In this episode we cover the following topics with Ken Crippen
The founding of the PFRA
A little history of the transformation of the organization
The transformation online
How the site maintains accuracy
The conventions history
The new biography project
The future of the association
How you can get published and get involved
Ken Crippen Bio
Ken is the president and former executive director of the Professional Football Researchers Association. He has been researching and writing about pro football history for over twenty years. In that time, he has published two books and numerous articles. He has also won multiple writing awards, the latest being the 2012 PFWA Dick Connor Writing Award for Feature Writing. In 2011, he was awarded the Ralph Hay award by the PFRA for lifetime achievement in pro football history. His writing has been featured on National Football Post, Cold Hard Football Facts, The Packer Report and Coffin Corner. I have also appeared on Fox Sports Radio, ESPN Radio and WGR (Buffalo).
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