On This Day

December 25, 1971 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • Longest NFL game (82m40s) as Dolphins beat Chiefs 27-24

Birthdays in Sport

  • Marlon Forbes, American football cornerback (Chicago Bears), born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Terry Vaughn, CFL receiver (Calgary Stampeders), born in Sumter, South Carolina