Sport: Who Won, Dec. 21, 1936

¶ The Green Bay Packers, Western Division leaders of the National League (TIME, Dec. 14): their game against the Boston Redskins, Eastern Division leaders, for the professional football championship of the U. S. ; 21-to-6, on Halfback Arnold Herber's long deceptive passes; in Manhattan.

¶ Texas Christian University's football team, 9-to-0, on a touchdown climaxing "Slingin' Sam" Baugh's deadly passes, and a field goal by Coach Dutch Meyer's nephew and namesake: its last game of the season against undefeated Santa Clara, slated to play Louisiana State in New Orleans "for the U....

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