Category Archives: Val Keckin

The Fascinating AFL Journey of QB Val Keckin

Every so often I will get a request from a reader to post a guest article to Tales.  Some articles are stat-driven, others are simply fond remembrance pieces.  This story by Jim Tal Evans is more of a football biography of his friend, and former AFL quarterback, Val Keckin.  Like with many other journeyman players, Keckin’s story is fascinating in all of the areas of football history that he touched.  Sit back with a cup of coffee, and have a look.  It’s a long one, but well-worth the read! read more