Archive for January, 2008

A Regional Rivalry Continues Sunday in the Desert

Among the many different story angles in Super Bowl XLII between the Giants and Patriots is the regional rivalry that exists between the teams. The Boston-New York sports rivalry is as lively and diverse as one can get. When discussing the regional competition, the elephant in the room is the Red Sox and Yankees, but […]

Photo Gallery of the Glendale Super Bowl 42 Experience – Day One

Greetings NFL Fans.  We’re here in Glendale for Super Bowl 42, today we got our credentials and got a little showcase of what it’s like downtown Glendale.  Here are some pics that I took this morning with more to follow later tonight.  It’s actually pretty quiet right now, but I expect the hoopla to really […]

Game Day ’08 Drink Recipes from

All Irish Black and Tan Ingredients .5 pint Smithwick’s Ale .5 pint Guinness Draught beer Preparation Pour Smithwick’s Ale into Pint Glass Layer Guinness on top of Smithwick’s by pouring it over the back of a soup-size spoon *** Bloody Hun Ingredients 1.5 oz. Zwack 3 oz. bloody mary mix 1 stalk celery 1 pinch […]

Mooch Scratching The Coaching Itch?

Does he or doesn’t he? No one seems to know for sure, but according to Adam Schefter of NFL Network, former San Francisco 49ers/Detroit Lions head coach/current NFL Network broadcaster Steve Mariucci refuses to confirm or deny rumors that there are talks going on now or in the future with the Washington Redskins regarding their […]

A Follow Up to Our List Last Week of My Favorite All-Time NFL Announcers

Last week we put out a list of my favorite all-time NFL announcers that drew more hits than any in the 18-month history of this site.  Here is the link: My Top 10 All-Time Favorite NFL Broadcast and Cable TV Announcers The reason I did the list was due to a request by a PR […]

NFLGridironGab Arrives in Glendale for Super Bowl XLII

Following sitting on the runway in Cleveland for close to an hour, then a layover in Dallas, the NFL Gridiron Gab crew has arrived at Super Bowl 42 in Glendale Arizona.  Perched in our wonderful settings at the Comfort Inn Suites, we will be taking in as much of the next five days as we […]

2008 NFL Draft – Offensive Tackles

Yesterday, I examined the tight ends who I expected to be available in the 2008 NFL Draft. Today, I take a look at the top offensive tackles that I expect to be available in the draft. Below, you will find the player’s name, school, brief narrative about the player and the team expected to draft […]

Indianapolis To Make Bid For 2012 Super Bowl

What do you do when you have a new stadium that will open up for the 2008 season? You submit a bid for being the host for the Super Bowl, what else? At least that is what Indianapolis intends to do; the Associated Press reports that a delegation from Indianapolis will travel to Arizona this […]