Category Archives: baltimore colts

Great Art Donovan Photo!


I was doing a search for a photo of Brooks Robinson’s restaurant , because, for the life of me, I cannot place it from my very early childhood. It was located at 511 Gorsuch Avenue and even though the google … Continue reading

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My Baltimore Books, John Steadman’s ‘Football’s Miracle Men”


This post is long overdue.  For years, there was a book that was missing from my ‘Baltimore Books’ collection.  Missing, due to my own stupidity. When I was boy, my Uncle Kelly gave me his copy of “Football’s Miracle Men, … Continue reading

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http://retrobaltimore.tumblr.com/post/97841047484/catching-up-with-former-baltimore-colts-tackle-sam Sam Ball was the number one draft pick for the Baltimore Colts in 1966. Look at the Colts’ record from 66 until 1970. They were a juggernaut! He only played those 4 seasons before his knees gave out. At … Continue reading

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Legendary Colts tight end John Mackey dies at 69


Legendary Colts tight end John Mackey dies at 69. The greatest tight end in Pro Football history.  Thank you, John for being  so gracious to me when we met all those years ago.  Thank you for bringing joy to the … Continue reading

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