Aaron Rodgers First NFL Game

Every player who ever plays in the NFL starts with their first game ever. This game can be a starting opportunity in front of their home fans or it can be coming off the bench. Aaron Rodgers is an exceptional quarterback and a player that will go down in history as one of the Packers […]

The First Game In American Football League History

The American Football League started in 1960 as a rival to the older and more established National Football League. The bulk of the ownership of the AFL was made up of investors who had desired purchasing an NFL team, but for various reasons were not able to. After all the planning and preparation, the first […]

Steelers Running Back Rashard Mendenhall’s First Game Ever

Jerome Bettis was a huge part of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the late 1990’s and the early 2000’s. After his retirement, the team faced the tough task of finding a replacement. A few years later, a young rookie would come on the scene and develop into a very reliable and skilled running back. Today, Rashard […]

The First Game In The Career Of Pittsburgh Steelers Star Ben Roethlisberger

Ben Roethlisberger has put together a great career in a relatively short amount of time.  He has won big games and made big plays.  What was his first game ever like though? The 0-1 Baltimore Ravens hosted the 1-0 Pittsburgh Steelers on September 19th, 2004 in a highly anticipated game.  Tommy Maddox got the start […]

September 10, 1989 – Barry Sanders’ First Game Ever

The Detroit Lions are one of the National Football League’s oldest franchises. They have had a number of great players over the years and played in some very important games. The sad truth though is that the Lions have also had a lot of very tough years in terms of win-loss records. One of the […]