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    1960 Houston Oilers Game Used, Team Signed Football From Second Game In Team History - AFL Championship Season! Representing the 1960 Houston Oilers during their inaugural campaign as a charter member of the American Football League, this "Joe Foss Spalding" leather football is attributed to the historic September 18, 1960 contest versus the Los Angeles Chargers. The Oilers would end up winning the league championship the same season, and this game ended in a 38-28 victory for the Lone Star squad, which will forever be remembered as the team's first home game victory in franchise history.

    Exhibiting moderate wear throughout, the brown leather pigskin features white painted lettering that reads "Houston Oilers - L.A. Chargers, 38 - 28, Lou Rymkus," while it is signed in dark black ink by Rymkus, who was the team's head coach, NFL legend George Blanda, star offensive guard Bob Talamini and many others. An absolutely amazing piece of AFL history, it is unquestionably one of the most significant gridiron treasures in our October catalog auction. LOA from Heritage Auctions. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication (autographs). Pre-certified by PSA/DNA (autographs).


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    November, 2013
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