Top 10 Reasons Why American Football Is a Greater Spectacle Than Soccer
The main aim of this blog is to widen the audience of American football in the UK so I thought I would give 10 reasons why I believe it is better, and what attracted me to the gridiron. 1. No boring 0-0 scores!Were Brothers Michael and Marcus Both Vick-Tims of Difficult Upbringings?
Last season Michael Vick became starting quarterback at the Philadelphia Eagles, propelling them to a 10-6 season, and, unfortunately, a one and done playoff surge. He showed poise and maturity, becoming a stand out leader in the NFL’s most explosive offence. Vick was always destined for great things, and many believed the same could be said for his younger brother Marcus, also a quarterback starlet.Josh Freeman – Mr Underrated
When someone mentions about top quarterbacks in the NFL, players like Peyton Manning, Drew Brees, Matt Ryan, Ben Roethlisberger and Tom Brady come to mind. They are certainly game changing quarterbacks with the ability to make even the most unlikely miracle happen. Many of the above have produced countless fourth quarter comebacks within the dying seconds of the match to snatch victories.The Ohio State Down Fall
The Down Fall for Ohio State’s football team seems to have new updates daily. Certainly things were not done right, and all this could have been avoided. You have to wonder though if Coach Treassel wasn’t viewed in such a high respect would his resignation been needed. Dignity, honest, respect were all words people used to describe Tressel and that outlook of him I think was too high for anyone let alone a college coach.What Do Zombies and Limbering Up Have To Do With The Big Game?
As a former high school football coach I would often see the other teams in our division doing what seemed like 60-90 minutes of warm-ups before the big game. If they overdo it during the game like this, can you even imagine how much they are over training on the practice field?San Francisco 49ers: 10 Questions to Be Answered Once the Lockout Is Over
As much as there has been an absence of football news since the NFL Lockout, the San Francisco 49ers have been one of those teams that have made their presence felt throughout the Bay Area despite no gameplay. Whether that was beat writers making something out of nothing or not, it is news – some good and some bad.Top 10 Tips to Bet the NFL
As we all know, most sports wagers are made on football, specifically in NFL games, and being this the case, it is advantageous to count with a few tips that can help attain better results when trying to beat the house, let’s see. As per previous experiences, it is advisable that you place a bet against last year’s Super Bowl winner, and also against the runner-up, and you must do it early in the season in order to obtain the best possible results. You can place a wager against a team that is on…What Factors Can Bring Down A College Athletic Program?
The recent problems at Ohio State, University of Southern California, University of Tennessee, University of Michigan and a number of other schools has brought the problems of college athletics into the forefront. Scandals like these have been taken place on a regular basis for well over 30 years. One school in particular, Southern Methodist University, its football program was given the “death penalty” by the NCAA in 1987 (a one year ban from competition) for its repeated violations during the early 1980s.Super Bowl Sunday – Greatest Show On Earth
When it comes to the biggest event in American sport, there is no doubt that Superbowl Sunday, the final of the NFL’s American Football championship, is the most watched and most popular. So much of the sporting year in the USA is geared towards Superbowl Sunday, which usually takes place in late January or early February, and is one of the biggest dates in the USA calendar.Football Screen Pass
This article is about the screen pass in football. It tells when to use it, who to throw to, different screen passes and why use the screen pass.San Francisco 49ers: Odds For Alex Smith, Colin Kaepernick and the Rest of the QB Race
With no current NFL season and talks still underway as to if a 2011-12 season will ever happen, speculation is all we have these days. If there was a team that has been hurt the most from the NFL Lockout, it would be the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers have a new coach in Jim Harbaugh that has no experience running an NFL team.