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TBT: Air McNair vs. Howard

Air McNair. More than 20 years after Steve McNair threw his last pass for Alcorn State, there hasn't been another player--much less a quarterback--like him.We caught up with long-time Howard University sports information director Ed Hill, Jr. to talk about what it was like to watch and go against McNair and Alcorn State in the early-to-mid-1990s.
Via HBCU Gameday
March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Fred McNair, brother of Steve McNair, named Alcorn head coach

Fred McNair is the new head coach at Alcorn State. (Alcorn State photo)With National Signing Day just hours away, Alcorn State decided to make things official. Fred McNair, a former Alcorn State quarterback himself, has been hired as the new head coach of his alma mater. McNair fills the vacancy created on Saturday when Jay Hopson left Alcorn to take the Southern Mississippi job...
Via HBCU Gameday
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Alcorn State hires Fred McNair as new football coach

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Alcorn State has named Fred McNair as its next football coach, promoting him after four seasons as the assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach. The 47-year-old McNair is the older brother of the late Steve McNair, who played quarterback in the NFL for 13 seasons. Both brothers played quarterback at Alcorn State. McNair replaces Jay Hopson, who led the...
Via Associated Press
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Steve McNair elected to Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame

Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair has been elected into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame. Jim Wyatt of TitansOnline reported the news. McNair joins longtime Titans owner Bud Adams and former teammates Eddie George and Frank Wychek in the Hall of Fame as the fourth Titans representative. McNair played his college ball at Alcorn State, a Division I-AA school, and was...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans: Best QB in franchise history, Pt. 2

Last week, I began a ranking of the top ten quarterbacks in the history of the Tennessee Titans franchise. While the rankings for the tenth best quarterback to the third best quarterback were relatively simple, the comparison between Warren Moon and Steve McNair to determine who deserved the number one spot was fairly difficult. First, we must consider that both Moon and McNair...
Via isportsweb.com
August 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Remembering quarterback Steve McNair

Steve McNair was an elite level quarterback who lived up to his billing as the third overall pick in the 1995 NFL Draft by the Houston Oilers who became the Tennessee Titans, which was at the time the earliest an African-american quarterback was ever selected. “Air” McNair didn’t go to a powerhouse school, in fact he we went to Alcorn State University in what is now known...
Via EndZoneScore
July 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Tennessee Titans Flashback Friday: Steve McNair

It’s April, and the NFL world is abuzz with the oncoming draft and free agent frenzy. Professional American football is a sport of constant pressure for improvement and always pushing towards the future.Still, in a time when we aren’t poring over game film or predicting the week’s contests, it’s nice to take a step back and examine history. Specifically, in this shiny new...
Via Pro Football Spot
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans hook up season ticket holders with Steve McNair bobbleheads

It’s been almost six years since Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair passed. The former NFLer spent 11 years with the organization, and was tragically shot dead by his then-girlfriend. The Titans have decided to honor him with a bobblehead that they recently sent to season ticket holders. The #Titans sent this gift to season ticket holders. It's a Steve McNair bobblehead...
Via The Sports Daily
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Rewind: Jake Locker failing as a QB, Whisenhunt molding the team, remembering McNair

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the Tennessee Titans this week along with national featured columns you may enjoy. Tennessee Titans - I love…the idea of Jackie Battle at fullback (READ) - Tennessee Titans’ 5 Most Valuable Players in 2014 (READ) - Grade Day: Jake Locker failing as a quarterback? (READ) -...
Via cover32 - Titans
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Five Years Later, Steve McNair’s Death Still Haunts Football Community

For a good six-year stretch, there wasn’t a more popular player in the National Football League than Steve McNair. The Alcorn State product practically helped launch ESPN 2, who would pick up his amazing performances at the small college where he lit up scoreboards at a record clip.  The third overall pick in the 1995 of the then Houston Oilers, McNair quickly became the face...
Via Sportsnaut
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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