The First Win Ever In New York Jets Franchise History

The New York Jets started their time in professional football as a charter member of the American Football League in 1960.  They were actually christened the New York Titans and didn’t change the team name to Jets until a couple of years later.  They have had a fascinating history that has included big wins, great […]

The Atlanta Falcons First Win Ever

The Atlanta Falcons came into the National Football League in 1966 as an expansion franchise. Like most expansion teams, the Falcons would struggle in their first season. They were also a very young team, with no one on the offense over the age of 29 and only three players on the defense in their thirties. […]

The Minnesota Vikings Win Their First Game Ever

The Minnesota Vikings have an interesting history that started with them almost becoming an AFL team before being lured into the NFL instead. They have over the years put together some fantastic seasons and played some great games. They also have had some awesome players, including Fran Tarkenton, Hugh McElhenny, Chuck Foreman, Jim Marshall, Carl […]

The First Win In Carolina Panthers History

The Carolina Panthers came into the NFL as an expansion team in 1995. There were a lot of expectations for the team as the fan base there had been hungry for a franchise for quite some time. Like most expansion teams though, the first season was a bit of a rough one. The Panthers did […]

The First Win In Jacksonville Jaguars History

The Jacksonville Jaguars came into the National Football League in 1995 as an expansion team along with the Carolina Panthers. Like most expansion teams, success did not come right away for Jacksonville, although they did not end up having to pay their dues like some teams have. One of the things that the fans, players, […]

September 23rd, 1960 – The Buffalo Bills Get Their First Win

Most NFL franchises have a number of games in their history that they can point to as key victories, but none are as important as the first victory in the franchise’s history. The Buffalo Bills began as a franchise in 1960, and on Friday, September 23rd they were 0-2 and facing the Boston Patriots in […]

September 9th, 1960 – The Denver Broncos Get Their First Win

Most NFL franchises have a number of games in their history that they can point to as key victories, but none are as important as the first victory in the franchise’s history. The Denver Broncos began as a franchise in 1960 as a charter member of the American Football League. Fans of the team didn’t […]

Sunday, October 1st 1995 – The Jacksonville Jaguars Get Their First Win

There are a number of important victories that a franchise can point to in its past, but few are as important as that first win. The Jacksonville Jaguars began play in 1995 as an expansion team along with the Carolina Panthers. The NFL hadn’t expanded since the mid-1970s when it had added the Seattle Seahawks […]