Did you know that Frankford used to have its own NFL football team? The Yellow Jackets represented Frankford in the NFL from 1924-1931. The team played at Frankford Stadium, located at Frankford Ave and Deveraux Street, before it was lost in a fire in 1931. The Frankford Yellow Jackets even won the NFL Championship in 1926. However, by the 1930's the team was in decline. In 1933 the NFL alloted for a new Philadelphia team, the Eagles.