The Very First NFL Wildcard Playoff Weekend

On December 24, 1978, the extension of the NFL’s very first 16-game regular season and two more playoff teams resulted in the league’s very first Wildcard Playoff Weekend. Two more teams would increase the total number of teams per conference to make the playoffs to five each. You would have your three division winners in … Read more

Was the 1992 San Diego Chargers Season the Strangest Ever?

Today, we’re going to talk about the 1992 San Diego Chargers, who turned in one of the strangest single seasons in NFL history. You’ll learn why shortly. This article is also a podcast from the Football Attic if you are interested in listening, you can do so below.  You can also read the full article … Read more

What Would Be Like To Be An NFL Fan in the United Kingdom?

If you live in the United Kingdom, football means something entirely different than it does to someone living in the United States.  You must emphasize the word “American” in American football when you are discussing the gridiron.  You may be ridiculed for being a fan of the inferior sport to the “most beautiful game.”  So … Read more