THE FRANKFORD YELLOW JACKETS Part 2: The Good Years

@inproceedings{Pagano1987THEFY,
  title={THE FRANKFORD YELLOW JACKETS Part 2: The Good Years},
  author={Richard E. Pagano},
  year={1987}
}
The Frankford Yellow Jackets entered the National Football League in 1924 as the league’s first solid east coast team. Attempts at establishing franchises in Washington and New York in 1921 had fallen flat, but the Jackets had already played successfully as an independent for several years. Midwestern NFL teams willingly made the trek to Philadelphia where large and loyal crowds at Frankford Stadium often made the visiting club’s share of the receipts larger than what they might hope for as the… CONTINUE READING

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