Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Warren Moon

Despite his collegiate success, Warren Moon went undrafted in the National Football League. With no takers in the NFL, he turned to the Canadian Football League. Moon signed with the Edmonton Eskimos, where he and Tom Wilkinson shared signal-calling duties and helped lead the Eskimos to an unprecedented five consecutive Grey Cup victories in 1978,Continue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday…Warren Moon”

Adrian Peterson arrested for alleged Child Abuse

This following published report by Yahoo Sports is both disturbing and troubling on many fronts . For the NFL this is a week they wished never happened but more importantly for Adrian Peterson this is a lesson in child discipline in the 21st century. The following is a report from AP on the Adrian PetersonContinue reading “Adrian Peterson arrested for alleged Child Abuse”

Old School Tuesday: The Mad scrambler Fran Tarkenton

Before Kordell Stewart, RG3, Colin Kapernick, Russell Wilson and Michael Vick there was Fran Tarkenton. He was the first in a league of pocket passers to scramble all over the backfield to avoid a sack and threw for completions more often then not. He played for the Minnesota Vikings and the New York Giants inContinue reading “Old School Tuesday: The Mad scrambler Fran Tarkenton”

Musical Quarterbacks Weeden Benched, Freeman with a concussion

In a league where the initials NFL could stand for Not for long … it seems to be true of the quarterback position. The Cleveland Browns who traded their feature running back Trent Richardson to the Colts 3 weeks ago can’t seem to make up their minds on a Quarterback. So now Brandon Weeden isContinue reading “Musical Quarterbacks Weeden Benched, Freeman with a concussion”