Aug 19 2012

Top 10 NFL Quaterback Seasons - Most Touchdowns

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 19:06

Are you working on your fantasy football draft projections?  The NFL has become a passing league in the past decade and the statistics below sourced from the folks at Pro-Football Reference show that other than Dan Marino and Kurt Warner, most of the top 10 best single season performances have occurred in the last ten years.  Which of these NFL quarterbacks will go down as the best NFL Quarterback of all time?

Rank

Player (age) 

TD

Year

Teams

1.

Tom Brady (30)

50

2007 

NWE 

2.

Peyton Manning (28)

49

2004

IND

3.

Dan Marino+ (23)

48

1984

MIA

4.

Drew Brees (32)

46

2011

NOR

5.

Aaron Rodgers (28)

45

2011

GNB

6.

Dan Marino+ (25)

44

1986

MIA

7.

Matthew Stafford (23)

41

2011

DET

 

Kurt Warner (28)

41

1999

STL

9.

Daunte Culpepper (27)

39

2004

MIN

 

Brett Favre (27)

39

1996

GNB

 

Tom Brady (34)

39

2011

NWE

Which QB will lead the NFL in 2012?

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Aug 15 2012

2012 NFL Team Odds for Super Bowl

Category: Best List | Best of | NFLThe List Ninja @ 04:08

Check out this infographic on the NFL and the current odds for each team to win the Super Bowl. 

 

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Mar 14 2012

Top 10 NFL Free Agents 2012

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 00:06
 Which NFL free agent do you want your team to overpay for in 2012?  Peyton Manning, considered on the best NFL Quarterback’s of all time, is on the market and the media coverage is crazy. Here are the Top 10 NFL free agents according to PFT on MSNBC.  
1. Colts quarterback Peyton Manning.
2. Texans defensive end Mario Williams.
3. Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson.
4. Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace (RFA).
5. Chargers offensive tackle Jared Gaither.
6. Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb (RFA).
7. Titans cornerback Cortland Finnegan.
8. Chiefs cornerback Brandon Carr.
9. Rams wide receiver Brandon Lloyd.
10. Saints offensive guard Carl Nicks.
11. Titans defensive tackle Jason Jones.
12. Texans offensive tackle Eric Winston.
13. 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers.
14. Falcons defensive end John Abraham.
15. Dolphins defensive tackle Paul Soliai.
16. Packers quarterback Matt Flynn.
17. Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas. (Signed with Giants)
18. Saints wide receiver Marques Colston. (Signed with Saints)
19. Patriots defensive end Mark Anderson.
20. Falcons linebacker Curtis Lofton.
21. Raiders running back Michael Bush.
22. Saints wide receiver Robert Meachem.
23. Ravens offensive guard Ben Grubbs.
24. Eagles offensive guard Evan Mathis.
25. Jaguars defensive end Jeremy Mincey.
26. Redskins safety LaRon Landry.
27. Giants cornerback Aaron Ross.
 
28. Cardinals offensive tackle Levi Brown.
 
29. Bills offensive tackle Demetrius Bell.
 
30. Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch.
 

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Dec 11 2011

Top 10 Heisman Trophy Votes for 2011

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 16:02

Every year the best players in college football gather in NYC to determine the NCAA College football player of the year.  Below is a list of the Top 10 vote recipients for the 2011 Heisman trophy.

 Who do you think should have been the winner of the 2011 Heisman Trophy

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Aug 27 2011

Top 10 NFL Running Backs with Most Yards from Scrimmage in 2010

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 02:44

Which NFL Running Backs had the most yards from scrimmage in 2010?  We have a compiled the Top 10 list for your review prior to your upcoming Fantasy Football draft.  Many of the best running backs not only have a ton of rushing yards along with respectable receiving yards and touchdowns.  So grab your draft sheet and review the biggest playmakers of the 2010 NFL season.

Player

Team

Total Yards

TD

Fumbles

Arian Foster

HOU

2220

18

3

Jamaal Charles

KAN

1935

8

3

Ray Rice

BAL

1776

6

0

LeSean McCoy

PHI

1672

9

2

Darren McFadden

OAK

1664

10

4

Peyton Hillis

CLE

1654

13

8

Maurice Jones-Drew

JAX

1641

7

2

Adrian Peterson

MIN

1639

13

1

Steven Jackson

STL

1624

6

1

Matt Forte

CHI

1616

9

3

 

Which NFL Running Back do think will have the most yards from scrimmage in 2011?

Statistics sourced from pro-football reference.com

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Aug 21 2011

Top 10 NFL Wide Receiver’s with the most receptions in 2010

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 02:12

 As we gear up for the upcoming NFL season and fantasy football, we need to review which NFL wide receivers had the most receptions of 2010. Several future    Hall of Fame NFL Wide Receivers made the Top 10 list for most receptions in 2010.  So grab your lists and a bag of chips to prepare for your fantasy football draft with this list of the Top 10 reception leaders in 2010.

