Brett Favre has released a statement on his return to Green Bay and the retirement of his jersey. The announcement, via officialbrettfavre.com, is as follows:
“I’m pleased to announce that I will be returning to Green Bay, Wisconsin in 2015 for induction into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame and retirement of my jersey. Continue reading
Most of the game-changers in the NFL change the game by their play on the field. Ed Sabol changed the way fans see the game, hear it…he changed the NFL experience. The founder of NFL films brought fans closer to the game by bringing the sights, sounds, brutal physicality and even comic nature of our beloved game right into the fans’ living rooms. Continue reading
The Packers have some important decisions to make this off-season. Free agency can significantly change the face of an NFL franchise in short order. This year’s Packers team could possibly be missing one or more key players from the 2014 team. The Packers free agent list is significant this year and how they balance free agent signings is also therefore significant. Continue reading
Yesterday, news began to leak out that Mike McCarthy might be relegating play-calling duties to Tom Clements. As reported on WDUZ-FM in Green Bay, Clements has been elevated to associate head coach and will call the plays. Wide receivers coach Edgar Bennett will replace Clements as offensive coordinator. Continue reading
This year the Seahawks agreement with Texas A&M to use their “12th Man” expires. Currently the Seahawks are paying the university just $5,000 a year to use the logo, but nobody is sure what the price tag will be when (and if) the contract can be renewed.
This is a problem the Packers will never have to face (although some Georgia bulldogs fans might try to disagree. Continue reading