Articles from July 2017



San Jose State Quarterbacks Drafted Into The NFL

San Jose State University has made a lot of contributions to the NFL over the years. How many quarterbacks though have been drafted out of San Jose State by NFL teams? Roy Zimmerman – 1940 – Redskins – 7th Round Paul Held – 1953 – Lions – 19th Round Mike Jones – 1961 – Steelers […]

Update: The Favorite Receivers Of Tony Romo

Dallas Cowboys longtime quarterback Tony Romo recently retired after a very successful career. We did a post back in 2009 about who he’d thrown the most TD passes to. Those numbers have really changed over the years. Here’s the original: Tony Romo’s Favorite Receivers Who Did Tony Romo Throw The Most TD Passes To? Dez […]

Syracuse Orange Quarterbacks Taken In The NFL Draft

Syracuse has had a very impressive football team for most of its history. Only three quarterbacks have been drafted from there into the NFL over the years though. They are: Don McPherson – 1988 – Eagles – 6th Round Donovan McNabb – 1999 – Eagles – 1st Round Ryan Nassib – 2013 – Giants – […]

The Winningest Quarterbacks In Cleveland Browns History

The Cleveland Browns entered pro football as a member of the All-American Football Conference in 1946. They remained in that league for four seasons, winning the championship each year. They then entered the NFL in 1950 and have had an up and down existence ever since. Through that time, a number of players have suited […]

22 College Football Fun Facts About Quarterback Derek Carr

Derek Carr came into the NFL and immediately staked a claim as one of the better young, up and coming, quarterbacks around. Like all NFL players though, he had a history long before joining the big leagues. Here is a look at 22 college football fun facts about quarterback Derek Carr: -Derek Carr enrolled at […]

Five Little Known Facts About Cleveland Browns Quarterback Brock Osweiler

Brock Osweiler made a big name for himself when he had a successful run with the Denver Broncos. Then, after a highly publicized free agent season that saw him move to the Houston Texans, he was somewhat shockingly acquired by the Cleveland Browns. Here is a look at five little known facts about Brock Osweiler: […]

The NFL Quarterbacks Drafted Out Of Stephen F. Austin University

Stephen F. Austin University is located in Nacogdoches, Texas. While it was originally founded as a teachers’ college, it’s made its mark on the football world too. Here is a look at the quarterbacks from there who have gone on to be drafted into the NFL. Todd Hammell – 1990 – Buccaneers – 12th Round […]

Drew Bledsoe and Rick Mirer: Closely Tied Even After Being Out Of Football

As the 1992/93 college football season came to an end, it was apparent that two quarterbacks, Drew Bledsoe at Washington State University and Rick Mirer at Notre Dame, were thought of by most to be at or near the top of the upcoming NFL Draft. Debate went back and forth as different television personalities and […]

Which Players Caught Just One Touchdown Pass From Peyton Manning

Peyton Manning had an awesome NFL career, something that is proved by any number of facts, feats, or accomplishments. He retired having thrown more touchdown passes than anyone in the history of the league with a total of 539. Marvin Harrison caught the most of anyone, catching 112 TD passes from Manning during their time […]

18 Fun Facts About The Orange Bowl In Miami

The Orange Bowl is one of the many bowl games that college football fans look forward to every year. It’s featured some great games and great players over the years. Here is a look at some fun facts about one of college football’s greatest bowl games, the Orange Bowl. -The Orange Bowl is tied with […]