So the loss to the Arizona Cardinals hurt so bad that I haven’t said the word New York Giants since I screamed it at my television immediately following the fumble by running back Ahmad Bradshaw in the fourth quarter. Worse is that I’ve neglected what I love most and that thinking, living and breathing football. More »
First and foremost, let me wish everyone a “Happy Halloween!”. The annual holiday filled with costumed characters, spooky tales, candy, pumpkins, and other autumn-themed objects is upon us, as is the 8th week of the 2009 NFL season. And while there are certainly a fair share of tricks played on the 31st of October, tomorrow will most definitely be a treat for Philadelphia sports fans. More »
Let’s not waste any time going all ESPN about Brett Favre’s homecoming Sunday at Lambeau Field.
I’m going to save the soap-opera banter for the folks in Bristol, Conn. and talk about the game, itself, which pits the Minnesota Vikings (6-1) against the Green Bay Packers (4-2) in a pivotal NFC North divisional game with serious ramifications.
When the Eagles signed former Cleveland Brown defender Sean Jones in the offseason’s free agency period, they expected to get a top-notch Safety with excellent starting qualities. However, the 27-year-old failed to stay in true competition for the Free Safety job, and eventually lost his chance at beginning the season as the starter to 5th-round Draft pick Macho Harris. After a move back to his natural Strong Safety position and four games of special teams and reserve play, it was looking as if Jones (pictured) was on pace for little to no significant impacts on the team all year. More »
Way back in August ESPN writer Jemele Hill told Packer fans to give Brett Favre the “duracell treatment” when he returns to Lambaugh as the Vikings QB. In other words, she encouraged everyone to chuck batteries at Favre’s face once he steps onto the field.
That poses the question: Will fans actually listen to Ms. Hill and throw batteries at the former face of their franchise?
This week the 49ers travel to Indianapolis to take on the undefeated Colts and Bratt Favre is traveling back to Lambaugh to take on the Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. It’s a jam-packed week for football fans! Check out our predictions for these games and more after the jump. More »
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