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Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...important visitor - Pete Rozelle, commissioner of the National Football League - showed up at his office. The old American Football League, rival of the NFL, had begun making inroads toward locating a franchise in Atlanta. The NFL wanted to establish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Longtime Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson dies at 95

BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson, who helped found the American Football League in 1960, died at his home Tuesday afternoon. He was 95.Bills president Russ Brandon made the announcement at the NFL winter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-25/longtime-buffalo-bills-owner-
Colts lose Reggie Wayne for rest of season

...fouls are being reviewed for potential discipline.OBITUARY: Titans owner Bud Adams, who helped found the American Football League and whose battles for players helped lead to the merger with the NFL, has died. He was 90.The team said Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-10-21/colts-lose-reggie-wayne-rest-
Bulldogs' Jarvis Jones to focus on pro day

...prognosis for Cannon's recovery.In addition to starring at LSU, Cannon had a successful pro career in the American Football League with the Houston Oilers and Oakland Raiders, and then went to dental school.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-02-21/bulldogs-jarvis-jones-focus-p
'Original Bronco' receives a boost while battling diseases

...few weeks ago or the cancer that has spread throughout his body.For an instant, the 74-year-old former American Football League All-Star almost felt like a safety again, transported back to a time when he used to make interceptions like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-12-21/original-bronco-receives-boos
Kemp remembered as Bills unquestioned leader

...Football League - before he landed in Buffalo. By the time he retired in 1969, Kemp led the Bills to consecutive American Football League championships in 1964 and '65. He continues to hold a special place for a franchise entering its 50th year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/04/pro_522690.shtml
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Coach's resume raises questions

...part of the Rhinos." Mr. Roach's resume also claimed he worked with the Charleston Firecats of the North American Football League from 1998-2000, but the team wasn't created until 1999, and he wasn't hired as the Firecats' head coach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/12/spa_503637.shtml
Spartans
Overtime

...Palmetto Intercollegiate in Aiken earlier this week. Football New league cancels its inaugural season The new All American Football League has scrapped plans for its 2008 inaugural season and will continue to search for financial backing for 2009...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/14/oth_190962.shtml
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Money concerns may force league to delay first year

ATLANTA --- The new All American Football League will have to postpone its 2008 season unless it finds additional financial backing. The announcement Thursday came less than a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/07/pro_190115.shtml
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Super Bowl highlights super rivalry: Beantown vs. Big Apple

...he said. When Bloomberg was in graduate school, Fenway Park was home to the Boston Patriots of the old American Football League. At the same time, Yankee Stadium housed the Giants. Years later, the Giants moved farther into the Northeast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/28/pro_185217.shtml
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