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Making the case for Liverpool

Liverpool fans do their best to get Bill Simmons to join their ranks.

Updated: July 19, 2006, 5:09 PM ET
By null | Page 2

The choice of an English Premiership team is easy: Liverpool FC. They are basically the Boston Celtics of the EPL, except right now they are better than the C's. They've won a ton of championships, but none recently, in a working class, historically relevant city (complete with underlying racial tension, although in Liverpool's case it comes from centuries of slave trading). Also, they play at Anfield, which may be the closest thing to an outdoor Boston Garden you'll ever find. They have a rabid ...

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