Articles from June 2011



October 11th, 2009 – Miles Austin Has An Amazing Day As The Cowboys Beat The Chiefs

When the Dallas Cowboys came to Arrowhead Stadium on October 11th, 2009, not much of a game was expected by many. The Cowboys, though their record was just 2-2, were considered one of the better teams in the NFC and the Chiefs were sitting there with a record of 0-4. By the time the game […]

A Look At The Rookie Quarterbacks Of The San Diego Chargers Through The Years

Playing quarterback in the NFL is one of the hardest jobs in sports. It takes talent, intelligence, quick reactions, determination, and also a lot of luck to be good at it. Most good quarterbacks, even the great ones, are not that successful in their first year in the league. This is true for all teams, […]

2011 – Quarterbacks Primed To Move Up On The All Time Rankings List

Besides games being won and lost, champions being crowned, and new players entering the league, one other thing that happens every year in the NFL is players moving up on the all time rankings list. Sometimes a longtime player will take over the number one spot in a given category and other times he will […]

Ten Fun Facts About San Francisco’s Candlestick Park

Candlestick Park, even though it has gone by a number of different names and has been extensively remodeled over the years, continues to be one of the landmark sports stadiums in the United States.  A great many important events have taken place there, including some fantastic sports contests.  Here is a look at *&** fun […]

Five Little Known Facts About The San Diego Chargers

The San Diego Chargers came into football in 1960 as a member of the American Football League. The team has had some great players over the years, including LaDainian Tomlinson, Charlie Joiner, Marion Butts, Dan Fouts, Phillip Rivers, and Lance Alworth. The Chargers have also put together some great years too and experienced a good […]

17 Fun Facts About Pittsburgh Steelers Great Hines Ward

Hines Ward is a great NFL player who has played his entire career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He has been a big part of the success that the Steelers have experienced over the years too, and is known not only for his ability to catch the ball but also to lay a great block on […]

16 Fun Facts About The Pontiac Silverdome In Detroit, Michigan

The Pontiac Silverdome was built in the early 1970s in Detroit, Michigan and was a very forward thinking domed stadium for its time. The major tenant it was built for was the Detroit Lions who were having a variety of stadium issues playing football in aging Tiger Stadium which was essentially a baseball stadium. The […]

300 Yard Passing Games And The American Football League (AFL)

The American Football League came into existence in 1960 as a direct competitor of the National Football League. Originally they were not given a chance, but they stuck through some tough times and after a decade ended up merging with the NFL. One of the things that set this new league apart from the NFL […]

The First Win In Carolina Panthers History

The Carolina Panthers came into the NFL as an expansion team in 1995. There were a lot of expectations for the team as the fan base there had been hungry for a franchise for quite some time. Like most expansion teams though, the first season was a bit of a rough one. The Panthers did […]

11 Fun Facts About Quarterback Chad Pennington

Chad Pennington is a talented quarterback who had a long problem with injuries. He played for both the New York Jets and the Miami Dolphins before recently announcing a delay in his comeback from an injury which will allow him to spend time in the broadcast booth for FOX. Whether he is able to come […]