The Wise Guy

The Wise Guy is our media columnist. He majors in Jon Gruden with his signature Positively Gruden column, and has a minor in quarterback appearance.

Welcome to another rendition of “Positively Gruden,” where I break down the top compliments, congratulations, and canoodling from America’s favorite fawning former coach.  Monday night featured two weary competitors that have become shells of their...

Welcome to another rendition of “Positively Gruden,” where we chronicle the top absurdities, hyperboles, and just plain weirdness from America’s favorite fawning former coach.  This week’s match-up, the Packers and Vikings, promised to serve up t...

Welcome to another rendition of Positively Gruden, where I break down the top praise, plaudits, and pontification from America’s favorite fawning former coach.  This week was ESPN’s most anticipated MNF game of the season, featuring an emerging super...

The League may be the best sitcom you never heard of (or that you heard of but don’t watch).  The premise is four buddies—Kevin, Pete, Ruxon, and Taco, who are so consumed with their fantasy league that they’ll engage in any caper, conniva...

Welcome to another installment of “Positively Gruden,” where we capture the top absurdities, hyperbole, and just plain weirdness from our favorite fawning former coach.  First off, to my regular readers, please let me offer my sincere apologies for m...

'The League' may be the best sitcom you never heard of (or that you've heard of but don’t watch).  The premise is four buddies—Kevin, Pete, Ruxon, and Taco, who are so consumed with their fantasy league that they’ll engage in any caper...