The first time tackling below the waist became legal was in 1888 at the college football rules convention. With this decision, pads became essential for players. However, helmets were last on the list. The last football game played where players were not required to wear a helmet was in 1940 when the Chicago Bears beat [...] [...more]
About a week ago, I brought you a list of fantasy football sleepers from the AFC. Now, true to my word, I’ve put together an interesting look at trio of young players who figure to outproduce their draft slots in 2010. Take a look, and keep them in the back of your mind in the [...] [...more]
From LA to Beantown, Americans have some of the most passionate sports fans in the world. But while some loyalists (Cardinals, Steelers, Dodgers and Packers fans, in particular) have excellent track records, there are other groups of devotees who are truly atrocious.
For every fan who’s willing to sit in his or her seat, watch [...] [...more]
Well at the end of another NFL season, it’s officially become the firing period for Head Coaches…and it didn’t take too long for the first head to roll. Well for the 20 NFL teams that didn’t make the playoffs there is plenty of blame to go around. Usually the biggest change a team [...] [...more]
A View from a Bears Fan
Do you remember Friday, April 3rd 2009? Just a regular day for most, but for Chicago Bears fans, it was Christmas Eve come early, because on that day the NFL Gods decreed that Chicago was to get a franchise QB. First off, you have to realize that the Bears have [...] [...more]