Norman Chad: Most recent columns

Couch Slouch: The Derek Jeter lovefest continues
COUCH SLOUCH | In his final season, Yankees’ shortstop seems poised for sainthood.
 
Spelling out the ABC’s of troublesome words
(The Washington Post, September 7, 2014; 5:20 PM)
 
Great things come in fours: Norman Chad’s Mount Rushmore of, well, everything
(The Washington Post, July 20, 2014; 3:16 PM)
 
If you can’t beat Nate Silver and the stats geeks, join ‘em.
(The Washington Post, July 13, 2014; 4:28 PM)
 
Soul-sucking analytics and mindless metrics serve no purpose
(The Washington Post, July 6, 2014; 2:46 PM)
 
Stat geeks are taking all the fun out of sports
(The Washington Post, June 29, 2014; 1:03 PM)
 
Couch Slouch: A look back at one bad week that changed everything
(The Washington Post, June 22, 2014; 6:59 PM)
 
Why are Norwegians great? For one thing, their poker championship is played in Ireland
(The Washington Post, June 15, 2014; 4:14 PM)
 
A primer on earth’s greatest sporting spectacle, the World Cup
(The Washington Post, June 8, 2014; 1:02 PM)
 
Where are Tampa Bay fans? Not watching the Rays.
(The Washington Post, June 1, 2014; 1:24 PM)
 
Mature assessment of the four commissioners of the four major professional sports
(The Washington Post, May 25, 2014; 5:15 PM)
 
Michael Phelps is right back where he belongs, in the swimming pool
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2014; 4:18 PM)
 
Scouting the L.A. Clippers’ potential new owners, from Oprah to the Kardashians
(The Washington Post, May 11, 2014; 2:33 PM)
 
It’s time to do away with the NFL draft entirely
(The Washington Post, May 4, 2014; 1:47 PM)
 
Couch Slouch: Replay continues to get it wrong
(The Washington Post, April 27, 2014; 7:46 PM)
 
2014 NBA playoffs, as previewed by the Couch Slouch
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2014; 2:25 PM)
 
Phil Jackson and Jeanie Buss: Same bed, different NBA teams
(The Washington Post, April 6, 2014; 6:27 PM)
 
March Madness is just the latest reason for Couch Slouch’s college athletics antipathy
(The Washington Post, March 23, 2014; 7:52 PM)
 
Couch Slouch returns to the University of Maryland to find it has also moved on
(The Washington Post, March 16, 2014; 6:00 PM)
 
Robinson Cano shows Seattle Mariners’ money can’t buy everything
(The Washington Post, March 9, 2014; 12:36 PM)