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When a Philadelphia Eagle Knocked Out a Future TV Star

When Frank Gifford Was Knocked Out by One of the Most Vicious Tackles in NFL History

Second in a series on iconic NFL games. The Philadelphia Eagles-New York Giants rivalry intensified during the 1960 season. Intent on ending New York’s two-year reign atop the NFL’s Eastern Conference, Philadelphia carried a half-game lead on its big-market adversary going into ...read more

'Games of the Century': Epic College Football Clashes

'Games of the Century': 7 of College Football's Most Epic Clashes

For at least the first half of the 20th century, college football was more popular than the professional version. So, when powerhouses met then, the games often had a larger-than-life quality. On rare occasions, the combination of blueblood programs, high stakes and intense media ...read more

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5 Miraculous NFL Touchdown Passes

Thousands of touchdown passes have been thrown in NFL history. But only a few—each tossed in the waning seconds of a pressure-cooker playoff game—have earned nicknames that have withstood the test of time. Here are five of the most miraculous NFL touchdown passes of all time:  1. ...read more