Bob Lilly a.k.a. “Mr. Cowboy” – ( And Mark Morthier’s Favorite Player)

After an All-American career at Texas Christian University, Bob Lilly was the first-ever draft pick of the Dallas Cowboys. Lilly played from 1961 to 1974 and played defensive end for his first two and a half seasons with the Cowboys before Coach Tom Landry moved him to defensive tackle. The Cowboys, born in expansion, struggled … Read more

1986 New York Giants: The Greatest Season in G-Men History?

The New York Giants joined the National Football League in 1925. From that time until 1964, the team had success. Here’s how. Although there wasn’t an NFL championship game played in 1927, the Giants were named NFL Champions based on having the best record in the league (11–1). They would play in 14 NFL Championship … Read more