Tell it like it is

Comedian Thierrion Kagan, laying the smack-down on Bob Costas. Oh, how the once mighty, even those of the 5-foot-nothin’ variety, have fallen in my eyes. Be sure to check out the rest of Thierrion’s column.

After Costas recapped the events in Kansas City, he haughtily scolded those who need tragedies like this to keep […]

R.I.P. — Steve Van Buren

As a Dallas Cowboys fan in good standing I dislike all things Philadelphia Eagles… two major exceptions to that are Chuck Bednarik and Steve Van Buren. As a kid in the 1970s I devoured the NFL’s Junior Library books with titles like “Greatest Games”, “NFL’s Greatest Quarterback”, etc. I learned a lot of names […]

Wussy Galore

Above is Steve Van Buren, Eagles HOF running back scoring the only touchdown in 7-0 victory over the Chicago Cardinals in the 1948 NFL Championship Game in Shibe Park, Philadelphia. Last night’s Philadelphia Eagles v. Minnesota Vikings games was postponed by the NFL to Tuesday because of blizzard-like conditions. 11 inches! I doubt the […]

NFL -- 100 Greatest Players

I’ve been watching NFL Network’s 100 Greatest Players countdown the last month. What can I say I’m a sucker for that stuff. Anyway… this week was 60-51. I was reminded of a couple of my all-time favorite photos…

#54 Forrest Gregg — OT Green Bay Packers

And this: #58 Steve Van Buren — RB […]