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Florida WR who caught Hail Mary has never heard of Doug Flutie

Here’s a not-so-friendly reminder of how old you’re getting.Florida Gators wide receiver Tyrie Cleveland caught the 63-yard Hail Mary touchdown pass from Feleipe Franks to beat Tennessee on the final play of the game. Afterwards, he was asked about Doug Flutie’s famous Hail Mary for Boston College in 1984 to beat Miami. His response is surprising. Cleveland’s just a sophomore, so...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 17, 2017  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins shoves referee during charity game

Kirk Cousins is a fiery guy when he plays football, and he may have gone a little too far during a charity game on Saturday.Cousins participated in the “Celebrity Flag Football Challenge” in Katy, Texas on Saturday. He was the quarterback for “Team Cousins,” which lost to “Team Flutie,” quarterbacked by Doug Flutie.Late in the game, Cousins was frustrated by a volunteer official...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams traded to Montreal Alouettes for first-round pick

Vernon Adams was traded by the B.C. Lions to the Montreal Alouettes for a first-round pick on Friday, signaling what should be the temporary end of a long journey for the former Oregon Duck quarterback. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the news Friday. After failing to latch on with the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent, Adams went north...
Via Sportsnaut
May 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie says both of his parents died in the same hour

Former NFL quarterback Doug Flutie shared a sad story involving his parents on Wednesday. Flutie said his father, Dick, passed away from a heart attack in a Florida hospital. And just one hour later, his mother, Joan, also died from a heart attack she suffered. The two had been married for 56 years. Rest in peace Mom and Dad. Please take a moment to read this: https://t.co/eDrv3MOoHt...
Via The Sports Daily
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Both of Doug Flutie's parents passed away this morning

Boston College legend and former NFL quarterback Doug Flutie has lost both of his parents in the same day. Steve Burton of WBZ TV in Boston reports that both Flutie’s mother and father died Wednesday. Flutie later said in a Facebook post that his father, Dick, had been ill and had a fatal heart attack, and his mother, Joan, also died of a heart attack. “My Dad had been ill and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie's daughter, Alexa, now a Chargers cheerleader

Like father, like daughter. Alex Flutie may no longer be a New England Patriots cheerleader, but that doesn’t mean she was ready to call it a cheerleader career and hang up the pom poms. Alexa, who happens to be Doug Flutie’s daughter, has moved on to warmer weather and joined the Chargers 2012 squad in San Diego. According to the Chargers website, Flutie has made the first of two...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 21, 2012  |  Discuss

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