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Rebuilding a Storied Dolphins Legacy

The countdown has begun. Well, for many the countdown began when Super Bowl 48 ended.  For others, the countdown started when their team’s season ended.  For those who haven’t caught on to what I am talking about…the 2015 NFL football season. That is, as of this writing, is a mere 48 days away. This season like so many, has some very high expectations and the Miami Dolphins...
Via PhinManiacs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Monday web roundup: San Francisco 49ers

Grant Cohn: Faces of the 49ers franchise Hall of famers Jerry Rice and Joe Montana are introduced before an NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Chicago Bears in Santa Clara, ... Darnell Dockett's Son Gets Haircut to Look Like Beckham The son of the San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman apparently decided to emulate the receiver's patented haircut after...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL becoming a winter league? Schedules change later and later each decade

If you follow the NFL long enough, you start to see pattern change, if not repeat themselves. In 1977 the NFL was still a run first league, until the rule changes in 1978 allowed for Pass Interference, and the age of the QB was born. Joe Montana, Dan Marino, John Elway all came about at a time the NFL was changing into a passing league..but yet again in the 2010’s we have a new...
Via Buc Stop
19 days ago  |  Discuss

The Kansas City Chiefs all-time best quarterbacks

The Kansas City Chiefs have enjoyed a long and historic tenure since transitioning from the Dallas Texans and moving to Kansas City in 1963.  Over the Chiefs’ 52 years of existence, there have been some amazing players come and go, including a handful of excellent quarterbacks.  While Chiefs’ fans have certainly struggled through some awful quarterback over the years, there...
Via isportsweb.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Have the Atlanta Falcons aced their last five first-round picks?

The draft is crucial to every organization and can decide the future of team. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Five things that will happen this year in the NFC Easts Top 10 in 2015: The NFL’s third-tier defensive tackles First and 10: Ten NFL showdowns destined to generate fireworks in 2015 All-NFL Team 2015: The NFL’s best players are revealed You could draft a player that...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Fan bases most deserving of a Super Bowl 50 win

Seven months from now, the AFC and NFC champs will square off in Super Bowl 50, the golden anniversary for the biggest sporting event in America. On that day, two dedicated fan bases will tune in to root for their team, just like they do every week. But will they be worthy of having their day end on a high note? Or are they a bunch of frontrunners who have simply jumped on the bandwagon...
Via cover32
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL.com: The Redskins are a Top 5 QB franchise

Here’s an eye-opener for you. Your Washington Redskins ranked as a Top 5 QB franchise. NFL.com analyst Elliot Harrison gave the team fifth place in a countdown of all 32 NFL franchises after evaluating the top three quarterbacks in the history of each team. Harrison selected icons Sammy Baugh, Sonny Jurgensen and Joe Theismann when he matched the Redskins against the others. Here’s...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Joe Montana leads the 49ers on a championship drive

As of right now the greatest quarterback in NFL history is San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana. Period. Aaron Rodgers may challenge him one day, but for now Joe Cool is still on top. In today’s edition of Throwback Thursday, Montana leads the 49ers on an epic Super Bowl winning drive over the Cincinnait Bengals: AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 NFL teams that could actually...
Via cover32
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit’s Pontiac Silverdome on-sale for $30M

Home to the Detroit Lions for 26 years, the Pontiac Silverdome has been placed on the housing market for $30 million. With a seating capacity of over 82,000 patrons, the Pontiac Silverdome opened it’s doors in 1975 for the NFL’s Motor City franchise. The original cost to build the astroturf-surfaced facility clocked in at $55.7 million (in 1975). During the Pontiac Silverdome’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana: Still a Steelers fan, almost became a Steeler

Joe Montana hasn't lived in Pennsylvania for over 40 years, but he's still true to his roots. Montana was in Pittsburgh last weekend for an event commemorating the six Hall of Fame quarterbacks from western Pennsylvania. While he never got to play for the Steelers, he remains a fan of his boyhood team to this day. "Everybody asks me if I am a 49ers fan or a Chiefs fan," Montana...
Via Fox Sports
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Montana: 'So what' if Brady was involved in deflating footballs?

Joe Montana doesn't care too much for all of the Deflategate talk. The legendary San Francisco 49ers quarterback is the guy Tom Brady is most often compared to, so it should come as no surprise that he's been asked about the New England Patriots signal-caller's involvement with deflated footballs. And not only does Montana think that bending the rules isn't a huge deal, he joked...
Via Fox Sports
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana on Tom Brady Using Deflated Footballs: “It’s no Big Deal”

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana isn’t afraid to speak his mind regarding “Deflategate,” and the fact that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady allegedly played with under-inflated footballs in the conference championship game against the Indianapolis Colts. Blatlantly calling the NFL rule “dumb,” Montana took this stance on the scandal: “It is one of those...
Via Sportsnaut
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana: ‘So What’ If Tom Brady Was Involved In Deflating Footballs?

