Legendary quarterback George Blanda died today at 83, reports SFGate.com. Blanda played 26 years in the NFL, including 9 with the Raiders, and is remembered as the Ageless Wonder because he didn't retire until just before his 49th birthday, after the 1975 football season. He spent 10 years with the Chicago Bears, then joined the Houston Oilers of the American Football League and then, at 39, Al David signed him to the Raiders in '67. He was named AFC player of the year in 1970, after a...Read Full Story
George Blanda (September 17, 1927 – September 27, 2010) was an NFL star for 26 years. He was the quarterback for the Raiders for years, and retired just before he turned 49, at the end of the 1975 season. See more about George Blanda here.