What's The Farthest Distance A Football Has Ever Been Thrown, And Did…

Trying to figure out who is responsible for throwing a football the farthest distance in history is not an easy task. It takes one on a winding journey through message boards and YouTube clips and ends, disappointingly, at Vinny Testaverde. In this week's excerpt from Slate's Hang Up and Listen podcast, Josh Levin… » 2/08/13 5:45pm 2/08/13 5:45pm

You Must Be Above This Age To Ride This Ride

Four days ago, we might have been impressed by Mike Flynt, a 59-year-old man who lived his dream by playing a college football game over the weekend. But we are now in the age of Vinny. » 10/15/07 3:30pm 10/15/07 3:30pm

It Is, Once Again, Vinny Time

We really might have something exciting happening in Glendale this weekend, and we don't mean the dulcet stylings of the Pink Taco. Yes, we might see Vinny Testaverde starting for the Panthers on Sunday. » 10/12/07 1:05pm 10/12/07 1:05pm

To The Buzzsaw Rescue ... Vinny!

The locker room of The Buzzsaw That Is The Arizona Cardinals is looking like it might be turning a little bit more funky: The jam master that is Vinny might be back in town. » 10/09/07 11:40am 10/09/07 11:40am

NFL Roundup: Davenport Craps Out

• After intercepting an Anthony Wright pass in the end zone, Lions defensive back Dre Bly honored injured Packers running back Najeh Davenport by doing a spitting-image impersonation of him. Which was nice, we thought.

• After yesterday, we'll just say that we're going to really enjoy watching Terrell Owens the next… » 10/10/05 10:15am 10/10/05 10:15am

Welcome Back, Vinny

Well, that didn't take long at all: Vinny Testaverde has returned as starter for the New York Jets. We're not sure he'll be any better than Brooks Bollinger, but he most certainly will be more fun. Our favorite part of Madden 2005, by the way, is signing Vinny to The Buzzsaw That Is The Arizona Cardinals. He's the… » 10/05/05 3:57pm 10/05/05 3:57pm