Asked in American Football HistoryNational Football League (NFL)
American Football History
National Football League (NFL)
What six teams moved between 1053 and 1960?
Asked in Major League Baseball (MLB)
What happened to the Washington Senators baseball team?
There were two Washington Senators baseball teams. The first Washington Senators existed between 1901 -1960 then moved to Minnesota and became the Twins. Another Washington Senators team was established in 1961 to replace the franchise that moved to Minnesota. This Washington Senators team moved to Texas, and in 1972 became the Texas Rangers.
What MLB team used to be named the Washington Senators?
There were two Washington Senators baseball teams. The first Washington Senators existed between 1901 -1960 then moved to Minnesota and became the Minnesota Twins. Another Washington Senators team was established in 1961 to replace the franchise that moved to Minnesota. This Washington Senators team moved to Texas, and in 1972 became the Texas Rangers.
Asked in College Football
Did Ole Miss play Alabama in 1960?
Asked in Baseball Memorabilia
Which baseball teams joined in the 1960?
There were no new teams joining the major leagues in 1960. In 1961, though, the Los Angeles Angels and the Washington Senators joined the American League expanding the AL to ten teams as the previous team in Washington moved to Minneapolis/St. Paul area to become the Minnesota Twins. In 1962, the National Leaue followed suit by adding expansion teams in Houston and New York (the Mets). It remained that way until 1966, when the Milwaukee Braves moved to Atlanta. Then in 1968, the AL's Kansas City team move to Oakland. In 1969, both leagues expanded again with the AL adding teams in Kansas City and Seattle, and the NL adding teams in Montreal and San Diego.
When did the Cardinals football team move to St. Louis?
Asked in Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles
In 1960 the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team moved from what state In 1979 the Utah Jazz moved from what state think famous city?
Asked in Baseball History
What baseball teams played at seals stadium?
The San Francisco Seals and San Francisco Missions of the Pacific Coast League played in Seals Stadium, the Seals between 1931-1957 and the Missions between 1931-1937. When the MLB Giants moved from New York to San Francisco in 1958, they played there while waiting for Candlestick Park to be built. The Giants moved from Seals to Candlestick in 1960. Seals Stadium was destroyed in late 1959.
What NFL teams have been in Texas?
The following teams have represented the state of Texas in the NFL: Dallas Texans - 1952 Dallas Cowboys - 1960-present Houston Oilers - 1970-1996 *** Houston Texans - 2002-present *** The Houston Oilers played in the American Football League between 1960-1969 and joined the NFL in 1970 under the AFL-NFL merger. The Kansas City Chiefs began play in the American Football League in 1960 as the Dallas Texans and played in Dallas between 1960-1962.
Asked in Football - American, Tennessee
Why are the Tennessee Titans in Houston oilers uniforms?
Asked in American Football History
How Many NFL teams have switched cities?
As of the 2008 season: 1) Arizona Cardinals started in 1920 as the Chicago Cardinals, moved to St Louis in 1960 and to Arizona in 1988. 2) Baltimore Ravens started in 1950 as the Cleveland Browns and moved to Baltimore in 1997. 3) Chicago Bears started as the Decatur Staleys in 1920 and moved to Chicago in 1921. 4) Detroit Lions started in 1930 as the Portsmouth Spartans and moved to Detroit in 1934. 5) Indianapolis Colts started as the Baltimore Colts in 1953 and moved to Indianapolis in 1984. 6) Kansas City Chiefs started in 1960 as the Dallas Texans and moved to Kansas City in 1963. 7) Oakland Raiders started in 1960 as the Oakland Raiders, moved to Los Angeles in 1982 and back to Oakland in 1995. 8) St. Louis Rams started in 1937 as the Cleveland Rams, moved to Los Angeles in 1946 and to St. Louis in 1995. 9) San Diego Chargers started as the Los Angeles Chargers in 1960 and moved to San Diego in 1961. 10) Tennessee Titans started as the Houston Oilers in 1960 and moved to Tennessee in 1997. 11) Washington Redskins started as the Boston Braves in 1932 and moved to Washington in 1937.
Asked in Football - American, Dallas Cowboys
Did the Dallas Cowboys already have a team before they became known as the Cowboys?
No. The Cowboys were an expansion team that entered the NFL in 1960. They have always been known as the Cowboys. There have been other professional teams that have played in Dallas. A team called the Dallas Texans played in the NFL in 1952. That team moved to Baltimore the following season and became the Baltimore Colts, who now are the Indianapolis Colts. There also was an team in the American Football League between 1960-1962. That team moved to Kansas City in 1963 and became the Chiefs.
How many MLB teams in 1960?
Asked in Baseball, Baseball History
How many home runs were hit during the 1960's decade in the Major Leagues?
26,169 - 12,272 in the National League and 13,897 in the American League: 1969 - 1470 in the NL and 1649 in the AL. 1968 - 891 in the NL and 1104 in the AL. 1967 - 1102 in the NL and 1197 in the AL. 1966 - 1378 in the NL and 1365 in the AL. 1965 - 1318 in the NL and 1370 in the AL. 1964 - 1211 in the NL and 1551 in the AL. 1963 - 1215 in the NL and 1489 in the AL. 1962 - 1449 in the NL and 1552 in the AL. 1961 - 1196 in the NL and 1534 in the AL. 1960 - 1042 in the NL and 1086 in the AL. The NL had 8 teams between 1960-1961, 10 teams between 1962-1968, and 12 teams in 1969. The AL had 8 teams in 1960, 10 teams between 1961-1968, and 12 teams in 1969. MLB lowered the height of the pitching rubber from 15 inches to 10 inches in 1969 due to the stark decline in home runs in 1967-1968 and the addition of four new expansion teams.
What year did the Tennessee titians join the nfl?
The Titans began as the Houston Oilers in the American Football League in 1960. The Oilers and all teams in the American Football League merged with the teams in the National Football League in 1970. The Oilers then moved to Tennessee in 1997 and were called the Tennessee Oilers. In 1999, the name was changed from Oilers to Titans.
Asked in Los Angeles Lakers
In 1960 the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team moved from what state In 1979 the Utah Jazz moved from what state In 1997 the Houston Oilers moved to what new city and changed their name to what?
Asked in Dallas Cowboys
Were the Dallas Cowboys ever in the AFC?
No. The Dallas Cowboys were a National Football League expansion team when they began playing in 1960. When the merger between the NFL and the rival American Football League went into effect in 1970, there were 16 NFL teams and 10 AFL teams. To create balance, three longtime NFL ballclubs -- the Baltimore Colts, the Cleveland Browns and the Pittsburgh Steelers -- moved over to the new American Football Conference. The Cowboys became a part of the new National Football Conference, comprised of the remaining NFL teams.
Asked in Football - Australian Rules
Who won A F L grand final matches in period between 1960 to 1970?
What was the first NFL team that was discovered or established?
The NFL was established in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association consisting of 14 teams, one of them the Racine Cardinals, who were founded in 1901. After the 1920 season, they were re-named the Chicago Cardinals. The league changed its name to the National Football League in 1922. In 1960, the team moved to St. Louis, and in 1994 they again moved, this time to Arizona. Of today's existing NFL teams, the Arizona Cardinals are the oldest franchise.
Asked in Baseball, Minnesota Twins
What team and location did the Minnesota Twins come from?
The original Washington Senators baseball team existed between 1901 -1960 then moved to Minnesota and became the Twins. Another Washington Senators team was established in 1961 to replace the franchise that moved to Minnesota. This Washington Senators team moved to Texas, and in 1972 became the Texas Rangers.