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’47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators

‘47 visited Gainesville to explore the history of Florida Gators football. After examining images and memorabilia, we created the ‘47 ARCHIVE: Florida Gators collection.   A founding member of the SEC in 1932, the University of Florida...

’47 ARCHIVE: Auburn Tigers

Auburn University has the 12th most wins in major college football history. Since they began competing in 1892, the Tigers have recorded 5 national championships, 12 conference championships, and 22 bowl titles. Along with Heisman Trophy winners such...

’47 ARCHIVE: Tennessee Volunteers

The University of Tennessee has a rich football history. From "Rocky Top" to the checkerboard end zones of Neyland Stadium, UT has inspired some truly iconic traditions. '47 ARCHIVE is a chance to reaffirm the amazing history of storied programs s...

Super Bowl XLIX Hero Goes Home

A few seconds is all it took for the New England Patriot's Malcolm Butler to leap from rookie unknown to Super Bowl XLIX hero. After flying under the radar all year beneath the likes of all-pro Darrelle Revis, Malcolm stepped up and did his job o...

The Evolution of the Black Fives at ‘47

Growing up in Philadelphia, my life revolved around basketball. I remember going to the Spectrum to see the Doc soar. I used to dribble up and down the block, cutting left and right to avoid the cracks in the sidewalk. My bedtime prayers were pleas f...