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

NFL Instant Replay History

NFL Instant Replay History Instant replay in the NFL has not come without controversy over the years.  Look to last year’s NFC Championship game between the Los Angeles Rams and the New Orleans Saints for evidence.  This no-call on instant replay has become one of the most infamous (if not the most infamous) in NFL … Read more

Hugh “Shorty” Ray – NFL’s Mr. Einstein

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the man known as the NFL’s Mr. Einstein and often referred to as the NFL’s Unknown Hero, Hugh “Shorty” Ray.  We were introduced to him in last week’s episode covering the History of the NFL Official, but this episode we get … Read more