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Last weekend marked the sixth Hall of Fame weekend I’ve attended with my father in Canton, Ohio.  It’s an event that runs much deeper than the ceremony you see on television and is one of the most special in all of sports.  Before I give you an insi...

If art imitates life, the world of sport is the ultimate canvas.  Movies, television, and even music teach us the one undeniable truth about winning the big game: it cannot be done without an inspiring pep talk. Ever since those iconi...

Football and relationships can be a dangerous combination.  As an avid football fan, as well as , I should know.  By my last count, I’ve given 13 different women the title of “girlfriend” since I was old enough to know what that means.  And each ...

The NFL, like any other entity, has a culture all its own. This means that it comes with its own vocabulary. These are some words you should start mixing into your own football conversations, whether you're talking about the worst call you've ever seen...

Big game. Big markets. Big QBs. Big rematch. Super Bowl XLVI could X-ceed all others in ratings. But how will its star players rate with Madison Avenue? Which Giants and Patriots will land seven-figure endorsement deals, go to Disneyland, and show up o...

By all accounts, this particular Super Bowl week has been relatively uneventful.  There has been minimal trash-talking, absolutely no scandals, and an overdose of Twitter jester, Chad Ochocinco.  Super Bowl XLIV’s major storylines are obvious: The Col...

The Jets, Cardinals and Bucs, among others are all looking for offensive linemen to fill a void left by injury or subpar performance. Within a week, 1184 NFL players will be unemployed when rosters are cut down to fifty-three.  Position battles are being...

Randy Moss may be representing himself after all.  A source close to Moss tells The Football Girl the wide receiver has decided “he’s probably not going to hire an agent.” This possible oscillation by Moss comes one week after ...