Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week…New York Giants

As a former Giants head coach once said “You are what your records says you are” 23-20 loss on Sunday dropped the New York Giants to 1-6. It’s not Eli Manning who is one and six it is the Giants who are 1-6. For those who believe Eli Manning is the problem answer this questionContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week…New York Giants”

Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday

Welcome back. How did you do with this week’s question? If you answered the American Professional Football Association you are correct. The league was formed on August 20, 1920, by independent professional American football teams from Ohio, all of whom had previously played in the Ohio League or New York Pro Football League (NYPFL). It was renamed the National Football League inContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Trivia Thursday”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Jim Marshall

Just a question…Look at the size of Jim Marshall from back in the day …do you think he culd have played in today’s NFL? Just a Smallthought… Jim Marshall was drafted in the fourth round of the 1960 NFL Draftwith the 44th overall pick by the Cleveland Browns. Marshall played the 1960 season with the BrownsContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Jim Marshall”

Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Gene Washington Minnesota Vikings

I know what you are thinking …didn’t you just do Gene Washington last week? Yes there were two players named Gene Washington who played in the NFL last week was Gene Washington who played for the 49ers and this week we are spotlighting the other Gene Washington. Notice the uniform number he wore…number 84, mostContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Old School Tuesday …Gene Washington Minnesota Vikings”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Paul Warfield

Paul Warfield played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1964 to 1977 for the Cleveland Browns and Miami Dolphins, except for a year in the World Football League (WFL) with the Memphis Southmen. He was known for his speed, fluid moves, grace, and jumping ability. A consistent big-play threat throughout his career, his 20.1 average yards per reception is the highest inContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Paul Warfield”

Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Anthony Munoz

In order for a quarterback to be successful he needs to have people to protect his front and back…he needs a great Tackle …in this case Anthony Munoz. He is considered one of the greatest offensive lineman in NFL History. Muñoz was the third overall pick in the 1980 NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. His selection wasContinue reading “Smallthoughts:Old School Tuesday …Anthony Munoz”