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These Guys Went On An Adventure Inside Houston's Abandoned Astrodome

It’s been 16 years since the Houston Astros vacated the Astrodome, and years since it was used as a concert venue. Lifeless, the Astrodome sits beside its younger and prettier replacement — NRG Stadium — waiting for someone to either put it out of its misery or come up with a workable use for its ample space. 305 more words

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FRIDAY - FLASHBACK FRIDAY - One Yard Short

One yard makes all the difference in football. It’s the difference between a fourth and first down. The difference between a touchdown and a turnover. For the Tennessee Titans, it’s the difference between being Champions and being losers. 1,331 more words

NFL

Images - Volume 1, Week 10

Oail Andrew Phillips passed away on October 18, 2013. His younger sister, trying to say “brother”, began to call him “bumble.” Eventually, the nickname became simply “Bum,” a name Houston Oilers fans and older NFL fans will remember forever thanks to some very deep Texas roots. 410 more words

Photography

Strangers in a Strange Land: The Amarillo Trilogy Part 1

I’m reposting this in honor of Super Bowl weekend:

This the tale of how four young men from western New York came to watch the greatest comeback in NFL playoff history–the Buffalo Bills overcoming of a 32 point deficit against the Houston Oilers–in less than hospitable surrounding; a seedy bar in Texas. 840 more words

Funny

The NFL and "Your Team!"

I was listening to Colin Cowherd this past week on ESPN Radio, as I do to keep up with sports on a national level. Cowherd always has an interesting take on sports and will say things that others in the industry will not say. 672 more words

NFL

ENCORE - NFL Films Presents on Fox Sports 1: LUCKY SEVEN

By Paul Camarata, Producer

Imagine being inches away from Franco Harris during The Immaculate Reception.  Or on the field for The Longest Game Ever.  Or on camera for one of the most famous “mic’d up” shoots in NFL Films history.  125 more words

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It's Only a Uniform, but, Get Back to Your Roots

Sunday the St. Louis Rams lost 37-27 to the New York Giants in an ugly game in their last game at the Edward Jones Dome for the 2014 season. 976 more words

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