September 21, 1970
The first Monday Night Football is broadcast with the pairing of Howard Cosell and Dan Meridith.
Monday Night Football first aired on ABC on September 21, 1970, with a game between the New York Jets and the Browns in Cleveland. The show captured 33% of the viewing audience that night.
The Browns defeated the Jets, 31-21 in a game which featured a 94…
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