Young NFL.com readers will hear the name Ed O’Neill and think of Jay from the current TV hit “Modern Family.” Slightly older fans will immediately think of Al Bundy from “Married… With Children.” And even older fans will remember Ed O’Neill as a rookie with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Remember when NFL nicknames were really cool? Too often, our generation has taken to just shortening a player’s name (A-Rod or L.T.) and calling it a day. Where has the creativity gone, America? So in honor of Cookie Gilchrist, here are the six coolest nicknames of all time.
Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Emimitt Smith, Franco Harris, Green Bay Packers, Hall of Fame, Herb Adderley, Jack Ham, Joe Greene, Joe Montana, John Stallworth, Lynn Swann, Mel Blount, Michael Irvin, Mike Webster, New England Patriots, Otto Graham, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ronnie Lott, San Francisco 49ers, Steve Young, Super Bowl, Ted Hendricks, Terry Bradshaw, Troy Aikman
Would you trade three Super Bowl wins and a Hall of Fame ring for a perfect season? I can see the allure.
Posted: Thursday, September 10th, 2009 | Jason La Canfora Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Dermontti Dawson, Donnie Shell, Dwight White, Ernie Stautner, Franco Harris, Greg Lloyd, Jack Ham, Jack Lambert, Jerome Bettis, Joe Greene, John Stallworth, L.C. Greenwood, Larry Brown, Lynn Swann, Mel Blount, Mike Webster, Pittsburgh Steelers, Rocky Bleier, Rod Woodson, Terry Bradshaw
Another list, another cause for outrage and debate.