About: Chris

Occasional blogger, compulsive Twitterer and co-host of the Packers Therapy podcast.

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Recent Posts

Is Casey McGehee on the JJ Hardy Track?

Casey McGehee is having a miserable season for the Milwaukee Brewers. Posting a .586 OPS during the first half of this season (for a nifty OPS+ of 61) is down in the dreaded Bettancourt Zone of Horrid Production. Casey’s bad half season... read more »

 

Why doesn’t Fielder lose weight?

I came across thisĀ  question posted in the post game comments section related to the Brewers 4-3 over the Twins last night. It’s a question/comment I see offered frequently by fans of teams playing Milwaukee. Lots of fat jokes and... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Friday, 06-24 — A Sub in the House

Daybreak Doppler: Friday, 06-24 — A Sub in the House

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women From Summer TV Shows. Mary-Louise Parker (Weeds) Wally is off in Maine, perhaps engaged in some Serious Lobstering or, at least, Seriously Monstered, so... read more »

 

Tiger Can Still Catch Jack

Tiger Woods’ withdrawal from TPC at Sawgrass last week has many commentators suggesting his career is cycling down and that it is now unlikely he will catch, let-alone surpass, Jack Nicklaus’ record of 18 professional major... read more »

 

Validating Bo

The conversation took me back more than 10 years, to the Spring of 2000. Listening to Madison sports talk on the way home from work on Friday the question was being debated: Does Wisconsin Basketball Coach Bo Ryan need to take a team to the... read more »

 

…and so it begins.

Word out of Green Bay yesterday was that Jimmy Robinson was hired by Cowboys to coach their WRs and be Assistant Head Coach. This might not seem like a huge deal, but, as noted in the media account, “Robinson was responsible for coaching... read more »

 

Zach Greinke’s Mental Game

I am looking forward to the coming season for the Milwaukee Brewers. It’s hard not to be excited about the way they have upgraded their pitching staff, acquiring Shaun Marcum and — in a move that shook the baseball world —... read more »

 

Still Debating Jay Cutler

It’s been five days since the Packers ended the Bears season in the NFC Championship Game, but people are still talking about whether or not Jay Cutler wimped out by not finishing the game on his sprained MCL. For the record, I don’t... read more »

 

Less Than Picture Perfect

So it seems that Aaron Rodgers and Charles Woodson went to Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy and convinced him to shift around his Super Bowl schedule so that the team picture could be taken at a time when the injured players could be included.... read more »

 

Packers Record in “Close” Games

If you read Tom Silverstein’s chat from Sunday night he references the Packers poor record in close losses as if this were an indictment on McCarthy and his team. First off, I was perplexed as to why four points was some sort of magic... read more »