Posts Tagged ‘quarterback’

Referee “accidentally” tackles South Carolina quarterback.

October 21, 2008

Watch as the the referee, Wilbur Hackett, Jr., demonstrates great technique in throwing a forearm into South Carolina quarterback Steven Garcia.  The referee was awarded the MVP of his Kentucky Wildcats football team when he played linebacker in the late 60’s and early 70’s.  Hackett was cleared of any wrongdoing by his conference, the SEC, as the incident in the SC game was ruled “inadvertent” contact.  What do you think?

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Lots of math and calculations determine what Detroit Lions fans have known for several years: Joey Harrington is worst quarterback of all time.

June 25, 2008

“Listen to me. I will screw this franchise up so bad, everyone will forget about your poor play.”

Quarterback      Att     Rate
Joey Harrington	 2538	-2129
Rick Mirer	 2043	-2081
David Carr	 2206	-1804
Ryan Leaf	  655	-1607
Frank Tripucka	 1745	-1519
Mike Taliaferro	  966	-1501
Gary Huff	  788	-1433
Kim McQuilken	  272	-1392
Alex Smith	  800	-1353
Kent Nix	  652	-1335
Davey O'Brien	  478	-1320
Mike Phipps	 1799	-1299
Kyle Boller	 1311	-1292

Fumble the snap and read the rest courtesy of Pro-Football-Reference.com

Jon Kitna, quarterback of the Detroit Lions, is possessive of his center’s rear

June 16, 2008

Lions quarterback Jon Kitna, asked by the Sporting News about the possibility of sharing snaps with other QBs on the team:

“When (center) Dominic Raiola is in the game, I’ll be in the game. … Nobody gets to touch his butt but me — and his wife.”

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