Diversion of the Day: Opening Day With the 1963 Browns


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Today's break from the trials and tribulations of being you comes courtesy of a YouTube user named Old17Productions, who's cataloged an impressive library of old Browns footage. This video highlights Opening Day 1963, when 57,000 fans showed up to see Jim Brown run over some Redskins. He may be a wife-beater and totally unimaginative entrepreneur, but the dude could break a tackle. -- Joe P. Tone

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