The Jay Cutler Rules

I’ve opted to do what so many in the media didn’t on Sunday, and that’s wait a day or two and gather information before saying or writing anything about the Jay Cutler injury. I realize with Twitter and Facebook, many have a desire to get opinion out there as quickly as possible. But there is…
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Defense – Not Offense – Rules The Day In NFL

For all of the talk about the NFL being all too kind to offenses, a quick glance at the remaining playoffs teams reveals the contrary. All four teams left in the NFL postseason are ranked in the top six in scoring defense. And while they might not have the high-powered offenses that draw the biggest ratings, it’s…
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TCF Proves To Be A Big Hit For Fans

In the end, it’s safe to say Monday’s game between the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears went off mostly without a hitch. Yeah, there was a fan that ran onto the field and had to be restrained by security. And I’m sure all of the snow piling up on the streets led to a couple…
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Football Outside? You Know You Love It!

I have to admit that it just seems right that the Minnesota Vikings will honor their 50th anniversary team with a setting more like the one most of the players in franchise history played in. Of course, that’s ignoring the fact that, to steal a line from the movie “Grumpy Old Men,” it will be “butt…
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A Memorable Anniversary, Plus NFL Picks

It was a whole 25 years ago that an NFL team got together, made a memorable music video, and then went on to win the Super Bowl. I’m speaking of the 1985 Chicago Bears. It was 25 years ago yesterday that the video was produced. Hard to imagine a team doing something like that now.…
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