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07.16.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
It's been a personally hectic week while being completely slow sports-wise, so there isn't much to post. Here's some quick links: Matt LaPorta to head Olympic baseball team Favre is scheduled to present Frank Winters at this weekend's Packer Hall of Fame introduction. Frankly, I think he's better off staying home, since he'll just become the main event and take all the attention ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2008

The Fairly Detached Observers

The Observers were on hand for Game 2 of the CC Sabathia era, and the Brewers’ hefty lefty put on quite a show. He pitched a complete game against Cincinnati, hit a home run and raised his Milwaukee record to 2-0 thanks to a ninth inning run driven in by Craig Counsell, batting for Sabathia. So the Brewers and their fans...
07.11.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Favre seeks unconditional release from Packers, sources say By Chris MortensenESPN.com (Archive) HATTIESBURG, Miss -- Three days after a conference call with Green Bay Packers team officials on Tuesday in which quarterback Brett Favre emphatically expressed his desire to play in 2008, Favre on Friday formally asked for his contractual release from the Packers in a letter, sources close t...
07.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
On this afternoon's SportsCenter: Scott Van Pelt:"What I wouldn't do to be in Milwaukee today, raise a double fister of Miller's and extend Summerfest an extra day." Michele Tofoya : "After a hardy burp just sit back and watch first CC Sabathia get traded to the Brewers, then Richard Jefferson get introduced to the Bucks, and the likelyhood that Brett Favre will do something...
07.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Gene Wojciechowski over at ESPN.com is advocating a Packer's shareholder coup in favor of bringing back Favre. There are a lot of pot-shots and name-calling, including this tidbit: It all makes sense until you ask a simple, essential question: "Is my team better or worse with Brett Favre at quarterback?"  That's it. Nothing else should matter. Thompson's job is to construct th...
07.02.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
  Doesn't it feel like one of these "stories" comes out every couple of weeks or so? I'm just passing on the information.... Source: Favre has 'itch' to ditch retirement, report to camp By Chris MortensenESPN.com(Archive) Updated: July 2, 2008, 4:12 PM ET With his family "tugging" on him to play, Brett Favre has an "itch" to come out of retirement and report to training camp wi...

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