Author Archives: One Bottle Debrief

Love and Sports

Love.  We spend our whole lives trying to understand it.  We spend our whole lives trying to find it.  We spend money and act a certain a way to make people love us, hoping that what we feel really is … Continue reading

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Present Probability

7%. That is the 15 year survival rate of multiple myeloma patients. That is how much power the world generates from nuclear power. That is the percent of engineers with girlfriends (rough estimate). That is the probability that was given … Continue reading

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3rd & Goal

The American Revolution.  Where beef jerky, FDR, muscle cars, nuclear bombs, and flying tyrannosaurs were made.  A time of freedom, leaders, and cannon balls baked into one casserole of awesome.  We know of some great generals on both ends of … Continue reading

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An Ode About Chilo Rachal

Let me tell you a story, About a team. Who played for 9 years, Without a dream. Without much luck, They drafted and toiled. Spending money, Only to get foiled. Occasionally they’d get, A player like Gore. But then someone … Continue reading

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Coaching Confidence

It’s the 3rd quarter with about 2 minutes left.  The 49ers were in the middle of a tough game against the Lions and it had been an ugly day to that point.  Neither team had really done much since the … Continue reading

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Giant Tune-Up

The other week I spent 6 hours at my cousin’s house getting my old Diesel’s air conditioning working before my exodus back to Los Angeles.  As per normal, I hardly did any work but rather observed in a detached state … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

The first time I saw Alex Smith in person, it was something impressive.  It was my first time at the 49ers training camp in Santa Clara and there was perhaps never a better time to be a fan in the … Continue reading

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