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NFL Craziest Moments: Gus Frerotte Headbutts Wall

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6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Craziest Moments: Gus Frerotte headbutts wall

Get all of The Buzzer's previous "Craziest NFL Moments" here. Gus Freotte is known for having one of the most memorable touchdown celebrations in NFL history. Unfortunately for the Redskins quarterback, his celebration is not memorable because it was creative or funny or well-thought out. It's memorable because it might be the dumbest celebration of all time. Frerotte...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson praises versatile Minnesota Vikings offense

Adrian Peterson has played with some great hand-off quarterbacks for the Vikings since entering the league in 2007: Tarvaris Jackson, Kelly Holcomb, Brooks Bollinger, Gus Frerotte, Joe Webb, Christian Ponder, et al. Minnesota's milquetoast collection of signal-callers -- minus Brett Favre's unworldly 2009 campaign -- constantly have led the generational running back to eight...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Better Know A Former Backup QB: Jeff Hostetler

ESPN   In order to get you through the drudgery of the off-season, we here at KSK are cranking up the nostalgia machine and looking at some of the immortal backup quarterbacks in NFL history. You’ve loved some of these guys, and utterly ******* loathed others, but you definitely remember them. Either way, you might be wondering what they’ve been up to since leaving their clipboard...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins fan wore a Gus Frerotte jersey to the Wizards final game (Photo)

So this is why the Wizards lost.  I had no idea anyone even owned a a Gus Frerotte jersey. How do you decide to wear a Gus Frerotte jersey to the most important Wizards game in 35 years? pic.twitter.com/qiijQY2iCj (via @RyanJKelly) — Dan Steinberg (@dcsportsbog) May 16, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The 10 biggest draft busts in NFL history

Every year teams pour hundreds of hours into college prospects, to find the next potential franchise player. Countless days are spent watching film, visiting with their former coaches, visiting their pro days and hosting personal workouts. The goal is for the team to know exactly everything about the young man so that they can make the decision on whether or not he is a good fit...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

The Washington Redskins offseason 12 step program

Anyone who may have predicted another Washington championship this season would have finally been right– if they meant the state. No matter though, next year instead of being Washington the state, it might just be Washington the D.C. I don’t know about other cities but it’s pretty much a given around the D.C. area that the “team to beat” is right here in our very own hometown...
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February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

The top 3 worst draft picks in Redskins history

As stated in yesterday’s post, the Washington Redskins have a record drafting quarterbacks that can be described as dubious at best. With an astounding 11 quarterbacks drafted over the past 19 NFL Drafts, the Redskins have a bevy of quarterbacks to consider when choosing the worst QB drafts of recent franchise history. With all due respect to the very forgettable busts such as...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Vernon Davis knocks himself out with endzone celebration

Gus Frerotte would be so proud. The post Vernon Davis knocks himself out with endzone celebration appeared first on The Nosebleeds.
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December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Rony ‘Jason’ Goes to Hospital After Punching Wall Following KO Loss

Remember when former Washington Redskins quarterback Gus Frerotte concussed himself when he celebrated a touchdown by willingly ramming his head into a padded wall? If not, simply enter “Gus Frerotte” in YouTube’s search menu and “Gus Frerotte Headbutt” is the first option that automatically shows up on the drop-down list. True story. Well, UFC featherweight Rony “Jason”...
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November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Hey look! Another QB in Minnesota’s log-jam of mediocre signal callers

SCOTT JACOBS What’s the old saying? If you have two quarterbacks, you don’t have any? Well, what happens if you have three? Well, you’d be the Minnesota Vikings. Who, at least aren’t the Giants. Or Steelers. Or Bucs. Or – heaven forbid — the Jaguars. Why? Because they at least have a win. And a growing glut of mediocrity at the QB position. The Vikings are no stranger...
Via Juiced Sports Blog
October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

This may be the greatest celebration fail of all-time

We’ve seen a lot of blunders over the years when athletes think they have something all wrapped up. Who will ever forget Leon Lett about to score in the Super Bowl, only to have Don Beebe slap mustard on his hot-dogging? Or what about Gus Frerotte knocking himself out of a game by concussing himself with a head slam against the wall? While some may want to argue that Lett’s celebration...
Via The Victory Formation
May 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow's Biggest Supporters Are Ruining Him

As the man who compiles Football Nation's Top 100 Quarterbacks Since the Merger list, I'd be lying if I said Tebow was, at this time, qualified for the list. The No. 100 entry, Gus Frerotte, had a rather distinguished career as a journeyman backup, and was one of the best seventh round picks in recent memory.Tebow, to my way of thinking, hasn't quite done enough to surpass...
Via Football Nation
May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

