Tag Archives: football

  • J.J. Watt Speech at Youth Football Camp is Inspiring (Video)

    J.J. Watt Speech at Youth Football Camp is Inspiring (Video)

    This J.J. Watt speech demonstrates that he’s got a little bit more than physical ability going on in his arsenal of weapons. I’m guessing that J.J. Watt is a pretty busy guy, especially during football season, but he was still able to find time to make an appearance at a youth football practice to let the […]

  • Sorry Cowboys, the Broncos Are America’s Team Now

    Sorry Cowboys, the Broncos Are America’s Team Now

    Forget the Dallas Cowboys. The Denver Broncos are America’s Team now. According to a new scientific poll from Harris Interective, 55% of American adults say they follow football. And among those adults, the most popular team is the Denver Broncos, while the Cowboys, who were #1 for the previous six years, dropped all the way […]

  • High School Football Player Gives Amazing Post-Game Interview (Video)

    High School Football Player Gives Amazing Post-Game Interview (Video)

    It takes a high school football player from Texas in a brief, post-game interview, to remind us that not all football players are barbaric meatheads. Okay. We never actually thought that, but it was easy to get a little carried away with the news of the past few weeks. Fortunately, Apollos Hester is there to […]

  • 12 Memorable NFL Fights and Brawls

    12 Memorable NFL Fights and Brawls

    In the NFL you have to bring the intensity on every single play. And this fact, combined with the inherent violence of the game, sometimes leads to on-field scuffles between players and coaches. Of course, when that happens there are always ejections and fines. We all have to act like we disapprove, because nobody wants to encourage such behavior. […]

  • Levi’s Stadium Bids to Connect Fans to the Game Like Never Before

    Levi’s Stadium Bids to Connect Fans to the Game Like Never Before

    Presented by Levi’s: Football is a sport built on legacy and tradition. From the players who’ve lined up against one another over the decades, to the stadiums that have hosted them, football’s rich history has been permanently vetted into American culture, and has thus provided a platform for some of the greatest moments of our […]

  • 20 Amazingly Athletic Football Catches

    20 Amazingly Athletic Football Catches

    With last week’s athletic football catches by Brandon Marshall in the Bears-49ers matchup, among others, the sports world is already talking about the “catch of the year.” Is it insanely early to start that discussion? Yes. Are we going to do it anyway? Yes. No. Sort of. Since we’ve got the best grabs on our […]

  • The NFL Simpsonized by Bleacher Report (Pics)

    The NFL Simpsonized by Bleacher Report (Pics)

    The NFL and The Simpsons have been the source of two of Fox’s most popular television programs over the past couple of decades.  So Bleacher Report and artist Adrien Noterdaem collaborated to do the obvious thing and mash the two together to create “The NFL Simpsonized.” The NFL Simpsonized recreates popular players from the National Football […]

  • Darren Sproles Unstoppable in Eagles’ Huge Comeback Win Over Colts (Videos)

    Darren Sproles Unstoppable in Eagles’ Huge Comeback Win Over Colts (Videos)

    They’re just two games into the 2014 season, and the high-octane Chip Kelly offense definitely needs a little fine tuning. But so far Darren Sproles is starting to look like a pretty good pickup for the Philadelphia Eagles. Last night the second string “running back” was pretty much unstoppable, sparking Philly to a thrilling comeback […]

  • NFL Arrests: 11 Most Common Crimes Committed by NFL Players

    NFL Arrests: 11 Most Common Crimes Committed by NFL Players

    Well this certainly isn’t how the league was hoping things would go. Two weeks into the 2014 NFL season, and so far the biggest stories are about players who beat their wives and children. First it was the video of Ray Rice punching his wife in the elevator of an Atlantic City casino. Now Adrian Peterson has been […]

  • J.J. Watt Touchdown Reception Fuels Texans Victory? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    J.J. Watt Touchdown Reception Fuels Texans Victory? Sure, Why Not (Video)

    The Houston Texans just gave J.J. Watt a record-breaking $100 million contract extension because he’s really good at preventing touchdowns. Now, apparently, he scores them, too. On Sunday against the Oakland Raiders, the Texans took a 27-0 lead into the fourth quarter, then held on for a 30-14 win. And it was a J.J. Watt […]