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1983-1985 New Jersey Generals

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New Jersey Generals Media GuideUnited States Football League (1983-1985)

Born: May 11, 1982 – USFL founding franchise.
Folded: August 1986

Stadium: Giants Stadium

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USFL Championships: None


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New Jersey Generals vs. Houston Gamblers at Giants Stadium. April 7, 1985.  Doug Flutie vs. Jim Kelly.


In Memoriam

Linebacker Rod Shoate (Generals ’83) died of AIDS on October 4, 1999. The former Oklahoma Sooner was 46.

General Manager Jim Valek died on September 4, 2005 at age 77.

Original Generals owner J. Walter Duncan died of Parkinson’s disease on February 21, 2009 at the age of 92.

Linebacker Ray Costict (Generals ’83) passed away at age 56 on January 3, 2012.

Head Coach Chuck Fairbanks (Gens ’83) passed on April 2, 2013 of brain cancer. Fairbanks was 79.



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