We can all agree that 2017 was bonkers, yes? So, what’s ahead for the sports world in 2018? More craziness? Let us look at that the stories that should grab our attention this year and make some predictions that I will almost certainly regret.
Not them again
If you are like me, you have watched this curious NFL season — in which the NFC has been dominated by upstarts Philadelphia, Minnesota and the Los Angeles Rams while Atlanta, Dallas, Green Bay and Seattle have swooned — and come to the same conclusion: New England is going to win the Super Bowl again.
Can anyone honestly imagine a Tom Brady-Jared Goff matchup turning out otherwise? Or Bill Belichick versus Doug Pederson? If…