Articles from February 2017



25 Fun Facts About The Miami Orange Bowl

Though it is long gone now, the Miami Orange Bowl was a great place to watch some football. Here is a look at some interesting info and fun facts about this important football venue. -The stadium opened in 1937 and for the first 22 years of its life was known as Burdine Stadium. -Burdine Stadium […]

Jay Ajayi: One Season – Three Great Games

At Boise State in 2013 and 2014, running back Jay Ajayi proved himself by gaining first 1,425 yards and then 1,823 yards, respectively. The Miami Dolphins then selected him 149th overall in the 5th round of the 2015 NFL Draft. As a rookie in 2015 he wasn’t used a great deal, seeing his heaviest workload […]

Two Portland State Quarterbacks Have Been Selected In The NFL Draft

Small schools do get scouted by NFL teams and every so often a high profile position like quarterback can make a team stand up and select a player from a place that generally flies under the radar. That’s true of Portland State University too. Two quarterbacks from there have been drafted into the NFL though. […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Rashaan Salaam

Rashaan Salaam had an incredible college football career and made an impact in the NFL, though he played their somewhat briefly. Sadly, on December 5, 2016, Mr. Salaam was found to have passed away. Here are five things you may not know about Rashaan Salaam. The Heisman Trophy When Rashaan Salaam won the Heisman Trophy […]

Who Has The Most Career Touchdowns Against The Miami Dolphins?

The Dolphins are a great team but like every great team they have to go up against great players. Interested in what player has scored the most touchdowns against Miami over the years? 5th Place: In fifth place are two Hall of Fame running backs who each scored eight touchdowns against the Dolphins over the […]

Five Things You May Not Know About Amari Cooper

2014 saw Amari Cooper win the Biletnikoff Award as the nation’s top receiver while at the University of Alabama. He came into the NFL with high expectations and almost immediately lived up to them with his new team the Oakland Raiders. Here is a look at five things you may not know about this great […]

10 Fun Facts About 10 NFL Kickers

Kickers play a big part in NFL games. You sure know when they don’t make their kicks and you sure know when they do. It’s a high pressure job. Here are ten fun facts about ten NFL kickers. Matt Bryant After two seasons with the New York Giants, Matt Bryant spent 2004 playing one game […]