More Football Trivia
Lions. Barry Sanders was drafted in 1989 by the Detroit Lions and announced his retirement in 1999.
Facemask. A fifteen-yard penalty is imposed for certain illegal actions involving an opponent's facemask.
Le'Veon Bell. Le'Veon Bell, who was second in the NFL in rushing yards, was selected as the 2014 Most Improved Player of the Year.
Excelsior Springs, Missouri. Excelsior hosts the Mineral Bowl, which is the national junior college championship.
Mark Ingram. In the famous "Clock Play", Dan Marino connected with WR Mark Ingram for a TD with only 22 seconds left.
Phil Simms. The New York Giants drafted Phil Simms during the 1st round of the 1979 NFL Draft.