The Baltimore Ravens and 17-year veteran linebacker Ray Lewis captured their 2nd NFL Title defeating the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 in Super Bowl 47 held at the Mercedes Benz-Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
“Black Monday” came and went after the 2012 National Football League regular season was over. Many head coaches and some assistants got fired. Some found new homes and others didn’t. But nevertheless there’s one issue that stands out with this year’s hiring of several new head coaches. There were eight new coaches hired, but none of the eight are minorities!
The Houston Texans once high expectations ended with another crash landing in 2013. Houston won their second consecutive AFC South Division Championship, but they lost their second consecutive Divisional Championship game on the road.
Two offensive players who came back from serious injuries to lead their teams to the playoffs and two second-year defensive standouts will join coaches who engineered two of the league’s best stories as the 2012 winners of the annual NFL 101 Awards - the nation’s premier football awards event dedicated exclusively to the National Football League.
For the second year in a row, the Sam Houston State Bearkats and North Dakota State will meet in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game in Frisco, Texas on Saturday, January 5th at noon at FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco, Texas.