Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday

I apologize for the late posting but … Welcome back, how did you do with this week’s question?   If you answered Gary Cuozzo & Gary Hogeboom you are correct. Cuozzo had his big day at Minnesota on Nov 4, 1965, when he filled in for an injured Johnny Unitas. He spent 10 seasons in theContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday”

Smallthoughts: Josh Mc Daniels Had better Be the Next Patriots Head coach

Colts GM Chris Ballard was obviously upset. He was trying to move quickly to put this behind him for the sake of his own sanity and the for the sake of the franchise. Here is what he said happened Josh Mc Daniels called: “He said he had bad news for me,” Ballard revealed. “I just said,Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Josh Mc Daniels Had better Be the Next Patriots Head coach”

Smallthoughts: Josh Mc Daniels turns down Colts job…Drama in New England

What was supposed to be a a slam dunk press conference to announce Josh Mc Daniels as the new head coach of the Indianapolis Colts has turned into drama as Mc Daniels turned down the job to coach the Colts. Kraft sweetened McDaniels current deal with the Patriots as he apparently knew that Mc DanielsContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Josh Mc Daniels turns down Colts job…Drama in New England”

Smallthoughts: NFL Coaching Carousel Spins with No Rhyme and No Reason

The final regular season game of the NFL season is met with two emotions …Joy because your team is going to the post season and dread because you didn’t make the post season and most likely your coach is going to be fired.The last game is followed by Black Monday when head coaches and theirContinue reading “Smallthoughts: NFL Coaching Carousel Spins with No Rhyme and No Reason”

Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week…LeSean McCoy

Dashing through the snow maybe a lyric to a popular song but it is also what LeSean aka Shady  McCoy did to the Indianapolis Colts. Mc Coy dashed for 156 yards 1 touchdown in the SNOW!!! This week’s Rave of the Week doesn’t need words …so juwt hit the play button and enjoy the highlightsContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rave of the Week…LeSean McCoy”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Andre Rison

Andre Rison was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in 1989. He caught 52 passes for 820 yards with four touchdown receptions and showing great promise, but was traded to the Atlanta Falcons as part of a deal for the #1 pick in the 1990 NFL Draft, which the Colts used to select Jeff George. RisonContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Andre Rison”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Tony Dungy

Many Football fans think of Tony Dungy as a coach and a coach only. Few knew he was a member of the Pittsburgh Steeler defense back in the 70’s. When you listen to Dungy’s Hall of Fame speech …he speaks of himself as a Steeler first and foremost…interesting. Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday is recognizing bothContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Tony Dungy”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Marvin Harrison

Harrison was selected by the Indianapolis Colts with the 19th selection in the 1996 NFL Draft, a selection which was obtained in a trade that sent Jeff George to the Atlanta Falcons. Harrison went on to become one of the most productive receivers from that draft class, which included Keyshawn Johnson, Eric Moulds, Bobby Engram,Continue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Marvin Harrison”