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AP Male Athlete of the Year, 2009: Jimmie Johnson

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by 2muchcoffeeman, Dec 21, 2009.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    http://sports.espn.go.com/rpm/nascar/cup/news/story?id=4761210

    About damn time.

    And now the whining from stick-and-ballers begins ...
     
  2. Oggiedoggie

    Oggiedoggie Well-Known Member

    Hopefully, Skeet Reese or Kevin VanDam might be in the running for next year.
     
  3. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    I voted for Lightning McQueen.
     
  4. kleeda

    kleeda Active Member

    They are out in force on my web-site.

    I love the argument, "I drive a car, how is that a sport?"

    Yeah, well, I run, but Usain Bolt is safe.
     
  5. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Anyone driving near me can consider it a contact sport...does that count?
     
  6. cwilson3

    cwilson3 Member

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    It's about damn time.
     
  7. mpcincal

    mpcincal Well-Known Member

    Yeah, great argument

    Do you play rec-league softball? Yes? Oh, I guess that isn't a sport.
    Do you shoot hoops at the playground? Yes? Oh, that isn't a sport.
    Do you ride a bike? Yes? Oh, I guess Lance Armstrong isn't a real athlete then.
     
  8. Chef

    Chef Active Member

    Doug Ferguson just kicked a cat.
     
  9. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    It's an outrage. Where is Tiger Woods?
     
  10. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    Tiger didn't deserve it this year. No majors.

    An outrage is National Speed Sport News naming Kyle Busch its "Economaki Champion of Champions" (its driver of the year award) essentially on the strength of his Nationwide title. Nice of them to list Johnson as "also considered."
     
  11. JC

    JC Well-Known Member

    Did Tiger's dick get any votes?
     
  12. kingcreole

    kingcreole Active Member

    I see Tebow got a vote.
     
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