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, American businessman and NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), born in Grafton, West Virginia (d.
  • 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, Canadian entrepreneur, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), born in Hamilton, Canada (d. 1997)

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

Deaths in Sport

  • 1997-04-06 Jack Kent Cooke, Canadian entrepreneur, NFL team owner (Washington Redskins), dies at 84