The Top 100 Quarterbacks Since the Merger: 100-91

100. Gus Frerotte (1994-2008, Redskins, Lions, Broncos, Bengals, Vikings, Dolphins, Rams)With the third pick in the 1994 NFL Draft, the Redskins chose a quarterback named Heath Shuler, who played four miserable seasons. With pick No. 197 that year, the Skins picked Frerotte, who played fifteen seasons as quixotic “have gun/will travel” journeyman.Over that decade and a half,...
Via Football Nation
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington Redskins Biggest Draft Day Regret In Franchise History

Redskins Fans: If you could change one draft pick…what would that be?If you could go back in time, what is the one Redskins draft pick you would change?Every NFL team has their fair share of regrettable draft picks. The Redskins certainly have a few, although they have become more famous for botching free agency.I went back through a timeline of draft picks, mainly focusing on...
Via Football Nation
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Great Athletes Who Wore #12

Did you hear? It’s 12-12-12. Of course you did because your annoying high school friends on Facebook won’t shut up about this historic day. Have you seen a post today about famous athletes who wore #12? Of course you have because that’s the easy way out on the Internet. Take a subject, give 40% effort and pump out a post that features Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Andrew Luck...
Via Busted Coverage
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Mark Sanchez fumbles after running into his own lineman

If you're a New England Patriot fan, this is quite possibly the funniest thing you've seen in a football game since Gus Frerotte headbutted a wall. If your a New York Jet fan, this is Exhibit A for all you folks clamoring   for Tim Tebow (psst: he's not the answer).In the video, in case you missed it, Patriot DL Vince Wilfork blocks Jet G Brandon Moore into the hole...
Via Fan View Point
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

RGIII ends the Washington Redskins quarterback quandary

Jay Schroeder. Doug Williams. Mark Rypien. Stan Humphries. Jeff Rutledge. Rich Gannon. Cary Conklin. Heath Shuler. John Friesz. Gus Frerotte. Jeff  Hostetler. Trent Green. Brad Johnson. Jeff George. Tony Banks. Shane Matthews. Patrick Ramsey. Danny Wuerffel. Tim Hasselbeck. Mark Brunell. Jason Campbell. Todd Collins. Donovan McNabb. Rex Grossman. John Beck. Those are the names...
Via CJ Sports NFL Talk
October 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans fans, what questions do you have about the Vikings?

The last time the Tennessee Titans played the Minnesota Vikings, the starting quarterbacks were Gus Frerotte and Kerry Collins. Wow, that was a long time ago. For insight into what the Vikings circa 2012 actually look like, I'll be doing a question and answer exchange with Bloguin's Vikings blog, Purple Jesus Diaries. If you have any questions you'd like answered...
Via Total Titans
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

The Big Ten's mascots close the book on Call Me Maybe parody videos

Even I have to admit, Call Me Maybe is a catchy song.  Not catchy in the Friday sense, where it gets in your head and you can't get it out without going all Gus Frerotte on the nearest concrete wall, but legitimately catchy.  It's ok, I'm comfortable enough with who I am to admit that. Anyhoo, for a while there, it seemed like everyone in the universe was making...
Via Awful Announcing
July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Welcome Home, RGIII

It has been a generation.  1991 - 2011Mark RypienCary ConklinRich GannonJohn FrieszHeath ShulerGus FrerotteTrent GreenBrad JohnsonJeff GeorgeTony BanksDanny WuerffelShane MatthewsTim HasselbeckPatrick RamsoeyMark BrunellTodd CollinsJason CampbellDonovan McNabbJohn BeckRex GrossmanAnd that is all I have to say about that.Hail.
Via The Om Field
May 04, 2012  |  Discuss

The Beginning of the End for the NFL

This is Ironic - Guy who invented the NFL Helmet, showing how it works...   Gus Frerotte, anyone?
Via Sorts of Sports
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Tam-Star’s Take On The NFL Playoff Picture And Facts

The regular season is in the bag and the 12 teams that will be playing for a chance to make it to the Super Bowl are set. The Wild Card weekend match-ups are definitely interesting and include a pair of teams that haven’t been in the playoffs in years. The Detroit Lions are making their first appearance since 1999 and although the Bengals did go to the playoffs in 2009, they...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

We’ve Met Before: Vikings at Falcons

Series: Vikings lead 16-10Last meeting(s): Atlanta kept the Vikings’ from clinching a playoff berth with a 24-17 win at the Metrodome in Week 16 of 2008. This was in the middle probably the most positive stretch of Tarvaris Jackson’s career in Minnesota. He was making his second start since “taking over” for Gus Frerotte in Week 14 and had had perhaps his best game ever against...
Via The Viking Age
November 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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Fifteen sports celebration fails

Sports celebrations get a lot of publicity. Sports celebration failures...not so much. They deserve more and we're hoping that we contribute to that. Here are fifteen of our favorites. Swedish hockey player Henrik Andersen: Bears running back Marion Barber III: Boston Celtics guard Nate Robinson: Random soccer faceplant: ...
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November 01, 2011  |  Discuss
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