This Day in Football: February 8
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This Day in Football: February 8

On this day in 2000, Hall-of-Famer and former Chiefs linebacker Derrick Thomas died from injuries sustained in a car accident. Thomas was one of the premiere pass-rushers in the history of the NFL, and was … MORE ►

This Day in Football: December 29
Green Bay Packers, Tales from the Vault, TCIPF Staff, This Day in NFL History

This Day in Football: December 29

Green Bay legend Ray Nitschke was born on this day in 1936. He was a Packer through-and-through, playing middle linebacker for the team his entire career.

Nitschke anchored the Green Bay defense that won five … MORE ►