Posts tagged "Detroit Lions"

Sting from Lions' loss to Packers Multiplied by Matthew Stafford's Mom Forgetting Post-Game Juice Boxes and Orange Slices

Sting from Lions' loss to Packers Multiplied by Matthew Stafford's Mom Forgetting Post-Game Juice Boxes and Orange Slices
GREEN BAY – On a blustery and snowy day in Green Bay, the Detroit Lions blew an early 14-0 lead and succumbed to the Packers 27-20. Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford made the biggest blunder of the game when he fumbled a ball that led to a Green Bay score.  For the third straight week, the Lions... Read more »

Jon Gruden Just Had the Best Sandwich He's Ever Tasted in the History of the National Football League

Jon Gruden Just Had the Best Sandwich He's Ever Tasted in the History of the National Football League
by Jon Gruden I know many people spend time writing in editorial/op-ed sections about the Middle East, health care, mid-term elections, local politics, etc. But let me tell you…about something I just tasted…I’m telling you right now, this is the best sandwich I’ve ever had in my life. To think that there were other sandwiches... Read more »

Chicago Tough Picks of the Week (November 19th and 20th)

Chicago Tough Picks of the Week (November 19th and 20th)
You’re probably wondering where I’ve been. Truth is, after I learned some stunning news last month, it took me a bit to recover…I’ve been out of sorts.  Podcasts cut off.  Picks cut off.  We’ve been focusing on getting back to articles and horoscopes. However, that’s no excuse as to why my picks have only been... Read more »
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Jim Schwartz Totally that Douchebag Coach from 80s Movies Trying to Stop Attractive Quarterback from Living Basic High School Life

Jim Schwartz Totally that Douchebag Coach from 80s Movies Trying to Stop Attractive Quarterback from Living Basic High School Life
DETROIT – It started with a smirk and ended with a scowl. It was in these few seconds that hundreds of Americans conquered message boards to let loose what has been long suspected…that Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz is totally that douchebag coach from 80s movies trying to stop that attractive quarterback from living... Read more »

Chicago Bears Week 5 Podcast: Lions 24, Bears 13 (Plus, Theo and Big Ten Talk)

Chicago Bears Week 5 Podcast: Lions 24, Bears 13 (Plus, Theo and Big Ten Talk)
Jason Jowers and I talk about the Chicago Bears offensive line debacle in the Motor City, fireworks in the Big Ten, and one of the biggest hires in Chicago sports history. You can subscribe to all podcasts on itunes by searching under podcasts and ‘chicago tough’.

Jay Cutler Tells Close Friends After the Game that He Just 'Fell Down the Stairs'

Jay Cutler Tells Close Friends After the Game that He Just 'Fell Down the Stairs'
DETROIT – Drinking in a local establishment with former classmates, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler fended off questions about numerous cuts, scrapes, and bruises on his body. “Oh, these?” said a surprised Cutler after pointing to a large bruise on his neck.  “This is nothing.  I just…I, uh…I fell down the stairs.  You know, I’m just…I’m... Read more »
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Chicago Bears Week 4 Podcast: Bears 34, Panthers 29 (Plus, Big Ten talk)

Chicago Bears Week 4 Podcast: Bears 34, Panthers 29 (Plus, Big Ten talk)
Jason and I are going over the Bears’ big win over Carolina, the pending debacle in Detroit, talk from around the NFC Norris, Jason’s Badgers big big win against Nebraska, the rest of the Big Ten, and Alex yells at me for convincing him to not draft David Akers. Friend us on Facebook and Twitter... Read more »

Chicago Tough Game Review: Bears/Lions

Chicago Tough Game Review:  Bears/Lions
Well, thank God that’s over. The Chicago Bears defeated the Detroit Lions 24-20.  Yip.  Eee. I made the mistake of drinking a pot of coffee before the game.  Therefore, I spent the entire three hours brutally nervous.  Combine the fact that I was watching the game with my good friend Alex, and you had the... Read more »

Chicago Tough College and Pro Picks (9/25-9/26)

Last Week Pro: 1-2 College: 3-0 Year Pro: 2-4 College: 5-4 Overall: 7-8 (Friend us on facebook by searching ‘Chicago Tough’) Last week, I made a bit of a comeback.  My three team in the NFL won big.  Veteran teams like Indianapolis always come back at home after tough losses…the Colts didn’t disappoint.  My two... Read more »
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Game Thoughts: Lions at Bears (9/12/10)

They say that there are a couple ways to win a football game.  You need to be able to: 1. Run the ball 2. Stop the run 3. Control the clock 4. Don’t turn the ball over 5. Let a defender catch a ball in the endzone during the final moments of a game so that... Read more »