Bob Brown was the biggest offensive lineman in the league at 285 pounds. Most offensive lineman weighed in the 260 range.
The AFC played a more wide open game than the NFC.
Many outdoor teams played on Astroturf.
The entered the league and promptly lost their first 26 games. Two years after their first win they would play for the NFC championship. The Buccaneers and Seahawks joined the NFL in 1976.
The Miami Dolphins went 17-0 to post the only undefeated season in the history of the NFL.
The Rams played in Los Angeles, the Cardinals played in St. Louis, the Titans played in Houston as the Houston Oilers, the Baltimore Colts were years away from moving to Indianapolis, the Cleveland Browns weren't the Baltimore Ravens, the Oakland Raiders hadn't moved to L.A. and then back to Oakland. The Super Bowl was played in the afternoon. Players still wore one bar facemasks. Home games were blacked out. It wasn't until 1973 that home games were televised so that everyone in the home market could see the game. The lost 4 Super Bowls. Quarterback Bobby Douglass of the Chicago Bears set the single season quarterback rushing record with 968 yards in 1972. That same season he completed 37.9 percent of his passes and threw 5 TDs and 12 INTs. There was no overtime for tie games until 1974. Ironically enough, the first ever overtime game between the Steelers and Broncos ended in a tie. Many place kickers still used the straight ahead style instead of the soccer style. Monday Night Football began in 1970. 43 year old straight ahead place kicker and second string quarterback George Blanda had one of the greatest seasons in NFL history in 1970. Blanda retired at the age of 48 in 1975. In the 1970 and 1971 seasons, the hashmarks were located on the same area of the field as they are in college ball. Between 1970-1973, kickoffs were from the 40 yard line, the goal posts were located on the goal line, and missed field goals that went through the end zone were considered a touchback and the ball placed at the 20 yard for the upcoming offensive series. There was no 2 point conversion after touchdowns. Tom Dempsey kicked a 63 yard field goal. The World Football League was founded in 1975 and lured many players away from NFL teams. Joe Namath was the first quarterback to throw for over 4,000 yards in a single season.
what was life like in the 1970s.
Craziness, sex, drugs and pro football of the 1970s
soccer, football, basketball, baseball and hockey.
Once. The teams played four times in the 1970s with Alabama winning in 1972, 1973, and 1977 and Georgia winning in 1976.
University of Michigan, of course!
they had no stlye and they had sqeeky voices in songs, like duffy
Not sure I hav a 1970s sighned liverpool ball and would like to know th value.
Depends on whether you like football or basketball. I personally like basketball but I still like to play football.
Some animals like football like dog's like to catch it in their mouths.but necessarily no animals do not like football. Madison Watson
If you have cable, you need to watch "That 70's Show."
yes they do like football because they can eat it
Because they like football! Simple as that.
No, Iceland football is different from American football.
the coumputers in the 1970s were big and square
Awsome man it was so totally radical.
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In football, that was Jim Gregory who was a backup QB, playing behind James Harris and then Matt Reid, in the early 1970s.
Football for girls...Kinda like flag football
In the 1970s, a new house cost 234,00.00 In the 1970s, a new house cost 234,00.00 in the 1970s a house cost 234,00.00
No, dreamcatchers were not fads in the 1970s because they was used in the age of the Ancient Americas, not the 1970s.
the government during the 1970s was at rock bottom. the democracy was not stable. As percentage of independent countries, democracies reached their lowest point, weighing in at only 30%.
Because football and football relate to each other because football is like football because in football a ball you kick with your foot (football) is used in both football and football.
i dont know. does he even like football? you cant answer a question like so and so likes what football team if so and so doesnt like football. find out if he likes football first.
Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys are american football teams. Both of them plays in NFL, the National Football League. Most scoring between them was 45-21 for Cowboys in the 1970s.
Much like the remote controls of today.