Honor the Heroes of the Game, Preserve Its History, Promote Its Values & Celebrate Excellence Everywhere
"Hey man, I got it made. I’ve got no worries, no problems. All I have to do is go out every day and play football. How could anyone complain about that?”
(Oregon)...6'3'', 204...Daniel Francis Fouts ... Third-round draft pick, 1973 ... Played major role in transforming Chargers from also-ran to three-time AFC West champions ... Third player ever to pass for more than 40,000 yards ... Career stats: 43,040 yards, 254 touchdowns passing; 476 yards, 13 TDs rushing ... Six-time Pro Bowler, three-time All-Pro ... NFL Most Valuable Player, 1982 ... AFC Player of Year, 1979, 1982 ... Born June 10, 1951, in San Francisco, California.
The @Browns were part of pro football’s reintegration that occurred in 1946. Then, a member of the upstart All-Amer… https://t.co/MeiIQnSb15
Posted on 15 Jan
A historic timeline of African-American athletes that broke the race barrier and set milestones in Pro Football. https://t.co/lPLJnoTquo