Archive for: Pro Football

Humbled And Eager, VY’s Back

Humbled And Eager, VY’s Back

“I made some mistakes. And when you have the type of mistakes that I have, being quarterback in the NFL, it can ruin your career. So right now, I’m trying to fight hard to give it another go, another shot.” 30 year old Quarterback... read more »

 

Football Is Back Baby!

Football Is Back Baby!

I know it’s only been one pre-season game, and I know we didn’t score any points, but that feeling is back! You all know that feeling, the one in the pit of your stomach that only occurs once a year, the feeling of knowing football... read more »

 

The MLB’s Contract Culture Must Change

The MLB’s Contract Culture Must Change

Hindsight is a powerful and dangerous thing. The human ability to envision the “what ifs” in life is something we are all victims of at various points in time. And on a day in which the Milwaukee Brewers’ front office staff are pounding... read more »

 

Casey Hayward: Silence Is Golden

Casey Hayward: Silence Is Golden

In the past few years, and almost out of nowhere, the Vanderbilt Commodores recruited and produced one of the NFL’s most exciting defensive players, who’s rookie season in 2012 gave the Packer defense something to shout about. He may be... read more »

 

Eddie Lacy: The Missing Piece

Eddie Lacy: The Missing Piece

“You know, I was surprised, ‘cos you don’t expect to be able to run the ball as easily as I did on such a big stage. But the coaching staff had a great gameplan and we came out with an offensive mindset, the offensive line were really... read more »

 

9 Reasons You’re Thankful You Aren’t A Bears Fan

9 Reasons You’re Thankful You Aren’t A Bears Fan

Thanksgiving is in a week.   I’ll let that sink in. We’re coming off a bye, we are 6-3 and one game behind the Bears. One game ahead of the Viqueens. If you had told me the NFC North would be the powerhouse this year, I probably... read more »

 

NFL Europe: London’s Calling

NFL Europe: London’s Calling

Toward the end of the National Football League season, there was a bit of speculation on the league locating a franchise in London, England as well as on the international future of the NFL.  English Packers’ fan Stephen Kilbey wrote... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler 1/15/12: Character Matters

PD Sunday Sampler 1/15/12: Character Matters

The end of a disappointing (for them) season for the New York Jets didn’t bring an end to the shenanigans surrounding the team.  Since that time, 3rd string quarterback Greg McIlroy conducted a radio interview in which he spoke of the... read more »

 

PD Saturday Sampler 1/8/12: One Happy Return

PD Saturday Sampler 1/8/12: One Happy Return

(Editor’s Note:  Since “Milwaukee Brian” has seen fit to usurp Sunday posts on this site, we will endeavor to get this feature out on Saturday for the foreseeable future.) It was an eventful week in Badgerland.  While... read more »

 

PD Saturday Sampler 12/31/11: #1 Underdog?

PD Saturday Sampler 12/31/11: #1 Underdog?

(Editor’s Note:  Since everyone figures to be too hungover tomorrow morning to read, we’re posting this a day early this week.) Has there ever been a number one playoff seed more lightly regarded than the 2011 Green Bay Packers? For... read more »