Hartford Blues of the National Football League played only in the 1926 NFL season. The National Football League ( NFL) is the largest professional American football league. The 1926 NFL season was the 7th Regular season of the National Football League. They had a record of 3-7. The team was based in Hartford, Connecticut but played at the Velodrome, a bicycle track just across the Connecticut River in East Hartford that had recently been built. A velodrome is an arena for Track cycling. Modern velodromes feature steeply banked oval tracks consisting of two 180-degree circular bends connected by two straights The Connecticut River is the largest River in New England, flowing south from the Connecticut Lakes in northern New Hampshire, along the border East Hartford (41n47 72w37 EST is a Town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. The Velodrome was an oval with about 8,000 seats around the banked wooden track. There was enough room inside the track to lay out a football field.