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Patriots Notebook: That win was U-G-L-Y. And that’s OK.

On a day when you’re going to hear a lot of “It ain’t always pretty” and “A win is a win on the road” it’s important to remember that the Patriots improved to 9-1 with their 17-10 win in Philadelphia Sunday. But, that game was uglier than a driver’s license picture taken on July 5th. […]

What do Bob Barker, Pat Sajak and Rob Gronkowski have in common?

“Rob Gronkowski, come on down!” Just picture that chaotic scene as Gronk responds to the siren call for contestants on The Price is Right. Gronk’s youthful enthusiasm and whacky antics actually would play well on that show as “the next contestant” always is way over excited and seemingly super caffeinated. That’s Gronk. And I’m pretty […]

The good, the bad and the horrible from the Patriots loss to the Ravens

On Sunday, the Patriots lost their first game since December 16, 2018 on the same day that the Miami Dolphins won their first game since last December’s Miami Miracle vs New England. And no matter if you are playing the Baltimore Ravens or those previously winless Miami Dolphins, you just cannot spot an opponent a […]

Fans should be pretty happy with UMaine Men’s Hockey for now

Who expected the University of Maine men’s hockey team to be 5-2-1 eight games into the season? Certainly not any of us at the Sports Chowdah, especially after the first weekend of the season in which the Black Bears got drubbed by Providence and New Brunswick by an aggregate 12-0. That’s all ancient history now. There […]

This is the most dominant program in the history of Maine high school sports

Skowhegan can brag about a couple of wicked long streaks. For instance the Skowhegan State Fair is the oldest continuous state fair in the United States. It’s been around every August since 1818. Impressive. That’s a lot of fried dough. But if you Google Skowhegan there’s something that comes up ahead of the fair, and […]