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 the 1960s the Most Important Decade for Pro Football?

The 1960s were a tumultuous period in U.S. history and Pro Football was not immune to the decade’s upturn of tradition. As war in Southeast Asia, civil unrest at home and political assassinations rocked the nation, professional football struggled to attract fans. While some players fought for civil rights and others fought overseas, the ideological … Read more

First AFC Championship Game

AFC Championship Game History : The First Rodeo Pro football experienced a merger in 1970, when the old American Football League joined the old National Football League to form the new NFL.  The very first AFC Title Game featured an old NFL team, the Baltimore Colts, going up against an old AFL team, the Oakland … Read more