The Garr Report: The Art of the Rivalry

One of the best things about sports is a rivalry. Not rivalries like the Jets-Patriots, where it’s all talk and drama. I’m talking about the Bruins-Canadiens, Lakers-Celtics, or Ohio State-Michigan. Rivalries that have rich histories, classic, hard-fought battles on the field and just the right amount of trash talking off of it. Those are the…

The Garr Report: Saban is scary good

“You just took 10 years off my life,” Alabama head coach Nick Saban said to Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin, after his Tide edged out the Aggies 49-42 last Saturday. Sumlin must have been surprised when he heard that. Could there be any better compliment he receives for the rest of his life? Nick Saban,…