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On this Day in Sports History November 6

On this Day in Sports History November 6

NFL

On this day in 1966, Philadelphia Eagles return man Timmy Brown ran two kick-offs back for touchdowns against the Dallas Cowboys.

On this day in 1995, Art Modell announced that he would be moving the Cleveland Browns to Baltimore.

NBA

On this day in 1992, Dominique Wilkins of the Atlanta Hawks became the 17th player to score 20,000 career points.

MLB

On this day in 1969, Denny McLain of the Tigers and Mike Cuellar of the Orioles each received ten votes for the Cy Young Award, resulting in the first ever tie for the award.

On this day in 1974, Mike Marshall of the Los Angeles Dodgers became the first relief pitcher to win the Cy Young Award.

NHL

On this day in 1995, Mark Messier scored his 500th career goal.

College Football

On this day in 1869, College of New Jersey (Princeton) and Rutgers played the first ever college football game with the Queensmen winning the game, 6-4.

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