Mark Ingram is the Only Heisman Trophy Winner From the University of Alabama (Bama) Crimson Tide
Mark Ingram is the only Heisman Trophy winner from the University of Alabama even though the school has a storied football history. This article briefly describes the Heisman victory for Ingram and the numerous achievements of the University of Alabama football program.Vigilantes’ Run Kills OKC’s First Half Rally
Down 21-20 to the Oklahoma City Yard Dawgz after leading 20-0, the Dallas Vigilantes were staring down the barrel of another game that got away. But in the first arena football game in Dallas in just under two years, a loss just wasn’t going to be acceptable.Football Card Review – 2009 Upper Deck Heroes Sports Cards
Having missed the 2008 debut of Upper Deck Heroes Football I was excited to get the opportunity to sink my teeth into the series’ sophomore release to see for myself what it was like. I couldn’t help but approach 2009 Upper Deck Heroes Football with a certain degree of prejudice as a result of my previous experience with Heroes Baseball.University of Alabama (Bama) Crimson Tide Football Players Taken in the 2010 NFL Draft
The University of Alabama has a proud football tradition. During the 2010 NFL Draft seven players from the University of Alabama were selected. This article outlines those selections.Should I Use Wedge Blocking In Youth Football?
Wedge Blocking is what the Single Wing offense is famous for. This may appear like the most irregular form of blocking you will experience, but once you witness it in action, you will turn into a believer. You need to realize that it will appear different to instruct and most likely appear helter-skelter at first.University of Miami Hurricanes Football Players Taken in the 2010 NFL Draft
The University of Miami has a track record of being one of the most successful college football programs over the last three decades until a recent hiccup in performance. This article outlines the four players taken by the University of Miami in the 2010 NFL Draft and briefly describes how this result is indicative of the program returning to traditional winning ways.Ohio State University (OSU) Buckeyes That Won the Heisman Trophy in College Football
Ohio State University has a proud traditional of producing top notch college football players. This article briefly summarizes the influence that Ohio State has had on the Heisman Trophy, the most coveted individual award in the sport.Oakland Raiders Draft Analysis
The Oakland Raiders have been the butt of many jokes the past few seasons particularly after their last draft in 2009 and after a decade of incompetence on the football field. Known for taking too many risks in the draft and for drafting players merely based on their potential the Raiders changed course this year and probably had their best draft in ages by actually drafting players based on need and not potential. Raider fans have a lot to be excited about based on the Raiders 2010 draft which was their best in years if not decades!University of Idaho Vandals Had One Football Player Taken in the 2010 NFL Draft
The University of Idaho does not normally have a football player selected in the first round of the NFL Draft. This article briefly summarizes the lone pick (that happens to be a first rounder) that the Idaho Vandals sent to the 2010 NFL Draft.Mr Irrelevant is the Title (Name) Given to the Last Player Taken Every Year in the NFL Draft
Mr. Irrelevant is a title that gets discussed every April around the time of the annual NFL Draft because it is the dubious title given to the last player chosen in the draft. The title Mr. Irrelevant is given in a half joking manner because of the lack of faith that exists regarding the final player selected ever being worth mentioning again because his odds of succeeding in the NFL are seemingly so small.Coaching Youth Football – Offensive Line Cut Blocking
A unique style of offensive line blocking is called a chop, or cut. Over the years, a cut, or chop block has been called by some a “dirty” technique. A cut, or chop works great and if taught correct it can keep a dominating defender at bay.