Articles from May 2011



September 23, 1979 – Jerry Butler And His Incredible Receiving Day For The Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills are one of the great franchises in the National Football League. The team got it’s start in the old American Football League as a founding member in 1960 and over the years has had good years and bad years. They have also played in great games, had great players, and great individual […]

The Pittsburgh Steelers Terry Bradshaw And His Favorite Receiver

The Pittsburgh Steelers had an amazing run of success in the 1970’s and it can all be chalked up to great coaching and an incredibly talented roster. On both sides of the ball, offensive and defensive, the team had a number of players that would eventually make it into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. […]

The Kansas City Chiefs Have Only Called Three Stadiums Home

Home field advantage is real in the NFL, as it is in many other sports. A team can get used to certain oddities or condition of their home field that their opponents either won’t know about or won’t be as ready for. A team’s home field is also just a lot more comfortable to play […]

14 Interesting Facts About Garrison Hearst

Garrison Hearst came out of the University of Georgia as a highly rated running back. He was a high first round draft pick in 1993, the same year that Drew Bledsoe and Rick Mirer were selected number one and two overall, and went on to play for the Arizona Cardinals. After a few seasons in […]

Who Did The Jets Ken O’Brien Throw The Most Touchdown Passes To?

Ken O’Brien played for the New York Jets from 1984 to 1992 and then played one final season with the Philadelphia Eagles before retiring. For many years he was one of the lone bright spots on a Jets roster that did not feature a lot of talent. He even had some very good games during […]

The Most 1000 Yard Rushing Seasons In Green Bay Packers History

The Green Bay Packers have been one of the most successful teams in the NFL dating back to the very beginning of the league. They have had a number of successful eras through the years and with that, a number of great players. Running back has always been an important position to the Packers and […]

UNLV Runnin’ Rebels Quarterbacks Taken In The NFL Draft

For students and alumni, one of the best parts about the University of Nevada – Las Vegas is that it is located in one of the top cities of the world. For sports fans, UNLV is probably best known for its basketball program. The football program began in 1968, a year before the college name […]

The Retired Jersey Numbers Of The Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions belong in the list of the oldest franchises in the National Football League. They began play in 1930 in Detroit and have remained in the city ever since. Through the years, there have been good seasons and bad seasons, but Lions fans continue to show up either way to root their team […]

Five Interesting Facts About The Arizona Cardinals Running Game

The Arizona Cardinals have only played in the state of Arizona since 1988, but the team has been around since 1920. In all those years, the team has had their fair share of great running backs. Here is a look at five interesting facts about the Arizona Cardinals running game. #1 – The longest run […]

13 Interesting Facts About Cincinnati Bengals Rookie Quarterbacks

The Cincinnati Bengals have been around since the late 1960’s. They have had moments of great success over the years, along with down times too where the fans were not happy with the on field results. Over the years, a number of quarterbacks have begun their careers in Cincinnati, some have developed into good players […]