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If the other day the trophy was posted, today is the turn to post the sterling silver pair of cufflinks given to the 1966 Philadelphia Bulldogs players after their CFL title.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #nflfilms #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #philly #playbook #ebay #thursday #book #pottstown #cfl #acfl
In times where the Fonash family is trying to have John inducted in the CB West high school hall of fame, here is a article of him joining the Firebirds.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #nflfilms #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #philly #playbook #cbwest #ebay #friday #book
Demolishion of the old Foreman Field at Old Dominion, this was the home of many teams including the Norfolk Neptunes. The top photo was taken in November and the bottom one was yesterday’s photo.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #nflfilms #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #philly #playbook #reunion #ebay #monday #book #odu
This is a email i received from football operations manager at NFL films in regard of possibly having extra footage from the Firebirds, but there isnt... Nonetheless a special thank you to Ed Gruber daughter for allowing me to be in touch with NFL Films.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #nflfilms #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #philly #playbook #reunion #ebay #friday #ebay #book
Leo Levandowski, Greg Berger, Billy Rakow, Diphillippo and Mitchell, some of the former glories that made to yesterday Firebirds reunion. Photo cortesy of John Katch.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #playoffs #philly #sunday #playbook #reunion #superbowl #weekend
Firebirds playbook from Benji Dial, football DNA runs in the Dial family with Lance, his son who played for Baylor and now a grandson that plays football, knowledge was passed down throughout 3 generations.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #superbowl #night #day #field #eagles #playoffs #philly #wednesday #playbook
For those who like football history, profootballarchives.com is always a great resource, and a special mention from us sending some historical information regarding the Firebirds to them.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #hartford #night #day #field #eagles #playoffs #philly #saturday #playbook #research
Paul Cercel in action in 1966 with the Philadelphia Bulldogs against the Neptunes, these uniforms were later used by the Firebirds in 1968.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #hartford #night #day #field #saturday #eagles #playoffs #philly #cfl
An example of different news clips of the Firebirds in the local Pottstown Mercury, copies acquired from Steven E Cavallo.#usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #hartford #night #day #field #thursday #eagles #playoffs #pottstownmercury
16mm tapes of the Pottstown Firebirds against the Hartford Knights, it was the 1969 ACFL championship game. Recently found and acquired on eBay.#katy #tx #usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #hartford #night #day #field #monday #eagles #playoffs #16mm #tapes
Benji Dial would play for the Firebirds but first he saw game action against the Giants in a Eagles 44-7 loss in the 1967 season. He wore #4 in training camp but in this game he wore Nate Ramsey #24 . #eagles #football #sports #yankees #baseball #katy #tx #usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #norfolk #va #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #follow #pottstownmercury #nytimes #field #friday #stadium #eagles
At the begining of the 1971 season the Neptunes lacked team photos from newly acquired Firebirds players.So Firebirds photos were used such as this one.#katy #tx #usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #norfolk #va #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #nytimes #night #day #field #monday #stadium #eagles #wildcard
Information regarding Ron Waller. On Saturday January 12, 2019 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. there will be a visitation/viewing for Ron Waller at the Laurel Fire House, Laurel, Delaware. At 3:00 p.m. there will be a "Celebration of Life" for Ron led by Jimmy Hoppa. Pictures and memorabilia will be on display. A private funeral service for family only will be held at a later date.#funeral #nfl #nflfilms #laurel #delaware #de #pottstown #football #sports #terps #maryland #umd #collegefootball #friday #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #nytimes #night #day #field #stadium
1971 saw the merger of the Firebirds and the Norfolk Neptunes into one team in Norfolk, Gruber owned the team as well and many Firebirds alumni were now in route of another ACFL title.#thursday #katy #tx #usa #pottstown #f4f #l4l #norfolk #va #eagles #football #nfl #nflfilms #book #published #selfpublished #sponsor #sports #minorleague #katytexas #neptunes #car #follow #pottstownmercury #nytimes #night #day #field #stadium
We are Reader’s Choice 2018! Thank you to all of our loyal customers! Visit us today - See for yourself why we are Reader’s Choice! #readerschoice #pottstownmercury #furniture #interiordesign #retail #buylocal
Recently acquisition to the online museum and Eagles game used items collection, a 1974 Worn helmet thanks to Rick Barlow. This was the helmet the Eagles started wearing after the ones wore by the Firebirds.Nomore wings painted, decals instant.#firebirds #sports #pottstown #thursday #f4f #l4l #followback #instagram #instalike #likeback #memorabilia #gameused #gameworn #worn #jersey #helmet #pa #philly #philadelphiaeagles #pottstownmercury #newspaper #book #publisher #presale #sponsor #philadelphiaeagles #nflfilms #nfl #movie #tv #cbs #tv
Fast Eddie is ready to take to the streets—he'll keep his hands inside the cart this time! 1940s Soap Box Derby Race Car found in WV that looks straight out of the Little Rascals garage with some serious visionary design work. The body is made of wooden store boxes, old coaster wagon parts for steering and a few other bits. Check them out on my site for more history, photos and to buy! 🏁 #SoapBoxDerbyRaceCar #pottstownmercury
First Firebirds game in 1968 against Harrisburg. 10-0 loss and John Land on the Colts side against the Firebirds on the way to score a touchdown agaisnt his future team.#programs #memorabilia #reunion #footballprogram #pottstownmercury #philadelphiaeagles #contests #book #selfpublished #published #seasontickets #history #pottstown #nfl #football #usa #photography #pennsylvania #pa #philly #sponsor #philadelphiaeagles #europe #follow4follow #instagram #f4f #news #pa #nflfilms #follow #wednesday
Back cover of one of the “Forgettables” book formats by Jay Acton. The book was released as hardcover, soft cover and mass market paperback which is this one pictured.#programs #memorabilia #reunion #footballprogram #pottstownmercury #philadelphiaeagles #contests #book #selfpublished #published #seasontickets #history #pottstown #nfl #football #usa #photography #pennsylvania #pa #philly #sponsor #philadelphiaeagles #europe #follow4follow #instagram #f4f #news #pa #nflfilms #follow #saturday
A little throwback about Pottstown, the Motor Inn and the stats of the ACFL in 1967, how the league was led the year before the Firebirds started taking over the league.#programs #memorabilia #reunion #footballprogram #pottstownmercury #philadelphiaeagles #contests #book #selfpublished #published #seasontickets #history #pottstown #nfl #football #usa #photography #pennsylvania #pa #philly #sponsor #philadelphiaeagles #europe #follow4follow #instagram #f4f #news #pa #nflfilms #follow #friday
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