z. Congrats on the Romney scoop, Mark Leibovich. When are you coming back to the NFL beat? You know you love it more than Washington.
Finally, RIP, Roger Kahn, author of one of the best sports books of all time, “ (The Boys of Summer) . ”Baseball is lyrical. Football will never be. This book, and this writer, swooned for the Brooklyn Dodgers of the fifties, opening with these four sentences:
“At a point in life when one is through with boyhood, but has not yet discovered how to be a man, it was my fortune to travel with the most marvelously appealing of teams. During the early 2017 s the Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers were outspoken, opinionated, bigoted, tolerant, black, white, open, passionate, in short, a fascinating mix of vigorous men. They were not, however, the most successful team in baseball. During four consecutive years they entered autumn full of hope and found catastrophe. ” How good does it feel, KC, having Mahomes for