Tag: Super Bowl

 

This Might Surprise You — The NFL’s Coaching Elite (Pt 1)

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon March 7, 2015RatingSummaryIn “QB Reality – Why Most Teams Stand No Chance,” I pointed out that a small number of quarterbacks own the majority of championship rings. Today I’ll tell you about an even grander elite class – the championship coaches club. Of the first 30 Super Bowls, only 4 […]

This Might Surprise You: What Was the World Like Last Time Your Team Won a Title? Part 2

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon October 27, 2014RatingSummaryThis is part 2 in a series. Knowing how much I love history, my wife bought me a birthday card listing facts about the year I was born. I started wondering what was happening the last time certain teams won a championship. Let’s find out, and I hope […]

THIS MIGHT SURPRISE YOU: WHAT WAS THE WORLD LIKE LAST TIME YOUR TEAM WON A TITLE?

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon October 16, 2014RatingSummaryThis is the first in a four-part series. Knowing how much I love history, my wife bought me a birthday card listing facts about the year I was born. I started wondering what was happening the last time teams won a championship. Let’s find out, and I hope […]

Thinking Out Loud — Johnny Manziel

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon August 20, 2014RatingSummaryThe NFL hasn’t experienced rookie hoopla like Johnny Manziel since, well, since Tim Tebow. There’s a reason why players dub the league “Not For Long.” Tebow had his fifteen minutes of Tebow Time in the NFL and it’s over. Debating whether Manziel will prove a star or another Tebow (or Colt McCoy, or […]

QB Reality – Why Most Teams Stand No Chance

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon August 5, 2014RatingSummaryUPDATED: Super Bowl 48 was a bit of an anomaly. Maybe. We’ll see if Russell Wilson wins another Super Bowl, which he’s already in position to do. Stark reality looms for teams without a quarterback sporting a championship ring: Out of nearly 50 Super Bowls, only 31 quarterbacks […]

Chuck Noll, Rocky Bleier and Retirement

ProductReviewed byThe Game Before the Moneyon June 17, 2014RatingSummaryIn my opinion, Chuck Noll is one of the five greatest coaches in pro football history. My other four are Vince Lombardi, Bill Walsh, Paul Brown, and Tom Landry. Everybody else is second tier in comparison, although I might accept arguments on behalf of Sid Gillman. Noll likely learned […]