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November 13, 1875- First college football game with uniforms

November 13, 1875- First college football game with uniforms

November 13, 2018

On this day in 1875, Harvard and Yale played the first college football games with uniforms. This was a big moment for college football as it started a...

November 12, 1944- Al Michaels is born

November 12, 1944- Al Michaels is born

By: Zachary Kaye, Fall Reporter

November 13, 2018

On this day in 1944, sportscaster Al Michaels was born in Brooklyn, New York. Michaels is one of the most famous voices in all of sports and has been working...

November 2, 2016- Cubs first World Series in 108 years

November 2, 2016- Cubs first World Series in 108 years

November 2, 2018

On this day in 2016, the Chicago Cubs were able to win their first World Series in 108 years. Many thought that this organization had a curse on it. They...

November 1, 2017- Houston Astros win first World Series ever

November 1, 2017- Houston Astros win first World Series ever

November 1, 2018

On this day in 2017, the Houston Astros were able to win their first ever World Series. They beat the LA Dodgers 5-1 in game seven, and won the series...

October 31, 1988- First Monday night football game in Indianapolis

October 31, 1988- First Monday night football game in Indianapolis

October 31, 2018

On this day in 1988, the first Monday Night NFL game in Indianapolis took place. The game was between the Indianapolis Colts and the Denver Broncos. The...

October 30, 1954- First use of 24 second shot clock in basketball

October 30, 1954- First use of 24 second shot clock in basketball

October 30, 2018

On this day in 1954, the 24 second shot clock made its debut in pro basketball. The shot clock means that no team can hold the ball for longer than 24...

October 29, 1960- Muhammad Ali’s first pro fight

October 29, 1960- Muhammad Ali’s first pro fight

October 29, 2018

On this day in 1960, Muhammad Ali fought his first professional fight. He was up against Tunney Hunsaker and won in six rounds. Ali would end up finishing...

October 26, 1993- Panthers are announced as new expansion team

October 26, 1993- Panthers are announced as new expansion team

October 26, 2018

On this day in 1993, the NFL announced a new expansion team, the Carolina Panthers. The Panthers did not play in their first season until 1995. Them, along...

October 25, 1987- Twins win first World Series

October 25, 1987- Twins win first World Series

October 25, 2018

On this day in 1987, the Minnesota Twins won their first ever World Series. The Twins have been around since 1901 and have been called a bunch of different...

October 24, 1857- World’s first soccer club is founded

October 24, 1857- World’s first soccer club is founded

October 24, 2018

On this day in 1857, Sheffield Football Club was founded. This club was the first official soccer club to be put together, and they still stand today....

October 23, 1940- Pele is born

October 23, 1940- Pele is born

October 23, 2018

On this day in 1940, Pele was born. Pele, now widely considered the greatest soccer player of all time, turns 78 today. Pele was able to win three World...

October 22, 1939- NBC becomes first to broadcast a football game

October 22, 1939- NBC becomes first to broadcast a football game

October 22, 2018

On this day in 1939, NBC became the first network to televise a pro football game. The game was between the Philadelphia Eagles and Brooklyn Dodgers. NBC...

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