While I am quick to sing his praises these days, I must admit that Green Bay coach Mike McCarthy often had me shaking my head during his first few seasons as the head of the Pack. But I have had few, if any, doubts about his coaching decisions since winning the Super Bowl. Until now.
Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy may be ecstatic heading into the bye week, but that doesn’t mean fans have to be looking forward to a Pack-free weekend.
With the fantasy football season approaching its latter stages, sleepers are becoming few and far between. But there are still some sleepers out there, and here are a few I find most valuable in week 9.
It is a place where I warned few would go if the Packers were to fall at home to the New York Giants, thus going one and done in the playoffs after a 15-1 regular season. That is, how much of a distraction did the events involving the tragic loss of Offensive Coordinator Joe Philbin’s son play into preparing for the Divisional Playoff?
While the sentimental among us enjoy the Gatorade bath because it symbolizes the triumph of a team of men on the field of athletic battle and the ultimate moment of shared jubilation and respect between coach and player, I enjoy Gatorade baths for a far different reason. Pictures and videos of them can be laugh-lout-loud hilarious.