Tag Archives: NFL

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/10/2012 — Tom Brady

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/10/2012 — Tom Brady

    Almost two months ago, the Houston Texans’ defense was shredded by Aaron Rodgers, as the 2011 NFL MVP threw six touchdowns during a 42-24 Packers victory.  Last night, it was another elite quarterback, Tom Brady, who was picking apart what suddenly appears to be a very suspect Texans secondary. Brady had little trouble moving the ball […]

  • Kris Durham and Jason Avant Make Spectacular One-Handed Catches (Video)

    Kris Durham and Jason Avant Make Spectacular One-Handed Catches (Video)

    The NFL brings us plenty of incredible highlights each weekend, and this past Sunday was no different, as two of the year’s best catches were made by the Philadelphia Eagles’ Jason Avant and the Detroit Lions’ Kris Durham. Avant’s came first, as he leaped through the air and used his right hand to reel in […]

  • 9 Other Freshman Who Could Have Won the Heisman Trophy (But Didn’t)

    9 Other Freshman Who Could Have Won the Heisman Trophy (But Didn’t)

    On Saturday night, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy in the 78-year history of the award. Why did it take so long? Well, there are a couple reasons. For one, freshman only became eligible to play varsity NCAA football in 1972, which meant before that there weren’t […]

  • Fail!: Bills Fans Drop Lee Smith During Touchdown Celebration (Video)

    Fail!: Bills Fans Drop Lee Smith During Touchdown Celebration (Video)

    Touchdowns have been tough to come by for the Buffalo Bills recently, as they have found the end zone more than once in just two of their last six games. Their latest offensive struggle took place yesterday afternoon when the took on the St. Louis Rams at Ralph Wilson Stadium.  On this occasion, they managed […]

  • Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    If the Oakland Raiders’ offense appeared to be confused at times during last night’s 26-13 loss to the Denver Broncos, we’re happy to tell you that your eyes were not deceiving you.  They were, in fact, very confused. For proof, look no further than Denarius Moore, who appeared to be headed in the wrong direction following this […]

  • 15 Best Selling NFL Jerseys of 2012

    15 Best Selling NFL Jerseys of 2012

    Some people might think that the best way to gauge the popularity of NFL players it to look at who the fans vote into the Pro Bowl. Unfortunately, there are two things wrong with this way of thinking. First, fan votes only account one-third of the selections, the rest being made by players, coaches, and […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/06/2012 — Knowshon Moreno

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/06/2012 — Knowshon Moreno

    Less than one month ago, Knowshon Moreno was buried on the Denver Broncos’ depth chart and a regular on the inactive list every Sunday, despite being perfectly healthy.  But the 2009 first-round draft pick continued to work hard in practice, just in case he was given another kick at the can.  And that opportunity finally […]

  • Vikings’ Christian Ponder and EPSN’s Samantha Steele are Engaged!

    Vikings’ Christian Ponder and EPSN’s Samantha Steele are Engaged!

    Through the first four weeks of the 2012 NFL season, Christian Ponder had thrown for 824 yards, four touchdowns, zero interceptions, and his Vikings were out to a surprising 3-1 start.  But Ponder followed that impressive September showing by throwing two interceptions in each of his next three games, and at least one interception in […]

  • 20 Hottest NFL Cheerleaders of 2012

    20 Hottest NFL Cheerleaders of 2012

    The NFL season still has a few more weeks to go, and while a few teams have already locked up their trip to the playoffs, there are still a lot of spots up for grabs. So I’m not about to make any predictions just yet. However, I am ready to make a call on one […]

  • 11 Biggest NFL Quarterback Controversies of All Time

    11 Biggest NFL Quarterback Controversies of All Time

    While the 2012 NFL Season hasn’t featured any truly epic quarterback controversies, we have seen an inordinate amount of minor ones. There’s Vick vs. Foles in Philly, Kaepernick vs. Smith in San Francisco, Cassel vs. Quinn in KC, Gabbert vs. Henne in Jacksonville, and, of course, Sanchez vs. Tebow in New York. But, like I […]

  • Giants’ Sean Locklear Suffers Nasty Leg Injury (GIF)

    Giants’ Sean Locklear Suffers Nasty Leg Injury (GIF)

    The game wasn’t the only thing that the New York Giants lost last night in Washington.  They also lost their starting right tackle for the remainder of the season. While blocking for Ahmad Bradshaw during a fourth quarter rushing attempt, Sean Locklear’s right leg got caught under a Redskins player who was trying to make […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/03/2012 — Alfred Morris

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/03/2012 — Alfred Morris

    When it comes to the Washington Redskins’ rookies, 2012 second-overall pick Robert Griffin III seems to garner most of the attention, but her certainly isn’t the only freshman in their lineup that has been making a difference on the field this season.  Sixth-round draft pick Alfred Morris has also been a key contributor in the […]