Category Archives: Colts

Grandpa Simpson’s Johnny Unitas Shout-out

Sports On TV: The Simpsons’ 20 Greatest Golden Age Sports Moments — Dailyfunlists.com Entering the room while Abe is engrossed in Super Bowl III, Mother Simpson has her heart set aflame by Joe Namath’s flowing locks. Abe, still clinging to … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Art Donovan: Football’s Fat Man

Football’s Fat Man A Gridiron Survivor Remembers the Glory Days of Tough Guys and Grudges By Art Donovan (People Magazine, 11/9/1987) “…The only thing I worried about was my weight. Coach Ewbank wanted me to play at 270, and it was … Continue reading

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The Demolition and Afterlife of Baltimore Memorial Stadium

By Keith Eggener (Places, 10/22/2012) An excerpt from the essay: “…Fan reaction to the threat of loss was intense and highly personal. Humanized in life, “the old gray lady” was likewise mourned in death, like a friend or family member … Continue reading

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