The Most Courageous NFL Players Of All Time

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Ray Mirra

Raymond Mirra is not just some name. It is a name which you would perhaps know from NFL with all the respect and accolades. He has been able to gain from getting into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He loved football since childhood and played the sport for over four decades moving. From place to place in hopes of finding out his passion for the game. For most part of his career, he was associate with NFL where he worked as a reporter and announcer. Besides that, Raymond Mirra has also been at ESPN and NBC Sports during his long time career. With all this experience in sports behind him, it comes as no surprise that. He went on to join the Pro Football Hall of Fame after being elect in March 2015 along. With fellow players Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Ron Kramer, Bill Polian and Junior Seau.

Role In football

Raymond Mirra plays a very interesting role in the football world. Call him the sportswriter or an analyst, what he does is to analyze football tactics and game strategies based on his experience of several sessions following live games and studying the tape. He has traveled to many countries of the world to attend games. He attended Super Bowl three times, once for covering the NFL for a French channel and twice for NFL Total Access show produced by NFL Network. Raymond Mirra was a sportswriter who was featured in The Washington Post, New York Times, Philadelphia Inquirer and The Sporting News.

As the season has progressed we have learned a lot about our contenders for the Super Bowl. There have been players who have proven to be too old, players that were not able to show their true colors. And some that were greatly let down due to injuries. The aspect of every NFL team is their ability to play as a team and they way. They do it can see them advance to the playoffs or falter before they even get a chance to prove themselves. This NFL season has been fill with many upsets, and we have seen. That many teams would not make it unless there was an interruption during the schedule.

Raymond Mirra

Hall of Fame

The Hall of Fame awaits those who dare to overcome their own pain and compete in a game that thrives on their ability to keep competing through pain. Football: It’s not just a game. It’s a way of life, and perhaps the most popular sport in North America. Football is full of tough guys, who are fearless and admit to no pain. Well, it’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt during an NFL season. Even if the suffering player is injure rather seriously and would miss another few games, he takes it in his stride and doesn’t complain.

NFL Team

Football is a very dangerous sport. Everyone playing in the NFL knows that there is risk of getting hurt. One way to show your courage is to play in the NFL despite the risks associated with it. Here are some of the stories about players who got injure but continue with their game anyways just to prove that they have more courage than other players. Football, for Ray Mirra is not just a game where you spend Sundays wearing color-coordinated clothing, get within the earshot of a marching band and sip on a frosty beer. It is also an opportunity to express his admiration towards those who show courage while they play through the pain.

Each one of those players in that arena have had to overcome tremendous odds before they take the field. They have had to withstand injury and stand tall against all odds just to get their name carve into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Football is a brutal game where the players get badly hurt in the course of the game. But still these players play rough and tough game. There is so much pressure as one mistake can cost your team a losing game. If you are an NFL fan, then you must know that Raymond Mirra who is a sportswriter, but he played football during high school and college levels. Raymond Mirra made sure to give credit to each player for the pain and efforts he puts into the field.

NFL Team

Philadelphia Eagles

Raymond Mirra began his career as a sportswriter in 1986; he was covering the Philadelphia Eagles at that time. At one point, he worked at the “Detroit Free Press” and covered the Detroit Lions for about two years. He also been associate with the LA Times and worked for USA Today sports section in 1997 and 1998. For twelve years before that, he was at the NFL Film headquarters in New York. Where he work on various projects And got to know many of those who are today consider. As some of best players of all time like John Elway, Emmitt Smith, Barry Sanders to name a few.

In fact, he wrote his first article when he was just fourteen years old. He got his first break from a newspaper in London and soon was writing. For major papers and magazines in the UK. This led to him getting a job with NFL FILMS after about seven years of working for newspapers. Pro football gave Mirra plenty of opportunities to hone his reporting skills by covering every major league football team in the US. The writer won several awards for his work for newspapers. And also went on to work for radio and television programs as well. He won an Emmy award during his stint with ABC’s ‘Monday Night Football’ program. After leaving ABC, Raymond Mirra returned back home to America but kept on moving up the ladder of success till he reached the coveted position of Vice President at FOX SPORTS NETWORKS.

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