There are several words used by analysts to describe college players entering the NFL draft that drive me crazy. Examples include: Athletic. What does it mean to be athletic? Shouldn’t all athletes getting paid to play sports be considered athletic? High upside. How many teams draft players because they have little or no upside? Get-off. […]
When a 9-0 team like the Green Bay Packers welcomes a 4-5 club like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, there are going to be a number of factors that favor the undefeated team at home. And really, Packers fans probably don’t need much for comfort as they head into Sunday. I’ve haven’t witnessed much nail-biting in […]
After barely getting by the Detroit Lions at home 28-26, the Packers limp (again, not a word you’d usually associate with a 3-1 team) into Washington DC to face the Washington Redskins who are coming off a 17-12 win over the Eagles in Philadelphia.