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Week 4 - July 31, 1974

New York
Game Program
Game Program
Game Ticket
Game Ticket
Game Photo
Game Photo
Game Location
Stadium Image
Downing Stadium

Randalls Island, New York

Game Facts

Rematch from week one.
Stars number one rush defense.

Game Time: 8:00 PM (EST)

Attendance: 15,648

Coaching Staffs

New York Stars

Head Coach

Head Coach

Babe Parilli

Assistant Coaches

  • Steve Barber
  • Tom Beer
  • George Boutselis
  • Lamar Leachman
  • Tom Moore

Jacksonville Sharks

Head Coach

Head Coach

Bud Asher

Assistant Coaches

  • Bugsy Engelberg
  • Russ Faulkinberry
  • Ray Green
  • Jim Niblack
  • Johnny Robinson
  • Charlie Tate
  • Howard Tippett

WFL Press Release(s)

New York Stars
Jacksonville Sharks

Media Information


WOR-TV 9 and WSNL-TV 67

Television Announcers:

Sal Marchiano (Play by Play), Matt Snell (Color), George Plimpton (Color)



Radio Announcers:

John Sterling (Play by Play)


The New York Times, New York Post, New York Newsday, and New York Daily News

NOTE: The New York Stars-Jacksonville Sharks game was televised on HBO Sports. The Stars game also aired on their radio flagship station, WMCA-AM 570.

NOTE: The 1974 New York Stars Week 4 Game Summary was researched by Richie Franklin, Jim Cusano, Chuck Gardner and Chris Gmyrek. Game stats and the New York Stars transactions were researched and compiled by Mark Speck, Tod Maher and Richie Franklin. Special "Thanks" to Herman Giesbrecht and Paul Reeths for their assistance. The Stars-Sharks game ticket is courtesy of the Ron Hanley Collection. Thanks to Dennis Chamberlin for the Stars-Sharks WFL Game Program photo. This page was designed by Jayme Arellano and Richie Franklin.