1944 Card-Pitts: The Worst NFL Team Ever?

There have been many poor-performing teams in NFL history.  But the near-impossible question to ask is what is the worst NFL team ever?  Some may look to the 2008 Detroit Lions as a prime example of the worst team in NFL history. This is an obvious comparison because the team was the first to go … Read more

Matthew Algeo Interview – Last Team Standing – STEAGLES (Part 2)

This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to December 26, 1943, and we are at Wrigley Field to watch the 1943 NFL Championship game between the Washington Redskins and the Chicago Bears.  We learned a little about this game back in the episode about Bronko Nagurski.   The reason this moment is … Read more

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 … Read more

John “Blood” McNally – The Vagabond Halfback (Packers / Steelers)

John “Blood” McNally was a crazy player on and off the field, but no matter he had a great career with mostly the Packers and Steelers.  He was also part of the inaugural Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 1963. You can learn more about the 1963 Class and more gridiron history information from The … Read more

Bert Bell – Philadelphia Eagles and Pittsburgh Steelers (Owner)

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 … Read more