Phil – Pitt STEAGLES

This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to a time when Americans were just trying to survive on the home front while troops were fighting overseas against the Axis.  Supporting the war effort can take a toll on people, including owners of NFL teams.  League rosters were decimated.

The Cleveland Rams folded operations.  The Eagles and Steelers were close.  It took a marriage between 2 inter-state rivals for a season back in 1943 to help save the NFL from going extinct.  This team was unofficially called The Steagles.

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