Two HOF Spotlight
vs. Cincinnati at the new Paul Brown Stadium
With the opening
of Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati this weekend -- and the Cleveland Browns as
a fitting first guest for the Bengals -- profootballhof.com decided to take a
look back at a few of the key players and moments in the terrific Browns/Bengals
rivalry. Below are links to the week's complete programming.
Graham with Paul Brown
Weekly Poll: What
was the best Cleveland or Cincinnati team of all time? We've picked a few of our
favorites, including the 1950 NFL Champion Browns and Boomer Esiason's 1988 AFC
Champion Bengals, and asked our users that very question.
the opening of a new stadium, we also witness the closing of an old one:
Riverfront Stadium (currently named Cinergy Field). These were the most memorable
moments in that park's football past.
Innovator - Paul Brown: The
former Browns coach also helped build the Bengals to early prominence. Beyond
his Ohio ties, Mr. Brown made several lasting contributions to the sport.
- Anthony Muñoz: Few
thought this big tackle out of Southern California would become one of the most
prolific lineman ever after suffering three serious knee injuries in college.
Eleven Pro Bowls later, everyone believed.
completed the week by chatting with fans on nfl.com Friday afternoon.