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By Dave Steidel,Lance Alworth

Before the inception of the great Bowl—football’s faceoff of the simplest groups to determine who's actually superior—the leagues (AFL and NFL) might every one have their very own championship video game. This undesirable blood caught round until eventually the merger of the leagues in 1966.

Since starting play in 1960, the yank soccer League had constantly taken a backseat to the nationwide soccer League. It used to be thought of a secondary league; the easiest and such a lot expert gamers went to the extra robust NFL, which were round for almost fifty years.

During the 1963 NFL season, the Chicago Bears reigned ideally suited, commanding each staff that crossed their course. yet have been they the simplest staff in soccer? when you requested the San Diego Chargers of the AFL, that resolution will be a convincing no.

The Uncrowned Champs follows the marvelous season of the ’63 Chargers as they remodeled their roster from a 4–10 end in 1962 to a conquering strength that ripped throughout the AFL. With a week-to-week breakdown, Dave Steidel chronicles the team’s leading edge, high-scoring, juggernaut offense and ultimate security that featured a fearsome, foursome front-line.

Unfortunately for soccer enthusiasts, the Bears and Chargers by no means met at the box that yr. yet because of new know-how, we can behavior a working laptop or computer simulation of what could were the 1st tremendous Bowl video game and solution the fifty-year-old query of who used to be the easiest soccer staff of ’63?

Featuring a foreword through Chargers corridor of popularity wide-receiver Lance Alworth, The Uncrowned Champs is an amazing investigate the pre–Super Bowl period, whilst rival leagues fought for dominance within the public’s eye.

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