Thanksgiving Day Classic

November 23, 2017 1

The Detroit Lions are nearly as much a part of Thanksgiving Day as the turkey itself. Tackle football on Thanksgiving Day was first played in…

Alex Karras

July 15, 2016 0

Alex Karras helped pave the way for football players like Micheal Strahan to go from the anonymity of the NFL trenches into American living rooms.…

Don Shula

September 22, 2015 0

Donald Francis Shula is the winningest head coach in the history of the National Football League. Shula was born on January 4, 1930 in Grand…

Barry Sanders

July 16, 2015 0

Barry Sanders in the most elusive runner in NFL history. Born in Wichita, Kansas on this date in 1968, he attended Wichita North High School…