 

Rank

 Player

Team

Games

Rec

Yds

1

Roddy White

ATL

16

115

1389

2

Reggie Wayne

IND

16

111

1355

3

Jason Witten

DAL

16

94

1002

4

Santana Moss

WAS

16

93

1115

5

Larry Fitzgerald

ARI

16

90

1137

6

Andre Johnson

HOU

13

86

1216

7

Brandon Marshall

MIA

14

86

1014

8

Wes Welker

NWE

15

86

848

9

Danny Amendola

STL

16

85

689

10

Marques Colston

NOR

15

84

1023

 11

Steve Johnson

BUF

16

82

1073

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Which NFL wide receiver will finish first in 2011?

Stats sourced from Pro-Football Reference.com

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Aug 15 2011

Top 10 NFL Running Backs with Most Yards in 2010

Category: Best List | Best of | facts | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 04:42

 In 2010, a new name at running back finished with the most rushing yards in the NFL.  As you review the Top 10 Running Backs with the most yards in the NFL last year to see how it may affect your upcoming fantasy football draft, we may want to look for a few new names to crack the Top 10 list in 2011. Will rookies like Mark Ingram make this list in 2011?

Here are the Top 10 NFL Running Backs with the most yards in 2010:

Rank  Player                                                Total Yards Rushing

1.

Arian Foster    HOU

1616

2.

Jamaal Charles   KAN

1467

3.

Michael Turner   ATL

1371

4.

Chris Johnson    TEN

1364

5.

Maurice Jones-Drew   JAX

1324

6.

Adrian Peterson     MIN

1298

7.

Rashard Mendenhall    PIT

1273

8.

Steven Jackson       STL

1241

9.

Ahmad Bradshaw     NYG

1235

10.

Ray Rice                 BAL

1220

Which NFL Running Back will be at the top of this list in 2011?

Stats sourced from Pro-Football Reference.com

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Aug 14 2011

Top 10 Most Sacked NFL Quarterbacks of 2010

Category: The List Ninja @ 16:59

Are you getting ready for your Fantasy Football Draft? If you are an NFL Quarterback, this is one Top 10 List that you do not want to be on if possible.  The best NFL Quarterbacks of all time very rarely made this list.  So check out this list of QB’s that ran for their life last year in the National Football League.

Here are the Top 10 Most Sacked NFL Quarterbacks of 2010:

Rank   Player                                                # of Sacks 

1.

Jay Cutler · CHI

52

2.

Joe Flacco · BAL

40

3.

Philip Rivers · SDG

38

4.

Donovan McNabb · WAS

37

5.

Michael Vick · PHI

34

 

Kyle Orton · DEN

34

 

Sam Bradford · STL

34

8.

David Garrard · JAX

33

 

Jimmy Clausen · CAR

33

 

Jason Campbell · OAK

33

Which NFL Quarterback will lead this list in 2011? 

Stats provided by ProFootball reference.com

 

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Jul 31 2011

Top 10 Active NFL Players with the Most Interceptions

Category: Best List | Best of | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 01:20

With all the talk about Nnamdi Asomugha and other shut down cornerbacks in the current NFL free agent melee, we decided to put together the Top 10 list of current active NFL players with the most interceptions.  Many of these player are at the end of their careers but some still have a little gas left in the tank.  Many of these NFL defensive players have covered some of the best NFL wide receivers of all time and excelled at making the greats look average. 

Here are the Top 10 Active NFL players with the Most Interceptions:

 

Rank

Player (age)

Int

Years

1.

Darren Sharper (35)

63

1997-2010

2.

Ed Reed (32)

54

2002-2010

3.

Champ Bailey (32)

48

1999-2010

4.

Charles Woodson (34)

47

1998-2010

5.

Asante Samuel (29)

42

2003-2010

6.

Ronde Barber (35)

40

1997-2010

7.

Brian Dawkins (37)

37

1996-2010

8.

Nate Clements (31)

33

2001-2010

9.

DeAngelo Hall (27)

32

2004-2010

10.

Ray Lewis (35)

30

1996-2010

 

Which of these players do you believe will be the first in the NFL Hall of Fame?

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May 3 2011

Top 10 Highest Paying Sports Teams Worldwide

Category: Best List | Best of | NBA | new list | NFL | top 10 listsThe List Ninja @ 02:46

Which sports team pays the most on a annual basis to the average team player?  Even more interesting is that the most popular sport in the United States is missing from this Top 10 list.  The most popular European soccer teams have the most fans worldwide which provides the revenue for several of the teams on this Top 10 list.  An NFL team does not make the list until #70 with the Washington Redskins.

Top 10 Sports Teams with the highest annual average salary per player:

1.     Barcelona                            $7,910,737 (annual average salary per player)

2.     Real Madrid                         $7,356,632

3.     New York Yankees           $6,756,301

4.     Los Angeles Lakers            $6,540,690

5.     Orlando Magic                   $6,367,114

6.     Chelsea                                  $6,020,741

7.     Inter Milan                          $5,999,643

8.     Boston Red Sox                   $5,991,203

9.     Denver Nuggets                $5,990,174

10.  Manchester City                $5,863,585

Which of the teams most surprises you on this list compiled by Sporting Intelligence?

 

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