A you-are-there history of one of football's most successful and beloved teams Who is the greatest quarterback in Redskins history? Baugh? Jurgensen? Theismann? Rypien? However you answer that question, you'll find plenty of evidence to support your argument in Hail Victory. Based on sportswriter Thom Loverro's exclusive interviews with a host of the greatest players ever to wear the team jersey, this comprehensive history of the tradition-rich Washington Redskins puts you on the 50-yard line to witness all of the team's most memorable moments and meet its greatest players, and you'll hear what they have to say about the brightest and darkest moments from the Skins' past. You'll discover: * Sonny Jurgensen's last conversation with Vince Lombardi * Jeff Rutledge's account of qthe Greatest Comeback in Football Historyq * Joe Theismann's take on the tackle that ended his career * How George Allen assembled the qOver the Hill Gangq * Joe Jacoby's Hog's-eye view of all three Redskins Super Bowl victories * Gene Pepper's memories of playing with the legendary Sammy Baugh * And much more You'll also find color photos of outstanding players and coaches in action, including Lombardi, George Allen, Theismann, Jurgensen, Joe Gibbs, and many others. If you love the Skins, you must have Hail Victory!recognition right away by connecting to the Braves, Marshall came up with a name for his new football teamathe Boston Braves. ... its roster and finalizing a place to play: Members of the Braves professional football team arrived in Boston yesterday, ... former player with Buffalo in the APFA and a coach at the University of Pennsylvania, as his first coach, and the Globe ... Henry Hughes, Honolulu; Jim Musick, Southern California;Jack Roberts and Marion Dickens, University of Georgia;anbsp;...
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