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Lowell Cohn's pertinent and impertinent take on sports

Pete Carroll’s Failure

Here is a link to my Tuesday column about the failure which will haunt Pete Carroll for life. The full text runs below:   Pete Carroll used to have a good reputation. Had it most of his life. Had it until just 26 seconds remained in the Super Bowl. Goodbye, reputation. His good reputation had nothing to do with personal morals. There was hanky-panky with the football program at USC. Did Pete do something wrong? His good reputation was the… Read More »

Lowell picks Ravens

Most of you who read this blog are 49ers fans. I don’t mean to annoy you with what I am about to write. I pick the Ravens to defeat the 49ers in Sunday’s Super Bowl. The 49ers are an excellent team and they’ve had quite a season. It’s just that — in my opinion — they don’t do quite so well against tough teams, teams that punch them back, teams with a power running game, teams with a good offensive… Read More »