Luckman, Sid

Luckman, (Sydney) Sid

(1916–  ) football player; born in New York City. The National Football League's first great T-formation quarterback, he led the Chicago Bears to four championships including the famous 73-0 title game victory over Washington in 1940.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.