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George Blanda

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  1. NFL IQ quiz Week 1: It's time to test your football knowledge

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    Sat, 9 Sep 2017

    Brady is 40 years old. Who was the oldest player to play in a Week 1 game in in the Super Bowl era? » 1975: OAK K George Blanda , 48 years old 10. What was the margin of victory in a Week 1 game in the Super Bowl era? » 55 points -- 1973

  2. Year of the QB: Ranking top five QB classes of all-time

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    Tue, 29 Aug 2017

    Hall of Fame (Jim Finks of the 1948 class was a quarterback, but is a Hall of Famer as an administrator, not a player like classmates Norm Van Brocklin and George Blanda ). The class as a whole won nearly 59 percent of its starts -- the second

  3. Beating Blanda

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    Thu, 3 Aug 2017

    George Blanda is the oldest player to throw a pass in an NFL game. He was 48 years, 95 days old when he threw three passes against the Chiefs in 1975 as quarterback for the Oakland Raiders. To break this record, Brady will have to throw a pass on November 6, 2025 or later.

  4. Morten Andersen, K: Saints, Falcons, Giants, Chiefs, Vikings, Falcons

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    Wed, 2 Aug 2017

    Morten Andersen's 25 seasons in the NFL is the second most in NFL history, behind only George Blanda , with 26. Andersen holds the NFL record for most games played (382) and points scored (2,544). He scored in 360 consecutive games, also an NFL record.

  5. 9. George Blanda

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    Thu, 6 Jul 2017

    Chicago Bears, 1949-1958; Baltimore Colts, 1950; Houston Oilers, 1960-1966; Oakland Raiders, 1967-1975 » Voted to four Pro Bowls, First Team All-Pro one time » Made 335-of-639 career field-goal attempts (52.4%) » One of four placekickers enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Also played ...

  6. A look at what's ahead in Week 14 | NFL.com

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    Thu, 6 Dec 2007

    with 302 rushing yards. ... The leading passers for the original 1960 Chargers and Oilers teams were Jack Kemp and George Blanda , respectively. Video: Chargers-Titans preview Something for the Chargers to think about: Tennessee is 7-2 this