“Patriots will regret hiring Belichick.” — USA Today, 2000.
“The Houston Texans will forever regret it if they do not take Johnny Manziel with the No. 1 overall pick.” — Skip Bayless, ESPN, 2014.
“One of our big worries going into the year was the defense.” — Greg Dempsey, Central Catholic coach, 2018.
Now, I don’t know about you guys, and as someone who has walked back more sports takes than a sand crab, we are not ones to judge which of the above predictions has aged worse.
But I fear time has weighed in.
I mean, have you seen this Central football team?
“Well,” Dempsey said with a laugh, “I guess we had that pegged wrong.”