Podcast History Lessons
(01/16/2018) Episode #23 -
(01/09/2018) Episode #22 - The 1968 Heidi game.
(01/02/2018) Episode #21 - The birth of instant replay in 1963.
(12/26/2017) Episode #20 - How President Teddy Roosevelt helped save football in 1905.
(12/19/2017) Episode #19 - The story behind the stadium lights at Eastern Michigan University.
(12/13/2017) Episode #18 - Who was Harlon Hill and why does he have a Division II college trophy named after him?
(12/05/2017) Episode #17 - Five players from the Service Academies who have won the Heisman Trophy.
(11/28/2017) Episode #16 - QB Dutch Clark scores every point in a 1931 NFL game.
(11/21/2017) Episode #15 - The origin of the football uniform.
(11/14/2017) Episode #14 - Which NFL team was the first to have a logo on its helmet?
(11/07/2017) Episode #13 - A Hollywood star is discovered at a CFL game.
(10/31/2017) Episode #12 - Magician Harry Houdini once escaped from a giant football.
(10/24/2017) Episode #11 - The 1942 Rose Bowl was almost cancelled.
(10/17/2017) Episode #10 - Joe Theismann almost wins a CFL Grey Cup in Canada.
(10/10/2017) Episode #9 - A photo of Y.A. Tittle helps Joe Baker get elected sheriff.
(10/03/2017) Episode #8 - A grieving mother saves football in Georgia.
(09/24/2017) Episode #7 - Lamar Hunt bamboozles the Dallas Cowboys into paying his team's move to Kansas City.
(09/18/2017) Episode #6 - John F. Kennedy helped determine the first pick in the 1961 NFL Draft.
(09/10/2017) Episode #5 - How did Harvard University determine the size of today's football field?
(09/03/2017) Episode #4 - Why is Jim Thorpe buried in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania?
(08/27/2017) Episode #3 - Jim Foster invents Arena Football.
(08/20/2017) Episode #2 - Jim Thorpe and Dwight D. Eisenhower meet on the football field in 1912.
(08/13/2017) Episode #1 - George Gipp of Notre Dame scores on a 63-yard dropkick during a freshman game in Kalamazoo, MI.