Landry Jones Articles

On this upcoming Tuesday the first cuts of the 2015 NFL season will take place, thus meaning many of the players participating in Pittsburgh's game at Buffalo Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. ET will be playing in their final game. Of course,...
Marky Billson
1 day ago
Michael Vick
Once upon a time, Pittsburgh Steelers fans hated their quarterback. It didn't really matter who it was. From 1983, when Terry Bradshaw could play only a quarter in his final season, to 2004, when Ben Roethlisberger became the Steelers...
Marky Billson
3 days ago
Ryan Shazier
Preseason is at midpoint! Less than three weeks until Pittsburgh helps kick off the 2015 NFL regular season on the road against defending Super Bowl champion New England. Perhaps "Opening Day" is a term reserved for baseball....
Marky Billson
1 week ago
Ah, yes, preseason football! A time when the Steelers’ first team comes in, marches down the field for a touchdown on the opening drive, and even take the 2-point conversion. Makes it look easy. And then there are the backups, who go on...
Marky Billson
1 week ago
Friday night the Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Jacksonville Jaguars in the preseason for the first time in history. But it will not be the first time the Steelers have played a preseason game in Jacksonville, Fla. It's been 45 years,...
Marky Billson
2 weeks ago
Landry Jones
Twenty years ago Pittsburgh Steelers Director of Football Operations Tom Donahoe had a philosophy of drafting a quarterback every year. All it really did was insure the Steelers would rotate their third-string quarterbacks or develop them for other...
Marky Billson
2 weeks ago
West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith entered the NFL Scouting Combine already perceived as the best passer in a clustered Class of 2013 — a group of signal-callers that includes USC’s Matt Barkley, NC State’s Mike Glennon, Florida State’s E.J....
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
As always, there was money to be made at the Senior Bowl, where high-profile prospects and small school gems alike look to prove their worth to NFL executives, coaches and scouts. The South defeated the North, 21–16, with Florida State...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
The 63rd Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., kicks off Saturday (Jan. 26, 2013) at 4 p.m. EST on NFL Network — or Ladd-Peebles Stadium, if you want to scout from a front row seat. Jim Schwartz and the Detroit Lions are coaching the South squad, with...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
College football's Week 12 schedule is highlighted by two huge battles in the Pac-12. Stanford visits Oregon in a game that likely will decide the South Division champion, while USC makes the short trip to UCLA for the game of the year in the...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
Landry Jones, Oklahoma Landry Jones is one of the Top 5 finalists for the 2011 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, a distinction awarded to the nation's top senior quarterback and one that rewards character, citizenship, integrity and those...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Too often, scandals like the ones at the University of Miami or Ohio State or USC overshadow the positive aspects of college athletics. The Golden Arm Award, presented annually to the top senior quarterback — as qualified by academic year — by...
Charlie Miller
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10 Heisman...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10 Heisman...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
2011 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Too often, scandals like the ones at the University of Miami or Ohio State or USC overshadow the positive aspects of college athletics. The Golden Arm Award, presented annually to the top senior quarterback...
Charlie Miller
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top 10...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Mitch Light There were plenty of teams that posted more significant wins, but you can make a strong case that no team was as impressive as Oklahoma State last weekend. Six days after climbing to No. 3 in the BCS standings, the Cowboys...
Mitch Light
3 years ago
There seems to be a constant debate in the college football world over the best player in the country. Is it the best performer on a top team, the player with the best statistics, or the best pro prospect? Much of this season’s conversation has...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
The points are piling up in the Sooner State. The Cowboys of Oklahoma State lead college football in scoring at over 51 points a game, while the Oklahoma Sooners have tallied 45 points per game. Both teams have veteran signal callers — OU’s...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
Oklahoma started the college football year as a favorite to play in the BCS Championship Game. Texas entered the 2011 season just looking to be Texas again and rebuild from a 5-7 campaign that led to a shakeup of Mack Brown’s coaching staff...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
Andrew Luck of Stanford and LaMichael James of Oregon seemed to lead every preseason All-America list. Wisconsin’s Russell Wilson and Baylor’s Robert Griffin III have created as much buzz as anyone in college football this year, while SEC...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
It wasn’t even as close as the 30-point margin of victory. Last season Florida State was ready to return to national prominence, but Oklahoma crushed the Seminoles, 47-17, in a game where Sooners’ boss Bob Stoops took it easy on the opponent –...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
Debate: Who is the best quarterback in the Big 12? Athlon editors Braden Gall and Patrick Snow debate who is the best signal-caller in the Big 12. The three candidates: Landry Jones, Oklahoma: 4,718 yards, 38 TDs, 12 INTs, 65.6%, minus-128...
Braden Gall
4 years ago