The Least Popular Displays at the Buffalo History Museum’s New Buffalo Sports Icons Exhibit

by Jeff Wozer, Buffalo Sports Page Humorist

The Buffalo History Museum has just opened a new exhibit. It’s called Icons, the Makers and Moments of Buffalo Sports.  But our sports comedian, Jeff Wozer, found some Buffalo sports memorabilia that didn’t make the cut.

• War Memorial Stadium’s Taxidermic Rat Collection

• Great Bills’ Moments with Vince Ferragamo

• Rick Jeanneret’s Turtleneck Collection

• The What-It’s-Like-to-Get-Speared-in-the-Spleen-by-Jerry-Korab Virtual Reality Booth

• The Mike Mularkey Reflecting Pool

• Things Found Stuck to the Bottom of the Aud’s Orange Seats

• From High School to the NHL: The Fake IDs Tom Barrasso Used to Get Inside Mulligan’s Brick   Bar

• Diorama of Dick Jauron’s office.

• The Greatest Sabres Named Ville in IMAX

• Ruben Brown’s Used Mouthguard Collection

• Danny Gare’s 1979 Airline Window Seat Pictures During a Flight to Hartford

• The Greatest Long Snappers in Bills History narrated by Meteorologist Don Paul

For more information on the real Buffalo Sports Icons exhibit, visit the Buffalo History Museum.

Jeff Wozer

Nationally touring stand-up comedian Jeff Wozer has performed with some of comedy’s biggest acts – Martin Short, John Oliver, Brian Reagan – and on some of comedy’s biggest stages – Red Rocks Amphitheater, the Las Vegas strip, Great American Comedy Festival.

His humor articles have appeared in more than 40 publications including ESPN’s Active.com, Rocky Mountain Sports and the Explorer Club’s Explorer’s Journal.

Prior to veering into comedy he worked as a sports and news director for WFAD in Middlebury, Vermont where he won an Associated Press award for hockey play-by-play. And he spent two years as the play-by-play voice for the Vail Avalanche junior hockey team in Vail, Colorado.

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