Dropping Back In NFL History: Lone Star And The Redskins

Dropping Back In NFL History: Lone Star And The Redskins

Lone Star Dietz is tied to the Washington Redskins name controversy but the life of Washington State’s only Rose Bowl winning coach deserves more attention.

 

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Dropping Back In NFL History: The Promoters

Dropping Back In NFL History: The Promoters

Profiles of two personalities, George Preston Marshall and John Facenda, that each in their own way left their distinctive marks on the NFL.

 

Dropping Back In NFL History: Joe Carr, League Leader

Dropping Back In NFL History: Joe Carr, League Leader

A profile of two men: one who made a major contribution to the success of the new NFL and another who had his number retired without ever playing a down for the Cleveland Browns.

 

Dropping Back: This Week in Pro Football History; Feb 13 – 19

Dropping Back: This Week in Pro Football History; Feb 13 – 19

On February 13, 1937 the Redskins bolt Boston for a new home, the patriarch of the Ryan clan has a birthday this week along with a quarterback who is currently one of the biggest Hall of Fame snubs in NFL history.