October 2016 archive

Oct 30

CHICAGO TRIBUNE

. Hallowe’en Horror? Bears Battle ‘Boys on Year’s Scariest Night Halloween night just took on a new meaning in Chicago as the Cowboys look to bring their treat bag to Soldier Field for the hope of some goodies. “ I don’t give out treats  even at Christmas time so why should this night be any …

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Oct 30

BOSTON SUNDAY GLOBE

. Pats “Black Out” The Star Edelman, Lacy Key in Twitch-less Win The Patriots headed out for their first road game of the season as they found themselves in BryansWorld with Big Screen TVs, art, and noiseless heat pumps unlike their usual surroundings.  The game was however blacked out in the Colbrook region due to …

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Oct 28

CHICAGO TRIBUNE

. BEARS SOLVE DROUGHT RAIN DOWN ON BROWNS 23-14 The dark clouds loomed overhead at Soldier Field on Wednesday night and the Bears took full advantage of being at home and quickly changed their cleats for better traction. “This turf gets a bit tricky when it is wet  “ stated RB Lamar Miller. “ I …

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Oct 28

CLEVELAND PLAIN-DEALER

. IS THE LUSTER GONE? Browns Reeling After 0-2 Start AP- Cleveland, OH Something smells in the State of Denmark…or if you live in the VMFL…Cleveland. The Browns have begun Season 19 0-2 for the first time in their history, not since the pre-draft days of Historic Team tournaments. It’s a sight that has many …

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Oct 22

SUNDAY BOSTON GLOBE

. “That’s” How to Throw a Party! Pats Revel in 29-12 Win Over Bears The new season opened up in style on Wednesday night as the VMFL kickoff game was a party in New England. Before kickoff the Patriots raised their 4th Madden Bowl Banner as Mr Kraft celebrated with past Madden Bowl heroes Percy …

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Oct 21

FRIDAY HEADLINES

. BROWNS “FLAG” REFS IN 17-14 STUNNER AP- CLEVELAND, OH    It didn’t take long for Ed Hochuli and his officiating crew to get into the middle of things in Season 19. After a Wednesday night doubleheader that featured just 4 penalties combined between the Bears and Patriots, the Browns set a VMFL record Thursday …

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Oct 20

THURSDAY HEADLINES

. SCANDRICK GOAT IN 19-16 OVERTIME LOSS AP- OAKLAND, CA    Cowboys CB Orlando Scandrick’s Roughing the Kicker Penalty with 0:00 left in OT proved to be the difference in a physical affair in Oakland Wednesday night. Raiders kicker Justin Tucker’s 55 yard desperation FG sailed wide left with the score tied at 16-16 in …

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Oct 18

BOSTON GLOBE

. BOSTON GLOBE WEEK 1

Oct 18

CHICAGO TRIBUNE

. CHICAGO TRIBUNE- WEEK 1

Oct 13

WEEK 6 ROSTER UPDATE

Fellas… I have taken the time to create our league’s own spreadsheet of ratings updates. I hope to be able to do this weekly. The first one is based on the WEEK 6 update listed on the EA website. It took me a few hours but I think it was well worth it for the …

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Oct 10

ROSTER UPDATE

Fellas… Over Thanksgiving weekend I picked away at updating our league rosters for the start of Season 19. That means, once our season begins, all of your players ratings will be reflective of the WEEK 5 UPDATE on EA Sports rating page. Here is the link to that page if you want to check out …

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Oct 01

SEASON PREP- HOSTS

Fellas… Our season is starting soon. I will need your cooperation as usual on the following points so that things run smoothly. Contact me if you have any concerns or need help. (1.) GAME SETTINGS– Make sure you have changed and saved the game settings BEFORE you host a game. Make sure you SAVE YOUR …

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