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Garrett's code not complicated on the road

In the great basketball movie, Hoosiers, Coach Norman Dale walked his team of under-dogs into the gigantic field house where the state tournament was going to be held and showed his team how everything might seem bigger, but it is all the same. He measured the height of the basket (10 feet) and the distance to the free throw line (15 feet). Same as in the gym where they play back...

Pressure doesn’t get to unflappable Rodgers

For most of the game the Giants had Aaron Rodgers right where they wanted him, shifting around the pocket, worried he might be hit and feeling vulnerable. It doesn’t take a football genius to figure out the best way to keep the NFL’s best quarterback from playing like...

Garrett Reacts to Loss to Cardinals

Time out! Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett says all the team needs to do to win is play harder. More at and Credit: Feed Loader

Monday Dinner: Learn from Jason Garrett’s mistakes

Jason Garrett needs a nickname, and I'd like to throw out Jellyfish as a candidate. I know a no-backbone head coach when I see one. Garrett's ice-the-kicker call at the end of the fourth quarter in Arizona was lambasted all across the Internet over the last 24 hours, but many pundits are overlooking Garrett's biggest gaffe in this mess. The Cowboys had 26 seconds to...

Garrett (inadvertently?) ices his own kicker; Cowboys lose

Even if Jason Garrett won't admit it, calling a timeout moments before his kicker made what would have been a winning field goal for the Cowboys probably wasn't the best decision.

Packers stay perfect, wrap up playoff slot

Mason Crosby kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expired and the Green Bay Packers kept their perfect season alive with a 38-35 victory over the host New York Giants on Sunday. Aaron Rodgers threw for 369 yards and four touchdown passes as Green Bay clinched a playoff berth. The Packers will wrap up the NFC North title with a Detroit loss at New Orleans later Sunday night. New...

California, Texas to play in Holiday Bowl

It seemed inevitable that if Texas and California kept showing up at the Holiday Bowl, they'd eventually play each other. The Longhorns and Golden Bears will play in the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 28, the first matchup between the schools since 1970. Texas will be playing in the Holiday Bowl for the fifth time while Cal is making its third visit. Both teams are 7-5. This matchup...

Cowboys coach Garrett “ices” own kicker in loss

Here’s something you don’t see everyday in the NFL.Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett iced his own kicker on Sunday in Dallas’ loss to the Arizona Cardinals, by calling a timeout immediately before kicker Dan Bailey was set to attempt a … [visit site to read more]Cowboys coach Garrett “ices” own kicker in loss - The Jet Press - The Jet Press - A New York Jets Fan...

Week 13 Fantasy Football Recap: Packers vs. Giants

                                Green Bay Packers – 38, New York Giants – 35 Along with the Broncos-Vikings game, this was one of the most entertaining games of the week and certainly lived up to the fantasy expectations.  Aaron Rodgers (401 total yards, 4 TDs, 1 INT) started out with a fairly slow first half, but turned it up in the second half...

Close But No Cigar: Giants Lose 38-35

The Giants responded to the challenge given to them by everyone infuriated by the way they played against the Saints on Monday night and showed buckets of fight against the Packers. Unfortunately, fight alone isn't enough to beat a team as good as Green Bay is this season. The Giants were in the game until the final minutes, but they couldn't find a way to avoid a 38-35...
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