Dallas Texans

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2012

    Pro Football's Birthday: The Oh-So-Manly Hupmobile, A Star Named "Pudge" And Drafting Off Baseball's Heat

    For an incredibly high-profile operation like the NFL, the league's beginnings are somewhat murky. A loose collection of teams, players, schedules and shifting alliances, the early days of the league bear almost no resemblance to the streamlined corporate machine that dominates the current sports l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Houston's 5 Best NFL Playoff Memories

    Yesterday we wondered why Texan fans are looking forward to the NFL playoffs, given the painful memories our town had when the Houston Oilers were here. But each year brings new hope and, after all, the Houston Texans have never, ever lost a playoff game. Not in ten years. Coming up with five awfu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    When Houston vs. Dallas Didn't Mean Texans vs. Cowboys

    ​Our sister blog in Dallas, Unfair Park, got pointed to the latest installment of Uni Watch, the blog by Paul Lukas, who has long obsessed over old sports uniforms. It dealt mostly with the old Dallas Texans of the AFL, but did feature the above program for a Dallas-Houston game. Another one ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 24, 1998

    A Winning War

    Alley production richly captures spirit of the strife