NFL Background Checks: The Origin of Every Team's Nickname

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NFL Background Checks: The Origin of Every Team's Nickname
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Most people don't take time to consider why sports teams are dubbed with seemingly irrelevant nicknames.

Some have their own ideas of where they came from, others never even thought about it and some just simply don't care.

For those curious sports fans out there and those who like to know a little history about their team, I've compiled some interesting facts about why each NFL franchise was given the title they are known by today.

 Note: If you are also interested in NCAA, NHL, NBA, and MLB nicknames, check my profile for the articles.

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