Issue for Immediate Download in the Members
A special message from the PFRAís president on the
results from the December 5 board of directors meeting
and, from the vice-president, and an update on our membership
numbers, including a map showing the PFRA's presence
in 36 states and Canada.
a Gamble: Drafting Quarterbacks in Round One
by Jared Kraus. From Terry Bradshaw to Teddy Bridgewater,
a 45-year look at the risks inherent with picking pass
throwers in the first round of the NFL Draft and the
hidden gems such as Tom Brady found in later rounds.
First NFL Championship: Portsmouth vs. Brooklyn? by
Joshua M. Anderson. The final standings for 1933 don't
tell the full story of the first title game. With three
weeks left to play in the regular season, the Spartans
(at .750) and Dodgers (at .800) both led their divisions,
ahead of the Bears (.714) and the Giants (.700), respectively.
The streaks that followed made all the difference and
made NFL history.
Bowl I... and Only by Mark Speck. (Coffin Corner
Classic). The first in a new series of articles looking
back at Coffin Corner history, where a relevant article
from the publicationís last century gets a new look
for this century. In this case, itís the story of the
one and only championship game for the World Football
League, played 40 years ago in Birmingham, Alabama.
Hall of Very Good
Class of 2014
Brown, Nolan Cromwell, Larry Grantham, Charlie Hennigan,
Harlon Hill, Winston Hill, George Kunz and Ken Stabler.