Originally posted on Razzball Football  |  Last updated 10/1/13
I don’t know whether this reference dates me or obscures me.  Probably both.  I don’t care.  When a man walks on stage with Steve Martin looks and belts it like he’s Michael McDonald, he’s hard to forget.  Or hard to remember?  You decide.  I’m making reference to none other than Taylor Hicks.  Did you buy an album?  No, definitely not.  Were you a part of the Soul Patrol fan club?  Not even close.  Did you even vote for him on American Idol?  What’s American Idol?  Did you watch the parody of him on SNL and it just stuck with you over the years?  Bingo.  I’m moved by music and by comedy.  Taylor is both neither and both at the same time.  SOUL PATROL!  Look, I can’t help it if he’s one of the funniest artists to ever win American Idol.  Don’t hold that against me.  So what does this have to do with Darren Sproles, you ask?  Eh, nothing really.  But if you need a reason, how about ‘both are good in their own field but at the same time were never expected to amount t
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