This Day in Jewish History / The Reluctant Quarterback Who Changed Football Forever Is Born

Never meaning to play football at all, Sid Luckman advanced from the lackluster Lions to the Chicago Bears. His records still stand.

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November 21, 1916, is the birthdate of Sid Luckman, the New York-born college football star who reluctantly accepted a position as quarterback with the Chicago Bears in 1939. In so doing, he played a key role...