More rambling from a guy preparing to process 30-plus high school football games tonight...
Dave looks at NASCAR's upcoming weekend at Bristol; IndyCar's penultimate race at Pocono; and Formula One returns to action.
Gazette outdoors columnist Ted Peck writes about a successful lure he essentially discovered by accident.
Gazette sports reporter/page designer Tom Miller shares some thoughts after his first look at the Packers, among other things.
Dave looks at the addition of Road America to next season's IndyCar schedule as well as Tony Stewart being named in a wrongful death lawsuit and the death of NASCAR legend Buddy Baker.
Mississippi River wing dams have a moth-and-candle fascination for those who would fish there. These rocky fingers just outside the channel markers have a well-deserved reputation for holding walleyes.
There's not a whole lot of racing going on this weekend, but the Verizon IndyCar Series will be done by the end of the month and the cut-off for the Chase for the Sprint Cup approaches.
This week on Xtra Points, Eric and John dissect Brewers' trades, talk local chances in the youth World Series, offer early thoughts on high school football and make their picks for the PGA Championship.
Kyle Busch is on a comeback for the ages, racing columnist Dave von Falkenstein writes.
While the Brewers' Carlos Gomez is a fan favorite, don't expect him to stick around for long, Tom Miller writes.