Detroit Lions wide receiver (and Madden ’13 cover athlete) Calvin Johnson plastered his name all over the NFL record books on Saturday night during Detroit’s 31-18 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Johnson broke Jerry Rice’s 17-year-old receiving yardage record (1,848 in 1995) after posting an 11-catch, 225-yard performance.
Days prior to San Francisco’s 38-31 win over the New England Patriots last Sunday night, a five-year-old girl took to You Tube and belted out a ditty about 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. This is tremendous on a few levels.
John Fetkovich, a physics professor at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, is living proof that individuals will go to any length to prove theories to be true. During Wednesday night’s A Football Life on NFL Network about the famous Immaculate Reception play from the 1972 AFC Divisional playoff game between […]
When Cleveland visits Denver on Sunday, surely a few Browns fans will experience hot flashes regarding the franchise’s most notable trip to the Mile High city that took in January 1988. The Broncos and Browns met for the second straight season in the AFC Championship game. A year […]
Look, I understand that Peyton Manning didn’t play last year, had multiple neck surgeries, reportedly traveled to Europe to discuss stem cell treatment, and is all of a sudden doing Peyton Manning things again for the AFC West champion Denver Broncos. Also, I’m fully aware that Tom Brady is […]
Ok, that’s title is a slight misrepresentation, but seriously…doesn’t Eagles quarterback Nick Foles resemble Napoleon Dynamite (real-life Jon Heder)? Anyways, Foles and the 4-10 Philadelphia Eagles will have a hand in shaping the NFC East over the next two weeks.
It took one of the worst performances of Mark Sanchez’s career on Monday night and for the Jets to be eliminated from postseason contention but finally, Rex Ryan benched his embattled starter in favor of Tim Tebow Greg McElroy. The former Alabama quarterback will start on Sunday when the […]
I’m going to keep hammering the Jets until I get the rancid taste of last night’s game out of my mouth.
One week after the NFL media at large was ready to hand over the Vince Lombardi Trophy to the New England Patriots, a whole lot changed in 24 hours. While the Texans and Falcons are still atop their respective conferences, movement abounds beneath them.
As the New York Jets circled the drain on their 2012 season in a 14-10 loss, ESPN’s Mike Tirico provided an accurate assessment on the team’s play following Mark Sanchez’s game-ending (and season-ending) fumble.