Posted by: Michael | January 12, 2009

In the World: Jets beat Colts in Super Bowl

Sunday, January 12, 1969

The New York Jets defeat the Baltimore Colts 16-7 in Super Bowl III, a stunning upset.   Despite being heavy underdogs, Jets quarterback Joe Namath guarantees victory in an interview before the game, and follows through with a performance that garners him the MVP award.

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