BET U DIDNT KNOW: THE ARGOS ARE THE OLDEST IN NORTH AMERICA

Argonauts Logo

Argonauts Logo (credit: Argonauts Media Room)

The Toronto Argonauts are North America’s oldest professional football club. In 2013, they are celebrating their 140th birthday. That makes them a whopping 140 years old! They are also North America’s oldest professional team (in any sport) still using their original name.

Argos - #15 QB Ricky Ray

Argonauts #15 QB Ricky Ray (photo credit: Argos Fan Zone)

The team was founded in 1873, the same year that some other interesting things happened:

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