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The NFL’s 10 most tortured fan bases

Last week, we looked at the NFL teams that enjoyed/dealt with the biggest and worst home-field advantages. This week, we follow that up with a look at the fan bases that have been most tortured over time. 1. Buffalo Bills: This is what happens when you lose four consecutive Super Bowls and when you go on a 14-year playoff drought. The Bills won two AFL Championships just before the...
Via This Given Sunday
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The NFL’s 10 most tortured fan bases

Last week, we looked at the NFL teams that enjoyed/dealt with the biggest and worst home-field advantages. This week, we follow that up with a look at the fan bases that have been most tortured over time. 1. Buffalo Bills: This is what happens when you lose four consecutive Super Bowls and when you go on a 14-year playoff drought. The Bills won two AFL Championships just before the...
Via Bloguin Best
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Antwine- Patriots hall of fame snub

American Football League All-Time team consists of 13 players who would reach the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, OH. They are: QB Len Dawson (Chiefs), QB Joe Namath (Jets), C Jim Otto (Raiders), Lance Alworth, WR (Chargers), Don Maynard, WR (Jets), Ron Mix, OT (Chargers), OG Billy Shaw (Bills), K George Blanda (Raiders), CB Willie Brown (Raiders), LB Bobby Bell (Chiefs), LB...
Via Patriots Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath on Geno Smith: ‘I don’t see anything outstanding’

Credit: Mark Humphrey/ABC Geno Smith will be competing with Michael Vick for the New York Jets starting QB position. One former Jet Hall of Famer already thinks Vick will win the job, and you can probably count Joe Namath in as well. Speaking on WFAN radio, Namath definitely does not seem impressed with Smith’s skills on the football field: “I can’t evaluate Geno other than...
Via New York Sports-Kings
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath disses Geno Smith, says he's 'pretty good,' not great

Second-year Jets QB Geno Smith just hasn’t impressed former New York Jets quarterback and Super Bowl champ Joe Namath. Namath, who played for the Jets from 1965 to 1976, calls Smith “pretty good,” but not great.
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath On Geno Smith: ‘I Don’t See Anything Outstanding About Him’

Joe Namath is a harsh critic of his New York Jets and a harsh critic of quarterbacks. So you know he's got plenty to say about Geno Smith heading into the quarterback's second year. Speaking with Peter Schwartz of WFAN.com, Namath called Geno "pretty good" but said "nothing to me is outstanding." "I don't see anything outstanding about him....
Via Pro Sports Daily
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Namath speaks out on Jets quarterback “competition”

  photo credit:/slgckgc/ via photopin.com http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/”>cc   Joe Namath has finally spoken on the latest New York Jets quarterback saga. ‘Right now they have two quarterbacks that they’re talking about and, given help, given great blocking and great defense, they can with with those two quarterbacks,” Namath said Monday night on NFL Network...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Time Capsule: 1976 Season

Feature Image: VSA Auctions Editor: Jets History will now be known as “Jets Time Capsule.” Coaching Change The Jets’ 1975 season had culminated with the team attaining a disappointing 3-11 record. Head Coach Charley Winner — New York’s general since the start of 1974 — was fired after a 2-7 start to 1975 and replaced by Offensive Coordinator Ken Shipp. The results under...
Via One Jet At A Time
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Namath on Manziel: 'He's gotta live his life'

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel can add a Super Bowl-winning quarterback to his stable of supporters. Former New York Jets, and Hall of Fame, quarterback Joe Namath stood up for Manziel in an interview on NFL Network. When asked about Manziel's off-the-field activities, Namath said. "What difference does it make? Really. It is an example of the different eras...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets Legend Joe Namath would take Johnny Manziel on his team

Never a stranger to the spotlight, Namath seems uniquely qualified to speak on Johnny Maziel and his approach to life on and off the field of play. New York Jets legend Joe Namath said in an interview Monday with NFL Total Access that he would ‘”love to have Johnny Manziel on my team”.  When asked if Manziel’s criticism has been warranted, Namath went on to say, “What...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath on Manziel: “He’s Got to Live His Life, Man”

This is pretty simple to me. If Manziel is a good player the critics can huff and puff all they want, it won’t matter. If he falters everything he does off the field will be used against him. I am assuming he knows this and doesn’t care, which I respect. If he is going to flame out or ball out, he is going to do it his way. Not surprisingly Joe Namath has his back. Here is the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Namath defends Johnny Manziel

Johnny Manziel was one of the most heavily scrutinized college football players of all time, and the criticism has carried over into the start of his NFL career. Manziel has been partying it up in Las Vegas in between workouts, which has given some the impression that he is not taking his career seriously. Not […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Namath: I'd want Johnny Manziel on my team

“Broadway” Joe Namath is a fan of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, no matter how much media attention he gets. Namath was making an appearance on NFL Network’s Total Access and the team dived in with Namath on Johnny Manziel and here are some of the great takeaway quotes. “I do know one thing, I […]
Via Full Scale Sports
June 10, 2014  |  4 Comments

