I don't think you can be a Packer fan and not be grateful for Aaron's Rodger's stellar performances during his historic 18 years in Green Bay. And I don't think you can be a Wisconsinite and not be grateful that he has moved on. These past few seasons have been uncomfortable -- kind of like [...]
30 years later, the gratitude remains
No Lion, I was grateful to be there
If I could, I would have written a better ending to the Packer season. It would have wrapped up in Arizona with a Super Bowl win following one of those glorious I-told-you-so rolls through the playoffs we Packer fans could practically taste. But, I don't write fiction here and, in truth, the Packers did not [...]
See you Sunday at Lambeau
Listen, I'm going to be at Lambeau on Sunday, holding my own in Section 117 and cheering on a team I've loved for all my life. While I can't unsee that failed play in which David Bakhtiari, wearer of "the sexiest number in football" and owner of the fragilest knee, reported as an eligible receiver [...]
Tag, you’re it!
I did not, as my beloved Packers invited me to do, tag myself in the “Ultimate Lambeau Selfie” the folks at 1265 emailed me earlier this week. In fact, initially I was pretty horrified by the idea that, while I earnestly, occasionally loudly, and with alternating expressions of glee and disappointment, cheered my team on, [...]