Studley was actually a defensive coordinator for two Super Bowl teams, and was Bill Walsh's choice
The Titans would go on to lose their home Divisonal playoff game to the eventual Super Bowl
DB Ken Houston, Washington Redskins/Houston Oilers. S Larry Wilson, St. Louis Cardinals. Honorable mention: CB Jimmy Johnson, San Francisco 49ers.
The Oilers would go on to finish with a 10-4 record, easily winning the Eastern Division, as Lou Rymkus earns Coach of the Year honors. In the first ever AFL Championship Game, the Oilers defeat the Chargers 24-16 before 32,000 at Jeppesen Stadium.
Similarly, the city of Houston is shut out over two teams -- Houston Oilers and Houston Texans -- but the team that was the Oilers went on to the Super Bowl as
During the period from 1997 to 2001, the Oilers made plans to exit Houston, and went to Nashville; that was in 1997.
"I've never rooted for the Houston Oilers in all my life and I didn't think I ever would," Cowboys
Houston reached the AFC Championship Game two straight years, but could not get past the Pittsburgh Steelers, winners of four Super Bowls in six seasons between 1974 and 1979.
Steve Largent in training camp with the Houston Oilers. - Carlos Junior via YouTube.
The Oilers left Houston for Nashville because the city of Houston did the right thing and refused to
''I could have played two weeks ago and now it's going to be four weeks when I could have been doing something,'' Marshall said.
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They are the only bison to ever appear in a Peanuts cartoon. Unlike the other AFL teams featured in
Despite getting the then-largest ever contract deal for a rookie defensive lineman, he was let go by the Houston Oilers after he attempted to also play for the World Football
Earl Campbell, the Hall of Fame running back for the Houston Oilers starting in 1978, was involved with the first Sober Bowl.
However, they have never won a Super Bowl with the classic uniforms so maybe it was a good thing for the team.
And win they did! After the 2-3-0 start, the 1980 Raiders went on to win 12 of their next 14 games to end up in New Orleans in January for Super Bowl XV. Included were three postseason wins - 27-7 over the Houston Oilers in the wild card game in the Oakland Coliseum...
Adams legacy in Houston, however, exceeded anything he ever accomplished from the owner's box.
The absolute nadir was losing to the severely outmanned North Carolina State team of Jim Valvano in 1983, probably the biggest final game upset ever.
...in their 30s, who probably went to a large state school like the one in town, who fought with friends over who got to play as the Houston Oilers, who settled
I am thoroughly convinced, that by the end of the upcoming NFL season, they will have participated in 5, with number 5 being Super Bowl 51 in Houston Texas, where Andrew Luck played his high school football, and where his father played his entire NFL career for the Houston Oilers.
"We have a lot of fun," Reich said at the Super Bowl LII Opening Night event at the Xcel Energy Center.
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"I talked to him and I said you should do something about the Bills, the four years in a row we went
Although other leagues had come and gone, the eight-team American Football League (AFL) gained fan interest unlike any alternative league before it.
Although today's Rose Bowl is the first ever to go into overtime, it's not the first game to be tied at the end of regulation.
...division rivals: the Buffalo Bills and the Houston Oilers. by sinking two British cruisers with all hands off the southern coast of Chile, Nov 24, 2014 Did
6. Warren Moon, Houston Oilers: For now, the Hall of Famer is in the Top 10 in several passing categories, and he did that in a run-heavy era.
(6) OAKLAND RAIDERS (3-3) (Includes 1968 Western Division playoff victory over the Chiefs, 1969 Wildcard victory over the Oilers and Super Bowl II loss.)
Besides those two, the only other Super Bowl venue that was not the home stadium to an NFL team at the time was Rice Stadium in Houston: the Houston Oilers had played there previously, but moved to the Astrodome several years prior to Super Bowl VIII.
Two years later, when the Houston Oilers announced they were moving to Tennessee, now that hurt.
Lost in the NFC Championship. Tennessee Titans (Houston Oilers / AFL). 1965. 5-0. 4-10.
Cincinnati has just kicked a go-ahead field goal to take a three-point lead with three minutes left in SuperBowl XXIII.
1974: With another AFC Central championship the Steelers went on to win their first Super Bowl
The Super Bowl is one of the most anticipated events of the year in America, and it's estimated that over 108.4 million people will watch it in 2014.
The gold standard of this millennium, the Patriots show what a dominant decade can do to the overall view of your franchise.
Although he did not win a Super Bowl He started the k gun and made it to 4 super Bowls in a row.
If not, the opportunity goes to the Oakland Raiders...and, boy, do they want out of the Bay in the worst way.
The Bills first defeated the Houston Oilers, 41–38 in overtime, in what became known as "The Comeback." Nothing seemed to go right for the Bills in the first half.
With many teams from the west and south (like the Los Angeles Chargers, Houston Oilers and Kansas City Chiefs), the AFL
Before winning Super Bowl X and becoming the third franchise to go back-to-back, the 1975 Steelers finished 12-2 to win the AFC Central Division, and they were
Super Bowl Halftime producer Ricky Kirshner proudly is not on social media and even admits to still using a flip-phone.
The Super Bowl is typically four hours long. The game itself takes about three and ...
The Superdome officially opened on August 6, 1975 for a preseason NFL game between the home team New Orleans Saints and the Houston Oilers.
Houston: The Houston Rockets lifted back-to-back championship trophies in 1994 and 1995, when the beastly Hakeem Olajuwon led Clutch City to two
In 1964 the Arkansas Razorbacks were the only team to go through a regular season and a bowl game undefeated.
It wasn't quite the record, but Lady Gaga came very close to dethroning Super Bowl halftime show queen Katy Perry last night in Houston.
Not only did he never play in the Super Bowl, but he never even went to the playoffs.
The "Oilers" left Houston with their tails between their legs...as they put upon themselves....by their own doing. Harsh...Nahh!
As far as Super Bowl games go, Super Bowl XLVII between the Baltimore Ravens and San
We thought we had it won.Uwe von Schamann: I dont think Id ever tried an onside before in a game.
Nothing does but I doubt any of us will care in thirty years. Og nar I morgen far ojne, og natten hviler sig Skal vi for
...the Atlanta Falcons choking in Super Bowl XLI or Bill Bucker missing a slow grounder up the