San Francisco Chronicle’s BALCO Investigation

Well, there’s hope.
At presstime, two stories were just out: First, the NFL has announced that end zone celebrations after touchdowns that involve “leaving the feet” will be penalized fifteen yards for unsportsmanlike conduct.
While time will tell what “leaving the feet” entails, my first response to this is HOORAY! First promoted in the 80’s by Mark Gastinau (also renowned for his steroid use), dancing celebrations on the football field have long been a blemish. And I don’t know if the new rule will include bizarre gyrations after making routine tackles (Gastinau’s specialty). But in the immortal words of Walter Payton, “when you score, act like you’ve been there before!”

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