Norman Chad: Most recent columns

Columbia University, still excelling at football futility
COUCH SLOUCH | With latest 20-game losing streak, Columbia University continues its tradition of gridiron hopelessness.
Couch Slouch: A whole new ballgame in the NBA
(The Washington Post, October 26, 2014; 4:13 PM)
Couch Slouch: More tried-and-true facts about sports television
(The Washington Post, October 19, 2014; 6:33 PM)
Have a heart! Root for the Royals
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 2:42 PM)
Couch Slouch: The Derek Jeter lovefest continues
(The Washington Post, September 14, 2014; 3:02 PM)
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)