Archive for February 9th, 2012

Jeremy Lin Is The NBA’s Version Of Tim Tebow

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

In New York, the Giants are busy celebrating a Super Bowl title and yet it’s the New York Knicks who are the talk of the town. Despite having just an 11-15 record and being one of the most disappointing teams in the NBA this season, the Knicks have been put ...

Former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson: I Would Have Changed the Play-Calling In the BCS Championship Game If I Could Have

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

The BCS National Championship game was played exactly a month ago today and former LSU quarterback Jordan Jefferson has finally come out and said what pretty much everyone else in the country was thinking. Now getting ready for the NFL combine and reflecting on that game, Jefferson says LSU didn't ...

Willie Roaf on Being Elected to the Hall-Of-Fame: “It really hasn’t all sunk in yet”

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Willie Roaf spent 13 seasons in the NFL, playing on the offensive lines of the New Orleans Saints and the Kansas City Chiefs and put together an incredible resume. Roaf was named to the Pro-Bowl 11 times, he was a nine-time NFL All-Pro, and made the All-Decade team in both ...

Cortez Kennedy Doesn’t Hide His Excitement About Being Selected for 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Cortez Kennedy spent the past few offseasons waiting for the phone to ring, hoping he'd been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Calls came, but not with the good news. The call didn't come this time around either, but Kennedy did learn on television this past weekend that ...

Ron Washington on Josh Hamilton: “What happened to Josh is part of recovery. That’s what relapse is. It’s a part of recovery.”

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Josh Hamilton made an unfortunate appearance in the news last week for what is being described as an alcohol relapse.  The Texas Rangers outfielder reportedly had three or four drinks during a dinner, and then more later during the evening. Hamilton is a recovering drug addict and problematic drinker, and ...

John Mara was Hoping Giants Would Take a Knee at Goalline and Kick Field Goal Rather than Giving Tom Brady Final Possession

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

The last time we heard from John Mara, the longtime and well-respected owner of the Giants, he was extremely proud of his team making the Super Bowl. Then, Mara hammered home the point about the 2011 NFL season being even more unpredictable than ever. Mara's claims were reinforced in the ...