Listen: National Football League, Chicago Bears And Redskins discussed on The Weekend with Joe Pags
"Weekend sports time capsule. What's going on sports fans at sandy west? And I'm here to take you on a journey back to this week in sports history. Let's start back in nineteen twenty five where a record seventy three thousand people pay to watch the Chicago Bears beat the New York Giants nineteen seven this week in one thousand nine thirty seven. The Boston Red Sox acquire the contract of a nineteen year old kid named Ted Williams this week in one thousand nine hundred forty in the National Football League championship game at Griffiths stadium in Washington DC. The Chicago Bears beat the Redskins seventy three to nothing in the most one-sided victory in NFL history. The game was also broadcast on radio the first NFL title game broadcast nationwide. This week in nineteen seventy four the NFL Seattle Seahawks form they would play their first season in nineteen seventy six were they'd only win two games this week in nineteen seventy eight free agent. Pete Rose signs a four year thirty two million dollar contract. With the Phillies becoming the highest paid player in baseball this week in one thousand nine hundred seven flyers Ron Hextall becomes the first goalie to actually score goal in a game in this week in two thousand seven the seventy third Heisman Trophy goes to Florida quarterback. Tim tebow Tim is currently a football analysts on ESPN and plays. Minor league baseball. That's your iheartradio weekend. Sports time capsule. Women around the world put everyone else first.."