Throwbacks: Bruce Allen sad after a Super Bowl loss


(Associated Press file photo)

Anyhow, this week’s image has been used here before, but that was in a secondary role, and many of you likely missed it. It features Bruce Allen — now the GM, then the coach’s son — having an emotional moment after the Redskins lost Super Bowl VII to the Dolphins in 1973.

There are surely pluses and minuses to having a legacy fan serve in a top front-office role for a pro sports franchise. This is surely a plus.

Previous throwbacks

Joe Gibbs coaching wide receivers in 1990

Dan Steinberg writes about all things D.C. sports at the D.C. Sports Bog.

sports

Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Comments
Show Comments
Most Read

sports

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters