TDIF: Happy Birthday, Marvin Harrison
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TDIF: Happy Birthday, Marvin Harrison

On this date in 1972, wide receiver Marvin Harrison was born. Harrison was chosen by the Indianapolis Colts as the 19th selection in the 1996 NFL Draft. In December of 2006, Harrison became just the … MORE ►

TDIF: Happy Birthday, Bill Parcells
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TDIF: Happy Birthday, Bill Parcells

On this date in football − August 22 − Bill Parcells, former head coach of the Giants, Jets, Patriots and Cowboys, turns 71.  Known to many as “The Big Tuna,” Parcells became best known for … MORE ►

This Day in Football: Happy Birthday, John Riggins
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This Day in Football: Happy Birthday, John Riggins

On this date in football, August 4, 1949, John Riggins was born in Seneca, Kansas.  During his Hall of Fame career with the Jets and Redskins, the man nicknamed “The Diesel” became known for both

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This Date in Football: Bo Jackson is Back in the NFL
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This Date in Football: Bo Jackson is Back in the NFL

On this day in 1987, Bo Jackson announced he would be playing football for the Los Angeles Raiders.  Just a year before, Jackson was drafted first overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  But instead … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Jack Lambert
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Jack Lambert

One of the most iconic players and greatest Steelers in NFL history turns 60 years old on this date in football, July 8, 2012.  Jack Lambert’s fearsome stare and fearless play were cornerstones of the … MORE ►

This Date In Football: Happy Birthday, Joe Jacoby
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This Date In Football: Happy Birthday, Joe Jacoby

On this date in football, July 6, 2012, former Redskins’ offensive tackle Joe Jacoby turns 53 years old.  Jacoby was named to four consecutive Pro Bowls from 1983-86, during which time he was twice named … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, LaDainian Tomlinson!
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, LaDainian Tomlinson!

On this date in football, June 23, 2012, LaDainian Tomlinson turns 33 years old.  The fifth leading rusher in NFL history gave himself the gift of rest and relaxation this year, retiring this week after … MORE ►

Are these new Cowboys cornerstones?
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Are these new Cowboys cornerstones?

The Dallas Cowboys finished the 2011 season ranked 23rd against the pass and missed the playoffs.  This spring they signed Brandon Carr in free agency and moved up in the Draft to select cornerback … MORE ►

Start of Minicamps Signal a Turn of the Page
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Start of Minicamps Signal a Turn of the Page

Draft season is over and mini-camp (aka, OTA, or organized team activity) season has begun.  This weekend the Colts will hold a rookie mini-camp, another step in their preparation for 2012.  Over the past few … MORE ►

Top Ten Draft Classes
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Top Ten Draft Classes

With some teams hoping that this year’s draft class will help them rebuild their franchise, we’re looking back at one of the greatest draft classes of all time. Here it is, in an excerpt from … MORE ►