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Ufez Jones
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Name: S.
Homepage URL: http://www.twitter.com/ufez
Location: StL
ZIP: 63139
Gender: disgruntled goat, MFFL
Member since: February 04, 2002
Last visit: October 23, 2017

Ufez Jones has posted 349 links and 2309 comments to SportsFilter and 27 links and 724 comments to the Locker Room and 1 column.

Sports Bio

In StL, but a fan of most Dallas teams. Jerry Jones as a general manager is the best reality show around.

Recent Links

The LA Clippers trade PG Chris Paul to the Houston Rockets: after Paul told the Clippers he would opt-out of his contract and sign with Houston as a free agent. In exchange for the sign-and-trade, the Clippers receive Gs Patrick Beverley and Lou Williams, F Sam Dekker, and Houston's 2018 1st Round Draft Pick. Elsewhere in the NBA...

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 01:12 PM on June 28 - 5 comments

SportsFilter's 15th Anniversary: Fifteen years ago today, SportsFilter began with this Oliver Willis post on The Rookie.

posted by Ufez Jones to general at 05:47 PM on January 24 - 31 comments

The Cleveland Cavaliers trade for sharpshooter Kyle Korver: In exchange for Korver, the Atlanta Hawks, who are officially entering rebuilding mode, receive Mike Dunleavy Jr. (who is likely headed to a third team) and a 2019 first round draft pick. Bonus links: Kevin O' Conner on why this puts the Cavs closer to a back-to-back title. What does this mean for Paul Millsap? (Toronto and Sacramento are both currently expressing interest).

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 12:01 PM on January 06 - 1 comment

Saint Will and the Man Who Shot Him: This spring, a former Saint and Super Bowl champion, Will Smith, was shot and killed by another player, named Cardell Hayes. Their fatal collision highlights the fine line between triumph and tragedy in football and life in the Crescent City.

posted by Ufez Jones to football at 01:54 PM on October 24 - 2 comments

NBA Players Assocation votes unanimously to fund health insurance for retired players: The plan involves a tiered coverage program for players with varying years of experience, including coverage for the spouses of those with 10 years or more of service. The biggest beneficiaries, however, will likely be the retired players with between three and six years of experience who are not eligible for Medicare.

posted by Ufez Jones to basketball at 10:50 AM on July 29 - 2 comments

Recent Comments

NFL Pick 'Em Week 7: Brett Hundley Edition

Chiefs by 4
Buffalo by 10
Carolina by 14 (lock)
Tennessee by 6
New Orleans by 16 (lock)
Jax by 5
Rams by 10 (fuck Stan Kroenke)
Jets by 3
Minnesota by 6
Dallas by 7
Seattle by 9
Pittsburgh by 10
Denver by 11
Atlanta by 5
Philly by 6

posted by Ufez Jones at 11:50 AM on October 22

NFL Pick 'Em Week 7: Brett Hundley Edition

Chiefs by 4

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:50 PM on October 19

Enter SportsFilter's NBA Pick 'Em

Cleveland by 7
Golden State by 9
Washington by 13 (slam)
Minnesota by 4
Oklahoma City by 18 (slam)
Los Angeles Clippers by 8
Cleveland by 13
Golden State by 10 (slam)

posted by Ufez Jones at 01:43 PM on October 16

NFL Pick 'Em Week 6: Undefeated Chiefs Edition

My picks this week:

posted by Ufez Jones at 10:23 AM on October 16

NFL Pick 'Em Week 6: Undefeated Chiefs Edition

Panthers by 3
Atlanta by 14 (lock)
Green Bay by 13 (lock)
New Orleans by 4
New England by 13 (lock)
Washington by 7
Chicago by 3
Houston by 19 (lock)
Tampa Bay by 6
Jacksonville by 5 (fuck Stan Kroenke)
Kansas City by 14 (lock)
Oakland by 6
Denver by 17 (lock)
Tennessee by 6

