Marquette Wire

BORN: Players should decide a game, not referees

Jacob Born

January 13, 2015

Filed under Opinions, Sports, Sports, Tribune, Viewpoints

Sunday's NFC Divisional playoff game between the Green Bay Packers and Dallas Cowboys was arguably the best game of the playoff season thus far. Green Bay is a perennial NFC contender, while the Cowboys, and specifically Tony...

LEARY: Home field advantage plays major role in weekend games

Patrick Leary

September 17, 2013

Filed under Sports

After this weekend, I can’t help but believe in the very real power of home field advantage. Last night, the two best teams in the National Football Conference squared off in Seattle. On one side, the fearsome defending NFC champs, ...

TREBBY: Football is dominating America, and will forever

Matt Trebby

September 20, 2012

Filed under Sports

The National Football League has taken over the United States of America. Currently, the NFL is far and away the most popular thing going in this country. It’s not even close. There are so many aspects of the league and the sp...

SEEMAN: Rodgers takes over as Titletown’s new sheriff

Tim Seeman

February 8, 2011

Filed under Featured, Sports

Three seasons ago, with Brett Favre still at quarterback, the Green Bay Packers traveled to Dallas and Favre's personal house of horrors, old Cowboy Stadium, to take on “America's team.” Favre struggled mightily as he had s...

Seeman: Don’t pack it in yet Green Bay fans

Tim Seeman

October 19, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

After a second consecutive gut-punch overtime loss this weekend to the Miami Dolphins, there are a lot of people who think the sky is falling in Titletown. Maybe it is. Tailback Ryan Grant and tight end Jermichael Finley...

SEEMAN: Packers will rule NFC North

Tim Seeman

September 7, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

September: A time when summer humidity yields to the crispness of autumn and the excitement of professional football. Like pre-teen girls preparing for a Justin Bieber appearance, NFC North fans are waiting in giddy anticipation for the start of the regu...