Archive for: Ted Thompson

Dreamy Dudes of Doppler – Expect The Unexpected

This season came to represent the unexpected – so many twists and turns; a rollercoaster type season ending in the ultimate opportunity. To honor that, a bit of a twist on today’s installment. While some would not find these... read more »

 

Ted Thompson Made Me Eat Crow

Following week four, I penned a column (that incidentally got me invited to write here) blasting Ted Thompson’s ego and his unwavering belief in the depth of his roster. Hindsight being 20/20 and all, I realize now, that many of my... 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 »

 

“If Everyone Stays Healthy…”

It’s instructive to look back at the preseason predictions for the Green Bay Packers . I couldn’t help but notice the caveat: “If everyone stays healthy, this team is the Super Bowl favorite in the N.F.C.” The thing... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler

Editor’s note:  Now that the regular season is over for the Wisconsin  football team, I plan to take a little different tack with this space (the more alert among you may have noticed the title change).  In recent months, I focused... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Over The River & Through The Woods…

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is women born in November. A Daisy Fuentes (Nov. 17) sort of morning. Programming Notes:  You’ll have to fend for yourself tomorrow morning as there won’t be a Daybreak... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Of Running Up the Score & Mark Tauscher

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Sit-Com Ladies! A Rashida Jones (Ann Perkins - “Parks and Recreation”) sort of morning. PackerNet has some early thoughts on this weekends Packers-Vikings game... read more »

 

A Violent Femme’s View – Some Byes Are Harder Than Others

Wow, how did the bye week get here so quickly? It was just yesterday we were watching the first game with starry eyes, anticipating the streak of wins that would culminate in the Dolphins finally not drinking their champagne and Packer fans... read more »

 

Sunday Morning Musings

The end of Daylight Savings Time apparently came a little late for the Wisconsin Badgers football team in yesterday’s game at Purdue.  Either the 7th ranked Badgers plane was late getting into West Lafayette or else the team decided to... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Big Weekend for Football in Wisconsin

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Movie/TV Stars I Had Crushes On in College/Early 90′s. A Meg Ryan (The quintessential crush of men my age group & everyone else in the 90’s) sort of morning. Jersey... read more »