The Pittsburgh Steelers Decline
The Steelers have gradually been falling apart before our eyes and have been struggling drastically, especially towards the end of the 2012 season. Their new team leader, Heath Miller, 31 TDs in his career, and puny average of 4/ season and 3864 YDs receiving. After being considered a blocking tight end for the majority of his 8 year career, has suddenly become their most consistent receiver on the team, with 8 TDs and 800+ receiving YDs, mutually career highs.The History of The Super Bowl
When the Super Bowl is played it is an unofficial National Holiday. Millions of people watch the game from all over the world most of them from North America however quite a few people are from other continents. This all started in 1967 when the first Super Bowl was played.Lovie Smith Firing: A New Era Of Accountability For Bears
Much to the dismay of many current Chicago Bears, Lovie Smith was fired Monday after nine seasons as head coach of the Chicago Bears. In the Bears locker room, linebacker Nick Roach expressed his grief, saying “It’s disappointing. It’s very sad to see him go. If you’re a player in the NFL for any number of years, even if it’s just a couple years, he’s a guy that you would want to play for. So it’s sad to see him have to leave.”Football in India
I am presenting an overview of football in India. I am also stating some of the reasons why it is not so popular here.You Play Football With Your Mind
Apart from physical fitness, strong technique and good mental ability, a football player also needs developed psycho-motoric skills, meaning attention and concentration abilities, multi-tasking, implied perception (ability to perceive in advance), space orientation, information processing (input-output) pace, motoric memory and the like. In order to illustrate this matter, let us look into the process of information processing and performance of Barcelona’s midfielder, Chavi Hernandez, from the point of receiving the ball to its release- the moment of the pass: A. Identifying an open space in the direction of a passing angle and moving into it. B. Realizing that the ball is being passed towards him. C. Moving his look away from the ball and screening his surroundings. D. Pointing his look at the ball, while it is half underway, anticipating where it is heading to and its strength in the moment of absorption.The New York Giants Have Some Changes To Make On Defense To Return To The Top
The Giants were unable to make the playoffs in 2012 and have a chance to defend their title. The team’s defense struggled to stop opponents’ in the air or on the ground late in the season in a couple of pivotal games. Opponents gashed the Giants for big plays and converted all-to-frequently on 3rd down.The Jets May Want To Take A Page From The 49ers Regarding Their Quarterback Situation
Fans of the Jets are in an uproar over the poor play of Mark Sanchez. It is time to trade (nothing like trading a high 1st round pick for a mid-to-late round draft choice!)) or release him (there are 8.Can You Blame the Football Field for a Knee Injury?
Do the benefits of artificial turf outweigh the alleged, heightened danger of players being injured because of it? And if players like the benefits of artificial turf but still want the lower rate of injury documented when playing on grass, does wearing a knee brace during play reduce that risk so you can have the best of both worlds? Look at a few stats, scientific opinion, and some examples of NFL players who do wear knee braces during play, and form your own opinion.2012 NFL MVP Watch – Peyton Manning and Tom Brady Lead Way
2012 NFL MVP Watch – Brady or Manning? As the season winds down the 2012 NFL MVP watch is heating up.Three Early Draft Choices for the Buffalo Bills
It’s one week into December, and you know what that means — time for Bills fans to start looking at who the team should draft come April! In all seriousness though, Buffalo is looking at another mediocre finish and just-above-top-10-pick (again). With five wins under their belt and three games to go, it’s fathomable the Bills could either finish 5-11 or 8-8 — at this point, no one really knows.The Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots: Two Franchises Worlds Apart
The Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots, two original AFL teams and AFC East division rivals, are separated by less than 500 miles. In terms of franchise success, they couldn’t be further apart.