Spend any time around the Hall of Fame, or the McKinley Grand Hotel and you begin to realize how connected Gil Brandt is. He is like the Wolf from Pulp Fiction.
Posts Tagged ‘Don Coryell’
NFL Hall of Fame members John Madden, Joe Gibbs and Kellen Winslow recalled Don Coryell’s unique and revolutionary approach to coaching and his role as one of the founding fathers of the modern passing game.
Posted: Friday, July 2nd, 2010 | Brian Baldinger Tags: Al Saunders, Brian Baldinger, Charlie Joiner, Dan Fouts, Don Coryell, Ernie Zampese, Joe Gibbs, John Madden, Kellen Winslow, Mike Martz, Norv Turner, San Diego Chargers
Don Coryell was always known as “Air Coryell,” and rightfully so.
While we all mourn the passing of Don Coryell, I am hopeful that we will reflect on his career, and legacy, with new eyes.
Posted: Thursday, May 6th, 2010 | Adam Rank Tags: Bronko Nagurski, Christian Okoye, Dave Casper, Deacon Jones, Don Coryell, Fred Williamson, Jack Youngblood, Jerome Bettis, John Matuszak, Kenny Stabler, Lance Alworth, Michael Irvin, Randy White, Red Grange, Roger Staubach, Terry Bradshaw
NFL Total Access counted down the Top 10 nicknames in NFL history. And of course, with varying opinions, there is no way to get every awesome nickname. Meaning some are going to be left behind.
The Cardinals are working on a contract extension for coach Ken Whisenhunt sources told the Arizona Republic on Friday.
Jim Zorn met with Redskins executive vice president of football operations Vinny Cerrato following Sunday’s 14-6 loss to the Chiefs, and management decided that the coach would no longer handle offensive play-calling duties, according to a team source.
Posted: Friday, August 7th, 2009 | Adam Rank Tags: Andre Reed, Bruce Smith, Chuck Howley, Deacon Jones, Don Coryell, Drew Pearson, Eddie Meador, Hall of Fame, Jim Kelly, Joe Gibbs, Kellen Winslow, Lee Roy Jordan, Merlin Olsen, Ralph Wilson
One of the biggest themes leading up to the Hall of Fame, next to the incoming class, is the list of players not in the Hall of Fame. Put a microphone in front of a player and he’ll instantly start campaigning for teammates who belong in the Hall of Fame.