TITLE

JANUARY 28, 1960

AUTHOR(S)
Stone, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 1984
SOURCE
Book of Texas Days;1984, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book
ABSTRACT
The article provides historical facts related to the National Football League (NFL) franchise in Dallas, Texas. When the NFL decided to expand in an effort to blunt the new American Football League, Dallas was chosen as a Southern battleground. Dallas already had Lamar Hunt's Texans, and on January 28, 1960, at the league meetings in Florida, the NFL awarded a franchise to Clint Murchison Jr. and Bedford Wynne.
ACCESSION #
21474546

 

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