How EVERY Team Got Its Name & Identity!

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Glad to see all the positive reception for this video! We are VERY excited to do more videos like this! We did however make a small mistake. The Buccaneers owners name when they come up in 1976 – we said Hugh Culverson – and it’s Culverhouse. We are sorry about the error!

Author — NFL Throwback


imagine being the oldest team but also have yet to win a ring

Author — Matt


Most teams: *has a naming contest, picks an inspiring, culturally relevant name*

The Jets: Hey look, an airport!

Author — Philip M


1934: "The Lions hoped to be the monarch of the league."

2020: "Lol oops"

Author — Antonio Carletti


Nobody gonna talk about the Dayton mf TRIANGLES 😂😂😂😂😂

Author — ItzMarcus


"The falcon never drops its prey."

2016 Atlanta Falcons: ...

Author — brAndOn


I feel like we're gonna take an exam after this video

Author — Bryan Raiz


The first ever draft pick in NFL history was a bust 😂

Author — Patrick Star


Atlanta Confederates. I wonder how long that would've lasted

Author — Dice Flawless


I have newfound respect and disappointment for the Cardinals

Author — Carlos S


“Dolphins are the most intelligent creature in the ocean.”
Dolphins: well, f*ck

Author — Boofed Stew


This is probably the coolest video I have seen in a while.

Author — Robert Mehe'ula


“They chose a Seahawk because it wasn’t being used.”

SEAHAWKS: “it’s free real estate”🤫

Author — Mitchell Johnson


Ok the Steagles are the most badass name for a team ever

Author — flygoon


The patriots are only so good because the Steagles aren’t around anymore

Author — Graham.25


Chargers: okay, when you here the music, you shout “CHARGE!”, got it?

Fans: yep

Chargers: *play music*

Fans: chweeeaaagsgdjekeb

Author — AwesomeGuy33


The very first drafted player left the NFL for a sales job, let that sink in

Author — Sammy DeLorenzi


4:13 Dang I didn’t know how fast NFL players were back then 🤣

Author — Ryk_1010 _


Welcome to the 200th anniversary of the NFL, where we now have 96 teams and Tom Brady is almost retired

Author — Grace Ryan


Lions: Aspire too be the "monarch" of the league

The next century: *We're gonna stop you right there*

Author — Miles Weckerle