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World Football League 1974 WORLD FOOTBALL LEAGUE
DIRECTORY
World Football League

This is the original directory of teams that began play in the WFL during the 1974 season. There are some recognizable names listed here!

1974 WFL TEAM DIRECTORY
Birmingham Americans BIRMINGHAM AMERICANS
1900 Fifth Avenue North
Birmingham, AL   35203
Phone: (205) 251-2224
Owner: Bill Putnam
Head Coach: Jack Gotta
Team Colours: Scarlet, royal blue and white
Home Field: Legion Field (72,000)
Charlotte Hornets 1974 CHARLOTTE HORNETS
3625 North Carolina Bank Plaza
Charlotte, NC   28280
Phone: (704) 377-9424


See NEW YORK STARS for other information.
Chicago Fire CHICAGO FIRE
1580 North Northwest Highway
Park Ridge, IL   60068
Phone: (312) 694-3220
Owner: Tom Origer
Head Coach: Jim Spavital
Team Colours: Black and scarlet
Home Field: Soldier Field (55,000)
Detroit Wheels DETROIT WHEELS
Lafayette Building, Suite 803
144 Lafayette Avenue East
Detroit, MI   48228
Phone: (313) 964-0066
Owners: A 31 person group
Head Coach: Dan Boisture
Team Colours: Black, gold and red
Home Field: Rynearson Stadium (22,000)
Florida Blazers FLORIDA BLAZERS
P. O. Box 13646
Orlando, FL   32809
Phone: (305) 422-2458
Owner: Rommie Loudd (managing general partner)
Head Coach: Jack Pardee
Team Colours: Blue and orange
Home Field: Tangerine Bowl (30,000)
Hawaiians HAWAIIANS
233 Keawe Street
Honolulu, HI   96813
Phone: (808) 524-4870
Owners: Sam Battistone, Sambo's restaurant chain, Chris Hemmeter (developer)
Head Coach: Mike Giddings
Team Colours: Gold and scarlet
Home Field: Honolulu Stadium (25,000)
Houston Texans HOUSTON TEXANS
P. O. Box 1365
Houston, TX   77001
Phone: (713) 688-1444
Owner: Steve Arnold
Head Coach: Jim Garrett
Team Colours: Green and gold
Home Field: Astrodome (45,000)
Jacksonville Sharks JACKSONVILLE SHARKS
Gulf Life Tower, Suite 1854
Jacksonville, FL   32207
Phone: (904) 306-1161
Owner: Fran Monaco
Head Coach: Bud Asher
Team Colours: Silver and black
Home Field: Gator Bowl (70,000)
Memphis Southmen MEMPHIS SOUTHMEN
Union Plaza Building
1835 Union Avenue, Suite 425
Memphis, TN   38104
Phone: (901) 276-2771
Owners: John Bassett and John Craig Eaton
Head Coach: John McVay
Team Colours: Burnt orange and old gold
Home Field: Memphis Memorial Stadium (51,000)
New York Stars NEW YORK STARS
415 Madison Avenue
New York, NY   10017
Phone: (212) 355-1213
Owner: Bob Schmertz
Head Coach: Babe Parilli
Team Colours: Gold and black
Home Field: Downing Stadium (27,000)
Philadelphia Bell PHILADELPHIA BELL
220 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA   19102-3816
Phone: (215) 546-2300
Owner: Jack Kelly
Head Coach: Ron Waller
Team Colours: Blue and gold
Home Field: John F. Kennedy Stadium (100,000)
Portland Storm PORTLAND STORM
401 Southwest 11th Street
Portland, OR   97205
Phone: (503) 248-1050
Owner: Bruce Gelker
Head Coach: Dick Coury
Team Colours: Green and blue
Home Field: Portland Civic Stadium (33,000)
Shreveport Steamer 1974 SHREVEPORT STEAMER
200 Milam Street at Spring, Drawer S
Shreveport, LA   71120
Phone: (318) 221-9811


See HOUSTON TEXANS for other information.
Southern California Sun SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SUN
2000 State College Boulevard
Anaheim, CA   92806
Phone: (714) 633-2442
Owner-Larry Hatfield
Head Coach: Tom Fears
General Manager: Curly Morrison
Team Colours: Magenta and orange
Home Field: Anaheim Stadium (47,000)
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