Duke Slater – Pro Football Hall of Fame Centennial Class Member (2020)

When you first heard about the Pro Football Hall of Fame Centennial Class, did you know the name, Duke Slater?  If you did not, you were not alone.  He is a long-forgotten name in the annals of football glory.  Many referred to him as one of the greatest football players of all-time, or the greatest … Read more

The Evolution of Football

If you were to watch an American football game 150 years ago, you would not recognize many of the rules.  Over the course of the past century and a half, we have seen the transformation from a soccerish/rubbyish game to America’s favorite sport.  But what caused the evolution of football?  There were many micro-changes barely … Read more

1944 Card-Pitts: The Worst NFL Team Ever?

There have been many poor-performing teams in NFL history.  But the near-impossible question to ask is what is the worst NFL team ever?  Some may look to the 2008 Detroit Lions as a prime example of the worst team in NFL history. This is an obvious comparison because the team was the first to go … Read more