Few modern athletes pull off a career in both the NFL and MLB. Most don’t know this, but John Elway almost joined this small list.
Players like Tom Brady and Drew Brees come to mind for their ability to memorize a complex playbook. And then there’s Brett Favre.
Sometimes a name is just a name; sometimes a name is attached to a class act like NBA star Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway.
Penny Hardaway was known as much for his style, grace, and cultural influence off the court as he was for his basketball skills and shoes.
Occasionally, you encounter an NFL player, like Carl Nassib, who’s as educated about personal finances as he is about his team’s playbook.
Many of the most famous NFL players can thank families for football skills. Two names in particular, Manning and Hasselbeck, are legends.
Reggie Bush was one of the most exciting athletes to ever play college football. His NFL career never quite matched his college success.
With his sudden release from the Rams and prompt signing by the Atlanta Falcons, fate is on NFL running back Todd Gurley’s side.
The Chicago Bulls of the ’90s captured a bit of magic as their star, Michael Jordan, beat impossible odds to cement a place in history.
The 2020 NFL Draft is near. One college standout has more buzz this draft than all of the others combined. His name is Tua Tagovailoa.
Jamal Adams and Dez Bryant playing together on the Dallas Cowboys may seem like a far-fetched idea, but there’s a sense that fate is at work.
Football players need a high level of intelligence to study NFL playbooks and incorporate it into games. Patrick Mahomes has mastered it.
Freezing weather creates a sense of drama for fans. Consider historic games like the Ice Bowl. But how do NFL players stay warm?
It’s easy to think pro athletes are privileged millionaires, but even star NFL players have a weekly schedule they must follow.
The Denver Broncos may be considering Tom Brady as he’s an unrestricted free agent this offseason. But Broncos country is not having it.
Just because Matthew Stafford feels up to the task of being the Detroit Lions’ quarterback doesn’t mean he’s the right one for it.
Today, fans tune in to see stars like Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady, but football and the NFL come from much more humble, older beginnings.