Running it back

Joshua Edwards
Let’s go oldskool. A semi-regular dose of sports and tangentially related musings. Think of it as a blend of news, reviews, sports chatter, links to good reading, and scathing eviscerations of hot-take artists and politicians from all ends of the spectrum
Created 20 Sep 2021
  • Running It Back: 7th November 2021
    07 Nov 2021 • 6 min read
    Good morning, ladies and gents. A fine, crisp morning. It certainly feels wintry now, not least because I am again in deepest, darkest Suffolk for the week (my Birthday week, too - all and any gifts g...
  • Running It Back: 24th October 2021
    24 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    I can't believe the news today Oh, I can't close my eyes and make it go away How long, how long must we sing this song? A shorter newsletter today with just a few lines per game, I’m afraid. I’m on ho...
  • Running It Back: Sunday 17th October
    17 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    Everything has changed For in truth, it's the beginning of nothing And nothing has changed It’s Dolphins-Jags at Tottenham today. In case you can’t find it on your SkyBox, that’s because it’s only bei...
  • Running It Back: Extra, TNF Recap - 15th October 2021
    15 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    TNF Recap: Bucs-Eagles Tampa 28, Philly 22 I’ve just finished watching the game in ‘40. It’s quite funny how annoyed Philly fans can get at just about anything. Top of their agenda right now is play-c...
  • Running It Back, Extra: Many Saints of Newark review - 14th October 2021
    14 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    *SPOILERS* I pondered the possibility of a spoiler-free review of Many Saints, but felt it would be far too hazy. Here I discuss what loved, liked, tolerated and hated about the movie in its rightful ...
  • Running It Back: 12th October 2021
    12 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    Now I feel the wind blow Outside my door, means I'm I'm leaving my woman at home, Lordy Tuesday's gone with the wind Oh, my baby's gone, with the wind Well it’s almost gone. Better late than never? To...
  • Running It Back: Sunday 10th October
    10 Oct 2021 • 8 min read
    The ice age is coming, the sun's zooming in Engines stop running, the wheat is growing thin A nuclear error, but I have no fear 'Cause London is drowning And I, I live by the river Cliched? Maybe. But...
  • Running It Back: Extra - 7th October 2021
    07 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    I promised myself this newsletter wouldn’t be: a) Too Washington-centric; and b) Too cynical But what’s a promise, anyway? Today’s extra edition is a glass half full appraisal of the current state of ...
  • No newsletter today
    04 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Apologies folks, not on form this morning, and rather busy in the day job. I’ll be back tomorrow with a MNF recap. For now, enjoy… NFL Memes @NFL_Memes Steve Belichick looks like an extra from Breakin...
  • Running It Back: Extra, NFL Sunday Preview - 2nd October 2021
    03 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    She pulls the shade, it's just another Sunny Sunday She dodges the light like Blanche DuBois Bright colors fade away on such a sunny Sunday I was going to go with Every Day is Like Sunday today but Mo...
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