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Pacific Stars and Stripes (Newspaper) - January 8, 1967, Tokyo, Japan Super spotlight Mai Fly on Starr running Back Tom Matte left seems to be straining As he unlit bars during the Baltimore Colts workouts in Miami in preparation for their playoff bowl game there against the Philadelphia eagles quarterback Johnny Unitas takes the workout casually As he nonchalantly reaches for a Ball thrown to the game Between the National football leagues division runners up will be played in miamis Orange bowl Grid up radio photos by the associated press sports writers figure the quarterback will be the deciding Factor in the super bowl meeting of Green Bay and Kansas City 15 at los the of will be 31yearold Len Dawson for the chiefs and 32yearold Bart Starr for the Dawson has been a pro for 10 he had one of his better he threw 26 touchdown passes while being intercepted Only 10 in his Lith year As a threw for 14 touchdowns and was intercepted Only three it is generally believed that Dawson goes for the Long Ball while Starr features the Short writers note that statistics do not Bear this of Dawson 28 touchdown including two in the title game against 22 covered 35 Yards or of Starrs 18 to including four in the title game against 10 continued on Page 5 blackout suit denied in los Angeles a District court judge in los an Geles denied an injunction Friday in a suit seeking to prevent a television blackout of the so called super bowl football judge William Grey said he had to deny businessman Alan mint ers suit on Legal Al though he feels the blackout of the 15 game discriminate against Southern Calif the Kansas City chiefs will play the Green Bay packers in the los Angeles memorial Coli the game will be televised except in the los Angeles Spurrier May miss Hula bowl Start men who could have written the Book on How to play quarterback will be Matching wits from opposite benches on the they Are Otto now coach of the Washington and Norm Van the volatile Pilot of the Minnesota Graham will handle the South team and Van Brock Lin will guide the North squad in the nationally Tele Vised senior bowl game at Ladd All the players in the senior bowl game will be making their professional football each player on the winning team will receive the losers get the game figures to be a pass ing there font time for much More when a Allstar team is thrown and these squads have had less than a some of the players were in action in bowl games As recently As Mon Van Brocklin has two Quarter Virgil the crack Tosser from Brigham and Little known Corey Colehour of North their receivers in clude Minnesota Chet Anderson and Ken Jim Greth of Ari Zona and the Rangy Eppie Barney of Iowa the North runners include Mas Sive Ray Mcdonald of Bob grim of Oregon state and two Nebraska Harry Wilson and Pete the North defensive unit includes the Large Bubba Smith of Michigan a fact calculated to make the South take a Long look at its pass blocking assign the 1 quarterback for the South is Baylor Terry South with Bob Davis of Virginia in runners include Jim Bohl of new Mexico Doug Cunningham of Billy masters of Louisiana state and Bill Tucker of Tennessee the receivers for the South Are Johnny Mills of Tennessee and Ray Perkins of Alabama Are Swift and nimble and each seems Able to hold anything he can reach continued on Page 4 Honolulu a the 21st annual Hula bowl football game is scheduled in Honolulu Friday it matches collegiate All stars from North and the nations top College foot1 Ball player of quarterback Steve Spurrier of prob ably will not be starting for the South coach John Ralston of Stanford plans to Start Dave Lewis of Stanford at Ralston said Spurrier missed the souths first two Days of prac Tice because of the Orange bowl and he Hast caught Purdue Bob Griese will Call signals for the Northern team which will be coached by Jack Mollenkopf of who will be assisted by Minnesota Mur Ray Darrell Royal of Texas will help out Ralston with the the souths running backs will be Duclas Mel Charlie Brown of Missouri and Rod Sher Ihan of Southern Tom Beer of Houston and Ben Hart of Oklahoma Are the Griese of the North will have 1ft Pacific stars stripes 1967 runners like Clint Jones of Michi Gan state and Pete Pifer of Ore gon state plus the skitter Floyd Little of Jack Clancy of Michigan and Dave Williams of the University of Washington Are starting ends for the a crowd of is expected to fill Honolulu stadium for the Brodie booked on driving charge Palo Francisco 49er quarterback John Brodie was booked on a Drunken driving charge Early Friday in Palo then released on Brodie also was booked on a charge he had an open bottle of Beer in his Auto and for not carry ing a Drivers police said Brodies Auto was observed weaving on Al Camino Brodie signed a contract last August with the National foot Ball league 49ers for a salary that reportedly made him the highest paid athlete in the history of professional using a goal Post As a members of the american football league Champion Kansas City chiefs warm up volleyball style during a practice session As they get ready to face the National football league Champion Green Bay packers in the super bowl at the los Angeles coliseum on chief coach Hank Strain has issued a warning at the teams Long training site that breaking training will Cost offenders members of the winning team will earn approximately while the losers will pocket per up radio photo Lions Boot May name Schmidt Detroit a the Detroit Lions of the National football league dismissed head coach Harry Gilmer Friday after two losing the owned by William Clay announced the action after Gilmers team finished the season with a dismal 491 rec the 1965 season saw a 671 Gilmer had one year to go on his three year and the Lions said Gilmer would be paid in full for Ford said no successor had been picked but that Joe assistant was under con Gilmer was at Home in and not immediately Avail Able for the official lion announcement of Gilmers dismissal Friday came after the Detroit news said thursday that Schmidt would be signed to replace wanted Grid coach a Mississippi state is still searching a head football two men have rejected offers to be come head coach and athletic there Bill who went to North Carolina instead and Billy who said hell remain at Memphis

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