Emile Heskey Makes An Impact: It seems that Houllier's half-time talk really did encourage the lads, as it brought about a renewed sense of purpose for Heskey. I'm still in shock over seeing my screen flooded with "HESKEY" yesterday.
Aston Villa Find Another Dead Leg: Apparently Ciaran Clark suffered from this strange malady against Blackburn, while we're meant to be positive because both Gabby's calves were hurting, rather than just the one.
Nigel Reo-Coker Says No To Sierra Leone: Reo-Coker wants to focus on earning a first-team spot for Villa, and he also thinks he's still got a chance for England. Keep reaching for your dreams, NRC!
Anyone Know What Gérard Houllier Wore Last Night?: Free Beer Movement begs managers to cast aside their sportswear--a move Aaron and I are solidly behind. Wigan may be dead last in the table, but Roberto Martinez can still rock a suit.