Posts Tagged ‘Don Shula’
Posted: Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 | NFL.com staff Tags: Super Bowl XLVII, Dallas Cowboys, Don Shula, George Allen, Miami Dolphins, President Barack Obama, Richard Nixon, Super Bowl VI, Washington Redskins
Barack Obama isn’t the only U.S. president to demonstrate an avid interest in football. Richard Nixon was probably the biggest football fan to serve as chief executive.
Posted: Thursday, November 29th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Don Shula, Miami Dolphins, Ryan Tannehill
Don Shula talks his perfect season and weighs in on the quarterback situation in San Francisco.
Posted: Monday, January 30th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Countdown to the Super Bowl, Dallas Cowboys, Don Shula, Joe Montana, Mike Lodish, Pittsburgh Steelers, Steve Young
We are six days from the Super Bowl. And when you think of the number six and Super Bowls it can only mean one thing — the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Andy Reid, Bill Belichick, Chuck Noll, Dan Marino, Don Shula, Donovan McNabb, Jim Kelly, Marv Levy, Terry Bradshaw, Tom Brady
With a win against Dallas on Sunday, New England’s Tom Brady and Bill Belichick can tie Pro Football Hall of Famers Dan Marino and Don Shula of Miami for the most wins (116) by a quarterback-head coach duo in the Super Bowl era (since 1966).
Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Chuck Noll, Dan Reeves, Don Shula, George Halas, Mike Shanahan, Tom Landry, Washington Redskins
Washington’s 28-14 win over the Giants on Sunday was notable for a few reasons, not least of which is the impressive company in which it puts Redskins coach Mike Shanahan. When it comes to winning games on the season’s opening weekend, Shanahan was already ranked among some all-time great coaches. His 14th such win moved him past one Hall of Famer (George Halas) and tied him with another (Chuck Noll).
Posted: Sunday, December 12th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Art Monk, Bill Belichick, Chuck Noll, Dan Marino, Darren McFadden, Don Meredith, Don Shula, Donovan McNabb, Drew Brees, Hines Ward, Jay Feeley, Joe Theismann, Joshua Cribbs, Leon Washington, Maurice Jones-Drew, Mike Holmgren, Mike Pruitt, Peyton Hillis, Rashad Jennings, Roddy White, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Steven Jackson, Terry Bradshaw, Tim Seder, Troy Polamalu
With an assist from the NFL Network research crew, here’s a look at some of the notable numbers and top performances of Week 14.
Posted: Monday, October 25th, 2010 | Tiffany Shine Tags: Dan Lauria, Don Shula, Sonny Jurgensen, Steve Sabol, Vince Lombardi
“Half the quotes attributed to Lombardi are wrong,” said actor Dan Lauria, who portrays the former NFL coaching legend in a new Broadway play, “LOMBARDI,” which opened last week. “Lombardi never said, ‘Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.’ Red Blaik said it.”
Posted: Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Carolina Panthers, Denver Broncos, Don Shula, Indianapolis Colts, Jake Delhomme, Kansas City Chiefs, Mark Sanchez, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Vikings, Monte Poole, Nate Clements, New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ron Cook, San Francisco 49ers, Steve Smith, Tom Sorensen
Both the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs entered the 2009 season facing nearly the same predicament regarding major change in management, coaching, systems, and on-field personnel. And yet both teams couldn’t be any more different from each other.