1. Time Is Ripe for Fans to Send a Message to the NFL

    The NFL has recently announced that it is planning for an eight-game season if negotiations with the union don't pan out soon. Big deal... I don't know who is to blame for this mess, nor do I really care...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about 3 years ago 91 reads 1 comments

  2. NFC Championship: 6 Unusual Ways the Bears Can Gain an Edge On the Packers

    Clausewitz once said that enemies can strategize all they want, but when confrontation finally happens, both sides will be in a "fog of war" and the best prepared side will come out victorious...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 983 reads 1 comments

  3. Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears: The Lost Rivalry

    What on Earth happened to me? While stretching to play Tuesday night basketball in the DC suburbs, I found myself, a staunch Packers fan, telling a Chicago Bears fan that his team is doing pretty good this year...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 574 reads 2 comments

  4. NFC Division Playoffs: Keys to a Green Bay Packers Win

    The Green Bay Packers have shown tremendous resiliency during an injury-plagued year when many experts predicted they would go to the Super Bowl...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 703 reads 1 comments

  5. Green Bay Packers' Loss To the Atlanta Falcons Identifies Three Major Problems

    Losing to the Atlanta Falcons by three points with seconds left in the game is somewhat impressive considering the fact that the Falcons can’t lose at the Georgia Dome ...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 899 reads 21 comments

  6. Titans' Randy Moss, Vikings' Brett Favre Head NFL's First Gobble, Gobble Awards

    Gobble, Gobble! It's Thanksgiving week which means it's time for the 1st Annual Gobble, Gobble Awards (GGA). The GGA's are given to the NFL's biggest Turkeys and we all know there are plenty this year...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 318 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL's Best Scenario: Vikings Cut Favre, Packers Pick Him Up

    Now that former Viking coach Brad Childress has been fired, the question remains in Vikingland and the NFL — what to do with Favre? For most national sports writers the answer is easy—the Vikings should cut him...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 1,450 reads 23 comments

  8. NFL: The Easy and Needed Solution to the 18-Game Schedule

    Most of us who are reading this article grew up playing street or sandlot football and dreamed about becoming an NFL football player...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 3 years ago 127 reads 0 comments

  9. 10 Things To Look for When Favre and Moss Play the Packers (SATIRE)

    SATIRE— NFL fans are marking their calendar for Oct. 31 when Randy Moss and the Vikings head to New England to take on the Pats, but perhaps another game should be first on the radar...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about almost 4 years ago 894 reads 8 comments

  10. Randy Moss Trade Magnifies Problems with Green Bay Packers' Strategy

    Across the nation, white-collar sports fans have abruptly stopped their daytime jobs of teaching children, reviewing contracts, and making deals to sit at their computers and weigh in with their thoughts on the Randy Moss trade...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about almost 4 years ago 2,953 reads 75 comments

  11. Randy Moss Trade Will Keep the Vikings in Minnesota

    An overwhelming number of NFL experts continue scratching their heads over the blockbuster trade of Randy Moss to the Vikings. Maybe they should put a purple and yellow “thinking cap” on to keep from scratching...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about almost 4 years ago 652 reads 4 comments

  12. Thomas the Tank Series Announces Development of New Engine Named Brett (Satire)

    HiT Entertainment today announced today that they are in the process of developing a new Tank Engine named after Brett Favre...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 344 reads 0 comments

  13. Ravens Game Proves Jennings Should Be Traded

    It has been three weeks since I wrote the article below. I imagine that, like Aaron Rodgers facial expressions clearly demonstrated agains the Ravens, fans are also become frustrated with Jennings - especially after the Ravens game...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 33 reads 44 comments

  14. Coming Out of the Closet: Yes, I Am an Oakland Raiders Fan

    I know what you’re thinking. Bay area and coming out of the closet? Sounds a little suspicious? A few years ago, I was laced with shrapnel from a 40 mm grenade...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 655 reads 26 comments

  15. Mike Holmgren Would Look Good in Silver and Black

    Mike “the Walrus” Holmgren’s recent comments blasting Washington Redskins owner Dan Schneider for replacing Jim Zorn as the offensive play-caller left speculation that he ...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 651 reads 10 comments

  16. Aaron Kampman's Concussion, Loss Due to Packers' Poor General Managing

    As a high school football coach, I have one golden rule I tell my players: Go 100 percent or find yourself on the bench. Sure, this golden rule helps win ball games, but that is not the main motive...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 488 reads 15 comments

  17. Brett Favre Finally Has His Kind of Receivers

    Brett Favre has some amazing records.  His most impressive record is his ironman consecutive games started streak. Unfortunately the NFL doesn’t have statistics to measure the success of a ...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 1,042 reads 7 comments

  18. Expert's Top 5 Continue To Leave Vikings Out Of The Top 2

    Week 11 has not seen its due and the experts have already published their NFL Top 5 List. Ranked 1 and 2 each week are either the Saints or Colts, and which team is number 1 seems to be the great argument...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 293 reads 1 comments

  19. Playoff Scenario Favors Brett Favre, Vikings Fans

    It is only week 11 and a lot can happen during the rest of the season, but the top two teams in the NFC are going to be hard to catch...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 1,113 reads 8 comments

  20. NFL MVP? Time To Pick O-Lineman

    Since 1957, the Associated Press has chosen either a running back or quarterback as the NFL MVP every year with the exception of two defensive players (Alan Page and Lawrence Taylor) and, ironically, one kicker (Mark Moseley)...

    Uden Franklin Written by Uden Franklin about over 4 years ago 512 reads 3 comments