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Beer Commercials – Good Ones & Bad Ones

Beer commercials and the NFL go together like Clay Matthews and hair conditioner – they are inseparable. Problem is the commercials suck. The quality has dipped faster than Christian Ponder’s future as an NFL QB. You youngbloods reading this need to

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Concussion Movie Review

The most important Hollywood movie about the dangers of playing football was released Christmas Day, Concussion. The film has attracted widespread attention for various reasons, not the least being the disturbing story it tells about the serious consequences of repeated

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Concussion Movie: Dave Duerson

Note: This post originally appeared in November of 2015, before the release of the movie. It has not been updated. On February 17, 2011, Antoinette Sykes received a text from her fiancée Dave Duerson that alarmed her: “My dear Angel, I

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Ditka Packers? What’s Going On? 0

Recently social media has been buzzing with viral videos of someone appearing to be Mike Ditka wearing Green Bay Packers apparel. Was it really Chicago’s beloved Da Coach? It was. What’s actually happening is that Ditka and other NFL stars

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Bridge of Spies Review

James B. Donovan is an American hero. Not the kind of hero who bravely fights in wars, but the kind who stands strongly behind his convictions even in the face of personal threat to him and his family. The kind

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The Martian

I walked out of The Martian screening with a kind of weightless feeling, impressed by the filmmaking and acting, but devoid of much feeling for the characters and the movie’s climax. At rottentomatoes.com, The Martian has a 93% favorable rating and

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Ronda Rousey Videos

Ronda Rousey is one of the most intriguing athletes in the entire world. She’s breaking through ceilings with a brute force normally associated with male athletes. Currently she’s hard to miss when watching TV or surfing the net as she’s

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Movie Review: The Walk

“The Walk,” is based on the true story of French artist Philippe Petit’s spectacular 1974 high wire walk between New York’s Twin Towers. Pardon my french, but this movie is fucking awesome. This story was told in an exquisite 2008 documentary

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Movie Review: Black Mass

There’s a scene in Black Mass where Whitey Bulger grabs his victim by the neck and chokes the life out of the person. We don’t see it. It’s off camera. But, we hear the victim’s dying breaths. It’s chilling. Very

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Packers – Tonight Show Superlatives 0

Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show has a regular feature named Tonight Show Superlatives. The feature pokes fun at athletes photos in a yearbook “Most Likely to…” bit. The Green Pay Packers and Seattle Seahawks were featured this week. See video below..

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