NFCN All-Pro Awards – 2014 0

It’s our mid-year NFC North Barroom All-Pro Awards. Or another excuse to drink more booze. QB – Aaron Rodgers,  Green Bay Packers Is there any doubt? Aaron Rodgers has played at an NFL MVP caliber since his fans learned to

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Chicago Bears Review 0

Time for our first annual Chicago Bears review and I need someone to balance my eternal optimism with a reality. Barroom patrons, please toast Johnathan Wood of DaBearsBeat.com. Let me begin with a personal question. Like me, you are a

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NFCN Player of the Week – Throwback 8 0

This week’s NFC North Barroom Player of the Week Award belongs to a serious candidate for the NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Award, Anthony Barr. The Vikings’ outside linebacker had eight tackles, a sack, a pass defensed, with a forced fumble, which

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Minnesota Vikings Progress 0

Catch my post about the Vikings rising stars earlier in the week? If you did you know that virtually every player mentioned factored in the Minnesota Vikings  19 to 13 overtime victory over the Buccaneers in Tampa Bay. The first

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What Now For Chicago Bears? 0

After another demoralizing defeat for Chicago Bears fans, I tend to go inward and have a dialogue with myself. Here’s the transcript: #1 Q: What now? A: First of all, have another beer. But, let’s make this a really good

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NFCN Quarterbacks – Audible Calls 0

“Omaha! Omaha! Omaha!” That’s the audible Peyton Manning has made famous. He calls it out when he wants the ball hiked. On Thursday Night’s nationally televised game, he added two new (by my count) audibles to his lexicon. There was

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Green Bay Packers & New Orleans Saints 0

Hello once again fellow boozers and bamboozlers! I am Robert Trader, your resident Barroom authority on all things artsy, fartsy and Green Bay Packers related. I am here to preview for you what promises to be a Sunday Night shootout

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Minnesota Vikings Positive Future 0

Years from now, history will tell us that 2014 was a significant year for the Minnesota Vikings. Historians will detail the fall of the franchise’s greatest player, Adrian Peterson. But, there’s another story developing that could potentially supersede the Peterson

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NFCN Player of the Week – Throwback 7 0

The question isn’t whether Aaron Rodgers is this week’s NFC North Player of the Week winner. That’s too easy. The question is, will Aaron Rodgers become the NFL’s Most Valuable Player? It’s an honor second only to the NFC North’s

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Picking On Bears Is Not Advised 0

It took me almost exactly 48 hours to come out of my stupor after the Bear loss on Sunday to the Dolphins. It’s not only the deep emotional attachment I have to the team, it is my investment in believing

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