Former Auburn star Nick Fairley was drafted 13th overall in the 2011 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions in hopes that he could assist Ndamukong Suh in laminating the meatiest defensive line in football. Considering he was an All-American and was a crucial member of the BCS National Championship Tigers, Blades of Nick Fairley seemed
Jim Thorpe will never be forgotten for his influences on American football, though to further cement him into the minds of today’s sports fans we’ve turned him into a permanent sports meme – one that subtly highlights his legendary stature.
Free Ndamukong Suh. The man didn’t do anything this time. Yes, he has a history of stomping his opponents. Yes, he is the dirtiest player in the NFL. But it is also true that yes, Aaron Rodgers wasn’t really in pain from being stepped on. And if he was, screw him. Not everyone in the NFL
Welcome to New York, Eric Decker. Are elaborate fur coats in your future, as they were in Joe Namath’s? It’s looking good. But can Eric really make a difference on this beleaguered and potentially misguided New York Jets offense? Only time will tell, though I can at least confirm that he pulls off
As the first pick of the expansion Houston Texans back in 2002, Fresno State hurler David Carr never really had a shot to succeed in the NFL. 76 history-breaking sacks later, in just his rookie season, it was clear the Texans’ patchwork offensive line was going to hinder this talented young man’s career – this