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Guardian Unlimited
Leicester's impossible dream: why US sports suffers for a real-life parallelover cynicism and cash. A better US parallel might be the 1968 New York Jets,
Leicester's impossible dream: why US sports suffers for a real-life parallel
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 minutes ago
over cynicism and cash. A better US parallel might be the 1968 New York Jets, whose victory in Super Bowl III affirmed the American Football League as an NFL peer. Or the 1969 “Miracle” New York Mets, who went from national punch line to the first... Read more
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CBS Sports
Happy 50th draft, and let the QB debate rage onto the 2016 NFL Draft. You've come a long way in 50 years. We remember that 19
Happy 50th draft, and let the QB debate rage on
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
to the 2016 NFL Draft. You've come a long way in 50 years. We remember that 1967 draft, which first included the upstart American Football League. There were no combines, no public fervor with mock drafts or 24-hour news coverage. The evolution... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Round-Round Look at Alabama's Best NFL Draft Picks of All Timeselected in that initial draft were on NFL rosters that season. Four more signe
Round-Round Look at Alabama's Best NFL Draft Picks of All Time
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
selected in that initial draft were on NFL rosters that season. Four more signed the following year and three opted for the American Football League. Because the substitution rules were different, and players had to play both offense and defense,... Read more
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NFL.com
Former New York Jets star Winston Hill dies at 74Hill established himself as one of the premiere offensive linemen in the Americ
Former New York Jets star Winston Hill dies at 74
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
Hill established himself as one of the premiere offensive linemen in the American Football League and with the NFL during the latter part of his career. He was a four-time AFL All-Star (1964, '67-'69) and a four-time NFL Pro Bowl selection ('70-'73).... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Triple play? Historic night ahead if three Rebels are takenHindman was drafted by San Francisco, and running back Mike Dennis was drafted
Triple play? Historic night ahead if three Rebels are taken
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Hindman was drafted by San Francisco, and running back Mike Dennis was drafted by Buffalo which was then a member of the American Football League (AFL). Only in 2009 have two Ole Miss players been selected in the NFL’s first round. Offensive... Read more
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dna
No equal opportunities for everyone to become Dhonis or Kohlisthis practice can be continued in India. But what Sibal forgot to tell the spe
No equal opportunities for everyone to become Dhonis or Kohlis
dna / Posted 7 days ago
this practice can be continued in India. But what Sibal forgot to tell the special bench was that NFL is a professional American football league and not like the BCCI which is picking Team India. In simple words, Indian Premier League (IPL)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Antimarino to enter Minor Pro Football Hall of Fameafter stepping down from the helm of the Gators, he agreed to head to England t
Antimarino to enter Minor Pro Football Hall of Fame
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
after stepping down from the helm of the Gators, he agreed to head to England to coach the Walsall Titans in an English American football league. Antimarino spent five years coaching in England before returning to America and a job as an... Read more
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Deseret News
Flores impressed with his visitCITY — It’s been awhile since four-time Super Bowl champion Tom Flores had been
Flores impressed with his visit
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
CITY — It’s been awhile since four-time Super Bowl champion Tom Flores had been in Utah. By his own recollection, it was an American Football League exhibition game between the Denver Broncos and Oakland Raiders on Aug. 14, 1965. Flores, a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
The 2016 Pascagoula Athletic Hall of Fame Class has been releasedState from 1966-1968; selected All-SWAC in 1967 & 1968; in 1969 joined the Kans
The 2016 Pascagoula Athletic Hall of Fame Class has been released
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
State from 1966-1968; selected All-SWAC in 1967 & 1968; in 1969 joined the Kansas City Chiefs of the NFL and won the American Football League Defensive Rookie of the Year Award; helped lead the Chiefs to the NFL Championship with a Super Bowl... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
The 2016 Pascagoula Athletic Hall of Fame Class has been releasedState from 1966-1968; selected All-SWAC in 1967 & 1968; in 1969 joined the Kans
The 2016 Pascagoula Athletic Hall of Fame Class has been released
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
State from 1966-1968; selected All-SWAC in 1967 & 1968; in 1969 joined the Kansas City Chiefs of the NFL and won the American Football League Defensive Rookie of the Year Award; helped lead the Chiefs to the NFL Championship with a Super Bowl... Read more
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Adelaide Now
156kg monster towers over WWE classVikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new clas
156kg monster towers over WWE class
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 days ago
Vikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new class. Aiyegbusi played football in the Polish American Football League and later the German Football League but was still a very raw talent, but at 156kg and 2.05m would... Read more
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The Courier Mail
156kg monster towers over WWE’s new classVikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new clas
156kg monster towers over WWE’s new class
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Vikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new class. Aiyegbusi played football in the Polish American Football League and later the German Football League but was still a very raw talent, but at 156kg and 2.05m would... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
156kg monster towers over WWE’s new classVikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new clas
156kg monster towers over WWE’s new class
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
Vikings after an impressive workout.Babatunde in the back row of WWE’s new class. Aiyegbusi played football in the Polish American Football League and later the German Football League but was still a very raw talent, but at 156kg and 2.05m would... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Coal Grove H.S. to honor all-time great Jerry Fieldsto make the cut with the Giants, Fields was signed by the New York Titans — now
Coal Grove H.S. to honor all-time great Jerry Fields
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
to make the cut with the Giants, Fields was signed by the New York Titans — now the Jets — and played from 1961-62 in the American Football League. After the Titans, Fields signed with the Montreal Allouettes of the Canadian Football League in... Read more
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Island Packet
Jon Morris is Monday’s featured speaker at Athletic Club of the LowcountryChurch in Bluffton. Morris played 11 seasons for the Patriots, starting in 196
Jon Morris is Monday’s featured speaker at Athletic Club of the Lowcountry
Island Packet / Posted 23 days ago
Church in Bluffton. Morris played 11 seasons for the Patriots, starting in 1964 when they were still part of the old American Football League. He was named to six AFL All-Star games, along with the 1970 Pro Bowl after the merger. He... Read more
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Denver Post
Paige: John Elway leads formulation of Broncos' strategy before NFL draftinto Mile High Stadium, and he would own the minor-league baseball team. And he
Paige: John Elway leads formulation of Broncos' strategy before NFL draft
Denver Post / Posted 29 days ago
into Mile High Stadium, and he would own the minor-league baseball team. And he became the original owner of the city's American Football League franchise. On Nov. 22, 1959, the AFL held its first draft, and players were not listed by rounds,... Read more

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