On This Day

November 25, 1951 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 3rd NASCAR Sprint Cup: Herb Thomas wins
  • Cleveland Browns penalized a record 209 yards against Chicago Bears
  • Cleveland halfback Dub Jones ties the NFL record for most touchdowns in a game crossing for 6 in Browns 42-21 win v Chicago Bears at Cleveland Stadium

Birthdays in Sport

  • Bucky Dent, all star shortstop (Chicago White Sox, NY Yankees)
  • Johnny Rep, Dutch soccer player
1951 in Sport