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On this day in 1939, NBC presented the first televised professional football game, a match-up between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Brooklyn Dodgers. The game took place at the Dodgers’ home...

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On this day in 1970, ABC introduced Monday Night Football, broadcasting a match-up between the New York Jets and the Cleveland Browns. (Cleveland won, 31-21.)  Keith Jackson, Don Meredith and Howard...

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Its that time of year again! Football season is upon us. Well, almost. The NFL officially kicks into high gear this Sunday, Sept. 13, and while you may not be at the stadium cheering on your favorite...

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ESPN is hoping that one of the architects of rock n’ roll can bring some new energy to their “Monday Night Football” show with fewer fans in the stands this year. The new season starting Monday...

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On this day in 1980, Howard Cosell announced the tragic death of musician John Lennon on Monday Night Football.  The report, which took place during a game between the Miami Dolphins and the New...

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On this day in 1939, NBC presented the first televised professional football game, a match-up between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Brooklyn Dodgers. The game took place at the Dodgers’ home...

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On this day in 1970, ABC introduced Monday Night Football, broadcasting a match-up between the New York Jets and the Cleveland Browns. (Cleveland won, 31-21.)  Keith Jackson, Don Meredith and Howard...