Howard Griffith deserves more praise than he gets for his versatility, post-season play.
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Moments of Heartbreak: Dallas Cowboys – Dez Bryant’s Controversial Non-Catch
The Dallas Cowboys joined the NFL in 1960 as an expansion team. Since their inception, they have been one of the most decorated teams in the National Football League. They have appeared in the Super Bowl 8 times and have won 5 times. Their 5 Super Bowls is good enough to put them at second all time (tied with New England and San Francisco) just behind the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Cowboys are also the only NFL team in history to have 20 straight winning seasons (1966-1985).
Moments of Heartbreak: Cleveland Browns – The Move
Who are the Cleveland Browns? The Browns were a charter member of All American Football League (AAFC) and were founded […]
All-Time Unsung Heroes of the NFL – Buffalo Bills Edition: Aaron Schobel
Aaron Schobel is one of the Bills’ most accomplished defenders, but few people know his name.
2017 NFL Draft: Fantasy Impact from Rounds 2 and 3
A few names to keep an eye on come fantasy draft time from the second and third rounds of the 2017 NFL Draft.
L.A. Rams make Gerald Everett first ever South Alabama Jaguar drafted
Rams make Everett the first USA Jaguar to be selected in NFL Draft with 42nd overall pick,
Are New England and Seattle Outsmarting Other Teams on Draft Day?
The Patriots and Seahawks are perfecting the art of the draft.
Moments of Heartbreak: Cincinnati Bengals – 2015 Wild Card Game
he Bengals were founded in 1966 as the final team in the American Football League (AFL) before the AFL-NFL merger. They were actually founded by Paul Brown, who was Cleveland’s head coach up until 1963, when he was let go. After he was let go, he had interested in starting up his own franchise in Ohio. He ended up going with Cincinnati and worked out a deal for a new stadium. The Bengals were born.
Moments of Heartbreak: Chicago Bears – The Death of Walter Payton
Walter Payton was one of the top running back prospects in Mississippi coming out of high school but was not offered any scholarships by any teams in the SEC as they offered very few African Americans scholarships during that time. He was offered a scholarship with Kansas State and had accepted but ultimately decided to stay in Mississippi and attend the primarily black Jackson State University.
Moments of Heartbreak: Carolina Panthers – Super Bowl 50
The Carolina Panthers are an expansion team that was founded in 1993 and played their first season in 1995. The Panthers are just one of 13 teams that have not won a Super Bowl. However, they have made the playoffs 7 times since their debut and in just their 2nd year of existence, the Panthers managed to make it to the NFC Championship where they lost to the eventual Super Bowl champions, the Green Bay Packers. They did not have another winning season until 2003, where the Panthers reached the Super Bowl and lost to the Patriots 32-29. The Panthers did not reach the Super Bowl again until Super Bowl 50 in 2015, which is this weeks topic of discussion.