The Who, What, When, Where and Why of Watching Professional (American) Football
Today, I’m going to discuss the 5 W’s, or in other words, the who, what, when, where and why of watching professional football. Many of you already know the answer, but many of you don’t. So, for those of you looking for answers, this one’s for you!What Would Butkus Do?
One thing is for sure: He wouldn’t have helped that guy back up off the ground! Over the past few decades, sports in general have changed. I’m not talking about hormone shots designed for race horses instead being administered to your team’s left fielder, I’m speaking more to an overall attitude.Why Doesn’t College Football Listen to 94% of Their Fans?
In the last major survey I saw 94% of the fans said they wanted a playoff system in NCAA Division College Football and only 6% said that they liked the current BCS Bowl Championships Series. About a week after the survey, the BCS announced that we are stuck with their unappealing, moronic, illogical, anti-fan system until at least the year 2014. Correct me if I’m wrong, but doesn’t the BCS and College Football exist because of the money they make off their fans?How American Football Got Started
The objective of a football game is to advance the ball and score points into the other teams end zone. The football can be advanced by throwing it to another player which is known as a passing play or carrying it which is known as a running play.College Football – East Carolina Smacks West Virginia, Upsets Its 3rd Straight Ranked Team
The 2008 college football season welcomed in its first Cinderella team as No. 8 West Virginia came calling in the Pirates’ den in East Carolina and the Pirates upset the Mountaineers easily, 24-3, controlling both sides of the line, and recording their 3rd consecutive victory over a ranked team in their last 3 games. Learn more about East Carolina’s rise to prominence.Brief History of the Denver Broncos
The Denver Broncos are a professional football team located in Denver, Colorado. The Denver Broncos are a member of the (AFC) American Football Conference in the (NFL) National Football League in the Western Division.The History of Deion Sanders
Blessed with athletic ability few humans can match, Deion Sanders is one of sports record over-achievers. Born in the State of Florida on 9 August 1967, Sanders excelled in three sports while in high school: basketball, baseball, and football. While attending the State University of Florida, he dropped basketball to participate in track and field.Top 5 Pac 10 Football Teams For 2008
The Pac 10 has always been thought of the as an offensive minded conference and cant run with the big boys of college football. This year led by USC Trojans the Pac 10 will be considered a superior conference and schools that go on the road to the west coast will soon find out that the Pac 10 should not be taken lightly. Predictions: USC Trojans: For as good as the Pac 10 has gotten over the years the conference still belongs to the Trojans.The Osborne Identity – Former Coach Tom Osborne Looks to Restore Husker Luster
Saturday was a lovely day in Lincoln, Neb. It was unseasonably warm, the skies were clear, and it was an excellent day for a football game. And at sold-out Memorial Stadium, more than 80,000 raucous red-clad fans watched the Nebraska Cornhuskers decimate the Broncos of Western Michigan University, 47-24.Dallas Cowboys Are Still Tops in the NFC East
Many sports fans think of the summer months as the deadest period of the year, but for football junkies like me, this is a very exciting time, full of optimism and possibility. Most NFL training camps have either already begun, or will begin in a day or two. And until the NFL season kicks off September, our favorite teams are undefeated.Should the NFL Take a Chance on a Player With Ties to Sept 11?
Running back Muhammad Abdulqadir excelled at Southern Illinois, but couldn’t get a nibble in the NFL. Is it because he lacks NFL talent, or because of his father’s connection to a convicted terrorist?