Just nine months after being selected in the first round of the newly merged NFL’s draft, California native and San Diego State quarterback Don Horn found himself suiting up for the Ice Bowl, the coldest football game in history. “Never have I been as cold as I was in the Ice Bowl,” he said. Still, [...]
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Did he or didn’t he?
When Gale Sayers died earlier this week, he left a legacy of elegance on and off the field. The Hall of Fame running back famously said "All I needed was 18 inches," to break open a run, and his impressive stats verify that statement. In an injury-plagued career, he put up compelling numbers -- 56 [...]
A Hall of Fame reunion
Thanks to the generosity and history-making success of the classiest professional sports organization we know, we're in the middle of a glorious, 10-day hobnob. The Packers invited Hall of Fame inductees, and members of the first Super Bowl team, to a reunion this week and, because that's the way they roll, they've included wives of [...]