Bold predictions are always an interesting beast simply because nearly everyone who reads them disagrees with them.
But what escapes many, is the simple point of the article—or in this sense, the assignment—being that it’s just a prediction, nothing more.
Sometimes going out on a limb and making a bold prediction is a great way to fire up debate between sports fans, provided they actually realize what’s in front of them, instead of just prematurely attack the words on the screen.
Can we debate whether or not Ponder will be a pretty good QB in 2011?
Sure, so long as everyone understands it’s based on speculation nothing more since the guy has never played a day of pro ball in his life.
For the sake of today’s piece, I’ll limit this slide to just 5 bold predictions; predictions that are obviously devoid of a crystal ball.
There’s a little bit of everything in here.
A bit of actual predictions mixed with a smidgen of dreaming.
After all, not every article I write has to be stuffy…sometimes a little fun goes a long way.
So if you’re game, come take a look.