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This Date in NFL History
This Date in History December 27, 1987 -- Seattle wide receiver Steve Largent catches six passes in a 41-20 loss at Kansas City to become the NFL's all-time leading receiver with 751 receptions.

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History of the NFL
Pete Rozelle From the birth of professional football through New England's victory in Super Bowl XXXVIII, follow the growth and development of the NFL each decade.
 
Team History
Dick Butkus and George Halas The Chicago Bears are one of only two charter members of the National Football League still in existence. Learn the history behind all 32 teams.
•  Franchise histories
•  All-time regular-season records
 
NFL Legends
Jim Brown NFL players have been entertaining fans on Sundays for more than 85 years. Find out which players are truly the best of the best:
•  75th Anniversary All-Time Team

 
The Record Book
Jerry Rice Check out the record book and annual league leaders in every major statistical category since the NFL began keeping statistics in 1932.

 
Past Standings
Otto Graham A season-by-season look at the final regular season standings and playoff results.
 
NFL Draft
NFL Draft The history of the NFL is reflected in the history of the college draft. Since 1936, what happened in the draft room would set the stage for what happened on the gridiron, shaping the destiny of teams for years to come.
•  A Draft History
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Lombardi Trophy The NFL's ultimate game has brought fans some of the greatest memories from Joe Namath in Super Bowl III to Tom Brady in Super Bowl's XXXVI & XXXVIII.
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