At 6-foot-3 and 300 pounds, Jeremy Liggins is built more like an offensive lineman than a quarterback. However, quarterback is exactly the position Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze plans to give him a shot at when suiting up for the Rebels this spring.If he ceases the opportunity, Liggins has the chance to follow in the footsteps of arguably the greatest hefty quarterback our generation...
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His return to the game was triumphant.
Like Jordan coming back to basketball, Jared Lorenzen enamored the masses as he stepped back onto a football field last week for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters.
But to all of our chagrins, Lorenzen's comeback bid has, at least temporarily, been cut short.
Lorenzen left Sunday night's game with a leg injury that occurred on this...
It’s been nearly a decade since former Giants QB Jared Lorenzen first entered the NFL as a member of the New York Giants. He’s since put on some weight, and the 320-lb giant is now a member of the Northern Kentucky River Monsters (Continental Indoor Football League). On Sunday, during his second game with the […]
As you can see in the photo below it took four people to carry former NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen off the field.
#HeftyLefty being carried off the field @jimrome @notthefakeSVP pic.twitter.com/G1M1e77crq
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The saying, “The bigger they are, the harder they fall,” was made for the larger than life Jared Lorenzen and the unfortunate injury he suffered. The Hefty Lefty was playing quarterback for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters against the Erie Explosion, but was tackled while running for the end zone and injured his ankle. Lorenzen was unable to walk off the field and had to...
The Round Mound of Touchdown might be sidelined for some time just days after returning to the national spotlight.
Jared Lorenzen, the 320-pound former NFL quarterback, popped back up on everyone’s radar when videos emerged of him playing for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters of the Continental Indoor Football League earlier this month. The big man’s skills quickly went viral...
Sometime last week the internet briefly buzzed over pictures of former Kentucky and New York Giants quarterback Jared Lorenzen--the Hefty Lefty--playing with a semi-pro team. What was internet-buzz worthy was not the fact that he was playing football still, but his appearance.The man is tipping the scales at around 320 pounds--and he's still playing quarterback!His days on the...
Former Giants QB Jared Lorenzen just burst back onto the scene after the video of him playing for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters went viral. Now he is back in the news for some bad news. He suffered a lower leg injury and had to be carried off the field by four people.
Hopefully he is able to recover.
It was just a few days ago that video of a agile Jarde Lorenzen hit the internet and went viral. Now the hefty quarterback has suffered an injury to his leg.
And of course it took four teammates to help the former New York Giants backup off the field.
Hopefully Lorenzen’s injury is not serious. More to come I am sure.
Jared Lorenzen went down with an ankle injury during Sunday's Northern Kentucky River Monsters' game. He was carried off by four people.
Prepare for another internet field day surrounding former Giants backup and now Arena superstar Jared Lorenzen. According to The Big Lead, Lorenzen who tips the scales around 460 lbs. while still playing QB for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters was injured today and helped off the field in a game against the Eerie Explosion. The […]
Former University of Utah head football coach Ron McBride joins Rick and David to discuss his tenure with the Utes, the BYU-Utah rivalry, the “Hefty Lefty” Jared Lorenzen and more…plus a Super Bowl edition of Tweets of the Week.
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I’m Rick Aaron. I cover sports for a living and tell jokes as a hobby. After years of anchoring from the news set, reporting from the sideline, dabbling in comedy at Open Mic nights and spewing puns on Twitter I’m starting The Jockularity Show. Veteran blogger and podcaster David Wilbur and I will be standing at the corner of Sports Avenue and Comedy Boulevard turnin’ tricks...
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When people talk to you about the Kentucky Wildcats, the thing they bring up most often is the fact that the program's a basketball program which happens to play a bit of football. And with former Jared Lorenzen suddenly in the news for, er, eating Jared Lorenzen, the school's football program's been a source of laughter for many. But with former Kentucky defensive star...
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Jared Lorenzen nearly shut down the Internet this week when pictures and video of the 300-plus pound, former New York Giants’ quarterback surfaced of him playing quarterback for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters of the Continental Indoor Football League. In wake of his recent jolt back into the sports spotlight, the man who embraces nicknames such as the “Round Mound of Touchdown”...
The Abominable Throwman. The Round Mound of Touchdown. The Hefty Lefty.
The majority of Jared Lorenzen’s various nicknames have to do with his weight — not particularly surprising for a quarterback who now weighs in at upward of 320 pounds. Being called “hefty” and “round” might be unappealing to some folks, but Lorenzen, the former University of Kentucky star and New...
Former NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen stole the internet Monday night when photos and videos of him playing quarterback in an indoor football league game at 320 pounds surfaced.On Tuesday, media outlets all across the country fought to score an interview with the big guy, and Jim Rome was one of the few who actually did.Appearing on the air with Rome, Lorenzen embraced his largeness...
Take a look at this photo below. Its of former University of Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen. Yes, that’s the quarterback. He was the backup to Eli Manning with the New York Giants before falling out of the league.
Deadspin has this gem on its site and it’s shocking to believe a man of that size continues to play quarterback.
So who is he playing for now? The Northern Kentucky...
Jared Lorenzen took the Internet by storm on Tuesday. Fans and media reacted on Twitter, having a field day with the big quarterback.
Quite possibly the most nimble 320lb. man you will ever see, former Kentucky and NFL quarterback Jared Lorenzen is making moves in the Continental Indoor Football League.
Lorenzen plays for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters, and yesterday he led his team to a 36-20 win over the Bluegrass Warhorses.
The big man was making his case for FOX Sports Live's The One all night long...