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PHOTOS: Remember, Wrigley Field was NFL venue back in the day

By Matt Snyder | Baseball Writer

The NFL season is now underway, so let's use that as an excuse for a stroll down memory lane. Specifically, Cubs home Wrigley Field was once home to the Chicago Bears. Actually for a while, as the Bears called Wrigley home from 1921 to 1970.

Here are some pictures of the old ballpark, back when it was a multi-purpose stadium.

From 1933 (Getty Images):

Excellent look at the awkward goal posts of yesteryear (Getty Images):

Gale Sayers with ivy in the background! (USATSI)

Sayers again, with a cloud of dust. (USATSI)

Finally, an aerial shot, thanks to Ballparks.com:

(Yes, it's a slow news day).

 
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