Playoffs: Conference Championship Schedule

Long day in the life of FifG, so I’ll just give you this weekend’s schedule. (I might be watching one of these games on a plane this Sunday. Go jetblue!) Sunday, January 24 NY Jets at Indianapolis Colts, 3:00 PM on CBS Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints, 6:40 PM on FOX

Playoffs: Saints vs. Cardinals

New Orleans Saints vs. Arizona Cardinals (4:30 P.M.) About the game: This one pits the NFC’s #1 seed against last year’s Super Bowl loser. It’s big news for the Saints, who have not ever reached a Super Bowl. The fan support in New Orleans is huge, especially after the city went through so much devastation […]

Playoffs: Colts vs. Ravens

Indianapolis Colts vs. Baltimore Ravens (8:15 P.M.) About the game: The Colts are the #1 seed in the AFC, but they decided to rest their starters over the past few weeks (because they had already clinched the #1 spot in the AFC weeks ago). Which means that the main guys on the team haven’t played […]

Playoffs: Wild Card Weekend, Day 1

So when I said I was blogging regularly I forgot that it meant I would have to come up with something to write. Details. Two big games today, so how about a quick run-through: Game 1: Cincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets (Saturday, 4:30 p.m.) Experiencing deja vu? That’s because these two teams played each […]

FifG Game of the Week: New York Giants v. Dallas Cowboys

New York Giants [11-2] vs. Dallas Cowboys [8-5] (Sunday 8:15 p.m., NBC) Why it’s good football:Because the NFC East is the most popular division in football (see Pro Bowl voting), and this is a big chance for the Giants to prove that they have not been hindered by the loss of Plaxico Burress after last […]

FifG Game of the Week: Um…

Ok, so things in Vermont are a wee bit busy, what with gorging on turkey and side dishes, skiing, and my new discovery of and addiction to Guitar Hero.  So, I will just say that with playoff season near, now is the time of year that all thoughts turn to division wins and Wild Card spots. […]