Joe Namath Retired (briefly) Because NFL Wanted Him to Sell His Stake in a Bar

America's litigious nature has taken over the league. We can't go a day without hearing about someone getting fined or suspended for something. Players hate it, but with the millions most of them make they pay it (or serve it) and move on.Back in the day the money wasn't nearly as good though even for superstars like former New York Jets great "Broadway"...
Via FatManWriting
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath on Johnny Manziel: I’d Love Him on My Team”

Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath was the Johnny Manziel before social media. Namath loved to party and was no stranger to the spotlight during his time in New York City. The difference – everyone didn’t have a camera phone or Twitter to share all of Namath’s stories. Johnny Manziel doesn’t have the luxury of privacy Namath did. Every move he makes is recorded by some random...
Via Standing O Sports
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath is a huge fan of Johnny Manziel

Johnny Football might not be loved by many in the NFL, but one Hall of Famer would love to have Johnny Manziel on his football team. During a Monday interview on “NFL Total Access,” Namath defended the Cleveland Browns quarterback. “What difference does it make, really?” Namath said when asked if Manziel’s criticism has been warranted. “And […] The post Joe Namath...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Fox 2000 Gearing Up for Joe Namath Biopic

A feature film is in the works about the life of iconic NFL quarterback Joe Namath. The Fox 2000 biopic will likely be directed by James Mangold, who directed the
Via Stack
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath has his own sports drink (Photo)

Even though it’s been a very long time since Joe Namath played in an NFL  game,  he has his sports drink. Joe Namath, who turned 71 today, has licensed his name for a sports drink pic.twitter.com/6bFeOOXRYp — darren rovell (@darrenrovell) May 31, 2014   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets: The Fur Speaks, Joe Namath Wants Michael Vick

Hold back the PETA people because Joe Namath and his famous, but embarrassing fur coat are speaking and it’s in favor of Jets quarterback Michael Vick starting, not second-year quarterback Geno Smith for the 2014.  SI NFL: New York Jets starting quarterback: Joe Namath favors Michael Vick over Geno Smith http://t.co/20UiaVtTjp — FantasyLeagueGM.com (@JOBOOZOSO) May 14, 2014...
Via Sportsnaut
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Vick, not Geno Smith, should be NY Jets starting quarterback, says Joe Namath

The Jets quarterback competition between Geno Smith and Michael Vick has yet to get underway, but the greatest Jet QB of them all already knows who he thinks should start. Joe Namath says Vick is the better option, with one caveat. “If Mike’s healthy I think he’s the better player at this point,” Namath said Tuesday evening at the 21st annual Gridiron Gala, an event run...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath believes Michael Vick will win the Jets starting job

Jets great Joe Namath believes Michael Vick will beat out Geno Smith for the starting job in 2014. Joe Namath on the Jets' QB derby: "If he's healthy, Michael Vick is obviously the better player at this point." — Bart Hubbuch (@HubbuchNYP) May 13, 2014 I agree with Namath, but Smith will take over once Vick gets injured by week five. var ACE_AR = {Site: '...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Namath gives Vick edge over Geno 'at this point'

BY NICK ST. DENISMichael Vick and Geno Smith have yet to officially begin their quarterback competition on the practice field.Joe Namath, who used to hold the lead New York Jets quarterback gig Vick and Smith will be battling for, has his own early favorite."If Mike’s healthy, I think he’s the better player at this point," Namath said Tuesday, via NJ.com. "Now...
Via AFC East Daily
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Forget Rushmore: You won’t believe who’s on the New York Jets’ “Mount Dreadmore”

Everyone’s making top-four lists. How weird is a top four. It’s so arbitrary, right? And we’re calling them Mount Rushmore lists, even though there are probably four sculpted heads there only because it would take far too long to chisel five. Where the heck did four come from? Oh, that’s right. Thanks for making every list in America for the past two months completely nonsensical...
Via cover32 - Jets
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Namath Rocks Full Uniform At Yankees Spring Training (Photos)

Legendary quarterback Joe Namath traded the hunter green and white of the New York Jets for the Navy blue and white pinstripes of the New York Yankees on Tuesday. Broadway Joe made his way to Tampa, Fla., to take in a Yankees spring training game, and he was spotted hanging out around the team’s batting practice in a full Yankees uniform — complete with his traditional No. 12...
Via NESN.com
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Surprise! PETA Didn’t Like Joe Namath’s Fur Coat

Shocking news you’ll never believe: PETA released a statement expressing outrage over the $3,000 fur coat that Joe Namath wore during the coin flip at the Super Bowl, calling it a “caveperson coat”. Nice job not being gender specific. Cave feminists appreciate that.The real embarrassment on Sunday was Joe Namath’s caveperson coat. No matter what he spent on that eyesore,...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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