A general view in America is that the NFL owns a day of the week in Sunday and one holiday of the year in Thanksgiving. Even with travel limited because of the pandemic, it’s hard to think of Turkey Day without the Dallas Cowboys, Detroit Lions, and now that third night game popping into your head.
Most regard quarterback as the most important position in sports. But how do we judge a quarterback? Is it by production or winning games? That's a good debate for another time. For now, let's take a look at the list of QBs who have tossed the most touchdown passes in NFL history. This list, which covers regular-season games only, has seen a bit of a see-saw with the top spot during the 2020 season.
Note: Stats for active players (marked by *) are through Week 8 of the 2020 regular season.
It was clear that Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' offense was not in sync through much of the team's 34-23 Week 1 loss to the New Orleans Saints. Brady and the team rebounded with a nice, 31-17 win at home on Sunday, but he's still getting comfortable with his new supporting cast, as evidenced by his 1:1 touchdown-to-interception ratio (three each, also has a lost fumble) through two games.
What are the best fantasy football team names for Indianapolis Colts fans in 2020? Look no further. Whether you're looking for great, funny, clever, old, new or stupid fantasy football team names to match your favorite team — the Indianapolis Colts — we've got it right here.
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The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.
With that in mind, May 19 is a day in which two NBA franchises achieved their greatest success and football's first family of quarterbacks began.
It definitely felt like we were watching the retirement of a future Hall of Famer when Eli Manning announced his departure from the game on Jan. 22. The New York Giants appreciate the significance as well and have already announced that they will retire his No. 10 jersey.
Five years from now, it is highly likely that Manning will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. However, voters can be fickle and he had his detractors throughout his career. Here are the pros and cons when it comes to Manning's HOF case.
Abby McGrew Manning, 36, is the wife of former New York Giants QB Eli Manning, 39, her college sweetheart. Abby was born and raised in Nashville, Tenn. She attended Brentwood Academy, a sports powerhouse that has produced notable current NFL players such as Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey and Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Derek Barnett. Abby has two sisters, Lacey and Molly. She also is roughly one foot shorter (5’5”) than her famous husband (6’4”), who on Jan. 22 announced he was retiring from the NFL after spending all 16 years with the Giants.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is only three years, 10 months, and 15 days older than his Super Bowl LIV counterpart, the Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes. This means that for the first time in six seasons, the starting quarterbacks in the Super Bowl will not have a double-digit age difference. To give you a sense of how old versus young has been a common theme on Super Bowl Sunday, here are the largest age gaps under center.
Reigning NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes' impressive follow-up season has been put on hold because of a dislocated kneecap suffered in the Week 7 "Thursday Night Football" against the Denver Broncos on Oct. 17. The Kansas City quarterback joins the ranks of many signal-callers whose season was interrupted or ended due to injuries.