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Tim McDonald

Updated Articles and Resources

By Tim McDonald

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Football Diet And Nutrition Created: Tuesday, March 23, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      What to eat and what not to eat for success on the football field." itemprop="description"> Saturday, September 20, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Understanding down and distance is probably the biggest key to understanding football, and About football will help you figure it out!
    • The Super Bowl's Starting Quarterbacks Created: Thursday, January 29, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      About Football offers a list of every quarterback to ever start in a Super Bowl. This Super Bowl resource also includes the quarterbacks' age and college attended.
    • Methods of Scoring in Football Created: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      This basics of football tutorial explains all the different methods of scoring in football.
    • Advice For Young Football Players Created: Monday, March 01, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Control your attitude, your mind, and your effort, and you will be a better football player, regardless of how physically talented you are.
    • Super Bowl Player Bonus Shares Created: Friday, December 30, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Every year, players on both the winning and losing Super Bowl teams split a tidy bonus for playing in the big game. Notice how the player bonus shares have grown since the first Super Bowl.
    • 2008 NFL Draft Results Created: Saturday, April 26, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Results of all seven rounds of the 2008 NFL Draft.
    • Basics of the West Coast Offense Created: Monday, July 30, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      What is the West Coast Offense? About Football offers a brief introduction explaining the objectives and basics of the West Coast Offense.
    • Pittsburgh Steelers Created: Thursday, January 20, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Pittsburgh Steelers -
    • Player Profile: LeSean McCoy Created: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Player profile of LeSean McCoy
    • Unrestricted Free Agent Created: Friday, February 16, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      An unrestricted free agent may sign with any club, through the first scheduled day of the first NFL training camp (generally late July).
    • 2014 NFL Draft: Cornerbacks are the Glory Boys Now Created: Monday, April 14, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Top cornerbacks in the 2014 NFL draft
    • Football 101 - The Basics of Football Created: Saturday, September 20, 2003 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Pick up the basics of football, from the object of the game, to the various ways to score, to the layout of the football field. You'll also find some of the basic terminology that is associated with the game.
    • How to Catch a Football Created: Wednesday, January 06, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Insight into the basic fundamentals of catching a football. Beneficial for wide receivers, running backs, or anyone else who might end up catching the ball." itemprop="desczTP='t3'" --> itemprop="d...
    • Grand Theft: Top 10 Steals in NFL Draft History Created: Tuesday, April 08, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014
      Top 10 NFL draft steals of all time-
    • NFL Draft: Wide Receiver Bonanza Created: Monday, April 07, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014
      Top wide receivers in the NFL draft 2014
    • NFL Draft 2014: Good Quarterback Prospects Available Created: Tuesday, April 01, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014
      Top quarterbacks in 2014 NFL draft
    • Top 10 NFL Draft Busts of All Time Created: Tuesday, April 01, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014
      Top 10 NFL draft busts in history
    • Best of the Rest: Free Agent Running Backs Created: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Top free agent running backs 2014
    • Top Ten Running Backs of All Time Created: Wednesday, August 10, 2011 Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014
      The NFL has produced many great running backs over the years, and picking the best of the best is difficult because it's hard to compare different players from different eras. But after looking at...
    • Free Agents: Still Meat on the Table! Created: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 25, 2014
      Best free agents left in 2014
    • Player Profile: Richard Sherman Created: Monday, March 24, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 24, 2014
      Player profile Richard Sherman
    • NFL Offensive Records Bound to Fall This Year Created: Friday, July 12, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014
      NFL records to fall in 2013-14
    • Supplemental Draft Process Created: Friday, June 23, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      The Supplemental Draft, held after the traditional NFL Draft and before each season begins, is designed to allow underclassmen --who did not petition the league for early entry before the NFL Draft deadline but find themselves ineligible for the upcoming college season-- a vehicle for entering the NFL.
    • Michael Vick Dogfighting Scandal Created: Tuesday, July 24, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      On July 17, 2007, Atlanta Falcons star quarterback Michael Vick was indicted by the federal government in connection with a dogfighting operation that was allegedly headquarterd on property he owned in Surry County, Virginia. About Football looks at the issues surrounding the case.
    • 2004 NFL Draft Results Created: Friday, April 23, 2004 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      About Football lists the results of all seven rounds of the 2004 NFL Draft. This page covers round one.
    • Football’s Spread’n Butter Play Created: Thursday, March 31, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      A major part of having a successful spread football offensive attack hinges on the quarterback's decision-making ability when running the zone read play.
    • Is Football Right For My Kid? Created: Tuesday, December 08, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      Is football right for my kid? A great guide for parents whose kids are interested in participating in football. Learn important questions to ask to find out if it is a good match for your kid.
    • Top 5 Run Plays for Your I-Formation Playbook Created: Thursday, March 24, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      Using Multiple-I looks, you can control the clock running Iso, Toss Sweep, Fullback Trap, Counter, and Reverse.
    • The West is the Best: Another Super Bowl Winner from the Left Coast? Created: Thursday, February 13, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, March 18, 2014
      Early contenders for the 2015 Super Bowl
    • Lots of Free Agent Cornerback Talent Left Created: Monday, March 17, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 17, 2014
      Best NFL free agent cornerbacks of 2014
    • Free Agent Defensive Linemen Going Like Hot Cakes! Created: Thursday, March 13, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014
      top free agent defensive linemen 2014

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