In NCAA College Football traditionally, we see many great players from universities located in the southern states. However, only one state can claim that it has produced the current National Football League all-time leaders in passing and receiving, plus the all-time rusher from 1984 through 2002, and that state is not Texas, California or Florida, but surprisingly Mississippi...
ASHBURN, Va. – The Washington Redskins have signed Jerry Rice Jr., son of the Hall of Fame receiver.
Rice is an undrafted free agent out of UNLV. He caught 11 passes for 86 yards and one touchdown last year in his only season with the Rebels.
Rice is 5-foot-10 and 185 pounds. He previously played at UCLA before transferring to UNLV.
Rice had tryouts with the Baltimore Ravens and...
The Ravens were busy signing a bunch of undrafted free agents as soon as the gavel went down on the NFL Draft’s 7th round on Saturday. Here is the haul:
Xavius Boyd, OLB, Western Kentucky
- All Sun Belt First Team (2013), Sun Belt DPOY (2013)
HEIGHT: 6’1 3/4″
WEIGHT: 239 lbs
Terrance Bullitt, OLB,...
Dan McCarney couldn't imagine a better place for North Texas' first bowl win in 11 years and a breakthrough in his rebuilding job.
The 36-year coaching veteran with stints at Florida, Wisconsin and Iowa had never stepped inside the historic Cotton Bowl before the Mean Green were invited to the Heart of Dallas Bowl.
Leaving with a 36-14 victory over UNLV in front of a strong...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2014
Derek Thompson threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Brelan Chancellor scored twice and North Texas dominated the second half Wednesday to beat UNLV 36-14 in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.
Both of Chancellor's touchdown runs came in the fourth quarter after he keyed the go-ahead scoring drive in the third with some nifty footwork on a first-down catch. He had 121 yards combined...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2014