Articles from January 2017



Five Fun Facts About Super Bowl Quarterbacks

There isn’t a higher profile position in the NFL than quarterback. Quarterbacks get a lot of attention and that is even more true when it comes to the Super Bowl. Here are five fun facts about Super Bowl quarterbacks. Travelin’ Man The first quarterback to start two different Super Bowls for two different NFL teams […]

Five Super Bowl Running Back Fun Facts

There is no bigger game than the Super Bowl in professional football. Players of all types can make big impacts on this important game too. Here is a look at some fun facts concerning running backs in the Super Bowl. Six Ball Carriers The Chiefs had six different players rush the ball for them during […]

Five Super Bowl Wide Receiver Fun Facts

Wide receivers have made a big impact on the Super Bowl over the years. Here’s a look at five fun facts about wide receivers in the Super Bowl. Two Touchdowns! The first two touchdown game by a wide receiver in a Super Bowl was turned in by Raiders receiver Bill Miller in Super Bowl II. […]

Super Bowl Kicker Fun Facts

Kickers can play a big role in a football game. That’s even more notable when there’s as much on the line as a win or loss in the Super Bowl. Here is a look at five fun facts about Super Bowl kickers: The First Kick Don Chandler played in the NFL from 1956 to 1967. […]

10 Fun Facts About Gator Bowl Stadium

Gator Bowl Stadium is no more but it had a long and successful run in the sports world. Here is a look at some interesting info and fun facts about this once great stadium. -Gator Bowl Stadium was built in 1927 and went through a number of changes over the years. It closed in 1994 […]

NFL Firsts: Defensive Back Richard Sherman

Richard Sherman is famous as the loud and outspoken Seattle Seahawks defensive back. Intelligent on and off the field, he always has something to say. Here is a quick look at five interesting firsts in Richard Sherman’s NFL career. Richard Sherman’s First Interception It was in a 34-12 Seahawks loss to the Bengals on October […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Ezekiel Elliott

Ezekiel Elliott burst onto the NFL scene as a highly touted rookie in 2016. He lived up to the billing to and went on to have an awesome rookie season. Here is a look at five things you may not know about this great young running back. Senior Track Star As a senior in high […]

The Five Best Rookie Running Backs In New York Jets History

The New York Jets have had a roller coaster history in professional football that has included the highest of highs and some pretty long lows too. Along the way, some great players have suited up in the green and white. Who have been the franchise’s best rookie running backs though? #5 – 1981 – Freeman […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Dak Prescott

Dak Prescott came out of Mississippi State, drafted in the 4th round of the 2016 NFL Draft. During the preseason of his rookie year he was looked at as the third string quarterback, at best. Then a leg injury to second string quarterback Kellen Moore and a back injury to starter Tony Romo put him […]

Eight Pitt Panthers Quarterbacks Have Been Taken In The NFL Draft

The Pitt Panthers are a highly accomplished college football team that has sent more than its fair share of players on to the NFL. Quarterback is the highest profile position in the sport though. How many NFL quarterbacks have been taken in the draft out of the University of Pittsburgh? Pete Neft – 1956 – […]