to one lucky fan and you’re gonna want this guy to win it all."WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections 2016 NFL DraftInjuriesFree AgencyGame FilmNFL DraftTickets For 100 Years Finalist: Greg HamptonNew Mike Evans Jersey White ,1commentThe NFL is giving away tickets for the next 100 years to one lucky fan and you’re gonna want this guy to win it all.EDTShareTweetShareShareTickets For 100 Years Finalist: Greg HamptonHampton has been a life-long Giants fan.There’s no doubt that family tradition is hard to break, especially when it comes to NFL fandom. Family roots grow deep when it comes to the passion of the game and Greg Hampton’s family is no different. It all started with his father and now he has passed down the legacy of rooting for the New York Giants to his children. And thanks to the NFL, Greg and his family - the ultimate definition of loyal fans - have a shot at season tickets to Giants games for the next 100 years. That’s right. 100 years. A century. 10 generations. Talk about a helluva family tradition. This one is going to be hard to break. For those who aren’t familiar with the contest, the NFL launched the “Tickets for 100 Years” campaign back in the middle of March. Thousands of applicants entered into the contest hoping to win a pair of season tickets to their favorite franchise for the next century and only three were selected. Hampton was one of those three finalists. For Hampton - a youth football coach back home - and his family, this is a dream come true. They’ve been given celebrity-like treatment throughout the past few days. Experiences such as breakfast with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, walking the Red Carpet on Thursday night, a surplus of merchandise from the Giant’s franchise, anda personal letter along with invites to special occasions from the Maras are just a few of the many perks that come with being a finalist. Hampton and his family are all smiles this week.But it doesn’t stop there. Hampton and his family were surprised this morning on the set of Good Morning America with some awesome news: even if they don’t win the contest, they’ll still be awarded a pair of season tickets for the 2019 season. What a time to be alive. Hampton was born and raised in New York after his father migrated from the south. “The first team I ever came in contact with was the Giants,” Hampton told me in an interview. “I guess the meaning of football back then, what it stood for, (my father’s) love for the Giants - it’s what was instilled in me and driven to me at birth. I’ve always been a Big Blue fan as long as I can remember.”One of Hampton’s sons, Jordan, entered his father into the contest via an Instagram post that will absolutely melt your heart. You can check it out hereor below if you want to bawl like a baby. Yea, put the onions away, please. Hampton’s father passed away in 2012, but the legacy he set forth still lives on. He plans on passing the tickets down to his children and for them to do the same if they are indeed the lucky ones to win the whole shebang. “I would love to see my grandkids or great-grandkids live on this tradition. I know that going to Giants games and watching the Giants play will always be a family tradition, but to be able to be there in that moment for the next 100 years is something I can only dream of.” Hampton told me.“I know my dad is smiling down right now. He’d love to see his grandkids go to a Super Bowl.”And it’s not just about Greg, his family has had an incredible experience attending this event and spending time in Nashville is something they’ll always remember and cherish.The winner will be announced in the opening minutes of the NFL Draft. The Draft is set to begin at 8PM EST. Make sure you’re in front of that television set. Even if Greg doesn’t win, this will be a life-changing moment for one lucky fan that you won’t want to miss. TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Dirk Koetter seemed resigned to his fate.The coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was fired Sunday night a little more than three hours after the Bucs concluded a disappointing season with a 34-32 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.Koetter was promoted from offensive coordinator to his first NFL head coaching position when Tampa Bay fired Lovie Smith in January 2016. He led the Bucs to a 9-7 record that year, but followed up with consecutive 5-11 finishes. His successor will be the sixth coach will be the fifth coach the team has had since firing Jon Gruden after the 2008 season. The Bucs have missed the playoffs 11 straight seasons and haven't won a playoff game since their Super bowl run under Gruden in 2002."I'd love to finish out my contract, of course I would," Koetter said during his postgame news conference."Whatever is going to happen is going to happen, and that's just the way this business works," he added. "If this is the last one for me Womens Lee Roy Selmon Jersey , I appreciate the opportunity they gave me. It's awesome to be a head football coach in the NFL. Coaching in the NFL period is awesome. It's the best of the best."The Bucs started 2-0 this year, and then lost 11 of 14 down the stretch, including four straight games to finish the season.Koetter, who had a 19-29 record, was dismissed after meeting with team ownership after the news conference."We sincerely appreciate the hard work and commitment shown by Dirk over the past several years," Bucs co-chairman Joel Glazer said in a statement.Glazer said general manager Jason Licht would begin the search for a new coach immediately.Koetter was asked if he believed he deserved to keep his job after constructing an offense that ranked among the league leaders this season, including No. 1 in passing yards.‘There is no such thing as deserve in the NFL," he said. . Numbers are nice but this is a winning league. I've been fired before and I've been hired before. I know this, if look yourself in the mirror at end the day and know you did everything you could, then I've no problem holding my head up."Licht, whose record since taking over as general manager five years ago is 27-53, apparently is keeping his job despite a spotty track record in the draft and free agency, where Tampa Bay has made numerous mistakes — especially in Licht's effort to overhaul a porous defense.Defensive coordinator Mike Smith was fired in October with the Bucs yielding a NFL-high 34.6 points a game through the first six weeks of the season.The team also must decide this winter whether Jameis Winston is the team's quarterback of the future. Koetter was named coach, in part, because of his relationship with the No. 1 overall pick from the 2015 draft, however Winston has not blossomed into the dominating quarterback the team envisioned him becoming under Koetter's guidance.Winston, finishing his fourth season, is due to earn $20.92 million next season in the final year of the contract he signed as a rookie."It's an empty feeling when you lose, no matter how you lose. It was an up and down year and didn't turn out how we wanted it to turn out,"" Winston said, adding he has not been told if he will return in 2019.Winston and other teammates continued to express support Koetter right up to the end.Receiver Mike Evans, who set a club single-season record for receiving yards this year, called playing for the former coach "awesome.""The fans might put stuff on him. That's how sports works. You look at the head coach, Evans said. "I'm very fortunate to have played for him. "He took my game to new heights."

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