September 21st, 2010
Fantasy Football Scoring System
Using the standard fantasy football scoring system avoids confusion and depends on the football expertise of people much smarter than you or me.
Whoever created the standard fantasy football scoring system used math to figure out how many points various statistical accomplishments should earn. This fantasy football scoring system is the one used by the vast majority of fantasy football leagues.
The purpose of the statistics and points relationship of the standard
Posted in Fantasy Football | No Comments » March 8th, 2010
How Women Watch Football Games
Let’s focus on the women-folk today.
Females can learn how to watch football with a boyfriend or husband, to avoid a chasm forming between the two of you every autumn. Football season can put a serious crimp in a relationship, but it doesn’t have to.
Imagine your boyfriend or husband watches a couple of college football games on Saturday and has the NFL Sunday Ticket to watch all day Sunday in the fall, so you’re practically a football widow on
Posted in College Football, Football, NFL | No Comments » February 15th, 2010
2010 NFL Free Agency
The 2010 NFL free agency period is just around the corner, with the Superbowl just over and the NFL Combine on the way. These are the things that keep us National Football League fanatics warm until the NFL Draft in late-April.
There’s a big free agent class coming down the pike this year, though everything is complicated by the unresolved collective bargaining agreement. Unless there’s some kind of late agreement between the NFL owners and the NFL Players Union,
Posted in Football, NFL | No Comments » February 8th, 2010
Best Football Plays 2009
I wanted to list my revised best plays of 2009 after posting my “Amazing Football Plays” of the 2009-2010 NFL Season, after yesterday’s big Superbowl win by the New Orleans Saints over the Indianapolis Colts. This was the matchup everyone (outside Chicago) wanted to see three years ago when the Bears smoked the Saints in the NFC Championship Game, and then Peyton Manning beat the Bears in a rain-soaked disappointment. I guess we just had to wait a littl
Posted in Football, NFL | No Comments » February 1st, 2010
Great Football Plays of 2009
I was thinking about the most amazing football plays of the past year in the NFL, so I figured “Why not show the most awesome plays in the NFL last year?” From memory, here are the best pro football scores of the year, though I’m sure I overlooked some big ones.
My apologies to all those who love great defensive football. I’m sure there are a couple of big defensive touchdowns or sacks you’ll find unbelievable or stunning, but I can̵
Posted in Football, NFL | No Comments » January 29th, 2010
Football Tailgate Parties
When hosting a football tailgate party, you should consider the same factors that you do when hosting a dinner party: taste, hunger, entertainment value and comfort. Just because you’re out in a stadium parking lot somewhere, you shouldn’t skimp on any of the ingredients that making a meal with friends enjoyable at the home or at a restaurant. The same concepts are at work.
With that in mind, I’ve included a list of things to keep in mind the next time
Posted in College Football, Football, NFL | No Comments » January 28th, 2010
Choosing a New Football
Figuring out how to choose a football is about knowing what you’ll use the ball for and matching the football type with your activity. Some footballs are made for rugged use, while others are made for kids’ use. Buying a football isn’t only about selecting an official NFL football or a real leather ball.
When choosing a football, here are factors to keep in mind.
Decide Your Price Range
Choosing a price range will have a major impact on your search. Deci
Posted in Football, Youth Football | No Comments » January 27th, 2010
Tackling Tips for Football
Once you learn how to tackle in football, your coaches are going to chew you out less in practice and trust you more in games. Tackling is a huge part of defensive football, because of all the hidden yards that come from a “run after catch”.
When you can execute a “form tackle” on a running back, it’s going to stop the runner short of a first down more often, gaining your team possession and giving your defense the rest it needs. From Pop
Posted in Football, Youth Football | No Comments » January 26th, 2010
Football Player Tips
Becoming a football player in an organized sport means you’ll become part of a team, so before you learn how to become a football player, ask yourself whether you have the mental makeup as not only a competitor, but a joiner. Football players train together a long time before the first kickoff. The practices, running sessions and weight workouts can be grueling and they’ll certainly take you away from video games and tv. Your coaches are likely to be harder on yo
Posted in Football, Youth Football | No Comments » January 25th, 2010
Forgetting how to jinx a football team can hurt you anytime during the football season, from regular season games all the way to the Superbowl. Jinxing your team, or avoiding a sports jinx, especially comes into play when you play fantasy football or make a bet on a game. So once you learn how to curse teams or avoid cursing your own team, you’ll have the secret to winning any sports bet you’ll ever make.
Feeling jinxed during football season h
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