Samuel Deeds – An American Hero

This Sunday, America’s most famous race track will hold its annual NASCAR race in Indianapolis, Indiana. Ironically, it’s no longer called “The Brickyard 400.” Instead, the Samuel Deeds 400 at the Brickyard will commence Sunday afternoon, confusing both hardcore NASCAR fans and casual observers alike.

Green Bay Packers Tailgate Tour makes first stop in Iowa

At the end of March, Green Bay Packers President Mark Murphy announced the stops for the eighth annual Packers Tailgate Tour! For those of you who don’t know, the Packers Tailgate Tour is a week-long event where current players, alumni and usually some staff from the front office, Murphy, travel around the state of Wisconsin […]

Bradley Cooper, Julian Edelman visit Boston Marathon bombing victim in hospital

Let’s face it, no matter how hard we try and hate Bradley Cooper for being an insanely successful, Oscar-nominated actor who women swoon over, it’s time to give up. The guy is self-deprecating, humble, funny, willing to make fun of himself and he seems to always do awesome stuff that makes us respect him even […]

On the Boston Marathon bombings, life and what’s important

Well, that was one hell of a first day on the job. This space was originally reserved for me to introduce myself to the Midwest Sports Fans audience after Jerod’s incredibly eloquent passing of the torch this morning. But after the events in Boston Monday afternoon, I can’t bear to put together some sort of […]

Letter From The (Former) Editor: Saying Thank You, But Definitely Not Goodbye, As I Step Aside

Here is a prediction for you: this domain will serve up 21,670,938 more pageviews, and then some, in the coming years. I will love watching it. And I will continue to love contributing to it. But I’ll be doing so a few steps removed from my current role.

#PassTheCrown Update: Our Gift Was Stolen!

I usually have nothing negative to say about whiskey. However, on this day, I have a bit of a bone to pick with Whiskey Goldmine…because they stole our gift in the Crown Royal #PassTheCrown white elephant gift exchange!

Holiday Reading and Gift Idea: Marble City by Ari Kaufman

I want to issue a well-deserved shout out to our very own AJ Kaufman, whose first non-fiction book “Marble City” is now available for sale.

Battle of the #Movember Mustaches: Does Jay Cutler or Aaron Rodgers Rock the Better ‘Stache?

The Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers are currently fighting for first place in the NFC North division, but we must not let that get in the way of the real contest facing the teams this month. Which of the teams’ star quarterbacks rocks the better Movember mustache? Let’s take a look at the competing ‘staches and find out.

Movember Update: Which MSFer Is Rocking The Best Facial Hair?

We love a good competition here at MSF. So what fun would it be if we didn’t critique the fuzzy faces of the MSFers participating in Movember? As a neutral bystander and huge advocate of facial hair, Amanda has decided to judge all of the MSF fuzzy faces of Movember!

Veterans Day: Thank a Veteran This Weekend (Plus a List of Notable Athletes Who Have Served)

With Veterans Day coming up on Sunday, it’s important for all of us, as citizens of the United States of America, to take the time to remember those who have served, are currently serving, and those who have lost their lives fighting for the very freedoms that we enjoy on a daily basis.

And ‘Our’ Gift in the #PassTheCrown Gift Exchange Is…

This morning, I presented the clue Crown Royal sent me for our gift in the #PassTheCrown gift exchange. And now we know what it is.

#PassTheCrown Gift Exchange Begins…So What Do You Think We (and You!) Got?

Yesterday I told you about the beginning of this year’s #PassTheCrown Gift Exchange, and how it can positively benefit YOU. Today, the fun begins…and MSF is up first.

Thanks to Crown Royal, Something Very Exciting Starts Tomorrow Here at MSF…For YOU

Yet another holiday edition of everyone’s favorite gift exchange extravaganza Pass The Crown begins tomorrow, and I can’t wait to get started. Because…we’re up first. And one of you is getting the exact same awesome gift that I am.

Video: Chuck Pagano’s Inspiring Locker Room Speech

After a hard fought victory on Sunday against a much improved Miami Dolphins team, Colts head coach Pagano surprised his men in the locker room and gave one of the most rousing and emotional inspirational speeches in recent memory.

Join The MSF Movember Team To Fight Prostate Cancer

Many MSF team members are “sacrificing” for a greater good this November: men’s health (specifically men’s prostate cancer) by either growing an awesome stache or choosing to forgo shaving altogether.