Category: Oakland Invaders
In case you never saw the wild ending to the Michigan Panthers – Oakland Invaders USFL playoff game, where the Panthers fans stormed the field to celebrate with 25 seconds left remaining in the game, then you are welcome to take a look at this YouTube video. This showed that the fans had a connection with their team in Michigan, and hearing the commentators thoughts was rather interesting to say the least!
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Here is a bumper sticker from the Oakland Invaders of the USFL. The team played in the league from 1983 to 1985, with the 1985 team being a merged roster including players from the 1984 Michigan Panthers.
Here is a unique piece of USFL history: the team and league directory for 1985. Check out the addresses and phone numbers of the USFL teams which played that year:
If you like USFL memorabilia and merchandise then be sure to start your search by clicking any of the items listed in the eBay fields below:
This post will provide you multiple resources to discover more information about the Oakland Invaders. The team played in the United States Football League during the 1983-1985 USFL seasons:
One of the running jokes among Boy Scouts during the time that the USFL was in existence was that the Oakland Invaders must have been involved with the Scouts. This is because the Invaders logo looked VERY similar to the Boy Scout electricity merit badge logo.
Thanks to Eagle Scout Mark Bershatsky for bringing this to our attention!
Judge for yourself!
Electricity Merit Badge logo: http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&source=hp&q=electricity%20merit%20badge&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wi
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