All-weather friends and Packer fans

All-weather friends and Packer fans

We were limping to the finish line of this Packer season, cold, discouraged and disconcertingly relieved to be attending our last game at Lambeau, when we ran smack into a bunch of green and gold cheer. Our friends the Shadick family, with their matching Christmas Packer hand warmers and their contagious grins, understand that football [...]

Yinz treated us well at #HeinzField, #Steelerfans

Yinz treated us well at #HeinzField, #Steelerfans

I wore my dad's jersey into Heinz Field because I wasn't sure how Steeler fans would treat me and my giant green and gold Packer coat. If they got nasty, I figured I could explain that, though my dad played for the Packers for eight years and the Colts for one, he was from Pennsylvania [...]

Flagged for a fan interference (Sorry folks. Won’t happen again)

We take our game day preparation very seriously around these parts. For cold home games we dress for warmth, for early season games we dress for comfort and always, always we dress to honor the juju. If the Packers lose when I'm wearing my favorite vintage jersey, of course I put it away for the [...]

The second grittiest performance at Lambeau Field

The second grittiest performance at Lambeau Field Sunday afternoon took place steps away from the legendary stadium, 45 minutes before the game began. All week the over under on Katherine Biskupic's game day attire hovered at an impressive four over (tights, long-johns, yoga pants, jeans), a ratio that had seen the veteran fan through some [...]