bowl 0x37

Narrator: He did not have the greatest QB performance in Super Bowl history.

Seriously though Mahomes tried and really it was the rest of his team that let him down.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:22 AM on February 09, 2021

Bucs Win Super Bowl 0x37

The Chiefs were shockingly bad too, on all three phases. I mean, an offside penalty on a field goal try?!?!

posted by billsaysthis at 11:17 AM on February 08, 2021

SportsFilter: The Wednesday Huddle

Good catch.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:35 AM on February 05, 2021

The N.F.L. Had Over 700 Coronavirus Positives. The Seahawks Had None.

Wow, that was some impressive crisis management as well as amazing cooperation between players, staff, and all their families.

posted by billsaysthis at 11:34 AM on February 05, 2021