This Date in Football: NFL Films Lands on Spaceship Earth
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This Date in Football: NFL Films Lands on Spaceship Earth

What’s the longest-running, most widely-seen show in NFL Films history?

There’s a good chance it’s “Anatomy of a Championship” – the 1964 NFL Championship Game film.

30 years ago today, EPCOT opened at Walt Disney … MORE ►

Happy Birthday to former Baltimore Colt, Tom Matte
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Happy Birthday to former Baltimore Colt, Tom Matte

In the Infamous Sporting Goods Hall of Fame — somewhere alongside George Brett’s Pine Tarred Louisville Slugger, George Mikan’s Seminal Rec-Specs, and Craig MacTavish’s Invisible Helmet — Tom Matte’s Cheat Sheet Wristband is … MORE ►

Happy Birthday, Art Donovan
TCIPF Staff

Happy Birthday, Art Donovan

Art Donovan is a Pro Football Hall of Famer, but most younger fans have likely never heard of the Colts legend.  As the grandson of a former middleweight champion, and son of a renowned … MORE ►

This Day in Football: This One’s for Johnny U!
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This Day in Football: This One’s for Johnny U!

Seventy-nine years ago today John Constantine Unitas was born in Pittsburgh, PA.  After playing college football at Louisville, Johnny U was selected by his hometown Steelers in the 9th round of the 1955 NFL … MORE ►

This Day in Football: January 17
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This Day in Football: January 17

On this day in 1971, Super Bowl V, or the “Blunder Bowl” was played. The game featured 11 combined turnovers, including seven by the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Colts.

The Colts defeated the Dallas Cowboys, … MORE ►

This Day in Football: December 28
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This Day in Football: December 28

On this day in 1958, the Colts defeated the Giants, 23-17, to win the NFL Championship in what has been dubbed “The Greatest Game Ever Played”.

It was the first postseason game to go into … MORE ►

Pigskin and Horsefeathers
Paul Camarata

Pigskin and Horsefeathers

On Monday, a horse racing stable in California named one of its fillies Tebowing.  This comes as little surprise, considering in 2000 the same ownership group saddled up a Breeders Cup Mile winner named … MORE ►

Films Encore: 1983 Baltimore Colts vs. Houston Oilers
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Films Encore: 1983 Baltimore Colts vs. Houston Oilers

Once upon a time, Baltimore hosted Houston without a Raven nor Texan in sight.  On December 12, 1983, in the final Baltimore Colts game ever played, Luv Ya’ Blue visited the World’s Largest Outdoor Insane … MORE ►