Articles from August 2008



George Seifert’s Winning Seasons With The 49ers

Often overlooked as a head coach, George Seifert put up some very good numbers in what was a relatively short time as an NFL head coach when compared to many others. The biggest criticism of Seifert is that most of his accomplishments came with a team the was built by his predecessor and NFL legend […]

Did You Know This About The Colts’ Marvin Harrison?

Marvin Harrison has quietly become not only one of the best wide receivers in the National Football League, but simply one of the best wide receivers ever. Here are a few facts about this great football player that you may not know: -Football wasn’t the only sport that Marvin Harrison excelled at while in high […]

Raider Great Gene Upshaw Passes Away, But Did You Know?

Recently longtime Oakland Raiders great, and later NFL Players Association leader, Gene Upshaw passed away at the age of 67. Upshaw played for fifteen seasons with the Raiders and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1987. Here are three things you may not know about Gene Upshaw: Gene Upshaw is the […]

Looking At The 2008 Miami Dolphins

So, recently the Dolphins have been struggling at the quarterback position. After Trent Green’s perfectly terrible performance last season, the Dolphins are again searching for a new quarterback. They are now faced with the a decision to make, John Beck or Josh McCown? McCown seems to be the better choice based on the fact that […]

The University of Georgia Is Ranked #1 – Did You Know This Though?

With the University of Georgia being ranked number one in the nation at this time before the college football season starts, let’s look at a couple of interesting facts about the Bulldogs. What former Georgia Bulldog football player scored more touchdowns in the NFL than any other former Georgia player? Herschel Walker did as a […]

But, How Good Was Joe Namath?

But, How Good Was Joe Namath? Ever since the New York Jets traded for Brett Favre, much has been said that this gives the Jets their best quarterback since Joe Namath. Joe Namath is a borderline mythical figure in football history. His prediction of a Super Bowl win and then following through with it went […]

Some Brett Favre Packers Facts

Now that Brett Favre’s time with the Green Bay Packers has come to an end, it’s time to take a look back at some interesting facts from his time with the team. While with the Packers, Brett Favre completed more regular season touchdown passes to wide receiver Antonio Freeman, than any other player. In fact, […]

The Packers: Before And After The Brett Favre Trade

The sporting world is drowning in news and talk about Brett Favre coming back out of retirement and either playing for the Green Bay Packers or forcing them to trade him to another team. What does Brett owe the Packers? What do the Packers owe Brett? What do both parties owe the fans or backup […]