Thanksgiving Day Classic

November 23, 2017 1

The Detroit Lions are nearly as much a part of Thanksgiving Day as the turkey itself. Tackle football on Thanksgiving Day was first played in…

Best NFL Helmets

August 4, 2017 1

The helmet is the most important element in a football uniform.  Great ones complete the look and bad ones destroy it.  The best helmets are…

College All-Star Game

July 27, 2016 0

Once upon a time, a hodgepodge of talented college kids played the NFL champions for charity. The Chicago Charities College All-Star Game was a preseason…

Bobby Bell

June 16, 2016 2

Number 78 turns 76 tomorrow. Bobby Lee Bell, Jr. was born in Shelby, North Carolina, June 17, 1940.  His father, Pink Lee Bell, picked cotton…

Charles Woodson

February 10, 2016 1

Charles Woodson is the only player in National Football League history to record 50 interceptions and 20 quarterback sacks in a career. Born in Fremont,…