November 12, 1960 – Patriot on Way Down

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BOSTON, NOV. 12 – PATRIOT ON WAY DOWN – Boston Patriots end Joe Johnson (24), is on his way down after being tackled by Fred Julian (39) New York Titans back during the second period of their game at Boston University Field last night.  Johnson managed to pick up three yards on the play, and the Patriots went on to win 38-21.  (AP Wirephoto)

Todd Tobias (790 Posts)

Todd Tobias's interest in the American Football League began in 1998, when he wrote my master's thesis about Sid Gillman. He created this site to educate and entertain football fans with the stories of the American Football League, 1960-1969. You can follow Todd and get more AFL history on Twitter @TalesfromtheAFL.


2 Responses to November 12, 1960 – Patriot on Way Down

  1. Mike Metzler says:

    Easy to spot the 1960 Patriots. The only season with the 3-corner hat logo on the helmet. Very nice, Todd.

  2. JBG says:

    Thats the “Flying Nun” logo. Wonder if the Pats will ever use it in a throwback uniform.

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