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Minor league football, 1960-1985 : standings, statistics, and rosters
Gill, Bob.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Jefferson, N. C. : McFarland & Co., [2002]

Physical Description:
ix, 374 pages ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
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A compilation of standings, statistics and rosters for the top minor league football teams from 1960 through 1985. It provides histories and season summaries for the different leagues; the overall players and coaches roster for the period; and a list of players who were named in an all-star roster.

Author Notes

Bob Gill is a newspaper editor and columnist. He lives in Greenbelt, Maryland
Steven M. Brainerd is a member of the Minor League Football Hall of Fame and the United States Football League Association Hall of Fame
Tod Maher is an Internet administrator who lives in Monterey, California

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. 1
Part I League Histories
About the Seasonal Listingsp. 5
United Football League (1961-64)p. 7
Atlantic Coast Football League (1962-71, 1973)p. 14
Southern Football League (1963-65)p. 31
North American Football League (1965-66)p. 35
Pro Football League of America (1965-67)p. 39
Continental Football League (1965-69)p. 44
Texas Football League (1966-71)p. 57
World Football League (1974-75)p. 63
United States Football League (1983-85)p. 70
Other Leaguesp. 83
Part II Registers of Players and Coaches
How to Read the Registersp. 113
1961-75 Players Registerp. 117
1961-75 Coaches Registerp. 300
USFL Players Registerp. 313
USFL Coaches Registerp. 350
Appendix 1. 1961-75 All-Star Registerp. 355
Appendix 2. Cream of the Crop: Profiles of Top Playersp. 363
Appendix 3. Notable Coachesp. 371
Indexp. 373