Originally Posted by theWatusi
It used to be called Mauch Chunk, but it was renamed in the 50's after the famous Olympic Medalist Thorpe. It's actually a really neat little town.
Jim Thorpe played football here for a season or two in the early 1920's for the Rock Island Independants (early NFL). He really got around.
Ummmm, yeah, I guess this was thier logo.
Anyway, back to the game.....Roofs: