New York Giants, NFL, Chuck Noll discussed on Coast to Coast AM with George Noory


It's Andy West, and I'm here to take you on a journey back to this week in sports history, we'll start off in 1936, where the Baseball Hall of Fame elects its first members in Cooperstown, New York, Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson. This week in 1960. The NFL announces to new franchises in the Dallas Cowboys, who would start in 1960 in the Minnesota Vikings, who would start in 1961 This'll week in 1963, the first inductees into the pro Football Hall of Famer announced there. Sammy Baugh, Harold Red Grange, George Palace, Don Hutson and Jim Thorpe. This'll week in 1969, the Pittsburgh Steelers named Chuck Noll head coach. The 37 year old Noll is the youngest head coach in NFL history at the time. Jumping ahead this week in 1988, the Detroit Pistons draw, then NBA regular season record crowd of 61,983 fans to the Pontiac Silverdome for 1 25 1 I weight win over the Boston Celtics this week in 1991. The New York Giants survived the closest Super Bowl ever when Scott Norwood's 47 yard field goal attempt with eight seconds left in the game goes wide. The Giants win their second Super Bowl in five years 119 over the Buffalo Bills, and this week In 2017 at the Australian Open Women's tennis final. Serena Williams defeats her older sister Venus for her seventh Australian Open title and record 23rd Grand Slam events. Singles Victory on That's.

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