Tag Archives: NFL

  • Dante Hitner and 17 Other Athletes Who Changed Their Names

    Dante Hitner and 17 Other Athletes Who Changed Their Names

    After the 49ers’ week 4 destruction of the Rams, the NFL hit San Francisco safety Donte Whitner with a hefty $20,000 fine for what they deemed was an illegal hit on St. Louis receiver Chris Givens. As you would expect, Whitner wasn’t very happy about this, so he did what anyone in his situation would […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 7th) – Walter Payton

    This Day In Sports History (October 7th) – Walter Payton

    It was on this day in 1984 that Chicago Bears’ running back Walter Payton surpassed Jim Brown as the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. Payton gained his 12,313th yard in a game played against the New Orleans Saints. Walter Payton was a staple in the Chicago Bears backfield throughout the 1970’s and 80’s.  He consistently put […]

  • 9 Largest Football Spreads You Can Bet This Weekend

    9 Largest Football Spreads You Can Bet This Weekend

    Gambling is wrong. It destroys lives, and can pull people into a cycle of addiction from which they often never recover. That said, during football season, there are always countless wonderful games to wager upon (legally), and we’ve picked a few here that offer HUGE spreads. A game with a huge spread isn’t any more […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 4 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 4 Round-up

    Quick!  Name me two active receivers from the New England Patriots’ roster this past Sunday night who had recorded a single NFL reception prior to the 2013 season. Couldn’t do it, could you?  Sure, they had Julian Edelman, who entered this season with 69 career receptions for 714 yards and four touchdowns, but then who? […]

  • J.J. Watt Has Bloody Sunday vs. Seahawks (Photos)

    J.J. Watt Has Bloody Sunday vs. Seahawks (Photos)

    The Houston Texans suffered a painful loss at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.  And perhaps no Texans player was feeling the pain more than All-Pro defensive end J.J. Watt. You see, while Watt and the rest of the Texans defense was able to limit the Seahawks’ offense to just one touchdown throughout […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 3 Round-up

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Week 3 Round-up

    If I told you that after three weeks of NFL regular season action we’d be listening to Jay Cutler and Ryan Tannehill talk about their 3-0 records, Colin Kaepernick and Aaron Rodgers defend their 1-2 records, and Brian Hoyer gloat about his perfect (1-0) start to his professional career on the latest edition of the […]

  • Fans Brawl During 49ers-Colts Game (Video)

    Fans Brawl During 49ers-Colts Game (Video)

    San Francisco 49ers fans can be a rowdy bunch, even when their team is winning games.  As for when they’re losing games, well, that’s when they become an extremely rowdy bunch. That was the case on Sunday, as the 49ers lost their second consecutive game, falling to the Colts by a score of 27-7.  It […]