The covers of the slapdash tribute magazines for Muhammad Ali at the supermarket checkout counters all depicted him as a young man. That’s to be expected: It’s a lot more savory to recall Ali as the beautiful dynamo who conquered Sonny Liston than as the aged sentinel humbled by his own hubris.
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Programming note: I realize there was no Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Afternoon AfterÃ¢â‚¬Â this week. The reason is simple: I didnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t see any games except for some of the Thursday night Dolphins win over the Panthers, and even that was in a bar, so I didnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t get as much out of it as usual. Especially considering the Patriots-Saints …
Though I know football, itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s not really my thing. But IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ll give it a shot. Here are a few observations I have from watching some games this weekend. I think the Jets are for real, but itÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s tough to truly commit to them. In the past, every time they won a huge game and it …