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Roethlisberger Has Passed Unitas For 15th Overall On All-Time Passing Yardage List

Chalk up another milestone for Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger as the veteran signal-caller has now passed former Baltimore Colts quarterback Johnny Unitas on the NFL’s all-time passing yardage list. Roethlisberger, who entered Sundays game against the Oakland Raiders needing just 9 passing yards to move into 15th place overall, connected with running... ...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Finalists Announced For 2015 Unitas Golden Arm Award

As the college football calendar turns to November, some of the top individual awards in the sport are announcing semifinalists that are still up for consideration. In the case of the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, it’s down to five finalists being considered for the top honor. The award, given yearly to the top senior or redshirt junior quarterback in college football, was handed...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers set to pass Johnny Unitas as fastest QB to 30,000 yards

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is at that place in his career when he's going to start being mentioned with the all-time greats.Since taking over for Brett Favre as the Packers quarterback in 2008, he's compiled 180 more touchdowns (239) than interceptions (59). He's also led the Packers to a .694 winning percentage while totaling a ridiculous 106.5 quarterback rating...
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October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers may break one of Johnny Unitas' records this Sunday

There was a time when Johnny Unitas dominated the NFL record book. But many of the passing records once belonging to the legendary Baltimore Colts quarterback have been broken in the four decades since his retirement; it looks like another one will fall this weekend.With a solid outing against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers can break...
Via Fox Sports
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Hogan named to watchlist for the Johnny Unitas Award

Senior QB Kevin Hogan has been named to the Johnny Unitas Award watch list. The Unitas Award is presented annually to the nation's top college quarterback.The only Stanford player to ever win the award was Andrew Luck in 2011. Last season, Oregon's Marcus Mariota took home the award. Hogan was one of 27 players named to the watch list.(h/t SB Nation)
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August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watchlist released

It has been quite some time since we have seen a preseason award watchlist, but the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award ended that streak by announcing their 30-player watchlist for the annual award. The Unitas Award is presented annually to the best college senior or fourth-year junior quarterback — which causes some top-tier signal-callers to miss the list. Some of the most high...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

How Matt Ryan became “Matty Ice”

He wasn’t always “Matty Ice” to everybody. Going into the 2004 season at Boston College, he was just Matt. He was a young quarterback fighting for a starting job at a mediocre football school. Now he’s a three time pro-bowler with all major passing records in Falcons history. Now he’s the quarterback that has led comeback after comeback for the Falcons and brought a city...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Johnny Unitas and Ray Lewis — Baltimore legends, immortalized together

Ground is breaking in Baltimore, and we’re not talking new property. It looks like the Johnny Unitas statue, which stands at the end of Ravens Walk, will have some company very soon. The Baltimore Ravens honored “The Golden Arm” back in October of 2002, a month after his passing. Unitas brought Baltimore fans a lot of excitement in his years as a Baltimore Colt. A legacy such...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

For my money, Sonny Jurgensen was better than Johnny Unitas…

I know this sounds like blasphemy, but I thought Sonny Jurgensen should have beaten out Johnny Unitas in the recent NFLN poll ranking the game’s greatest quarterbacks. This is not homerism either… as Jurgensen played the bulk of his career with the Washington Redskins. But Sonny was originally drafted and groomed by the Eagles. And man did he produce in the seven years he was...
Via Eagles Eye
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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