Archive for: Pro Football

Fortune Favors the (Green and) Gold

Fortune Favors the (Green and) Gold

Photo Credit: CheeseheadTV How many Packers fans can honestly say that they predicted that the Packers would be 14-1 after 15 weeks of this season? I personally predicted this team would go 12-4 and I would’ve been greatly surprised if... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Surrender Dorothy

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Surrender Dorothy

…or wherein Kelly officially becomes a Merchant of Doom. Lots going on in the world today. It’s hotter than balls in Wisconsin. Not surprising even though there was a hard frost only last week. The WIAA State Track... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: We need the wood elsewhere!

The NFL Lock Out has been going on, what, a whole month now? So much for riding that warm fuzzy from the Super Bowl all the way until September. Show us the books, one side demands. You guys are a bunch of whiny little children*, the... read more »

 

Slavery? REALLY?!!

I fully intended to stay away from the current collective bargaining dispute between NFL owners and players because the entire concept of a dispute involving so much money holds very little resonance for me as an average fan.  But I just... read more »

 

PD Saturday Sampler

Some Packers-related items to get you through the ‘bye’ week………. Many years ago, my then-fiance and I were out in the San Francisco area to attend the wedding of a cousin of mine.  As it happened, the night after... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

Saturday’s NFC divisional playoff between the Green Bay Packers and the Atlanta Falcons was not the game I expected.  Not by a long shot.  Not even close, in my anticipation or on the scoreboard.  And for once, the so-called experts... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

Anyone who takes issue with the tight-lipped way that the Green Bay Packers generally conduct their business should take a look at what transpired in South Beach this past week. Miami Dolphins’ ownership openly courted hot coaching prospect... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

The Wisconsin Badgers football team played in the Rose Bowl yesterday for only the 5th time in my lifetime.  I don’t remember the first one so well as I was only 3 years old at the time, and I doubt I’ll make much effort to remember... read more »

 

Post-Christmas Thoughts on Fans & Coaches

This being the holiday weekend, I really didn’t plan on posting anything as I figured people would be too busy with family and presents to need further diversion.  But this has become part of my Sunday morning routine so I may as well... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

Yesterday was the annual Wisconsin/Marquette basketball game and while some on our ‘staff’ apparently don’t view it as a ‘true’ rivalry (no offense, Brian ;)), it was a typically intense contest with Wisconsin hanging... read more »