Issue for Immediate Download in the Members
An update on membership count for the PFRA, numbers
on the official PFRA Twitter feed and a recap of a local
chapter meeting in Southern California from PFRA Secretary
Oswego Shakespeares and the Disputed 1915 Title
by Doug Bigelow. A recounting of the 1915 season for
the pro team from Oswego, New York and its claim to
the title over the Fulton Nondescripts for the league
located in northern and central part of the state.
Buys Cardinals, Moves Team to Dallas by Mark
Speck. An amusing “what-if” story tracing the possible
implications if the NFL had allowed Lamar Hunt to purchase
the Chicago Cardinals franchise before he started the
Malcom Glazer by Denis Crawford, illustrated
by Jared Kraus. A short tribute to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
owner who passed away last May.
Player Deaths. A list of the pro football players
who died last year, including information on the team(s)
they played for, the date and location of their death
(if known) and their age when they passed away.
(Back) the Percentages: Part Two by Mark L.
Ford. The second part of an entertaining look at teams'
win-loss records by season (or winning percentages)
covers the teams under .500 and contains, not surprisingly
nearly every defunct franchise in the NFL. Losers? Definitely.
Lovable? Well, you be the judge.
Hall of Very Good
Class of 2014
Brown, Nolan Cromwell, Larry Grantham, Charlie Hennigan,
Harlon Hill, Winston Hill, George Kunz and Ken Stabler.