Gale Sayers

Dec 12 2016

Gale Sayers may be the most electrifying runner in pro football history. Sayers played just 68 games over seven NFL … Continue reading “Gale Sayers”

Heisman Trophy

Dec 9 2016

The Heisman Trophy is the most famous individual trophy in all of sports. First awarded on this date in 1935, … Continue reading “Heisman Trophy”

Don Hutson

Dec 2 2016

Before there was Jerry Rice, before there were even pass patterns, there was Don Hutson. Don Hutson was to pass … Continue reading “Don Hutson”

Joe Foss

Nov 30 2016

Joe Foss was an American hero. Joseph Jacob Foss was a war hero, Air National Guard Brigadier General, 29th Governor … Continue reading “Joe Foss”

Bear Bryant

Nov 28 2016

Joe Namath said, “His nickname was Bear.  Now imagine a guy that can carry the nickname Bear.” At the time … Continue reading “Bear Bryant”

Thanksgiving Day Classic

Nov 24 2016

The Detroit Lions are nearly as much a part of Thanksgiving Day as the turkey itself. Tackle football on Thanksgiving … Continue reading “Thanksgiving Day Classic”