Out Of Office Notice
Please note Mike MacGregor is out of the office Monday December
13, 2004 due to a severe headache and nausea. Sunday started like
most any other Sunday, except for the anticipation of playoffs
in the air. Then a dull headache started just after 1:00 pm (Eastern).
Lack of touchdown-itis struck, at least on the MacGregor side
of the box score. Teams that finished at the top of the standings
through a grueling 13 week schedule suddenly came up lame. Once
reliable players watched footballs fly through their hands. Others
received more camera time standing on the sidelines than on the
By early evening, the migraine to end all migraines pounded away,
occasionally giving way momentarily to the feeling of hungover
queasiness that results in an auto-reflex, "just how far
away is the bathroom?" Isaac Bruce, Reuben Droughns, Antonio
Gates, Javon Walker, Terrell Owens... What good is being at the
top of the year-to-date stat sheets if you're not helping me when
I need you most? Why is my opponent starting Bobby Engram? Why
is my opponent starting Todd Heap who hasn't played all season?
MacGregor might be back Tuesday with your regularly scheduled
FF In The Groin programming, but then again he might need the
whole week to recover. We'll see what happens Monday night. It
doesn't look good.