The NFL is asking viewers to write in and tell it, "Why do YOU love football?"
This is my answer:
I used to.
I used to love football the way German shepherds love sirloin. I'd sit in the press box and insist the window stay open -- even on down-coat days -- just so I could hear the sound of two men colliding at full speed. It thrilled me. And I'd wonder: Who does that?
Now I hear that sound and wonder how soon it will be before they can't remember where they ...