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Chargers: Antonio Gates Reels in Touchdown No. 110

December 24, 2016 • AFC, AFC West, Features, Front Page, History, San Diego ChargersComments (0)

At 36 years old, long-time San Diego Chargers’ tight end Antonio Gates is still making plays. Early on in the Bolts’ Week 16 match-up with Cleveland this afternoon, Gates reeled in a goal-line touchdown toss from veteran quarterback Philip Rivers to take a 7-0 lead. The touchdown catch was Gates’ sixth TD of the season [&hellip...

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Pittsburgh Steelers’ Legend Not a Fan of Coach Tomlin

December 24, 2016 • AFC, AFC North, Features, Front Page, History, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

It’s far from the most outrageous thing that Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw has ever said, but it’s certainly one of the more intriguing things he’s publicly said as of late. Bradshaw, 68, made an appearance on Fox...

Looking Back on 12 Great Thanksgiving Day Football Memories

November 24, 2016 • Features, Front Page, History, ListsComments (0)

With Thanksgiving Day football upon us, this is the perfect time to revisit some of the best Turkey Day memories across the National Football League. Here’s just 12 of the more memorable moments, in no particular order: The Butt Fumble 2012: The date...

Frank Gore Rushes into Top 10 on All-Time Rushing List

October 2, 2016 • AFC South, Features, Front Page, History, Indianapolis ColtsComments (0)

In today’s 30-27 loss to the Jaguars, Indianapolis Colts running back Frank Gore ran his way into the record books. While the Colts went without a 100-yard rusher yet again, Gore’s 68 rushing yards (and one touchdown) put him at 12,293 rushing...

Best Bets to Break Offensive Single-Season Records

August 16, 2016 • Features, Front Page, History, ListsComments (0)

Records are meant to be broken…some more than others. But, in today’s NFL, the records that are most likely going to be broken are passing and receiving ones as this is now a pass-happy period in football while runners have been somewhat pushed...

Hall of Fame 2016: What Brett Favre Meant to Me

August 4, 2016 • Features, Front Page, Green Bay Packers, History, NFC, NFC NorthComments (0)

In April of 2005, with the 22nd overall pick in the NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers selected quarterback Aaron Rodgers from the University of California. That is the point in time where a changing of the guard began to take place in Green Bay. By no means...

Celebrating Devin Hester’s Iconic Special Teams Career

July 27, 2016 • Front Page, History, VideoComments (0)

Devin Hester, 33, was officially released by the Atlanta Falcons yesterday, thus likely ending a fantastic run from one of the best return men this league has ever seen. I mean, even if he does find a new NFL home for 2016, his prime is far behind him. He...

Revisiting the Magical 1998 Minnesota Vikings’ Season

July 23, 2016 • Features, Front Page, HistoryComments (0)

Yesterday’s passing of former head coach Dennis Green had me looking back on his 13-year coaching career in the National Football League. And, who could forget about his finest season in the league: the magical 1998 NFL season with the Vikings. Green,...

Hall of Fame Inductee Kevin Greene: “Always a Steeler”

July 14, 2016 • AFC, AFC North, Features, Front Page, History, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

Kevin Greene is finally being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio next month. And he has made his decision as to which team he’d like to receive his Hall of Fame ring from: the Pittsburgh Steelers. He’ll receive his...

Best Mobile QB of All-Time: Cunningham, Vick or Young?

July 2, 2016 • Features, Front Page, History, Lists, Off-Season, Photos/VideoComments (0)

Michael Vick celebrated his 36th birthday earlier this week, giving NFL.com a reason to post some of the best runs of his prolonged professional football career. This had me nostalgic, as I watched a few Vick highlights…then went on to watching some old...