1. This Red Wings' Fan Is "Okay" if Dan Bylsma's Penguins Win the Cup

    I cried when Yzerman lifted the Stanley Cup for the first time. Most Wings fans did. No one deserved that more than Stevie Yzerman. A true gentleman of the greatest sport. I love the Detroit Red Wings...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about 5 years ago 2,382 reads 39 comments

  2. Why Detroit Lions' Fnas Shuold Trsut Jim Schwartz

    Tehre is not a tpyo in the tltie of tihs atrclie. Or in tihs snetecne ethier. You may not blveiee taht you cluod acluaclty uesdnatnrd waht tihs atrclie syas, but jsut raed on bcusaee you rlealy can...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about 5 years ago 848 reads 32 comments

  3. The First Detroit "Depression" Lions

    What can $7,952.08 buy you these days? Certainly not an NFL franchise, that's for sure (although a lot of Lions' fans would have certainly considered selling after last year's depressing numbers)...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 677 reads 19 comments

  4. "Hey Dad, How Many Games Will The Lions Win This Year?"

    Expectations. What a funny word. Sounds a lot like another word, but I can't think of it right now. What does it really mean anyway? Maybe.....

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 425 reads 29 comments

  5. The Million Dollar Ask: Will Matt Stafford or Daunte Culpepper Lead the Lions?

    Guns or butter? The age-old economics question is being asked once again about the state of Michigan's uncertain future, but this time on the Allen Park gridiron...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 1,146 reads 54 comments

  6. 20 Season Ending Tips For Turkey Hunters

    As most turkey hunters worth their slate know, bagging the trophy timberghost depends on how much time you spend scouting before the season begins...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 61 reads 4 comments

  7. Roy, Roy, Roy! Av's Crying For Help

    According to today's Denver Post, Patrick may be with the Avalanche again, this time as the head coach! Somebody may want to let Tony Granato know—again. Very classy move by the front office...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 144 reads 2 comments

  8. Back To The Future: D-Pep Meets The New "Ford" In Detroit Today

    "Hey, Marty!" "Uh, it's Matthew." "Right. Sorry kid." Anybody got a spare Flux Capacitor on them? Cuz' we're going for a space ride...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 279 reads 4 comments

  9. Twilight Zone: Bowman-Blackhawks Or Bylsma-Babcock?

    Doo,doo,doo,doo...doo,doo,doo,doo. Doo,doo,doo,doo.... Rod Serling emerges from the Zamboni tunnel's darkness at Joe Louis Arena and begins his trademark pull on a Lucky Strike, breathily oozing mystery with every wince...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 510 reads 8 comments

  10. Swingin' a Dead Cat: Bobby Layne Weighs In On The Detroit Lions

    ME: "So Lions' fans, joining me today is hall of famer Bobby Layne. Tell us, what have you been up to since your death in 1986?" BOBBY: "Ya'll seen Field of Dreams?" ME: "Sure...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 468 reads 6 comments

  11. The 2009 Detroit Lions: Paper or Plastic?

    You hear it all over Michigan. "Give me one good reason not to bag the Lions this year." Most Lions fans have moved on. In the famous words of Ernie Harwell, they're "looooong gone...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 164 reads 11 comments

  12. The Blitz is Back: Detroit Lions' New Playbook Puts Best Foote Forward

    Sims. Peterson. And Foote? In the immortal words of Jim Carey..."SMOKIN'!" That gives Gunther Cunningham a few new pages in the Motown Cats' playbook this fall. Definitely not last years o-fer Lions with a paltry 30 sacks...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 204 reads 0 comments

  13. Detroit's Daft Day: The Holes Remain The Same?

    Daft? "R" we missing something in that headline? It remains to be seen if it was a Daft Day or a Draft Day for the Lions. Only our head banging coach may know the answer. Plenty of Detroit fans thought the Leos were dazed and confused though...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 105 reads 3 comments

  14. Detroit's Feline Flu

    "Stupid Lions!" Out of the blue, and several times throughout the post four o'clock Sundays in my Detroit home, without any particular stimulus, Fred would spout the Sunday motto to no one...

    Phil Hopersberger Written by Phil Hopersberger about over 5 years ago 217 reads 5 comments