THIS DATE IN SPORTS

 

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On this Day in Sports History November 27

1956 – 1957 NFL Draft: Paul Hornung from University of Notre Dame first pick by Green Bay Packers
1960 – Gordie Howe becomes 1st NHLer to score 1,000 points
1960 – Trailing 38-7 late in 3rd quarter, Buffalo Bills tie Broncos at 38-38
Ice Hockey Legend Gordie Howe1961 – Gordie Howe becomes 1st to play in 1,000 NHL games
1965 – 53rd CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeat Winn Blue Bombers, 22-16
1965 – 1966 NFL Draft: Tommy Nobis from University of Texas first pick by Atlanta Falcons

 
1965 – 30th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 30-3 in Birmingham
1966 – In highest-scoring NFL game, Wash Redskins defeat NY Giants 72-41