Turnovers and Titles (1973 NFC Championship Game)

 In 1973, the Minnesota Vikings advanced to the NFC Championship Game, where they played the Dallas Cowboys at Texas Stadium. In big games, regardless of the era, the winning team usually does not make as many mistakes as their opponent. But what happens when they make a bunch of mistakes, and still manage to win. … Read more

What Was The Best Game In Football Video Game History?

The first video game ever was created by physicist, William Higinbotham, called Tennis For Two in 1958.  This game was played on an osciloscope and it somewhat resembled what we all relate to as one of the original “sports” video games out there, Pong. The evolution of video games has transformed tremendously over the years, … Read more

1967 Baltimore Colts: Best NFL Team Ever To Miss Playoffs?

Today, we’re going to talk about the 1967 Baltimore Colts, a team that won 11 games, lost only once, and tied twice, and believe it or not…they didn’t make the playoffs.  One could argue this team could have outpaced multiple Super Bowl winners during the era.  This article is also a podcast from the Football … Read more

Was Super Bowl 10 The Greatest Ever?

Hello, sports fans, and welcome to another edition of yesterday’s sports on the sports history network. Super Bowl 10, a match-up between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Dallas Cowboys, will go down in NFL history as one of the best Super Bowls ever. This may be considered a bold statement, considering this year we will … Read more