On October 11, 1980, The Griffin published this hopeful piece written by a cautiously optimistic Bills fan. His optimism was well-placed – Chuck Knox and the Bills finished 11-5 that season, their best finish in years.
At 4-1, the present-day Bills are spreading a little bit of hope throughout Western New York as they enter the bye week. Will they have a similar fate as the 1980 team?
As Canisius celebrates 150 years of Jesuit education, The Griffin will dig through its archives and feature a “blast from the past” every week.