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Lifetime football fan in the heart of Black & Blue Division country. I enjoy the history of the NFL from when a game write-up on Monday was two paragraphs long to today, when Sunday's are events with multiple writers for newspapers and web sites covering each game. I welcome fans and comments. Contact me directly at or Twitter @tjpollin. Links to all my Football Nation articles, plus additional writing, is at Also visit and "Like" my Facebook page at Bronko Nagurski Lives!

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Shame: Jerry Kramer Not Honored Yet
The Veteran Committee will be meeting soon to select two candidates to add to the list of finalists. One name needs to be heard that day.
Dropping Back in Football History: The Man of Steel
Chuck Noll, out of the limelight since his 1991 retirement, died on June 15 at the age of 82. It's time to remember his life and impact on the NFL.
The 10 Absolute Worst Contracts In The NFC North
These are the contracts that keep NFC North general managers up at night with the phrase "what was I thinking" running through their heads.
Chicago Bears: 5 Biggest Draft Day Regrets in Franchise History
Five examples of the Chicago Bears at their draft day worst that fans would do anything to wipe from their memories.
Chicago Bears: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000
The Bears have mostly struggled with their first round picks which is a main reason why they've only appeared in the playoffs four times since 2000.

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