Articles from March 2010



Who Has Scored The Most Rushing Touchdowns Against Each Team – The NFC

Some time ago we took a look at who holds the record for career touchdown passes thrown against each team. We’ve been asked to explore that same subject from the perspective of rushing touchdowns. Here are the career rushing touchdown leaders vs. each team in the NFC. Check back soon for the career rushing touchdown […]

The Chicago Bears Best Head-to-Head Records

The Chicago Bears have been a professional football team since 1920. In that time they have played every opponent the league has come up with, even many of the teams that no longer exist. Which ten teams though do the Bears have the best head-to-head records against? Chicago Bears best head-to-head records: 27-8-1 vs. Eagles […]

Interesting Facts About Longtime NFL Head Coach Chuck Knox

Chuck Knox was a head coach in the National Football League on four separate occasions, for the Los Angeles Rams (twice), Buffalo Bills, and Seattle Seahawks. He was very successful and his teams put up some very good regular season records, but his teams were also noted for several early round exits from the playoffs. […]

The Dallas Cowboys All-Time Leading Rusher At Quarterback

Having a running quarterback can sometimes change the way a game goes dramatically, but there are not that many really good running quarterbacks out there. In the history of the Dallas Cowboys, who has gained the most yards rushing at the quarterback position? The answer is the legendary Roger Staubach. Roger Staubach rushed the ball […]

Who Has The Most Rushing Touchdowns By Distance?

It is common knowledge that Emmitt Smith is the career leader in rushing touchdowns scored in the NFL, but who has scored the most touchdowns by distance? A couple of weeks ago we tackled this same issue regarding what quarterback has thrown the most touchdown passes by distance. You can view that study here: Passing […]

Carolina Panthers ? An Interesting Record During Their First Year In The NFL

Most expansion franchises have a tough go of it their first year in the league. Though the Carolina Panthers did not finish with an above .500 record, their 7-9 record indicates that their first year in the league was much better than most teams. There were some interesting things that happened in that first season […]

Who Scored The Most Touchdowns In Their Final Season In The NFL

Finishing strong and going out on top are never bad ways to describe an NFL player. There are also few stats that measure how important a player was to their team like total touchdowns scored. With that in mind, today we are looking at who has scored the most touchdowns in their final season in […]

The Career Wide Receiver Leaders Of The Washington Redskins

The Washington Redskins have been playing in the National Football League since 1932.  During that time they have had some great quarterbacks throwing to some great wide receivers.  Here we are going to take a look at the various career leaders in the receiving categories for the Redskins. Receiving Yards Art Monk was one of […]

Interesting Facts About Longtime Patriots Quarterback Steve Grogan

Steve Grogan was drafted in the 5th round of the 1975 NFL Draft out of Kansas State University by the New England Patriots. While in college, he set most of the passing records at Kansas State and was regarded as a highly mobile and accurate passer. He played 16 seasons in the NFL, each of […]

The Oldest NFL Receivers To Reach Significant Milestones

When looking at football statistics, there are several milestones that mean something to both football fans and football players. For receivers, those numbers are 1,000 yard seasons and 100 yard games. Who are the oldest NFL receivers to achieve those milestones? -The oldest receiver to amass 100 yards receiving in a game is Jerry Rice […]