Category Archives: NFL Films

Ian Ward: NFL Films NFL 1983: The Story of The 1983 NFL Season

Source: Ian Ward: NFL Films NFL 1983: The Story of The 1983 NFL Season I believe the story of 1983 when it comes to the NFL is the explosion of the passing age and revolution in the NFL. The NFL … Continue reading

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Ian Ward: Video: NFL Films Era of Excellence the 1980s

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The 1980s National Football League was an era of cookie-cutter stadiums, concrete hard Astroturf fields, dome stadiums especially for teams who played in cold weather cities, like Minneapolis. … Continue reading

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Barry Peraino: Video: Full Color Football: The New Frontier: The Story of the American Football League

. This post was originally posted at FreeStateExtra on Blogger By the late 1950s the National Football League had just survived the Korean War as far as losing players to that war, World War II losing players to that war, … Continue reading

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Old Football Historian: Video: ESPN Films 30 For 30: Elway to Marino, the Story of the 1983 NFL Draft

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The 1983 NFL Draft is famous for several reasons, but a big one is the fact that it produced three Hall of Fame quarterbacks. The most important position in … Continue reading

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ESPN Films: Video: The Legend of Jimmy the Greek

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Jimmy the Greek reminds me of Richard Nixon at least in one sense and he reminds me of Richard Nixon’s great quote at his White House farewell address in … Continue reading

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ESPN: Video: SportsCentury: Greatest Head Coaches, Vince Lombardi

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeState 1975 on Blogger, November, 2011 On this Thanksgiving and by the way Happy Thanksgiving to everyone out there, I thought it would be a great time to blog about Vince Lombardi, the … Continue reading

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ESPN Films: Small Potatoes- Who Killed The USFL

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I could just write that Donald Trump by himself killed the old United States Football League that only lasted for three seasons from 1983-85 and I’m actually old enough to remember … Continue reading

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