NFL Legends Community offers ex-players valuable resources
ATLANTA (AP) — Sammy Baugh, Otto Graham and Joe Montana were the first names that came up during a random online search for "NFL legends." Jim Brown and Lawrence Taylor popped up following a quick scroll down the page.
For Troy Vincent, the league's executive vice president of football operations and a five-time Pro Bowl cornerback from 1999-2003, every player who ever put on a uniform is a legend.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Dino Babers has tabbed two of his former stars at Bowling Green as Orange assistants.
Trent Greene will serve as a defensive graduate assistant, while Matt Johnson will work as the team's offensive quality control assistant.
LORAN SMITH COLUMN: Cotton Bowl games of the past featured the best of the best
Fifty years ago, at December’s end, Georgia played in the Cotton Bowl for the first time — competing against the winner of the old Southwest Conference Championship, Southern Methodist University.
More than a few football fans in the Lone Star state, with enduring passion for the SWC and the Cotton Bowl, remember those good ’ol days with the deepest of sentiment and now, after falling from grace, glory in the latent lift the game has gotten from Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas Cowboys.
When some look at former Redskins GM Bobby Beathard, they see Scot McCloughan
It must have been hard for Washington Redskins fans who watched the press conference last weekend announcing that former general manager Bobby Beathard the architect of the franchise's three Super Bowl championships would be inducted into the team's Ring of Fame this fall at Fed Ex Field.
It must have been like looking directly into the sun you want to look, but you fear the damage it may do, like seeing visions that aren't there.