Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Rosey Grier

Grier was drafted as the 31st overall pick in the third round of the 1955 NFL Draft by the New York Giants. He played with the Giants from 1955 to 1962, during which he led the team to a NFL Championship in 1956 and the Eastern Conference Championship in 1958, 1959, 1961 and 1962. GrierContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Rosey Grier”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Deacon Jones …Secretary of Defense

  Smallthoughts;Old School Tuesdays usually follows a theme…this week it is all about the defense. You just saw highlights of Dick Butkus. Now we are going to highlight the Fearsome Foursome…First up the man who coined the phase ¬†Quaterback sacks… The Secretary of Defense …Deacon Jones. Deacon Jones specialized in quarterback “sacks”, a term whichContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Deacon Jones …Secretary of Defense”