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Friday, May 23, 2008

Tonight @ the U.S. Cellular Arena - 7:30 p.m.

“HERE TO STAY!” the Milwaukee Bonecrushers’ Web site defiantly declares, but the team has often seemed as unlikely to make it through its inaugural season as Hillary Clinton is to make it to the Democratic convention. Head coach Gilbert Brown, general manager Chris Kokalis and other personnel have . . .
04.27.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
This article was featured in Friday's Journal-Sentinel pre-draft coverage and basically says that Jack Ikegwuonu would be likely to be drafted. Instead, Ikegwuonu was drafted in the 4th round today.The sixth round had a bit of a rush on former Badgers, as kicker Taylor Melhaff went to New Orleans at #178 overall. Defensive tackle Nick Hayden went three spots later at #181 to the Carolina Panthers....
Thursday, April 17, 2008

George Clooney’s football follies

In the 1920s, college football was just for fun and professional football was a ma-and-pa business. It was a game played by men in scratchy jerseys wearing chin-strap leather helmets that might—with any luck—cushion a blow to the head. Football was still a fast and loose sport. Many fans might have concurred with Dodge Connelly (George Clooney), a member of the Duluth Bulldogs in the period-comedy Leatherheads, when he declares, “Rules will ruin the game.” Along with the influx of corporate money, inflated salaries, stadium-naming rights, luxury sky boxes...
Sunday, April 6, 2008

Today @ the U.S. Cellular Arena - 3:30 PM

Milwaukee’s hungry indoor football team, the Bonecrushers take on the Flint Phantoms at a 3:30 p.m. game the U.S. Cellular Arena today.
Friday, March 21, 2008

Tonight @ the U.S. Cellular Arena - 7:30 PM

Ever wonder what Gilbert Brown, Packer fan favorite (and spokesman for Burger King’s short-lived Gilbert Burger) is up to these days? He’s coaching a local indoor football league team, the Milwaukee Bonecrushers, which kicks off its 2008 season tonight with a 7:30 p.m. game against the Chicago Slaughter at the U.S. Cellular . . .
03.08.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Samuel Berman
Since it would seem that we’re about to get to know each other, I figured it would be appropriate to begin my tenure here on Express Milwaukee with a bit of an introduction.  I have found that most sports fans have a core set of beliefs that color and shade the way they watch each passing game and analyze every new story.  I am no different.  Seeing as this blog is going to feature my thoug...
02.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
2008 Signing Day Student Athletes Jake Current OL 6-4 280 Troy, Ohio (Troy) High School:Ranked as 39th-best overall player and fourth-ranked offensive lineman in Ohio by Ohio High Magazine … ranked 25th nationally by Scout.com as offensive guard and No. 29 player in Ohio … No. 59 offensive lineman nationally and No. 43 player overall in Ohio by Rivals.com … ranked in the top-100 in Midwe...

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