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The Top 10 Coolest Nicknames for Offenses in NFL History

Every fan remembers nicknames like the Fearsome Foursome, the Steel Curtain and the Purple People Eaters, but all those nicknames apply to defenses. What are some of the coolest offensive nicknames in NFL history? Well, to be honest, there aren't a ton to choose from. Most nicknames apply to defenses, entire teams or individual players, however, there have been a few very famous...
Via Football Nation
25 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants: Evaluating the Team’s Current & Future RB Situation

The New York Giants are a team stuck in football limbo right now. They’re far too talented to be one of the worst teams in the league, but not nearly good enough to compete with the league’s elites. Today, we start by examining the team’s backfield. The New York Giants backfield was at its best in recent years during the “Earth, Wind and Fire” era. The trio of Brandon...
Via Standing O Sports
January 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Evaluating the Giants' Current & Future Running Back Situation

The New York Giants backfield was at its best in recent years during the "Earth, Wind and Fire" era. The trio of Brandon Jacobs, Derrick Ward and Ahmad Bradshaw made the Giants the most potent rushing attack in the NFL in 2008, averaging a league high 157.4-yards per game on the ground.Fast forward to today and the Giants have two of the three components of Earth, Wind and Fire.The...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Add dummy Derrick Ward to the list who thinks freedom of speech applies beyond government

The Human Rights Campaign, an LGBT advocacy group, blasted the Giants for bringing David Tyree aboard. Wonder why...hmmm...Could it have been because of that whole "I'd trade my Super Bowl thing?""...I firmly believe that God created and ordained marriage between a man and a woman, I believe that that's something that should be fought for at all costs," Tyree told the New York Daily...
Via Bob's Blitz
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Political correctness has run amok

Must be my unlucky day. It’s not Friday, but it’s the 13th. It’s unlucky because today is the day I write this column. Always on Tuesdays, always following James Merilatt, who wrote a well-crafted, Monday-morning analysis on the Denver Broncos draft performance. I can’t write another column grading the draft; I mean, I could, but James had it covered. How much impact can...
Via Mile High Sports
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Giants RB Derrick Ward slams ESPN for airing Michael Sam kiss: Report

Former New York Giants running back Derrick Ward, a member of the team’s Super Bowl championship team in 2007, slammed ESPN for showing Michael Sam kissing his boyfriend after he became the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team.Ward, who retired from the Houston Texans in 2012, said the sports network’s decision to run footage of the kiss after the St. Louis Rams selected...
Via The Other Paper
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants: The Return of Earth, Wind & Fire

September 14, 2008 – The Marc Bulger led St. Louis Rams face off against Eli Manning and the New York Giants in the G-Men’s second regular season game following a successful Super Bowl run. The Giants ground attack shreds the St. Louis defense for 203 rushing yards on 28 carries, through a combination of Earth, Wind, and Fire; a change-up run attack which used a rotation of Brandon...
Via Standing O Sports
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Retired NFL Player Derrick Ward Calls ESPN Analysts Punks For Linking DeSean Jackson To Gang Involvement

Photo Credit: @DerrickWard32/Twitter With all the reports surfacing on free agent wide receiver DeSean Jackson allegedly being tied to gangs, retired NFL running back Derrick Ward finally got tired of it and exploded on Twitter. Who did Ward initially target? It was Ron Jaworski, Teddy Bruschi and ESPN analysts that came first on the guillotine. Photo Credit: @DerrickWard32/Twitter...
Via Blog Surface
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Donte’ Stallworth, Derrick Ward Defend DeSean Jackson On Twitter

NFL players Donte’ Stallworth and Derrick Ward took to Twitter on Friday to comment on the Philadelphia Eagles’ decision to cut DeSean Jackson. Jackson’s release comes after NJ.com reported that the Eagles were troubled by the wide receiver’s “continued association” with gang members. Jackson denies these allegations himself, but Stallworth and Ward rushed to support...
Via NESN.com
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFLer Derrick Ward Blasts ESPN for its DeSean Jackson Coverage

On the same day the Eagles released Pro-Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson, former NFL running back, Derrick Ward, came to the defense of Jackson. Ward took to Twitter today to criticize both Tedy Bruschi, Ron Jaworski and ESPN for its Jackson coverage. These ESPN analyst sound real dumb right now talking about @DeseanJackson10 They think they know what they're talking about but they don...
Via Diehardsport
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward Steamrolls ESPN, Eagles With Epic Twitter Takedown

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward made, quite possibly, the most salient argument in the most monumental Twitter takedown you will read in some time.
Via Gamedayr
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward goes on Twitter rampage against NFL, ESPN, more

Former running back let loose after Eagles released DeSean Jackson.
Via FOXSports.com
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Derrick Ward on DeSean Jackson: What does gang banging have to do with football?

Opinions on the Philadelphia Eagles’ decision to release DeSean Jackson continue to roll in, and former NFL running back Derrick Ward shared one of the most controversial. Ward defended Jackson on Twitter shortly after the news came out. One of his main arguments is that what a player does in his personal time has nothing […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

5 best running back performances in New York Giants history

Of the New York Giants’ top five rushing performances in franchise history, Tiki Barber is responsible for three of them. It’s no accident Barber is the franchise’s record holder for career rushing yards with 10,449. And while his place atop the list of greatest Giants running backs may be up for debate, his five career 200-yard games certainly give him the edge. For most of...
Via cover32 - Giants
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Texans running back tweets football warning to parents

Former NFL running back Derrick Ward took to Twitter today, talking to parents of future NFL hopefuls. Ward pleaded with parents to “not allow your kids to grow up to play NFL football.” Here are the three consecutive tweets Ward put out: Moms and Dads as I've said before I'll say again please please please don't let your kids grow up to be NFL players. Once they're done —...
Via cover32 - Texans
January 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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