October 13, 1991 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, receiver Haywood Jeffires grabbed 13 passes for 186 yards to help the Houston Oilers to a 23-20 win over the Jets in New York. Jeffires was a Greensboro Page high school star who went on to have a great career at N.C. State before his years in the NFL. He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2016.
October 12, 1932 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Ned Jarrett was born in Catawba County. The two-time Grand National champion had 50 NASCAR career victories and joined the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2011. A long-time television analyst for the sport after he retired from racing, he was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1990.