Old Navy confused the Houston Texans with the American Football League-era Houston Oilers, proclaiming the team to be the “1961 AFC Champions.”
Bud Adams, the 90-year-old founder of the Houston Oilers, died yesterday. Will he be remembered as the man who first brought professional football to Houston, or the man who moved it to Tennessee?
The one-time Eighth Wonder of the World may soon be a parking lot, but the “yard sale” held by Reliant Park officials brought a lot of nostalgia—and money—out of people who remember its heyday.
Mickey Herskowitz covered the Texas A&M “Junction Boy” and former Houston Gamblers, University of Houston and Houston Oilers coach at nearly every stop.