Former NFL player Dat Nguyen joined The Fred & Ted Show to talk about all things football. He talked about Johnny Manziel becoming eligible for the draft. Nguyen insists Manziel works as hard as he parties and will take to the NFL naturally. He also gave his take on the disappointing turn out of the Dallas Cowboys season falling just short of the playoffs with Tony Romo. Nguyen looked at the BCS Bowl game from last night and which players to watch from that.
Despite their dearth of recent success, all eyes will be on the Cowboys. For the karma and the drama, for better or worse, they are America’s team. Mostly for worse. Just watch on Sunday.
While many people are preparing for the joys of the holiday season, a good number of current NFL head coaches are dreading the worst day of the year in their profession: Black Monday.
Does Tony Romo deserve the amount of blame and hatred that is heaped upon him?
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
The Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions have hosted games on Thanksgiving Day for decades. Football has been played on this holiday for so many years, it is inextricably intertwined with all things Thanksgiving.
Super Bowl Champion coach Jimmy Johnson joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed what it takes to be a successful organization in the NFL, his thoughts on the Texans, the horrible NFC EAST and how he would teach his defensive players now with the new rules on hitting.
Once an NFL wide receiver and local hero with a $5 million contract, Sam Hurd was reduced to being a convicted felon in orange jail scrubs pleading with a judge to avoid spending the rest of his life in prison.
Former Dallas Cowboys’ wide receiver Sam Hurd will finally find out his fate in federal court Wednesday afternoon. Hurd pleaded guilty to drug trafficking back in April and now faces life in prison.
Hurd is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty in April to one count of trying to buy and distribute large amounts of cocaine and marijuana. The charge carries a minimum 10-year sentence, but prosecutors may push for a sentence up to life.