Today in Michigan History: Michigan Panthers Win USFL Championship

Michigan Panthers Champioship 1983
Today in 1983, the Michigan Panthers won the first USFL Championship in Denver, Colorado against the Philadelphia Stars. The league had started in response to a strike in the NFL. 
1983 Michigan Panthers Roster
It was Detroit's first championship since the Tigers won in 1968, and the first football championship since 1958, when the Lions won.

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