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 VictoryEdit

Los Angeles DonsEdit

The 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.[1]

Literary CommentEdit

The Los Angeles Dons referenced in Southern Victory cannot be the OTL team of the same name, which was not established until 1946.

Philadelphia BarrelsEdit

The 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 ColumbiasEdit

The Portland Columbias were a professional football team from Portland, Oregon, in the United States.

Seattle SharksEdit

The 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.[2]


Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.