Category: Philadelphia Stars

Jul 14 2013

USFL Trivia – Kelvin Bryant’s NFL Touchdowns

USFL Trivia Question

From 1983-1985, Philadelphia/Baltimore Stars running back Kelvin Bryant had 41 touchdowns.  How many did he have when he joined the Washington Redskins after the USFL folded?

Answer:

14

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May 19 2013

USFL Trivia – WR To Lead Stars In Receiving Yards All 3 Years

USFL Trivia Question

Which wide receiver was the single-season receiving yards team leader for all three seasons of the Philadelphia/Baltimore Stars during the history of the United States Football League?

Answer:

Scott Fitzkee

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Apr 28 2013

First Loss In USFL Stars History

USFL Trivia Question

The Philadelphia Stars/Baltimore Stars franchise participated in all 3 USFL championships, winning the last two titles (1984 and 1985).  To which team was their first regular season loss in 1983?

Answer:

The Stars lost at home in Week 4 of the 1983 season to the Tampa Bay Bandits (27-22).

http://www.remembertheusfl.8m.com/teams/stars.html

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Apr 07 2013

Original Coach Of The Philadelphia Stars Before Jim Mora

USFL Trivia — Jim Mora led the Philadelphia Stars and Baltimore Stars to 3 consecutive USFL championships, winning the 1984 and 1985 title games.  Who was supposed to lead the Stars before Mora took the helm?

Answer:

George Perles

http://www.usfl-therebelleague.com/jim_mora

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Jan 05 2013

USFL Trivia – Last USFL Player To Retire From Pro Football

Here is a fun piece of USFL trivia to impress your friends:  Of all the players who played in the USFL from 1983 to 1985, which player was the last to retire from pro football?

Answer:
Sean Landeta, who was the punter for the Philadelphia/Baltimore Stars from 1983 to 1985.  He retired from the NFL in March 2008.  Interestingly, he retired on roughly the 25th anniversary of his first USFL game:

Apr 29 2012

1983 USFL Championship Game

A few months ago, someone uploaded the entire 1983 USFL Championship game to YouTube.  If you are interested in the game then you can visit the link here:

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.

Oct 12 2009

Philadelphia Stars USFL Team Resources

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

Aug 30 2009

USFL History – Michigan Panthers And Philadelphia Stars

Anytime a blog makes its first post, it had better offer some value right away for its visitors.   To start, here is a video found on YouTube which shows one of the most memorable plays in USFL history:  the go-ahead touchdown in the 1983 USFL Championship Game between the Michigan Panthers and Philadelphia Stars:

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