Blind Side Head Coach Gets His Dream Job
Who will ever forget Sandra Bullock’s constant grumbling to coach Burt Cotton in the Academy Award winning film The Blind Side? The story of Michael Oher and his journey to the NFL is heartwarming and, now, it might be time to start on a sequel. Coach Cotton in the movie is really coach Hugh Freeze, a native Mississipian who today landed his dream job as he was named the new head football coach at the University of Mississippi.Using the Alert Check in Quarters Coverage
The Alert Check is the coverage check we use in Quarters versus two receivers removed. We have to make some adjustments in order to handle the threat of two fast, vertical threats. This video details the check.College Football Playoffs – Who Needs It?
Awh, it’s that time of the year again. The interstate rivals, the conference championship games, and the bowl season right around the corner. But as usual, everyone is caught up in the college football playoffs controversy. It seems to happen every year. People with poor memories will forget what it used to be like and how we would derive at a national champion.Penn State Fans React To Knee-Jerk Reactions
The recent disturbing News involving Penn State University has caused many fans to react with support. Because of negative public comments, they have taken to literally wearing their support on their sleeves. Merchandise sales dipped immediately after the news broke, but true PSU fans started to buy even more Penn State stuff as a kind of in your face statement to the public’s media driven knee-jerk reaction.Tailgating – Day Camping for Sports Fans
Tailgating is a cross between camping and a picnic. You set up camp as if you will be there for days but it centers around one meal and a football game. Some people don’t have the patience for camping because they see it as a lot of work for just a few hours. But that is nothing compared to the commitment it takes to tailgate.Why Pro Football’s Ultimate Championship Is Called the “Super Bowl”
So how did this game come to be called the Super Bowl? The legend began auspiciously in 1959 when Lamar Hunt was instrumental in forming a competitive football league to the long-existing NFL.Cecil Isbell: The Packers’ First 300-Yard-Game Passer
On the first of November 1942, the Green Bay Packers’ left halfback blistered the Chicago Cardinals 55-24 with a passing display that lit up City Stadium. Isbell became the first Packer to throw for 300 yards in a game, and perhaps more impressively, he produced in ways that have yet to be equaled, even in the pass-happy era of the 21st century.The Quarterback
Some people think the quarterback is the most important position on a football team. What do you think?Who Is the Babe Ruth of the NFL?
When you think of the history of baseball, one of the first, if not the first, name that comes to mind is Babe Ruth. Is Ruth the best baseball player of all time? Probably not, but he is undoubtedly the poster boy for baseball. Basketball has Michael Jordan. Hockey has Wayne Gretzky. Football has… well I’m not sure football has a clear cut Babe Ruth.Chip Kelly Is Anything But Reckless
Calling Oregon head football coach Chip Kelly reckless is no different than calling Copernicus, Abraham Lincoln or Joseph Lister reckless. During Copernicus’ time, conventional wisdom was that the Earth was at the center of the Solar System. Copernicus, rather than accepting that common belief, decided to look into other possibilities and eventually proved that in fact the Sun was at the center of the Solar System.Tim Tebow – The Most Interesting Man In The World!
Sorry, Dos Equis beer guy, you are no longer the most interesting man in the world. That distinguished honor now goes to Jesus in cleats, or Cletus. Previously known as Tim Tebow or The Tebownator.