Nine Great Detroit Lions Trivia Facts – The Quarterback Edition
The Detroit Lions have some great fans who are very passionate about their team and have put up with a lot over the years. Here are nine fun trivia facts relating to the team’s quarterbacks.Emmitt Smith – From Star Running Back to Dancing Champ
It’s been nearly two decades since Emmitt Smith played his first game at Texas Stadium. Since 1990, the star player has improved his performance quality dramatically and has discovered another talent he had been hiding; dancing! Now he is widely recognized for both of his impressive abilities.The Best Playoff Coaches of All Time
Coaches are usually judged by their win-loss records. In the pros though, one of the biggest factors in how a coach is regarded and how long they get to keep their job is how they do in the playoffs or postseason. Here is a look at some of the best playoff coaches of all time.Post Game Analysis – Eagles Vs 49ers
The Eagles did what needed to be done and won their fifth game in a row in order to clinch a playoff spot. There were a lot of bright spots in the win; however, there were also a lot of mistakes that need to be worked out in the final two games before heading into the playoffs. With that being said, let’s take a look at some of the positives and negatives from last night.Pennsylvania Football – An American High School Tradition Featuring the Ridley Raiders
First and foremost, my hat goes off to each coach, mentor, administrator and stakeholder that has contributed to the student athlete in the past as well as those who continue to partake in the lives of student athletes and communities in America. The time and effort that is put into coaching is tremendous in terms of X’s and O’s, and most importantly, the student athlete’s personal life, involving people, places, and situations.History of the BCS Championship Bowl Game
If you are a college football fanatic you probably already know how this came to be. You were probably watching the first games that led up to the creation. For you it was a history making event that you didn’t want to miss.Mark Ingram Becomes the First Ever Heisman Trophy Winner For Alabama
Sophomore running back Mark Ingram has done something for the University of Alabama that no other player has ever done-bring home a Heisman Trophy for the Crimson Tide faithful. Ingram nudged out running back Toby Gerhart of Stanford in the closest vote of the award’s 75-year history to become the first Alabama player to ever win the annual trophy as the best player in college football.Joe Theismann’s Broken Leg Caught on Video!
Joe Theisman was a three sport star in high school and then went on to have an exceptional career as quarterback at the University of Notre Dame. Following his graduation from college, he spurned the NFL and instead signed with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League. After a few years in the CFL, Theisman finally joined the NFL as a member of the Washington Redskins.Five Little Known Facts About the Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears are one of the most well respected franchises in the entire National Football League. The team is one of the few remaining teams that were original founders of the league back in the early 1900s. Over the years a number of great players have played for the Bears and the team has played in a number of great games. Here are five fun facts about the Chicago Bears.Quarterback Training – Footwork
While arm strength, how far you can throw the football, will always be an important measurement for a quarterback, it is not the most important. As you watch the best quarterbacks, Payton Manning and Drew Brees, etc. you will find that their footwork is their best asset.Quarterbacks – Are You Working For Next Year?
This is a question I found myself asking both of my field generals during the spring season when I happened to see them at a baseball game. The looked at me, maybe a little quizzical because they were thinking it was baseball season.