posted by Ufez Jones at 11:37 AM on October 15

NFL Pick 'Em Week 6: Undefeated Chiefs Edition

Panthers by 3

posted by Ufez Jones at 07:22 PM on October 12

NFL Pick 'Em Week 5: Cam Newton's Spoiled Yogurt Edition

Pats by 8 (as posted above)
Cincinnati by 4
N.Y. Jets by 6
Detroit by 3
San Francisco by 3
Miami by 4
L.A. Chargers by 5
Philadelphia by 8 (lock)
Pittsburgh by 13 (lock)
Oakland by 6
L.A. Rams by 4 (fuck Stan Kroenke)
Green Bay by 9
Kansas City by 6
Minnesota by 8

posted by Ufez Jones at 01:36 PM on October 06

NFL Pick 'Em Week 5: Cam Newton's Spoiled Yogurt Edition

Pats by 8.

posted by Ufez Jones at 08:02 PM on October 05

NFL Pick 'Em Week 4: I Won't Stand for That Edition

Green Bay by 9
New Orleans by7
Atlanta by 17 (lock)
Cincinnati by 6
Dallas by 13 (lock - and fuck Stan Kroenke)
Detroit by 6
New England by 16 (lock)
Jacksonville by 6
Pittsburgh by 7
Houston by 6
Arizona by 8
Philadelphia by 4
Tampa Bay by 7
Oakland by 8
Seattle by 14 (lock)
Kansas City by 19 (lock)

posted by Ufez Jones at 05:05 PM on September 28

SportsFilter: The Sunday Huddle

The end of the first half of the Steelers/Bears game was a wild-ass ride. My head is still spinning.

posted by Ufez Jones at 02:36 PM on September 24

NFL Pick 'Em Week 3: Rushing Leader Kareem Hunt Edition

L.A. Rams by 5 (as above, and fuck Stan Kroenke)
Baltimore at Jacksonville missed this one
Denver by 6
Pittsburgh by 19 (lock)
Atlanta by 9
Cleveland by 3
Tampa Bay by 6
New England by 14 (lock)
Miami by 7
Philadelphia by 9
New Orleans by 6
Tennessee by 4
Green Bay by 13 (lock)
Kansas City by 6
Oakland by 8
Dallas by 17 (lock)

posted by Ufez Jones at 11:34 AM on September 24

NFL Pick 'Em Week 3: Rushing Leader Kareem Hunt Edition

Oh boy, I peaked in week two! All downhill from here, I'm sure.

LA by 5 tonight (fuck Stan Kroenke)

posted by Ufez Jones at 06:30 PM on September 21

NFL Pick 'Em Week 2: Undefeated Jaguars Edition

Baltimore by 15 (lock)
Carolina by 13 (lock)
Arizona by 10
Tennessee by 11
Kansas City by 13
New England by 17 (lock)
Pittsburgh by 17 (lock)
Tampa Bay by 21 (lock)
L.A. Chargers by 14
Oakland by 24 (lock)
Dallas by 12
L.A. Rams by 6 (fuck Stan Kroenke)
Seattle by 19 (lock)
Atlanta by 4
N.Y. Giants by 3

posted by Ufez Jones at 10:42 AM on September 16

NFL Pick 'Em Week 2: Undefeated Jaguars Edition

Cincy by 6

posted by Ufez Jones at 02:04 PM on September 14

Enter SportsFilter's NFL Pick 'Em Contest

Buffalo by 13 (lock)
Philadelphia by 6
Tennessee by 3
Houston by 9
Arizona by 8
Pittsburgh by 17 (lock)
Atlanta by 20 (lock)
Cincinnati by 7
L.A. Rams by 6 (fuck them)
Carolina by 9 (lock)
Green Bay by 4
N.Y. Giants by 7
Minnesota by 6
L.A. Chargers by 7

posted by Ufez Jones at 12:20 PM on September 10