Sailing the Seas of Cheese

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Straddling the Line of Discord and Rhyme*

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Straddling the Line of Discord and Rhyme*

“After seeing the NFL’s decision letters, the NFLPA has still not received any detailed or specific evidence from the league of these specific players’ involvement in an alleged pay-to-injure program. We have made it clear that punishment... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Saying Goodbye to Another Great One

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Saying Goodbye to Another Great One

“If Nick were my son, I would not let him play.” –Mike McCarthy to Jason Wilde It’s a famous quote by now, and in retrospect was the beginning of the end of Nick Collin’s career as a safety... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Why Nick Collins isn’t a Factor in the 2012 Draft

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Why Nick Collins isn’t a Factor in the 2012 Draft

Dont get me wrong. I love Nick Collins. There is no question in anyone’s mind that his absence contributed to the Packer’s rather anemic performance on the defensive side of the ball all season long. As we near the 2012 NFL... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Zucchinis or Portents of the Mayan Apocalypse

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Zucchinis or Portents of the Mayan Apocalypse

Yes, this is a counterpoint to the fabulous Thaddeus Collins’ case for Leaving the Gun and Taking the Tebow that he wrote yesterday. If you haven’t read it, you really should. After all, he does make some really logical... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: If I Were Emperor of the Pro Bowl

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: If I Were Emperor of the Pro Bowl

…or How Kelly Will Never Get Those Three Hours of Her Life Back. I hate All Star type of games. They are cake, incredibly boring and absolutely pointless. I stand by what I said last night. The Pro Bowl is the equivalent of licking... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Curious Case of Jermichael Finley

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Curious Case of Jermichael Finley

He wants to be a great player and thinks he’s going to be a great player With his talent level, that’s half the battle. I look for him continuing to develop and establishing himself definitely as one of the tight ends, Pro Bowl tight... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Everybody Hurts

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Everybody Hurts

Everybody hurts Take comfort in your friends. Everybody hurts Don’t throw your hand. Oh, no Don’t throw your hand If you feel like you’re alone, No, no, no, you are not alone.       –REM   Sorry,... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Postgame Post Mortem (The Matty Flynn Show Edition)

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Postgame Post Mortem (The Matty Flynn Show Edition)

So, the Lions lost to the Packers’ Junior Varsity squad. May have been a gimme game, but the Lions really didn’t want to have to travel to New Orleans in the first round. Oh well. Too bad, so sad. That said, they can thank... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Case of the Sprained Kneecap

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: The Case of the Sprained Kneecap

By now everyone has assumed crash positions after hearing the Packers’ Offensive Line took another hit when Coach McCarthy told reporters yesterday that Bryan Bulaga had a sprained kneecap and that it would be challenging ... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Once More Unto the Breach

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Once More Unto the Breach

Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; Or close up the wall with our [Packer] dead! In peace there’s nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility: But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then... read more »