Tag Archives: football

  • Stat Line of the Night — 11/26/2013 — Jordan Lynch

    Stat Line of the Night — 11/26/2013 — Jordan Lynch

    If you didn’t already know who Jordan Lynch was, you’d have probably guessed he was a running back after taking a look at the box score for Tuesday night’s MAC match-up between Northern Illinois and Western Michigan.  And you’d be wrong. You see, Lynch is a senior quarterback for the No. 14 ranked Northern Illinois […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 12 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 12 Round-up

    The 14th edition of Manning vs. Brady was epic, with the Broncos getting out to a 24-0 first half lead, only to watch Tom Brady carry his New England Patriots all the way back, en route to a 34-31 overtime victory. With his 344-yard, three-touchdown performance, Tom Terrific is now 10-4 against Peyton Manning.  That […]

  • This or That?: Get to Know the Real Victor Cruz

    This or That?: Get to Know the Real Victor Cruz

    Many of us know Victor Cruz as the speedy Pro Bowl wide receiver that has salsa danced his was to 23 touchdowns in his three years as a member of the New York Giants.  But what’s the real Victor Cruz like away from the football field? If you’d like to find out, we have some […]

  • Aldon Smith’s Nutshot to RG3 Gets a Street Fighter Makover (GIF)

    Aldon Smith’s Nutshot to RG3 Gets a Street Fighter Makover (GIF)

    The San Francisco 49ers delivered a metaphorical knockout blow to the Washington Redskins’ 2013 campaign last night when they defeated them by a score of 27-6 in front of a national audience on Monday Night Football. As for 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, he delivered a literal knockout blow to the groin of Redskins quarterback Robert […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 26th) — Sean Taylor

    This Day In Sports History (November 26th) — Sean Taylor

    It was on this day in 2007 Washington Redskins safety Sean Taylor was shot in the leg during a home invasion.  The bullet struck Taylor’s femoral artery which caused massive bleeding and ultimately cost him his life. Sean Taylor was a first round, fifth overall pick of the Washington Redskins in the 2004 NFL Draft.  […]

  • Aldon Smith Gave RGIII Quite the Nutshot Last Night (GIF)

    Aldon Smith Gave RGIII Quite the Nutshot Last Night (GIF)

    From time to time, you’ll come across a single moment from a game that manages to perfectly sum up the entire contest. Today, we have one of those for you. It’s from last night’s tilt between the San Francisco 49ers and the Washington Redskins, and it’s pretty great. However, it doesn’t just sum up this […]

  • 10 Songs You’ll Find on Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles’ Playlist

    10 Songs You’ll Find on Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles’ Playlist

    Jamaal Charles has been one of football’s best running backs, if not the best, during the 2013 NFL season.  His 1,343 yards from scrimmage is the second-highest total in the league—behind only LeSean McCoy‘s 1,408—while his 918 rushing yards and eight touchdowns rank him fourth among running backs in each category.  And perhaps most importantly, […]

  • This Graphic Perfectly Illustrates the Parity of the 2013 NFL Season

    This Graphic Perfectly Illustrates the Parity of the 2013 NFL Season

    As those of you participating in NFL survivor pools already know, this has been one of the wackiest, least-predictable NFL seasons in memory. Pretty much the only teams that haven’t experienced a significant upset loss are Denver and Seattle—and last night the Broncos choked up a 24-point second-half lead to the Patriots, while the Seahawks […]

  • Chris Long Runs Off Bench to Pull Brother Kyle Long Out of Scuffle (GIF)

    Chris Long Runs Off Bench to Pull Brother Kyle Long Out of Scuffle (GIF)

    For the first time in their professional football careers, brothers Chris Long and Kyle Long were opponents on an NFL field in Sunday’s game between the St. Louis Rams and the Chicago Bears. But blood still runs pretty thick, as fans witnessed when Bears guard Kyle was briefly involved in a scuffle, and Rams defensive end […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    9 Reasons Why Brady vs. Manning is the Best Rivalry in the NFL

    Yesterday, while clicking around the internet trying to avoid doing actual work, I came across an article talking about this weekend’s marquee NFL matchup between Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos. The main argument of that article? That the rivalry was overblown, and everyone is tired of hearing about it. Well […]

  • Brady vs. Manning XIV: Tale of the Tape (Graphic)

    Brady vs. Manning XIV: Tale of the Tape (Graphic)

    By now you’ve probably already heard that Tom Brady and Peyton Manning will be squaring off for the 14th time in their NFL careers when the New England Patriots host the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football this weekend.  You also may have heard a few of their head-to-head stats already, like Brady’s 9-4 record […]