Archive for March 7th, 2012

This Day in Football: Troy Aikman Waived
Dallas Cowboys, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History

This Day in Football: Troy Aikman Waived

On this date in 2001 – eleven years to the day that Peyton Manning was released by the Indianapolis Colts — Troy Aikman was waived by the Dallas Cowboys.

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Films Encore: Favre Lands with the Jets
Films Encore, Green Bay Packers, New York Jets, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff

Films Encore: Favre Lands with the Jets

The final segment of our team-switching QB trilogy features Brett Favre, who was traded to the Jets in 2008 after 16 seasons with the Packers.  Here, we revisit the start of his New York career … MORE ►

Films Encore: Joe Goes from Broadway to LA
Films Encore, New York Jets, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff

Films Encore: Joe Goes from Broadway to LA

For our second look back at a great quarterback who changed teams late in his career we give you Joe Namath, who spent 12 years with the Jets then one season with the Los Angeles … MORE ►

Hands to the Face: Manning Bids Indy Adieu
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Hands to the Face: Manning Bids Indy Adieu

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Films Encore: Chief Montanta
Films Encore, Kansas City Chiefs, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff

Films Encore: Chief Montanta

With the Colts’ release of Peyton Manning today, we’re looking back at other iconic quarterbacks who made a late career jersey change.  First up is Joe Montana, who after 14 seasons in San Francisco was … MORE ►