We are two days from the Super Bowl. It’s a magical number for quarterbacks, because signal-callers who win two Super Bowls seem almost destined for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
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If Cam Newton is to succeed as an NFL quarterback, he’ll do a lot to restore the mystique of the Heisman Trophy — at least when it comes to quarterbacks.
As the NFL Draft approaches (24 days before the first round), much of the talk taking place will be about the viability of taking a quarterback with the top overall pick, a discussion certainly taking place in the Carolina Panthers’ war room.
Virginia Commonwealth’s basketball team went from play-in bubble team to the Final Four, and has become the talk of the sporting world. But Cinderella runs are not just limited to college hoops. The NFL has had its share or memorable Cinderella teams, and we will count them down right now.
Posted: Thursday, March 3rd, 2011 | Adam Rank Tags: Pick Six, Adrian Peterson, Ben Roethlisberger, Bob Buczkowski, Brett Favre, Bruce Matthews, Calvin Johnson, Dan Pastorini, George Teague, JaMarcus Russell, Jessie Hester, Jim McMahon, Jim Plunkett, John Clay, Larry Fitzgerald, Marc Wilson, Michael Strahan, Otis Wilson, Patrick Bates, Philip Rivers, Ray Lewis, Rickey Dudley, Robert Gallery, Sean Taylor, Steve Young, Todd Marinovich
The Raiders have parted ways with guard Robert Gallery, who was regarded as one of the bigger draft disappointments in Raiders history. But was he the biggest?
The announcement for the Pro Football Hall of Fame is kind of tricky because as we celebrate the current class, we have to talk about those who did not make it.
Packers CB Charles Woodson has a chance to become just the fifth player ever to earn both a Heisman Trophy and Super Bowl MVP.
In some respects, Media Day has become an industry self-congratulatory event, where members of the media jostle for attention to try to show just how clever they can be. Kind of like the Golden Globes.
Here is a look at the top six moments.
Today’s trivia question: How many players have won both the Heisman Trophy and the Super Bowl MVP?