On This Date 12/18/1949
Heavy rains are the story as the Los Angeles Rams host the Philadelphia Eagles in NFL Championship Game. It is the second consecutive Championship Game beset by inclement weather. The Eagles had won the 1948 Championship in a blizzard. This time the LA Memorial Coliseum was turned into a mud pit by torrential rain. Once again, the Eagles would claim the NFL Championship, winning 14-0.