Weekly Wrap-Up

Ok, this is way delayed. Please excuse the lateness, especially considering it’s almost next week, and really I can barely remember what happened this week. Here’s the latest-ish: FifG Game of the Week winner: The Minnesota Vikings. Sorry Detroit Lions fans, but that’s one more game to the losing streak. On a positive note, many […]

FifG Game of the Week: Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions

Minnesota Vikings [1-0] vs. Detroit Lions [0-1] (Sunday 1:00 p.m., FOX) Why it’s good football: Well, ok, it’s not actually the best game of the week (Jets v. Pats? Dallas v. Giants? Carolina v. Philly? Pittsburgh v. Chicago? Probably all better games.), but as I mentioned, I’d gotten my whole pop culture analogy ready last week, […]

Cute Football Player of the Week: Kevin O’Connell

UPDATE 9/6: Oooooooookay. Now he’s a Jet. UPDATE 9/2: Kevin’s a Lion now. Um, maybe not the most auspicious move for him? UPDATE 8/30: Yes, Kevin O’Connell is totally cut. But also? Totally cut. FifG wishes you luck finding a new job, Kevin. First of all, I have to say that I’m a little disappointed […]

Weekly Wrap-Up

This is the time of year when you either have a really good football week or a really bad one. Personally, I had a really bad one. The Bucs officially lost their final four games (I was a realist! Not a pessimist!), and managed to become the first team in 15 years to start 9-3 […]

FifG Games of the Week

Ok, it’s the last week of regular season, and so it’s virtually impossible to choose a single game this time. So here are a few important games with limited pop culture analogizing, because I’m suffering from post-holiday sugar overload, and it’s had the unfortunate effect of rendering my brain uncreative. Miami Dolphins (10-5)  vs. New […]