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    1961 Paul Hornung Sport Magazine Award Plaque with Hornung LOA. This fine piece derives directly from the estate of this gridiron legend, with personal letter of authenticity that reads, "I, Paul Hornung, played football for the Green Bay Packers from 1957-1962 and again from 1964-1966. As quarterback at Notre Dame, I was a consensus All American and the 1956 Heisman Trophy winner. Nicknamed 'The Golden Boy,' I was the NFL MVP in 1960 and 1961 and scored 760 total points in nine pro seasons. In 1986 I was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. I do attest that this is my original Sport Magazine Award plaque, awarded to me as the Top Performer in Professional Football in 1961. I have had the plaque in my possession ever since." Measures 10x15" in size, in fine condition. Personal awards from Hall of Fame athletes rarely become available on the auction block, much less one so prestigious as this one. A rare opportunity indeed.

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    May, 2005
    14th Saturday
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