In today’s 2 Cent Tuesday sports blog, allow me to suggest that the Green Bay Packers’ financial books were not the only thing opened yesterday. The mouths of countless football fans were also opened extremely wide after the Pack announced … Continue reading
Green Bay Packers fans, universally known as Cheeseheads, have always been recognized as some of the NFL’s most fervent.
However, on July 18, 2015 fans will find out if these same football faithful will also be remembered as some of the most forgiving, too.
On that date, the Packers Hall of Fame will induct estranged former Green Bay QB legend, Brett Favre, into its elite fraternity. Favre and his family will be honored next year, and his iconic #4 jersey retired.Continue reading
An ordained Evangelical pastor, Reggie White embodied his befitting Minister of Defense nickname. On the football field, he consistently administered defensive pressure. When away from the gridiron, he ministered to inner-city youth and those less fortunate.Continue reading
Originally meant as an insult, the Cheesehead nickname now ranks as one of the highest forms of professional football flattery.
In 1987, Chicago Bears fans believed they were mocking Green Bay Packer rivals from the dairy state of Wisconsin.Continue reading