Posts Tagged “NFL”
FACT OF THE DAY: Every year the Super Bowl has a loser. In 1990, the Denver Broncos earned the distinction of being the team to lose by the most points ever. They were defeated by the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XXIV by a score of 55-10.
FACT OF THE DAY: Peyton Manning is the first and only NFL quarterback to lead two different franchises to a Super Bowl victory. He led both the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos to the Vince Lombardi championship trophy.
FACT OF THE DAY: Tom Brady of the New England Patriots will be playing in his ninth Super Bowl game tomorrow. There are fours teams in the NFL that have never made it to the big game.
So which are the teams to who haven’t reached the Super Bowl? That would be the Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, and the Cleveland Browns.
FACT OF THE DAY: In the final week of the 2018 NFL (National Football League) regular season, New England Patriots QB Tom Brady made history. He became the 4th quarterback in NFL history to have 6,000 pass completions. The other three are, not surprisingly, Drew Brees, Brett Favre, and Peyton Manning.
FACT OF THE DAY: By throwing 50 touchdowns during the 2018 NFL (National Football League) regular season, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes joined an exclusive club. He became the 3rd QB to reach the 50 touchdown mark in one season. He joins Peyton Manning (55 in 2013) of the Denver Broncos and Tom Brady (50 in 2007) of the New England Patriots.
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FACT OF THE DAY: Phillip Lindsay, an undrafted rookie running back in the NFL for the Denver Broncos, has made some history. He became the first undrafted offensive player to be named to the Pro Bowl in his initial season.
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FACT OF THE DAY: This past Sunday night, October 14, 2018, the NFL (National Football League) achieved a first in the New England Patriots vs. Kansas City Chiefs game. With the Patriots 43-40 victory, the NFL achieved its FIRST EVER game to end with this particular score. Keep in mind the NFL started in 1920 and this final score had never happened before.
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FACT OF THE DAY: Last Sunday, the NFL Cleveland Browns defeated the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 12-9. It was the Browns second win of the season but their FIRST on a Sunday since December 13, 2015. The beloved Browns had a Sunday losing streak of 36 consecutive games.
FACT OF THE DAY: Amazon is the world’s largest online retailer and has warehouses throughout the world. Their biggest warehouse is located in Schertz, Texas and covers over 1.25 million square feet. Just how big are we talking? About 17 NFL football fields big, that is how big we are talking.
FACT OF THE DAY: Who is Paul Hubbard? No, he is not the man wearing #18 for the Denver Broncos. That would be Peyton Manning in the picture leading the huddle. However, Hubbard is the person who first came up with the huddle.
In 1892 he was a quarterback for Gallaudet College, a deaf college in Washington DC. In an attempt to keep the other team from the plays that were being signed, Hubbard pulled his teammates in to form a circle around him.