Five Fun Facts About NFL Head Coach Jack Pardee

Jack Pardee had a long career in the NFL that included playing from 1957 to 1970 with the Los Angeles Rams and then with the Washington Redskins from 1971 to 1973. He was a full time linebacker who also saw occasional time at fullback. He was a hard working player who always had the respect […]

Pro Football Teams – What’s In A Name?

In this modern age we are constantly hit with the idea of brand loyalty. How will customers, or fans, be able to make that connection with a company or team without continuity in a name? While Green Bay has always been the Packers, not every team has always played under the name they have today. […]

29 Interesting Facts About Rams And USC Trojans Quarterback Pat Haden

Pat Haden has worn a number of hats in the world of football, including quarterback, broadcaster, and college athletic director. He was extremely successful at the college level and proved in the pros that he had the talent to play there as well. He played high school, college, and professional football all in Southern California […]

The Canadian Football Act Of 1974 And The Memphis Southmen

The World Football League came on the scene in 1974 with the hopes of becoming a big time competitor of the National Football League. The league made a big splash by signing a number of big name NFL stars away too. Though the league just lasted two seasons it is remembered fondly by those who […]

Rival Leagues Of The NFL

Rival Leagues of the NFL The National Football League is far and away the king when it comes to professional football. The popularity of the NFL has grown immensely in recent years, but it has been the main force in pro football since the 1920s. Every so often, a rival league will form to challenge […]

The 1975 Miami Dolphin Evacuation

In 1975, just three seasons removed from their perfect season, the Miami Dolphins lost three star players to the rival World Football League. The World Football League (WFL) started in 1974 and had experienced serious financial difficulties. Before the start of their second season, the Memphis Southmen of the WFL signed Dolphins players Larry Csonka, […]