Daily Archives: July 4, 2013

Team-by-Team Mt. Rushmore Awards – The Results Are In!

Autographed 1963 Fleer Cookie Gilchrist

1963 Fleer Cookie Gilchrist

Last week we had an interesting week of discussions with our series of Mt. Rushmore articles.  Readers cast their votes for their own versions of the four most important personalities for each of the original eight AFL franchises.  Some readers included ownership and coaches in their lists, while opted for players alone.  Regardless of the type of personnel made eligible for the lists, the AFL’s greatest individuals were suggested, debated, included and cast away.  There just wasn’t enough space for the many figures that were so critical to the league’s ultimate success. read more