Burl Toler was the first black official in professional football, and any professional sport for that matter. His story is one of courage and profound passion for the competition and camaraderie of the game of football. But the real story begins with the college football team and the players he played and competed with.
The University of San Francisco Dons football team was undefeated in 1951, going 9-0. The following is an explanation for the dilemma faced by the team, when they had to...Read Full Story
It is being reported today that the Dons are interested in signing out of favour Norwich keeper, Paul Gallacher.According to the report, Aberdeen want to sign the ex-Dundee Utd player to replace Jamie Langfield.If I remember correctly though Aberdeen will not be signing another keeper unless Langfield leaves and as there has been no offer for Jamie, surely this speculation is just that. Speculation.Read Full Story
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