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Why God is a Football Fan

Why is it that something as ridiculous as a game can bring me such joy? I mean, really honest, pure, non-obsessive, deep down unadulterated joy. I know that probably sounds ludicrous to most, but I have been a football fan all of my life…first and (still) foremost, college football (the Georgia Bulldogs and the SEC, to be specific), but after living in Nashville for the past decade as a Titans fan, I can’t get enough of the NFL now either. So I woke up this morning and for a few brief moments there was literally nothing on my mind except for the Playoffs. (more…)