Pottsville disappointed by NFL owners' vote

Updated: October 31, 2003, 5:01 PM ET

POTTSVILLE, Pa. -- They won the game, but the Pottsville Maroons still won't get the championship trophy.

People in Pottsville were disappointed to hear NFL owners voted 30-2 on Thursday against reopening the 1925 files and studying whether the NFL title should be awarded to the Maroons.

The Pottsville team beat the Chicago Cardinals that year in a game that was billed as the championship. But the Maroons later were disqualified by league president Joe Carr for playing an unauthorized ...

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