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Kerry J. Byrne is the founder, publisher and Potentate of Pigskin at ColdHardFootballFacts.com.
RIP Chuck Bednarik: The Greatest Eagle Ever
Chuck Bednarik passed away Saturday at age 89. He was a Pro Football Hall of Famer, a bad-ass mother who flew 30 bombing missions over Germany in World War II and the Greatest Eagle Ever.
Dirty Statistical Secret: Leather-Helmet NFL Produced More Points, Thrills
The NFL has spent more than 35 years genetically modifying offenses to score more points. Yet teams produced more points and more big plays in the gritty leather-helmet NFL of the late 1940s and 1950s than they do in the overly efficient league of today. We tell you why.
There Goes Tom Brady, the Best Who Ever Lived
Tom Brady is now the greatest quarterback in NFL history. Prepare your fragile little eggshell mind for a tsunami of Cold, Hard Football Facts that will overwhelm the opposition and prove the obvious.
New England Patriots Outlast Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl Classic
The New England Patriots topped the Seattle Seahawks, 28-24, in an instant-classic Super Bowl XLIX Sunday night in Arizona. The Tom Brady-Bill Belichick tandem cemented its legacy as arguably the best of all time.
Super Bowl XLIX Stats, Facts, Trends
Super Bowl XLIX pits the dynastic New England Patriots against the budding dynasty Seattle Seahawks. Each team is led by one of the winningest QBs of all time. And each team is looking to add to some historic trends on Sunday.