Bert Bell was the founder and owner of the Philadelphia Eagles, then he was part-owner of the Pittsburgh Steelers, finally culminating his career as the “First Great Commissioner” of the NFL. This culminated in his enshrinement to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
This episode is one of the many of The Football History Dude podcast. You can head here to learn more about the show.
You can also listen to the interview with Bert Bell’s son, Upton Bell. He shares many stories of his father and his own experiences in the league and the WFL.