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NFL pulls monster ratings on Sunday: So much for the sky falling

So much for the narrative that we don’t like watching the NFL anymore. TV overnight ratings for Sunday’s two NFL playoff games were huge.


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Green Bay wins classic at Dallas, 34-31, to advance to NFC title game

Green Bay kicker Mason Crosby was good from 51 yards as time expired to send the Pack to the NFC title game, 34-31 over Dallas.


Hell to the Redkins: Packers storm back, knock off Washington, 35-18

Washington surged to an 11-0 second-quarter lead, but Green Bay stormed back in the second half to eliminate the Redskins from the 2016 NFL playoffs.


Redskins host Green Bay on Sunday in NFL playoffs

The Washington Redskins will host the Green Bay Packers in a first-round NFL playoff game on Sunday at 4:40 p.m.


Former ODU football player Rick Lovato signed by the Green Bay Packers

Former ODU long snapper Rick Lovato was signed by the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday and would become the first Monarch to play in an NFL regular season game.


WWE Video: Ric Flair inspires the San Francisco 49ers

[embedplusvideo height=”400″ width=”600″ editlink=”http://bit.ly/19KXbLF” standard=”http://www.youtube.com/v/oviTQ-4hJTY?fs=1″ vars=”ytid=oviTQ-4hJTY&width=600&height=400&start=&stop=&rs=w&hd=0&autoplay=0&react=1&chapters=&notes=” id=”ep5118″ /] Footage from a pregame pep talk from WWE legend Nature Boy Ric Flair to help the San Francisco 49ers get ready for their NFL playoff game against the Green Bay Packers.


Chris Saxman: Cold Fusion Friday

Cold Fusion Friday Before Valentine’s Day – Feb 14 – my mom’s birthday! Coming to you from the heart of downtown Norfolk, I would like to thank all the readers who caught my typo in last week’s email about employers/employees in the Unemployment Insurance topic. Thanks also to those who see the need to reverse […]


The AFP on WREL: Super

AFP editor Chris Graham talks sports on WREL-1450AM’s “Online with Jim Bresnahan.” The segment begins with a wrap of Super Bowl XLV. Green Bay won with its dedication to its passing game and generally mistake-free football, Chris tells us, and the Packers could be in a position for a long run at or near the […]


The AFP on WREL: Super

AFP editor Chris Graham talks sports on WREL-1450AM’s “Online with Jim Bresnahan.” The segment begins with a wrap of Super Bowl XLV. Green Bay won with its dedication to its passing game and generally mistake-free football, Chris tells us, and the Packers could be in a position for a long run at or near the […]


Chris Saxman: Cold Fusion Friday

Okay – this is a REALLY cold Cold Fusion Friday – but this too shall pass. Just filled up the Avis rental out here in Phoenix (temps in the *gasp* 40s!) and unleaded regular was $3.23 a gallon. I am little more concerned about the upward trend of the the gas prices than the downward […]


Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing

Howard Dean, Tim Kaine, Vince Lombardi, and a guy named Phil Bengston Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net When the football team starts losing games, the fan base tends to start getting antsy, and when the losses compound into a losing season, you can start hearing calls for the coach’s head. Politics isn’t unlike football in […]