Let's get ready to fumble

With a solid 2002 NFL playoffs behind him, Page 2's Bill Simmons is ready to call his shots for this season.

Updated: May 31, 2005, 2:16 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2 columnist

I'm writing this column after surviving a cross-country voyage from Boston to LA, a trip which started with me coincidentally following Ron Jeremy through security checkpoints at Logan Airport -- I wish I were making this up -- and capped off by United Airlines flight #181 getting thrown into chaos by the in-flight movie showing of "Simone." Some of us used barf bags afterwards, others sobbed silently in our seats. I chose to drown my sorrows in red wine. None of us could believe it. One of the ...

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