Will the ghosts of Pottsville upend the Cardinals?

Will the Cardinals walk away with the title or once again fall victim to a curse?The Flem File

Updated: January 22, 2009, 7:33 PM ET
By David Fleming | Page 2

The Pottsville Maroons and the Cardinals Curse continue to get a lot of attention. Last week there were inquiries from Philly sports radio, the YES Network and newspapers in Tampa, Fla., and Allentown and Easton, Pa. I'm sure there will be even more attention during the buildup to the Super Bowl, so as a service to curious NFL fans, here's a quick primer on the facts of the Cards Curse and the Maroons' stolen championship.

1. The 1925 Pottsville Maroons, a team of both coal miners ...

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