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Longhorns Mess Up Coin Toss, Kick Off To UCLA To Start Both Halves

The coin toss really isn’t supposed to be the most difficult part of a college football game, but it proved challenging for the Texas Longhorns on Saturday afternoon. The Longhorns ended up kicking off to start both halves against UCLA after Texas captain Tank Johnson had the brain fart to end all brain farts. After UCLA won the coin toss and elected to defer to the second half...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Marijuana: A double-edged sword in the NFL

Over the years, I have covered the NFL and seen many injuries first hand. I’ve seen players battle through those injuries and I have not only seen the impact that those injuries have on their careers but the implications that those injuries have had on their ability to sustain that career. Consequently, these same injuries will have a dramatic effect on not only the player’s...
Via Mile High Sports
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Why the Cincinnati Bengals don’t do free agents

Every year before football season starts big-name players hit the market, and time and time again the Cincinnati Bengals are chastized for passing on huge play makers, often times for lesser players, or sometimes none at all.  The Bengals seem to have problems when selecting most big-name free agents that become hurt or don’t live up to the hype, and so the recent years of draft...
July 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Who the NFL Needs to Have Talk at the Rookie Symposium

The NFL does not just throw players out to the wolves (wolves being a relentless media and sometimes psychotic fans). It does attempt to prepare these guys a little for the dramatic way that their life is going to change once they step on that field and cash that first paycheck. You know that check. The one that will be more than what most of us make in a decade if not lifetime...
Via FatManWriting
June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Bengals Selected For HBO “Hard Knocks”

Per a confirmed report by the Cincinnati Enquirer, the Cincinnati Bengals will be featured on HBO’s Hard Knocks for this upcoming football season. The news was originally reported by Philadelphia Daily News writer Paul Domowitch via Twitter. However shortly after posting that tweet, he erased it. Guess he didn’t heed the words of Herm Edwards when it comes to posting tweets...
Via Helmet and Pads Required
June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson: Combine interview with Bengals was strange

Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson is one of the top draft prospects at his position, and he says his experience the past few days at the NFL Combine was good except for an odd interview with the Cincinnati Bengals. During an interview with Darren Smith on The Mighty 1090 in San Diego, Johnson was asked if he was unprepared for any of his Combine interviews. He said no, but...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Jersey Numbers: Updates for Nos. 66 through 70

I keep saying I need to finish this update, but I’ve had another long delay. Here is the update to ## 66-70 in the Greatest Player by Number series.  #66 The last player to wear #66 was Tank Johnson, who left Dallas after the 2008 season. #67 Joe Berger played for Dallas through 2008. Center Phil Costa has worn #67 since 2010. #68 Tackle Doug Free might possibly become the greatest...
Via Know Your Dallas Cowboys: The Blog
August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Tebow compared to silly football ad

NFL free agent Tank Johnson recently tweeted that playing against Tim Tebow is like the Buffalo Wild Wings commercial where the sprinklers pop up on the field and trip up all the defenders.

Via Larry Brown Sports
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Turkey's Can't Read Because We Eat Their Delicious Eyes

From @TankJohnson99 AKA former NFL defensive tackle Tank Johnson … - – - – - ...
Via Sports Pickle
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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