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'The Charles Barkley Story' by Guest Historian Chris Oakley
Guest Historian Guest Historian Chris Oakley says, thank you for visiting TIAH. In this thread, I explore what might have happened if Charles Barkley had pursued a career in the NFL. If you're interested in viewing samples of my other work why not visit the Changing the Times web site.
Charles Barkley



February 20

On this day in 1963, NFL quarterback Charles Barkley was born in Leeds, Alabama. Barkley, known by his fans as 'the Round Mound of Touchdowns', led Auburn University to an NCAA national championship during his junior year there and later played a major role in helping the New York Giants earn their second Super Bowl championship in franchise history.

 - Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley


August 31

On this day in 1970, Charles Barkley joined the Colts team in his hometown`s Pop Warner football league.

 - Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley


September 1

On this day in 1979, Charles Barkley joined the freshman football squad at Leeds, Alabama's main public high school.                                                                                                

 - Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley


June 5

On this day in 1983, Charles Barkley graduated from high school in Leeds, Alabama as the state's all-time scholastic football passing yardage leader.

 - Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley


September 2

On this day in 1983, Charles Barkley officially enrolled at the University of Alabama.

 - Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley


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