1. Wolverines/Badgers Preview: Michigan Woes To Continue

    Who: Michigan Wolverines @ Wisconsin Badgers Where: Camp Randall Stadium, Big Ten Network. When: Saturday, Nov. 14, 11:00 AM CST. You have to feel sorry for Michigan...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 410 reads 4 comments

  2. Badgers-Hoosiers: Wisconsin Looks for Another Rout Against Indiana

    Who: Wisconsin @ Indiana Where: Memorial Stadium, Big Ten Network When: Saturday, Nov. 7, 11 AM CST. It’s been a terrible week for former Wisconsin Badger football stars now playing in the NFL...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  3. Reeling Green Bay Packers: Sorry, Titletown, It's Not 2003 Anymore

    It was Ted Thompson’s worst nightmare, and fittingly enough, it happened just hours after Halloween ended. Brett Favre. Celebrating at Lambeau Field. After having just beaten the Packers...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 809 reads 3 comments

  4. Boilermakers/Badgers Preview: The Power Of Good Byes

    What: Purdue @ Wisconsin. Where: Camp Randall Stadium, ESPN2 When: Saturday, October 31, 11 AM CST. I love the double bye. I support the double bye. I miss the double bye...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 46 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Trimester Report: The Best Blog Entry Ever

    This week I was surprised to discover that Yahoo! featured a sports blog entry as one of the featured news stories on its home page. (I’m not going to link to it, the writer’s gotten enough play from it...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  6. Wisconsin-Iowa: Badgers Hope To Bounce Back Against Tough Hawkeye Team

    Who: Iowa Hawkeyes @ Wisconsin Badgers. Where: Camp Randall Stadium, ESPN. When:  Saturday, October 17, 11 AM CST...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 365 reads 3 comments

  7. Wisconsin-Ohio State: Badgers, Buckeyes Battle for Big Ten Supremacy

    Who: Wisconsin Badgers @ Ohio State Buckeyes. Where: Ohio Stadium, ABC. When: Saturday, October 10, 2:30 PM CST. Sometimes people aren’t so smart...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 327 reads 4 comments

  8. Badgers vs. Gophers Preview: You Know, That Other Rivalry Game

    Who: Wisconsin Badgers @ Minnesota Gophers Where: TCF Bank Stadium, ESPN When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 11 a.m. CST. In listening to the new Beatles remasters, I keep having the same thought over and over: Man, that Paul McCartney can play the bass...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 437 reads 1 comments

  9. NFL Week Three: Not Impressed

    Three years ago, my wife and I took a driving trip with my parents out east to visit the Sesame Place theme park...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 106 reads 2 comments

  10. Michigan State-Wisconsin: Passing Game Is Key

    Who: Michigan State Spartans @ Wisconsin Badgers Where: Camp Randall Stadium, Madison, WI When: Saturday, Sept...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about almost 5 years ago 191 reads 2 comments

  11. Badgers/Bulldogs In Review

    There are three things I know for certain about my father-in-law: He’s a superb golfer and bowler, he’s very happy that Brett Favre is no longer a Green Bay Packer, and he hates it when a football team runs out the clock to end the first half.

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 35 reads 0 comments

  12. Badgers/Bulldogs Preview: 2009 Edition

    Who: Fresno State Bulldogs @ Wisconsin Badgers.Where: Camp Randall Stadium, ESPNWhen: Saturday, September 13, 11 AM CST It appeared at first to be a joke...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 137 reads 0 comments

  13. Fearless NFL Predictions for 2009

    I hate fall. Fall means the end of warm weather (and it wasn’t even warm this year in Southern Wisconsin—once again, global warming has let me down), the end of swimming (the only ...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 970 reads 0 comments

  14. 2009 Wisconsin Badgers Football: Curb Your Enthusiasm, Camp Randall

    Packers fans, after three dominant preseason performances by Green Bay, have every reason to be excited about the upcoming NFL season...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 386 reads 0 comments

  15. Top Five NFL / TV Questions Of 2009

    I had a thought the other day that I quickly dismissed as more my own personal bias than reality. But then I heard a national sportscaster give voice to my exact thoughts on ESPN...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 686 reads 2 comments

  16. Packers Continue To Make Mangini Miserable

    Cleveland Browns head coach Eric Mangini must be wondering what he’s done to cheese off Mike McCarthy and Ted Thompson...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 921 reads 1 comments

  17. Complaints and Grievances in Green Bay

    At the Madison Mallards game Saturday night, I was unfortunate enough to spend some quality time with a fan full of nothing but bitterness (well, and maybe some Bud Light Lime). Oh, he wasn’t bitter at Maynard G’s team...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 834 reads 6 comments

  18. What A Difference A Year Makes in Green Bay

    What a difference a year makes. Last August 2, despite having just been swept in a four-game series by the hated Cubs, the Milwaukee Brewers were thirteen games over .500 and had the second-best record in the National League...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 232 reads 1 comments

  19. Brett Favre and ESPN's Plan Of Global Dominance

    Anybody who knows me knows that during the summer, I spend three glorious hours a week watching CBS’s Big Brother. I make no apologies for it, as I find the program endlessly entertaining...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 504 reads 0 comments

  20. A Month Of Sports Blog Entries

    Hey, did you know that July was National Blog Posting Month? The only trouble is that apparently to properly commemorate National Blog Posting Month, you’re supposed to post to your blog every day of the month...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  21. Ryan Braun's (False) Hope

    Greetings, sports fans. I have returned from a nasty back injury that is not exactly 100% healed, but I thought I’d better return so I could give all of you that incisive Tour ...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 232 reads 0 comments

  22. Father's Day: Dad, Always Wanted an Athlete?

    Happy belated Father’s Day to all of the fathers in the house. I meant to post this on Sunday, but Father’s Day weekend has become remarkably hectic around our place since my daughter was born on June 18, 2007...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  23. Brewers: Manny Parra has Gone South. What's Next?

    For Milwaukee Brewers' fans, the ugliest battle of the month hasn’t been David Letterman vs. Sarah Palin. It has been Brewers' starting pitcher Manny Parra vs. opposing batters...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about over 5 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  24. This Jersey for Sale

    The WNBA opened its season this weekend. Yes, the same weekend that the NHL and NBA finals are continuing, that Tiger Woods is playing at the Memorial Tournament, and that jockey Calvin Borel ...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about over 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  25. Taking Down Tarkenton

    A week ago, if I had found myself playing the macabre party game “Dead or Alive,” and Fran Tarkenton’s name had come up, I would have been stumped...

    Jeff Robbins Written by Jeff Robbins about over 5 years ago 578 reads 8 comments