Former Whittier resident designs new custom Fender guitar
Redlands Daily Facts
Former Whittier resident John Page, who launched the Fender Custom Shop 30 years ago, is shown here creating custom guitars at his John Page Guitars workshop in southern Oregon. During his time at Fender, Page and his team created custom ...
Jon Kendle: A hoard of Hall of Fame quarterbacks
Two quarterbacks, George Blanda and Y.A. Tittle, found themselves in competition for the same starting job with Baltimore as the franchise transitioned to the NFL. Tittle was the incumbent and had put together two solid seasons with the Colts in the AAFC.
Giants' Eli Manning could be a starting-caliber QB into his 40s
FanRag Sports (blog)
None of them have anything on George Blanda, who threw a touchdown pass at 47 years old for the Oakland Raiders. He wasn't starting and was basically a kicker in his last five years in the NFL. Still, even at 43, that would give Eli Manning seven more ...
New points system sets stage for younger drivers
Where George Blanda was a phenomenon in the NFL and Gordie Howe likewise in the NHL as older athletes, it has been standard procedure for NASCAR stars to compete into their 50s. One need look no further than the Fox Sports broadcast booth, where ...