1. FSD History Flashback: October 30, 1974—Ali vs Foreman

    On October 30, 1974, one of the most infamous boxing matches took place in what was billed as the "Rumble in the Jungle." It was on this day that George Foreman defended the heavyweight championship of the world against Muhammad Ali in Kinshasa, Zaire...

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  2. What If? Don Hutson's 1942 Season

    Welcome to another entry of the What If? Fantasy Football edition. This is where I look back at a season long before fantasy football became prominent among us in our society, as I figure how the fantasy numbers would look if the fantasy game existed then

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  3. FSD History Flashback: October 29, 1929

    On October 29, 1929, the infamous "Black Tuesday" was the third day phase in the Wall Street Crash. It's one of the most notable days in history, and the collapse lasted for over a month...

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  4. The Lost Rivalry: Oklahoma Sooners vs Nebraska Cornhuskers

    Back when I was a kid in the 1980s, living in Midwest City, OK (a suburb of Oklahoma City, north of Norman), OU-Nebraska was the game everyone talked about in the neighborhood I lived in...

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  5. FSD History Flashback: October 27

    On October 27, 2002, the rushing record of Walter Payton had been passed by Emmitt Smith. It was on this day that the Dallas Cowboys hosted the Seattle Seahawks with Emmitt needing 93 rushing yards to pass Payton's record of 16,726...

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  6. FSD History Flashback: October 26, 1984

    On October 26, 1984, one of the greatest athletes in the history of sports had made his professional debut. It was on this day that the Chicago Bulls hosted the Washington Bullets in the NBA...

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  7. FSD History Flashback: October 26, 1985

    On October 26, 1985, one of the most controversial moments in sports history took place. It was on this day that Game 6 of what was called the "Show Me State" or "I-70" World Series between the Kansas City Royals and St...

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  8. Week Nine Fantasy College Football Top Performers

    Okay, here's the top performers for the 9th week in college football. This is according to the Sporting News fantasy college football game on their site. Also, no points are awarded when playing D-1AA opponents, so those teams will not be listed here...

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  9. FSD History Flashback: October 25

    On October 25, 1986, one of the most remembered games in World Series history had taken place. At Shea Stadium in Flushing, New York, the Boston Red Sox took on the New York Mets in Game 6 of the 1986 World Series...

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  10. Another One Drafts a Bust

    Okay, I'm in one of those moods today for some parody songs, so here's the latest one I made. This song is a parody for Cedric Benson, who flopped with the Chicago Bears(my favorite NFL team) after being a first round pick in 2005...

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  11. What If? Dan Fouts' 1981 season

    Welcome to another entry of the What If? Fantasy Football edition. This is where I look back at a season long before fantasy football became prominent among us in our society as figure how the fantasy numbers would look if the fantasy game existed then...

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  12. You Want Some Funkin' Links To Read?

    Before I get into anything, I wanted to bring up the technical issues I had with this site. A couple of on-line friends as well as one where I live who reads my blog, informed me that they couldn't access my site...

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  13. FSD History Flashback: October 23

    On October 23, 1884, the predecessor of what would later become the World Series had begun. It was on this day that the National League Champion Providence Grays faced the American ...

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  14. FSD History Flashback: October 22

    On October 22, 1939, the first NFL game to ever be broadcasted on live television takes place. It was on this day that National Broadcasting Company(NBC) became the first to host an ...

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  15. What If? Rolland Lawrence's 1977 Season

    Welcome to another entry of the What If? Fantasy Football edition. This is where I look back at a season long before fantasy football became prominent among us in our society as figure how the fantasy numbers would look if the fantasy game existed then...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by David Funk about almost 6 years ago 706 reads 1 comments

  16. FSD History Flashback: October 21, 1989

    On October 21, 1989, a significant achievement was garnered in college football for the first time ever. It was on this day that the Houston Cougars played against the Mustangs of SMU in a Southwest Athletic Conference matchup...

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  17. FSD History Flashback: October 21

    On October 21, 1980, the last of the original 16 teams in Major League Baseball had finally won a World Series title...

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