Posts Tagged ‘football’

Ernie Nevers – (Fullback) Duluth Eskimos / Chicago Cardinals

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the life and career of Ernie Nevers, a Hall of Fame fullback for the Duluth Eskimos and Chicago Cardinals.  Nevers’ career was short, but he made the most out of his 5 seasons in the NFL.  He still holds the record…

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Paul Allen – Seattle Seahawks Owner

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the life and career of Paul Allen, the late owner of the Seattle Seahawks.  Allen was the co-founder of Microsoft, and was also considered to be the savoir of the Seahawks, keeping the team from moving to California.  So strap on…

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Alex Spanos – San Diego Chargers Owner

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the life and career of Alex Spanos, the late owner of the San Diego Chargers.  Spanos lived a true-life rags-to-billionaire story, culminating in the purchase of the Chargers.  So strap on your seat belt, and let’s get ready to take this…

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Mel Hein – “Old Indestructible” from the New York Giants

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the life and career of Mel Hein, a Hall of Fame center and linebacker for the New York Giants.  Hein was known as “Old Indestructible” for never missing a game in his 15 year career.  So strap on your seat belt,…

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Earl (Dutch) Clark – The Detroit Lions’ First Gridiron Great

Tweet This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the life and career of Earl “Dutch” Clark.  He played for the Portsmouth Spartans and the Detroit Lions.  Dutch was considered Detroit’s first gridiron great.  So strap on your seat belt, and let’s get ready to take this baby up to…

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