I dislike watching sports. Pretty much all sports, excluding the Winter Olympics.
I like watching movies and (sometimes) TV shows about sports. Some of the *best* movies have been based on true stories about people in sports. I like the positive impact the game can have on people. It can change lives in fundamental ways. Good ways. People reach in and tap into their full potential, learn the value of teamwork, learn you don't always win, and come to terms with losing. It's all in there.
A great TV show about football was Friday Night Lights. Yes, I know it was a movie, too. But, this is a TV blog.
Here are two short clips from Friday Night Lights. It's my way of celebrating the
TV Show: Friday Night Lights