Fred Cox ties the NFL record by scoring in his 110th straight game and also extends his league mark by kicking a field goal in his 31st consecutive contest. Cox's three field goals help the Vikings defeat the Bears, 16-13.
The American Professional Football Conference, the forerunner of the NFL, is born in Canton, Ohio, Hupmobile agency owned by Ralph Hay. Canton, Cleveland, Akron, Buffalo, Rochester and Hammond (Ind.) are charter members.