Tennessee Titans kicker Joe Nedney was given a second chance after a roughing call on the Steelers to give the Titans an edge in the division championship.
Wayne Gretzky totaled eight points for the Edmonton Oilers in a 12-8 victory over the Minnesota North Stars.
Chicago’s Bentley Brothers were the only trio to get all three points in scoring a goal. Two of them went on to have successful hall of fame careers.
The Miami Dolphins came back from a 24-0 first quarter deficit to tie the game at 31 by the end of the third to make the 1981 division championship game against the San Diego Chargers one of the greatest games ever played.
On January 1, 1929, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets claimed a 8-7 victory in the Rose Bowl, in part, thanks to University of California Golden Bears center Roy Riegels who recovered a ball fumbled GT halfback J.C. Thomason in the second quarter and ran 62 yards in the wrong direction. By the end of the game Riegels […]
On December 17, 1984, Miami Dolphins quarterback Dan Marino set two NFL records by throwing his 48th touchdown of the season and became the first quarterback to accumulate 5,000 passing yards in a 28-21 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. Mark Clayton gave the Dolphins the edge when he made the fourth quarter, 63 yard reception to […]
On December 16, 1979 Roger Staubach played in his final regular season home game as he led the Dallas Cowboys to a 35-34 victory over the Washington Redskins. The Cowboys had a 21-17 lead going into the fourth quarter but Joe Theismann was not going to give in easily, and neither were his Redskins. Mark Moseley […]