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    1967 Jim Taylor Game Worn New Orleans Saints Helmet. Unquestionably, one of the toughest, most bruising runners in Packers history, Jim Taylor's strong demeanor was displayed at the negotiation table with coach Lombardi in 1966. Never seeing quite eye to eye with the fiery Italian at the end of his tenure in Titletown, Taylor ended up taking his talents to the Big Easy in 1967, while playing for the expansion New Orleans Saints. Presented here is an absolutely gorgeous gold helmet that was worn by the LSU Tiger alum during his only season with the Saints.

    Originating from a notable collection of game-worn helmets that were on display at the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame many years ago, the "Riddell Kra Lite" helmet exhibits a scattering of scuff marks and burns at the exterior, while its original 12-point suspension padding remains inside. Taylor's No. 31 is written in black marker above each original leather jaw pad, and its original facemask is perfectly intact. One of the most significant Saints helmets ever to hit the auction block! LOA from Heritage Auctions.


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    November, 2017
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
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