Don’t blame Mike Pettine for benching Johnny Manziel. Blame Johnny.

When Johnny Manziel was first drafted by the Cleveland Browns, nobody knew exactly what he would do. Before long, he was heading to Vegas and there was a sense that the world needed to let Johnny be Johnny. Broadway Joe Namath had his name tossed out as an example, and many Browns fans bargained away the implications of their new party-boy QB by claiming he wasn’t doing anything...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: NFL quarterbacks with most career interceptions

Can you name the 20 NFL quarterbacks who have thrown the most interceptions over the course of their careers? The year in the left column indicates the most recent year that QB played.
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Maryland’s Will Likely calls his shot against the Badgers

As the saying goes…pride comes before the fall. Don’t tell that to Maryland cornerback and stud return man, Will Likely, though. Instead, he went all Joe Namath on the Wisconisn Badgers and called his shot. Will Likely: "I promise" Maryland will beat Wisconsin tomorrow. — Alex Kirshner (@alex_kirshner) November 6, 2015 Pretty sure that wasn’t exactly the smartest move...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Fan’s ‘World Champs 2015’ Tattoo Latest In Long Line Of Bad Sports Ink (Photos)

We understand being passionate about sports: it’s why we do this job for a living. But there are certain lines that probably shouldn’t be crossed when it comes to fandom that all too often get left in the dust. Among the simplest but most common errs in judgement? Getting a tattoo, especially one that prematurely crowns your team the world champions of its particular sport, like...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

10 worst throwback uniforms in the NFL

With both the St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers going to throwback uniforms this week, it made sense to look at some of the worst attempts at teams going back to their roots.From the Steelers bumblebee look to the Philadelphia Eagles bringing baby blue and yellow back to their color scheme, here are the 10 worst throwback uniforms we have seen around the NFL in recent years...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Rams troll Russell Wilson on Twitter after defeating Seahawks

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is no Joe Namath, and the St. Louis Rams made sure to remind him of that much. A day before their divisional showdown over the weekend, the two-time Pro Bowler semi-boldly tweeted out what essentially amounted to a victory prediction for the Seahawks. 1-0. #GoHawks — Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) September 12, 2015 Bulletin board material...
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September 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Hoping Mets Give Me The Best Gift Of All

Today, on September 4th, 2015, I turn 26 years old. In most years on this day I’m usually full throttle in Football mode, crossing my fingers that another Jets season won’t go to waste, or perhaps that Joe Namath will find the fountain of youth and return as the Jets starting QB. This year is […]
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Namath happy IK Enemkpali signed with Bills

Showing no support or respect for New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith, the legendary Joe Namath publicly endorsed the Buffalo Bills’ signing of linebacker IK Enemkpali. "I'm glad he has another opportunity to play in Buffalo…I really believe he would've been on the Jets roster." - Joe Namath on Enemkpali — NFL Network (@nflnetwork) August 12, 2015   If you’re...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Manziel would be NFL's most popular if he flipped off Goodell

At least one of Johnny Manziel’s teammates believes the second-year quarterback has what it takes to become one of the NFL’s most popular players. Throw in some wins and giving Commissioner Roger Goodell the finger likely would seal the deal, says Joe Thomas. Asked if Manziel, who has attempted to rehabilitate his image during the offseason, has grown out of such antics, Thomas...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Boat of missing teens found off Florida; Namath offers help

TEQUESTA, Fla. (AP) The Coast Guard says a boat belonging to two missing 14-year-old fishermen has been found off Florida's Atlantic coast. Petty Officer Steve Lehman says the boat was found Sunday about 67 miles off Ponce de Leon Inlet in Volusia County. Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos were last seen Friday in the Jupiter area buying fuel for their 19-foot boat. Lehman says the...
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July 26, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Jets ranked as second most cursed team in the NFL

Joe Namath led the New York Jets to the upset victory in Super Bowl III. Since then, it has been, with little exception, disappointment ever since. Jets fans know, there have been too many to count. From Joe Namath’s failing knees to the “Buttfumble”, and everything in between, it has been rough to be a New York Jets fan. Dan Hanzus of has been running a series called...
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July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

SI Recreates Broadway Joe Namath Cover With Darrelle Revis (Photo)

Darrelle Revis is back in New York, and it’s like he never left. The All-Pro cornerback signed a five-year, $70 million contract with the Jets after helping the New England Patriots win Super Bowl XLIX, and now, he’s already back to being the team’s cover boy. Revis will be featured on the July 27 issue of Sports Illustrated, and the magazine recreated quarterback Joe Namath’s...
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Namath believes hyperbaric treatments cure brain damage

