Articles from December 2008

Who Would Want This Guy Coaching In The NFL Playoffs?

One of the ways that many people measure the success of a coach is by how many wins they get in the post season. When a coach wins during the playoffs, they are helping their team to achieve the ultimate goal, winning the Super Bowl. What coach has been the least successful at this? The […]

Players Sent To The NFL From The University Of Alabama

The University of Alabama runs one of the most respected football programs in all of college football. Many great players at every position have entered the NFL out of Alabama. Here are some facts related to the players that the Crimson Tide has sent into the NFL. -Two players are tied for most NFL Pro […]

A Few Things About Interceptions Returned For 100 Yards Or More

Interceptions are one the more exciting things in pro football, especially when the ball is picked off in the end zone and returned all the way down the field for a touchdown. These interception returns of 100 or more yards stand out because athletically they are often stunning to watch, in terms of morale it […]

The Best Seasons In Tampa Bay Buccaneers History

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers don’t have the type of history that the older and more successful teams in the National Football League do, but they have put together a number of quality seasons. The Buccaneers came into the league for the 1976 season as an expansion franchise along with the Seattle Seahawks. Both teams were […]

Through The Years: The Quarterbacks Of The Jacksonville Jaguars

Through The Years: The Quarterbacks Of The Jacksonville Jaguars The Jacksonville Jaguars are still a relatively young NFL franchise, having just joined the league in 1995, but they have proven to be quite successful in their limited history. Half of their seasons in the NFL have ended with an above .500 record which is unusual […]

Little Known Info About NFL Players Born On Christmas Day

Merry Christmas to all the readers of! About a month ago we took a look at interesting facts involving players born on Thanksgiving, today we’ll take a look at some of the little known info regarding NFL players born on Christmas Day. It’s bad enough that they have to share their birthday with everyone […]

Who Is The Last Defunct Franchises In The NFL To Win A Championship

Here is a great question from Todd. He would like to know who is the last franchise that is no longer in existence to win an NFL Championship. Well, every team that has ever won a Super Bowl is still an active team in the league so that means we have to look back further […]

The Oldest And Youngest Running Backs To Run For More Than 2,000 Yards In A Season

A 1,000 yard season is a mark that almost every running back shoots for. It is a sign of being successful as well as consistent. But there are a handful of running backs who have doubled that milestone and run for 2,000 or more yards in a season. It is common knowledge that the record […]

Players Sent To The NFL From The University Of Florida

The University of Florida has proven itself year in and year out to be one of the better college football programs in the nation. Many Gators players have not only played in some of the biggest college football games, but have gone on to contribute greatly to the pro game as well. With that in […]

Non-Quarterback Passing Facts

Some of the most exciting plays in football are passing plays when the quarterback is not involved. This can take place under a number of different circumstances including a fake punt, fake field goal, halfback option pass, even a wide receiver or tight end can get in on the action. Here are some facts about […]