Joe Montana doesn’t care too much for all the of Deflategate talk. The legendary San Francisco 49ers quarterback is the guy Tom Brady is most often compared to, so it should come as no surprise that he’s been asked about the New England Patriots signal-caller’s involvement with deflated footballs. And not only does Montana think that bending the...
Via NESN.com
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana on Deflategate: “It’s funny.”

Ever since New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady won his record-tying fourth Super Bowl back in February, many pundits have debated on whether he has surpassed the legacy of his childhood idol, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana. But since the rumblings of Deflategate and the subsequent fallout, many have questioned Brady’s legacy and how much deflated footballs...
Via EndZoneScore
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Montana: 49ers linemen used to put silicone on their jerseys

San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana has already gone on record as saying he believes Tom Brady ordered equipment managers to take air out of footballs, but that doesn’t mean Montana thinks Brady committed a major crime. In an interview with Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Montana referred to the Deflategate saga as “funny.”...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana on leaving the 49ers: “It never should have happened to begin with”

Hall of Fame QB Joe Montana hasn’t played in the NFL in twenty years, but his impact on the game is still being felt to this day. Montana is 4-0 in the Super Bowl and more amazing than that, he has never threw an interception in the big game. Montana did a Q&A at the inaugural 2015 Best of SW Missouri Preps event and touched on a lot of different topics. One of the questions...
Via No Guts, No Glory
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana Believes Ben Roethlisberger Is Hall of Fame Worthy

If he had his way, Joe Montana would put Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the Hall of Fame. The NFL legend and other well-known local quarterbacks – Dan Marino, Jim Kelly, and Joe Namath – are in town for an NFL Films’ produced “armchair discussion” lead by team president Art Rooney II. Montana spoke to Mark […] Joe Montana Believes Ben Roethlisberger...
Via Steelers Depot
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Montana, Brett Favre Among QBs Who Weighed In On Deflategate (Photos)

Everyone and their mother it seems has given an opinion on the New England Patriots’ involvement in Deflategate, but the ones that carry the most weight are those of former quarterbacks. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was suspended four games as a result of the NFL’s findings that it was “more probable than not” that he had a role in New England’s footballs weighing in...
Via NESN.com
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers’ UDFA Rogers And Vikings’ QB Bridgewater Share A Life-Long Bond

Sometimes in football, a quarterback can simply look at his receiver and know that without a doubt, both players are on the same page. Think Joe Montana and Jerry Rice, or Peyton Manning and Marvin Harrison. All the great combos though, have something that goes beyond the simple throw and catch, they have building blocks […] Steelers’ UDFA Rogers And Vikings’ QB Bridgewater...
Via Steelers Depot
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

The 10 biggest steals from the 2015 NFL Draft

Tom Brady and Russell Wilson. Shannon Sharpe and Joe Montana. Will Shields and Terrell Davis. Some of the best players in NFL history weren’t first-round draft choices; instead, they were later-round guys who most teams thought were full of flaws. Oh, how plenty of franchises went on to regret those scouting reports. Multiple trips to the Pro Bowl, several Super Bowl rings and...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Mrs. Joe Montana Sighting, Brewers Robbery & Koala Walks Into ER

  Still having trouble coming to grips that Kurt Loder is 70 That means that Loder was 48 when he was working for MTV news in April 1994 when Kurt Cobain died. Kurt celebrated his 70th on Tuesday, which should start to bring perspective to those of us who grew up during a time when MTV actually had news and played videos. By comparison, VJ Downtown Julie Brown is 51; MTV News...
Via Busted Coverage
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears Super Bowl History Altered By Two Big Draft Misses

There is no such thing as a perfect batting average when it comes to the NFL draft.  Inevitably teams are going to get hits and their going to strikeout.  The trick is to get more hits than misses as often as possible. The Chicago Bears know this better than any other team in league history.  However, their periods of great success in the 1980s and 2000s are less remembered for...
Via Sports Mockery
April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Draft Series: Running Backs- Errict Rhett

Take your hands in front of you, shoulder length apart, with outside of your hands facing in to each other and your palms facing directly out to your right and left. This was the pose you saw frequently on Sundays by Errict Rhett and his University of Florida fans! Because for a franchise starved for star players of any kind, Rhett became an offensive charm. His average was pedestrian...
Via Buc Stop
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

'Joe Montana Football 16' apparently in production

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana is always around to lend his name and entrepreneurship to the newest ventures following his retirement from the game in 1994. Montana is apparently prepared to lend his name to an unlicensed video game on the Unreal Engine 4 platform. Considering the game is currently unlicensed, it can’t use the names of current players. However, that...
Via Sportsnaut
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady Posts Photo of Himself at Candlestick During “The Catch” Game

This is absolutely awesome. There are no other words that can describe what New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady posted to his Facebook account on Thursday. Just give it a gander. Look at the whole photo, and take it in. The photo appears to have been taken immediately after Joe Montana hit Dwight Clark for one of the most memorable moments in NFL Playoff history. It gave...
Via Sportsnaut
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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