These teams are fictional
American football teams found in the works of Harry Turtledove. These were generally referenced quickly, with the text identifying their home town, mascot, and occasional player of note, or even less information.
Southern Victory Edit
Los Angeles Dons Edit
Los Angeles Dons were part of the professional West Coast Football League in the 1930s. Chester Martin became a fan of the Dons after he moved to Los Angeles in the 1920s.
The Los Angeles Dons referenced in
Southern Victory cannot be the OTL team of the same name, which was not established until 1946.
Philadelphia Barrels Edit
Philadelphia Barrels were the professional football team of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the capital city of the United States. The on-field exploits of Lou Gehrig made the team popular at the national level.
Portland Columbias Edit
Portland Columbias were a professional football team from Portland, Oregon, in the United States.
Seattle Sharks Edit
Seattle Sharks was a football team that played in the West Coast Football league in the United States in the mid-1930s. They were rivals of the Los Angeles Dons.