Esiason, now a CBS analyst, recalled meeting the young quarterback, who was in eighth or ninth grade at the time."He had to be at least 6-3. The Denver Broncos defeated the carolina Panthers, 24-10, in Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif. "That really was a great moment."Not only did Newton have a man-sized body, but he had a big arm."He was whipping the ball about 60 yards." Esiason said. The play haunts Vince Ferragamo, so much that 36 years later it can jolt the former Los Angeles Rams quarterback out of a deep sleep.Here's all of our Super Bowl coverage from the first-ever AFL-NFL World Championship to the final game of the 2015 season."Before the game started, we were throwing pat-and-go's down the sideline," Esiason said. Ferragamo was driving the Rams toward a potential go-ahead score with 5 1/2 minutes left in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XIV when, from the Pittsburgh 32-yard...
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Both networks will broadcast five Thursday night games in 20, expanding the league's overall package to 10 such games from eight the last two seasons.
All Thursday night games will continue to be simulcast on NFL Network."Our mission when we first put games on Thursday nights in 2006 was to work strategically to make Thursdays a night for NFL football in the mold of what Monday and Sunday nights mean to millions of fans across the country," said New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, chairman of the league's broadcast committee.
Cam Newton either had a wicked sense of humor or he needed to brush up on his NFL history. The Denver Broncos defeated the carolina Panthers, 24-10, in Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif.
About 10 years ago, long before he got to the league or even to Auburn, Newton participated in an All-Star game run by Boomer Esiason, the league's most valuable player in 1988 and the quarterback who led the Cincinnati Bengals to a Super Bowl appearance. Here's all of our Super Bowl coverage from the first-ever AFL-NFL World Championship to the final game of the 2015 season. I'm done.' "Esiason said he's not quite sure whether Newton knew he had played in the NFL and was just making a tongue-in-cheek observation, or whether he genuinely didn't know."If he was playing with me at that age, that would be a helluva thing that he pulled off," Esiason said with a laugh. "And indeed the former NFL quarterback was duly impressed.