Category: Chicago Blitz

Jun 02 2013

USFL Trivia – Owner Of Team Who Ran Wrestling Promotions In 1970’s

USFL Trivia Question

Which United States Football League team owner (who never fielded his team) ran pro wrestling shows in the 1970’s?

Answer:

Eddie Einhorn co-founded the I.W.A. wrestling promotion.   He owned the rights to the Chicago franchise for the 1985 USFL season after buying the Chicago Blitz and went “dark” until he intended to field a team in the fall of 1986

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Einhorn

http://prowrestling.wikia.com/wiki/Independent_Wrestling_Association_%28Eddie_Einhorn%29

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May 26 2013

USFL Team Which Had Bill Polian As Team Personnel Director

USFL Trivia Question

Which USFL team had Indianapolis team president, Bill Polian, as its personnel director?

Answer:

The Chicago Blitz

http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/sports/football/2006-08-07-usfl-retrospective_x.htm

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Dec 15 2012

USFL Trivia – Team Interested In Signing Walter Payton

Which USFL team made the newspaper headlines in 1984 with discussions about signing Walter Payton?

Answer:

The 1984 Chicago Blitz

http://www.nytimes.com/1984/02/07/sports/sports-people-payton-denies-report.html

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Mar 03 2011

Original USFL Team Information On New USFL Page

The home page of TheNewUSFL.com has some solid information about the original USFL teams.  Simply click the helmet of the team on which you want more information.

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Sep 30 2009

Chicago Blitz USFL Team Resources

This post will provide you multiple resources to discover more information about the Chicago Blitz.  The team played in the United States Football League during the 1983 adn 1984 USFL seasons:

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