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The Gareth Goodbye

The Gareth Goodbye

I’m relatively new to following Tottenham Hotspur. Unlike my fanaticism following the New York Yankees or the Green Bay Packers, I don’t have an old story to tell about me as a kid or teenager bugging my mom for Tottenham Hotspur gear (Packers... read more »

 

Their Football is Our Football Now

Their Football is Our Football Now

This isn’t another soccer piece begging you, as an American, to give football a chance. This isn’t a soccer piece passive aggressively belittling you because you think football is intrinsically un-American or even worse, European.... read more »

 

Out Of The Pocket – Seventeen to “D’oh!!!”

Out Of The Pocket – Seventeen to “D’oh!!!”

Join Kelly, Colleen and Richard for a brand new episode of Out of the Pocket where they “Step Out” with Colleen in Green Bay; debate who stepped up in last Friday’s preseason game and who should be calling their realtor; talk up Throwback... read more »

 

Previewing Horse Racing’s Super Bowl: The Breeders Cup

Previewing Horse Racing’s Super Bowl: The Breeders Cup

The Breeders Cup is the Super Bowl of horse racing. It’s the largest, richest two-day event in horse racing. It’s basically the championships for each division/racing type. Canterbury Park does a really good job of explaining what it is... read more »

 

The Kentucky Derby: Looking at The Top Contenders & Then Some

The Kentucky Derby: Looking at The Top Contenders & Then Some

Ed. Note: I had asked Kelly to provide a paragraph on the Kentucky Derby for the sign-off portion of this morning’s Daybreak Doppler. As with most people, when you ask them to write about something they love you often get more than you... read more »

 

They Call Her ‘Sparkle Pony’ – A Pocket Doppler Debate

They Call Her ‘Sparkle Pony’ – A Pocket Doppler Debate

There are a few of us here at Pocket Doppler that actually like NASCAR to varying degrees. It should be no surprise that opinions on certain drivers vary amongst us…in particular the view on one Danica Patrick – who’s... read more »

 

Quick Hit: Step Back, Stevie

Quick Hit: Step Back, Stevie

By now, I’m sure you’ve all heard about the magnificent display of golf put on this weekend at the WGC-Bridgestone in Akron, Ohio.  It was the first tournament ‘won’ by Steve Williams since his falling out with Tiger... 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 »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

Up until a couple of days ago, I wasn’t really sure what I was going to write about this morning or if I was going to write at all.  With so many fine new contributors to the Pocket Doppler ‘family’, it’s becoming increasingly... read more »

 

Dreamy Dudes of Doppler – Christmas Week Part 1

Hat tip to Alex Tallitsch over at Packers Lounge for this video – the Belfast Giants hockey club in a wonderful effort to market their games falling right after Christmas. These guys are dreamy indeed (I’m a sucker for Irishmen,... read more »