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Man City shows stomach for the fight

Updated: March 21, 2012, 7:41 PM ET
By James Martin

It's been a strange season, all right.

Look at Blackburn Rovers. Here's a side that was not only left for dead, but ridiculed beyond belief. A side purchased by owners who, supposedly, didn't know about relegation. A side run by a manager, Steve Kean, who required personal security to protect him from his own supporters because results were going so pear shaped. And now? Rovers would be favored to stay out of the relegation drop -- you only had to watch Tuesday's game versus Sunderland ...

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