Bobby Orr, Chicago Bears, Chicago Cardinals discussed on Vicki McKenna


Nine Chicago cardinals. Fullback Ernie never sets an NFL record for the most points scored in a single game with all forty in the cardinals forty to sixty route of the Chicago Bears. Never had a record six touchdowns and four extra points this week in one thousand nine thirty four the Detroit Lions would host their first Thanksgiving Day game tradition. That continues today. The Chicago Bears beat Detroit nineteen sixteen. This game was also the first NFL game to be broadcast nationally as NBC radio. Aired the game on ninety four stations across the country this week in one thousand nine hundred seventy five Bobby ORR places last game for the Boston Bruins. He missed the rest of the season due to a knee injury. In the next year. He signed with the Chicago Blackhawks and this week in twenty thirteen and one of the greatest finishes in college football history. And with one of the longest running rivalries in college football history. The iron bowl Alabama lines up for what they hoped would be the game winning fifty seven yard field goal from Adam Griffin. Chris. Davis catches the ball at the back of the end zone and runs at all the way back to send Auburn to the victory. Thirty four to twenty eight that's your iheartradio weekend sports time capsule. Now, a look back at this week in history this week in fifteen twenty after sailing through the dangerous straits below South America. The now bear his name Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan enters the Pacific Ocean. With three ships becoming the first European explorer to reach the Pacific from the Atlantic this week in nineteen fourteen the new York Stock Exchange reopened for bond trading. After nearly four months, the longest stoppage in the exchanges history. The outbreak of World War One in Europe. Forced the new York Stock Exchange has shut its doors on July thirty first nineteen fourteen after a large number of foreign investors began selling their holdings in hopes of raising money for the war effort, all of the world's financial markets followed suit and closed their doors by August. I this week in nine hundred forty the influential comedian and actor Richard Pryor who rose to fame in Hollywood. In the seventies and appeared in such hit films. A silver streak was born in Peoria, Illinois. According to his two thousand five of victory in the New York Times at the height of his career in the late seventies. Mr. prior proud, the stage, like a restless cat dispensing with critics regarded as the most poignant and penetrating comedic view of African American life ever afforded the American public and this week in two thousand four after winning seventy four straight games and more than two and a half million dollars a record for US. Game shows jeopardy contestant, Ken Jennings, loses Jennings. Extended winning streak gave the game show a huge ratings boost and turn the software engineer from Salt Lake City into a TV hero and household name. At least temporarily Barbara Walters named him one of the ten most fascinating people of the year. That's your.

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