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The “Friendship Blog”

November 12, 2010

In between her frequent demands for more Backyardigans videos and her alarming tendency to use me as a punching bag, my three-year-old daughter will often ask her mother or me ...

‘Best Case / Worse Case’ Scenarios for the NFC

September 10, 2010

Having just celebrated yet another birthday, I find myself in a reflective sort of mood.  One thing I think I’ve learned as I get older is how to make better ...

Brett Favre Had the Right Idea for a Minute

August 4, 2010

You know, a guy goes on vacation for a couple of weeks with his family and he tries to ease back into normal life, and suddenly, all hell breaks loose. I’m ...

10 Biggest Sports Disappointments of 2010 in Wisconsin

July 2, 2010

Look, I know we haven’t talked for a while. But I was a little afraid to call you. I know that the last few days have been tough. I heard about ...

Minnesota’s Suspicious “Border Battle” Victory

May 17, 2010

As someone who has spent almost exactly half of his life living in the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” and half of his life living in “America’s Dairyland,” I know a ...

The 10 Best NFL Games of the 2009-2010 Season

February 16, 2010

I can’t say goodbye yet. There were so many high-profile sporting events this weekend.  There was the NBA All-Star Game in Dallas, which I believe was attended by more people than ...