NFL Teams

Events in Sport

  • 1929-07-28 Chicago Cardinals become 1st NFL team to train out of state (Mich)
  • 1940-11-17 Green Bay Packers become 1st NFL team to travel by plane
  • 1950-12-03 Cleveland Browns last NFL team with no-pass game (beat Philadelphia 13-7)
  • 1952-01-24 1st NFL team in Texas, Dallas Texans formerly NY Yanks
  • 1967-08-05 1st time an AFL team beats an NFL team, Broncos beats Detroit 13-7
  • 1972-12-16 Miami Dolphins become 1st undefeated NFL team (14-0-0)
  • 1990-11-26 Buffalo Bills become 6th 1st place NFL team to lose on same weekend

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1897-10-11 George Preston Marshall, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins)
  • 1901-01-27 Art Rooney, NFL team owner (Pittsburgh Steelers)
  • 1912-06-30 Dan Reeves, NFL team owner (Cleveland/LA Rams)
  • 1912-10-25 Jack Kent Cooke, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1929-07-04 Al Davis, American businessman and NFL team owner (Oakland Raiders), born in Brockton, Massachusetts (d. 2011)

American Football Coach and Executive Al Davis
American Football Coach and Executive
Al Davis