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Is 9 Seasons Enough for Calvin Johnson to be HOF-Worthy?

February 1, 2016 • Detroit Lions, Features, Front Page, History, NFC NorthComments (0)

Given that he’s been playing for a losing Detroit Lions organization for the last nine seasons, it shouldn’t come as a huge surprise that Calvin Johnson has (reportedly) informed his head coach that he plans on retiring. I mean, remember when one of the greatest running backs of all-time retired after just 10 seasons in [&hellip...

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Top 5 Best Seasons in Denver Broncos Franchise History

January 31, 2016 • AFC, AFC West, Denver Broncos, Features, Front Page, History, ListsComments (0)

Compared to the list we compiled for Carolina, Denver’s top 5 list of best seasons is much tougher to select. Given the large difference in number of years in franchise history (compared to Carolina), and the countless number of Hall of Famers and Super...

Top 5 Best Seasons in Carolina Panthers Franchise History

January 31, 2016 • Carolina Panthers, Features, Front Page, History, Lists, NFC SouthComments (0)

One week from today the Carolina Panthers will be making its second Super Bowl appearance in franchise history. So that got us thinking, in Carolina’s 21-year history which seasons have been the best in franchise history? 5. 2005 Season (11-5; Lost...

Hall of Fame Announces its “Super Bowl 50 Golden Team”

January 28, 2016 • Features, Front Page, History, ListsComments (0)

In honor of the 50th Super Bowl being played a week from Sunday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame selection committee decided to honor the best players in the Super Bowl’s illustrious history by putting together a Super Bowl 50 Golden Team. Here’s...

Remembering the Legendary Junior Seau on His Birthday

January 19, 2016 • AFC West, Features, Front Page, History, San Diego ChargersComments (0)

Today, January 19, 2016, the late Junior Seau would be turning 47 years old. Junior tragically took his own life almost four years ago (May 2, 2012), after years of suffering following his legendary professional football career in the NFL. His brain was...

AFC: The Last Time the Chiefs Won a Postseason Game…

January 8, 2016 • AFC, AFC South, AFC West, Features, Front Page, History, Houston Texans, Kansas City Chiefs, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

The Kansas City Chiefs are currently tied for the longest playoff losing streak in NFL history (tied with Detroit Lions), with eight straight postseason losses. The last time they won a playoff game? 1993-94. Marty Schottenheimer was leading the way as head...

Pro Football Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Finalists

January 7, 2016 • Breaking News, Front Page, HistoryComments (0)

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has announced the 15 finalists for the 2016 PFHOF Induction class. Unfortunately, they won’t all be able to get the call this year, and a handful of them will have to wait yet another year. Modern-Era Finalists QB Brett...

A Look Into Odell Beckham Jr’s Monster Five-Game Stretch

December 14, 2015 • Features, Front Page, HistoryComments (0)

As a rookie in 2014, New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. put up incredible numbers––and did so in just 12 games. Catching 91 passes from quarterback Eli Manning, Beckham put up 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns, averaging 108.8 yards per game. Heading...

Drew Brees Passes Dan Marino on All-Time Passing TD List

December 13, 2015 • Front Page, HistoryComments (0)

New Orleans Saints veteran quarterback Drew Brees tossed for 312 yards and a pair of touchdowns on 21-of-31 passing in a 24-17 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers today. The first touchdown pass––a 3-yard strike to WR Marques Colston in the opening...

TNF: Peterson Makes History in Thursday Night’s Match-up

December 10, 2015 • Arizona Cardinals, Front Page, History, Minnesota Vikings, NFC, NFC North, NFC WestComments (0)

The NFC playoff-contending Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals kicked off Week 14 action with a primetime showdown on NFL Network, and it didn’t come without a bit of history being made. Vikings’ All-Pro running back, and NFL’s...