We are now one day from the Super Bowl. In honor of being a day away, we should pay homage to Super Bowl I and one of the most unforgettable stories in Super Bowl history.
Posts Tagged ‘Bart Starr’
With just 15 days to go until the NFL draft, the Path to Primetime rolls along.
RB Mark Ingram is participating in his pro day at Alabama on Wednesday, looking to follow in the footsteps in another former Crimson Tide back who made it big in the NFL — Shaun Alexander. But Alabama is more known for its quarterbacks that it has churned out.
But who is the tops?
There has been a lot of talk this week about Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers and their place in history should they be victorious in Super Bowl XLV.
The lineage of the Packers quarterbacks is rather impressive — a pair of Hall of Famers, another certain to be joining them in Canton, and another who is just starting to carve out his place in NFL history. But when it comes to the Packers and Titletown, there is really only one way to judge these quarterbacks.
Posted: Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Jim Plunkett, Al Davis, Bart Starr, Ben Roethlisberger, Bob Griese, Brett Favre, Dan Fouts, Dan Marino, Dan Pastorini, Desmond Howard, Jim Kelly, John Elway, Ken Stabler, Marcus Allen, Roger Staubach, Super Bowl's forgotten heroes, Terry Bradshaw, Tom Brady, Warren Moon
Quarterbacks — whether we like it or not — are judged by Super Bowl wins. So why is former Raiders QB Jim Plunkett not celebrated as a two-time Super Bowl winner?
Four decades after his death, 2010 has been a big year for legendary football coach Vince Lombardi. Following a successful run on Broadway earlier this fall, Lombardi’s next stop is premium cable. The HBO Sports documentary “Lombardi” debuts Saturday at 8 p.m. ET, exclusively on HBO.
Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Barry Sanders, Bart Starr, Calvin Johnson, Drew Brees, Ernie Kellerman, Jamaal Charles, Jason Garrett, Jim Brown, Joe Haden, Maurice Jones-Drew, Peyton Manning
A look at some of the notable statistics and performances from Week 13.
Posted: Thursday, May 20th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Bart Starr, Blues Brothers, Bob Odenkirk, Brett Favre, George Wendt, Green Bay Packers, Joe Mantegna, Mike Ditka, Richard Roeper, Robert Smigel, Ronde Barber, San Diego Chargers, Saturday Night Live, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tiki Barber, Wayne's World
“Saturday Night Live” does not have the best record for translating sketches to movies. But what about a movie about the Bears’ Super Fans?
The Packers will be going old school with their alternate jersey this season.
Some of liked it, some think I’m nuts, and thanks to all for reading it. These subjective exercises always spawn debate, and the only things better than talking about NFL football is watching it.