The Washington Redskins defeated the New York Giants 72-41 on November 27, 1966, in the highest scoring game in National Football League history as of 2015. The two teams combined for 16 touchdowns, including nine that were 30 yards or longer in length.Know More
The Redskins dominated the game right from the start, scoring two touchdowns in the first quarter to take a 13-0 lead. The Redskins led the Giants 34-14 at halftime and 48-28 after three quarters.
Other high scoring games in NFL history include the Oakland Raiders defeating the Houston Oilers 52-49 in 1963, the Seattle Seahawks defeating the Kansas City Chiefs 51-48 in 1983, the Denver Broncos defeating the Dallas Cowboys 51-48 in 2013 and the Pittsburgh Steelers beating the San Diego Chargers 54-44 in 1985.Learn more about American Football
Going into the 2015 season, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the longest losing streak in National Football League history at 26 games. The Buccaneers, who entered the NFL in 1976 as an expansion team along with the Seattle Seahawks, lost the first 26 games that they played. The Buccaneers finally won their first game on December 11, 1977 when they defeated the New Orleans Saints on the road.Full Answer >
In the National Football League, the term "waived" refers to cutting a player from the team with four seasons or less experience. The term "released" refers to cutting a veteran with more than four years accrued experience.Full Answer >
Terry Crews played for three NFL teams: the Los Angeles Rams, the San Diego Chargers and the Washington Redskins. He ended his career with the Philadelphia Eagles, but he did not play in any regular-season games as a member of that team.Full Answer >
The New York Giants have won four Super Bowl rings in the history of the event. The Giants took home the NFL's crown in 1987 and 1991 under Bill Parcells and 2008 and 2012 under the guidance of Tom Coughlin.Full Answer >