Future Of Franchise At Risk

There hasn't been much worthy of writing about lately in regards to our Hawks. In fact, my last post has held true all the way up through last night when the Seahawks effectively sabotaged bringing Holmgren bac...

GM Search Won’t Be Straight-Forward

The last few weeks we have read story after story saying it was time for Holmgren to come in and replace Ruskell. Now that we have reached the point of Ruskell resigning, the vogue story is that Holmgren is not...

End of an Era

There are all sorts of endings. This one merited a little commentary, at least for my future reference. I wanted today to be all about honoring one of my heroes, Mike Holmgren, on his way out the door. I don't ...

Mike Holmgren: Past, Present and Future

Take a long look at Mike Holmgren when he shakes Mike Nolan's hand this Sunday. You might see him utter the words, "See you next year."Anyone that has paid attention to Holmgren, the 49ers and pro sports can se...

Ruskell vs. Holmgren Heating Up

People talked about Holmgren and Mora Jr having trouble coexisting in Holmgren's final season. I thought that concern was misplaced. I still feel that way. What we might have missed, though, was the Ruskell/Hol...

Evaluating Holmgren vs. Ruskell In Draft

I have been accused of being bitter. I know, I know, it's hard to believe. People who know me, know that I am one of the most positive people around who always sees the glass as half full.Okay, that's total BS....

Analysis: Holmgren is coming back

So you've probably heard by now that Mike is coming back for one more year. No more. No less. No plan after that has been announced, though, based on Jim Mora Jr.'s actions around the Redskins vacancy, we can m...

The Holmgren Solution

Does anyone think Holmgren's decision is really about whether he wants to coach again? I certainly don't. It has much more to do with whether he wants to *only* be a coach. The guy came out here to be a GM, and...