Wednesday , December 1 2021

The Dramatic NFL Championship Game Nearly the Entire Country Missed

On Christmas Eve 1950, in wind chill that made the temperature feel close to zero, one of the greatest football games in NFL history was played between the Los Angeles Rams and Cleveland Browns. The nearly forgotten championship featured two revolutionary offenses, 12 future Hall of Fame players, one of the greatest coaches in league history … and plenty of pre-game intrigue.

READ MORE: The greatest games in sports history

Would the Browns, who had won the past four championships in the rival All-American Football Conference, win the title in their first season in the NFL? In December 1949, the Browns, San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Colts were absorbed by the NFL after the AAFC folded.




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