New York Jets legend Joe Namath is convinced he’s found the cure for concussion-related brain damage. The Hall of Fame quarterback took his fair share of crushing blows to the head during his playing days. He was completely knocked out at least five times in his career “with no treatment except smelling salts,” per ESPN’s Peter Keating. As a result, Namath began experiencing...
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July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

It’s past time for Raiders legend Ken Stabler to be in the Hall of Fame

Oakland Raiders great Kenny “The Snake” Stabler passed away on Thursday bringing to light the fact that he is not a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Sadly, he will never be able to experience the thrill of being enshrined but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t happen. It’s a rarity that good comes from death but if his passing brings attention to his much deserved case...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL legend Ken Stabler has passed away at 69

Despite a premature report earlier in the day that led to confusion surrounding the status of former NFL quarterback Ken Stabler, his family has confirmed that the all-time great passed away on Thursday at the age of 69. Here’s part of the statement confirming Stabler’s death: “He was a kind, generous and unselfish man, never turning down an autograph request or an opportunity...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Namath getting results from unique concussion treatments

When Joe Namath was under center for the New York Jets, there was no concussion protocol. There were no tested that were required to be passed before returning to the field. Back then, the medical field didn’t have enough background on concussions to require players be taken off the field. Concussions existed, but the seriousness of them just wasn’t known at the time. Back then...
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May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Namath: PEDs are a ‘far worse issue’ than Deflategate

New York Jets legend Joe Namath does not equate playing with a slightly under-inflated football to taking performance-enhancing drugs. The NFL’s punishment baseline for players who test positive for PEDs is a four-game suspension — the same disciplinary action that has been taken against New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. Namath believes Deflategate is much...Read More
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May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

UK Signee Charles Matthews: “Kentucky Will Be 2016 National Champs”

Kentucky finished two wins shy of its 40-0 goal in 2014-15, falling to Wisconsin in the national semifinal. It was a painful ending for the Wildcats and the members of Big Blue Nation, but with a solid returning nucleus and more high-profile recruits on the way, UK should contend for the crown again in 2015-16.  Incoming shooting guard Charles Matthews doesn’t just expect to contend...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

‘Hangover’ Actor Pulls A Joe Namath In Brutally Awkward Interview (Video)

MSG reporter Jill Martin finally found Doug during a New York Knicks game Sunday, but she probably wishes she didn’t. Martin scored a sideline interview with actor Justin Bartha — best known for his role as the missing friend Doug in “The Hangover” — during the Knicks’ game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. What Martin didn’t know, though, is that Bartha planned on making...
February 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Joe Namath: 'No one's ever been better' than Tom Brady

Who’s the best quarterback of all time? Tom Brady? Joe Montana? According to another famous Joe, the answer is pretty straightforward.   Former New York Jets quarterback Joe Namath left quite a legacy from his Hall of Fame career, but in a recent interview with the MMQB’s Jenny Vrentas, he was put on the spot about the age-old NFL debate. His answer, without hesitation...
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Remembering Joe Namath’s Drunk Sideline Interview

In honor of “Throwback Thursday,” this classic video has former New York Jets’ quarterback Joe Namath giving a drunk sideline interview where the point of the questions were to ask him his opinion of Jets’ quarterback Chad Pennington. This interview even spawned a pretty popular website, which was created in large part by Namath indicating that he wanted to kiss ESPN sideline...
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December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

What if Namath chose the NFL?

Starting on February 14, 2014, Sam Quinn and The Sports Post have decided to run down the 52 Greatest What Ifs in NFL History, one per week, for the next year. For a list of published What Ifs, as well as the introductory piece, click here. There was no hotter quarterback prospect in 1965 than Alabama’s Joe Namath. Sought after by both leagues, Namath was taken No. 1 overall...
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December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Von Miller’s Fur Hat Is From The Joe Namath Collection

Von Miller must have dipped into the Joe Namath Collection for this fur hat.
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December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Blake Sims Rocks Joe Namath’s Fur Coats

Blake Sims rocked Joe Namath's fur coat, and posted this picture to Instagram on Wednesday.
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December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Lee Corso And Joe Namath Wear Giant Fur Coats, Listen To “Dixieland Delight”, Pick Alabama Over Auburn

A year ago, Auburn had one of the most dramatic victories in Iron Bowl history, vaulting it into the SEC Championship and, eventually, the BCS National Championship Game. This year, Alabama is looking to play for similar opportunities, and College GameDay’s Lee Corso didn’t let last year’s game dictate his 2014 pick. Alabama legend Joe Namath joined the GameDay crew as guest...
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November 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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