Tag Archives: United States Football League

USFL Forever: Video: ESPN: USFL 1985-Week 3-Baltimore Stars @ Memphis Showboats: Full Game

. I just looked it up and the Baltimore Stars were 10-7-1 in 1985 and yet they won the USFL Championship that season. Not exactly a great record for a championship team. That would be like a 9-7 record in … Continue reading

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USFL Forever: Video: ABC Sports: USFL 1983-Week 1-Chicago Blitz @ Washington Federals Full Game: The Washington Federals, a Capital Mistake

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal on Blogger The old United States Football League even though they had a good product as far as their quality of talent and coaching with a lot of those people … Continue reading

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ESPN U: Video: SEC Storied: The Life of Herschel Walker

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Imagine being a defender in football and having to try to tackle a man whose 6’1 225 pounds of muscle, probably bench presses four hundred pounds, with track … Continue reading

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ESPN: 30 For 30- Marcus Dupree: ‘The Best That Never Was’

Source:The New Democrat “Philadelphia, Mississippi, was the site of the most notorious crime of the Civil Rights Era: the murder of Chaney, Goodman and Schwerner, three young men who had come to Philadelphia in 1964 to investigate a church burning. … Continue reading

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Leonardo Nascrimento: Video: ESPN 30 for 30, The Band That Wouldn’t Die: How NFL Football Came Back to Baltimore

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStatesPlus on Blogger, May, 2012 If you look back at the Baltimore Colts, their last few seasons, especially in the early 1980s, up until 1984, when they relocated to Indianapolis, it was very … 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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USFL Forever: Video: The Best of the USFL: Three Years in the Life and Times of the USFL

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger I hope the new USFL whenever it starts has learned from the old USFL as far as the mistakes that the old league made. Like having clubs in established … Continue reading

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USFL Forever: Video: ABC Sports: USFL 1984: Western Conference Final: Los Angeles Express @ Phoenix Wranglers: Full Game

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The problems with the United States Football League had nothing to do with lack of talent either with player personal or coaching. The Los Angeles Express QB was Steve … Continue reading

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The USFL History: Video: The United States Football League Come Back

This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStateNowPlus on Blogger  I have already written a blog about why the United Sates Football League failed in the mid 1980s and how it could’ve succeeded. So I’m not going to focus too … Continue reading

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USFL Forever: ESPN: USFL 1984: Jim Simpson Interviews Carl Peterson

The USFL was already in trouble by 1984 financially with most if not all of their clubs losing money. And this really didn’t have anything to do with fan support. The fans were there for this league to still be … Continue reading

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