Archive for: Football

QUICK HIT: Yesssss!!!!! He’s (all but) Gone!

Received a bit of news today that is sure to warm the heart of many a Green Bay Packer fan. The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel is reporting that Packers cornerback Jarrett Bush has signed an offer sheet with the Tennessee Titans.  As a restricted... read more »

 

QUICK HIT: Whither Vick?

Heard a lot of speculation recently regarding the prospective United Football League, which aims to open play this fall in competition with the 800 pound gorilla of professional sports: The National Football League.  Never mind that this concept... read more »

 

It’s All About Brett

The New York Jets announced yesterday that Brett Favre had notified them of his intention to retire from the NFL.  Naturally, Brett didn’t condescend to contact the Jets directly, instead instructing his agent Bus Cook to inform... read more »

 

QUICK HIT: Doug Pedersen Back in Football

Doug Pedersen will be joining the Philadelphia Eagles as more likely than not their QB Coach.  I met Doug once where he signed a football for me.  I wanted it to be personalized and asked if he would make it out to “Doug Pedersen’s... read more »

 

Brett Favre’s Road to Redemption

As I survey the charred landscape the surrounds the past year of Brett Favre’s career I have begun to ponder whether there is a way he might regain some of the luster that was removed from the legacy of his remarkable NFL career. There... read more »

 

QUICK HIT: Hall of Fame

Heard on the radio today that Run DMC and Metallica were being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Thought to myself, that would be like Don Majkowski being inducted into the Green Bay Packer Hal…. Oops! Never mind. Tweet

 

Let’s Get It Straight, People

Today on the Packers pregame show on the Packers Radio Network a popular misconception about the roster inherited by Packers GM Ted Thompson was aired. One of the panelists in the 10am segment noted the “disaster” TT had to deal... read more »

 

Roll Off Of Rodgers

I am tired of hearing Bob McGinn, Tom Silverstein and Bill Michaels ding Packers QB Aaron Rodgers for his late game performance, suggesting that Rodgers “failures” in the fourth quarter this year have been a reason for GB’s... read more »

 

How Long Till Pitchers and Catchers Report?

With yet another offensive defensive performance by the Packers we can now enjoy the last two games in what is essentially garbage time…and not the good kind. For the first time in a very long while I actually feel better about how the... read more »