It turns out that the influence of the arts may go far beyond the audience retention benefits of Glee: Green Bay Packers players had been adding a bit of the secret weapon of the arts to their own game arsenals.
As we head into an offseason dominated -- lockout or not -- by the business of football, it is good to know that the emotion and pride that being a fan can bring are still flourishing.
The NFL keeps scrambling. Now those 400 fans who got screwed out of their Super Bowl seats can choose any future Super Bowl they want to attend. They'll also get free airfare and a hotel.
I couldn't have done it without the team. That's the first thing you need to know, it was a total team effort, top to bottom.
Jerry Jones has only himself to blame for the Super Debacle. He wanted this to be the biggest, most extravagant Super Bowl ever -- and now he knows how Icarus must have felt.
Congrats on your Super Bowl win, Packers. Now move over, because everyone's already talking about who has the best shot at stealing your title. Sp...
Well, at least if the Pack was going to knock my Eagles out in the wildcard round, it wasn't in vain.
As a motivational tool, Packers coach Mike McCarthy had his players fitted for their Super Bowl rings the night before the game. Wonder what Jets coach Rex Ryan would have done? Super Bowl shoes and socks?
For once in the past year Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.
You've no doubt heard that the Green Bay Packers won the XLV Super Bowl. But have you heard that the Green Bay Packers are essentially a community-owned team?
Just call them the Cleveland "Cadavers." The Cavaliers lose their record 24th straight game. They've yet to win in 2011.
The hands-down best ad of the 2011 Super Bowl was Chrysler's "Imported from Detriot." This wasn't just an ad. It's cinema that sells.
There's probably no better time to confess it: I've built a good part of my life around the Green Bay Packers.
They say sports and politics don't mix. One sportswriter disagrees with that. In fact, he would argue that professional sports has always been political and has been a positive force in shaping American society.
Mike Spicer's Cartoon Blog...
Fate, fashion and their own faults combine to put the Steelers in a no-win situation in Sunday's matchup with the Green Bay Packers.