Tag Archives: NFL

  • This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    This Day In Sports History (May 14th) – Lyle Alzado

    It was on this day in 1992 that former NFL defensive end Lyle Alzado passed away.  Years of steroid abuse led to a cancerous brain tumor, which ultimately caused Alzado to die at the young age of 43. Lyle Alzado was known throughout the NFL as a very intense and intimidating player on the field.  […]

  • The 25 Covers of EA’s Madden NFL Football

    The 25 Covers of EA’s Madden NFL Football

    On Wednesday night, Charissa Thompson and Marcellus Wiley of ESPN’s SportsNation announced the final results of fan voting in the 64-player Madden cover tournament. In the end, fans had to choose between reigning NFL MVP Adrian Peterson and former NFL MVP (and fellow member of the 2K yards-club) Barry Sanders. And as you may have read somewhere, Barry Sanders won. Today, […]

  • 13 Biggest Steals in the History of the NFL Draft

    13 Biggest Steals in the History of the NFL Draft

    Every time the NFL draft rolls around, everyone starts analyzing stats and assessing risks in an attempt to figure out which prospects are the real deal and which are bound to go down in history as major draft busts. Ultimately, however, after all the studying and thinking and discussing, success and failure balance each other […]

  • This Day In Sports History (April 18th) — Joe Montana

    This Day In Sports History (April 18th) — Joe Montana

    It was on this day in 1995 that quarterback Joe Montana announced his retirement from the NFL.  It would officially mark the end of Montana’s 16-year Hall of Fame career. Montana spent the first 14 years of his career with the San Francisco 49ers, and the final two years with the Kansas City Chiefs.  Throughout […]

  • Former Tennessee Titans Cheerleader Charge with Sexual Assault of a Minor

    Former Tennessee Titans Cheerleader Charge with Sexual Assault of a Minor

    For the second time in the last 12 months, a former NFL cheerleader has been charged with sexually assaulting a minor. Elizabeth Leigh Garner, who made headlines four years ago when she became a Tennessee Titans cheerleader at the ripe old age of 28, was arrested last week in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and later indicted on […]

  • This Day In Sports History (March 15th) – Arizona Cardinals

    This Day In Sports History (March 15th) – Arizona Cardinals

    It was on this day in 1988 that the St. Louis Cardinals of the NFL officially moved to Arizona.  Despite losing the Cardinals, the city of St. Louis would regain a team seven years later when the Los Angeles Rams moved east to become known as the St. Louis Rams. The Cardinals franchise has long […]