From Deflategate to Super Bowl
The 2016 National Football League season had a strange start to it for the New England Patriots. Their star quarterback, Tom Brady, did not play in the first four games of the season. He was serving a suspension that dated back to the American Football Conference (AFC) Championship Game from January 18, 2015. The Patriots were playing the Indianapolis Colts and allegations came from the Colts that stated the Patriots had deliberately underinflated the footballs used in the AFC Championship game. The controversy became known as Deflategate. Brady’s suspension was to take place during the 2015 regular season but a move to settle the scandal in federal court saw the suspension vacated then later reinstated.
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The difference between football and soccer: a case in point
Here’s the scenario: you are soccer’s original super fanboy (or girl!). The problem? Whenever you start talking ‘football’, your audience takes a moment or two to catch on.
You’re waxing lyrical about “the beautiful game”, soccer, governed by FIFA. Everyone else in the discussion is expecting to hear your thoughts on American Football. Frustrating, huh? We’ve all been there.
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How To Make Your Child Feel Like An MVP
If your child isn’t quite ready for the Major Leagues, you can still make them feel like they are! The easiest way to do this is to create a memorable display case featuring keepsakes from their games.
Simple projects like this are the perfect way to celebrate a great game or a milestone during the season. There are many options for the displays, making it easy to create something your children will cherish. Continue reading "How To Make Your Child Feel Like An MVP"
Do I Really Need UV For My Display Case?
Serious sports collectors know that if they want memorabilia to last, they need high quality display cases. If they do not, their items will end up damaged by exposure and handling. The damage that results is often permanent and can ruin a treasured collectible.
Those new to collecting, or who just want to preserve an autograph may not know that their items are at risk until it is too late. For most people, it can be heart breaking to watch the quality dwindle away. This is why choosing the right case is so important.
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How To Ready Your Man Cave For Football Season
The first step to creating the perfect man cave for football season is to make sure that the area features all the things that guys love. This could be anything, such as snacks, sports memorabilia, and of course, a television to watch the game on.
If you haven’t already created your man cave, this guide will help you get started. If you already have one, it can help you add that extra special touch that make any sporting event more enjoyable. Continue reading "How To Ready Your Man Cave For Football Season"
How To Clean A Display Case
Collectors are often familiar with using display cases to protect their valuable memorabilia. They are used to prevent damage from light, dust, and every day wear and tear.
What many do not realize that the case itself needs cleaned from time to time to keep it looking new. Regular cleaning will prevent sticky residue or dust from collecting on the surface of the case. Continue reading "How To Clean A Display Case"