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    1963 National Football League Championship Game Used Football - Sourced From Son of Bears Ballboy. Known for their high-powered offense and great veteran leadership, the 1963 New York Giants took on the Monsters of the Midway in that season's National Football League Championship Game. A matchup that featured the league's best offense against one of the NFL's most dominant defense, the Chicago Bears narrowly defeated the Big Apple squad 14-10 in front of 45,801 fans at Wrigley Field.

    Originally obtained from the son of Chicago Bears ballboy Joseph S. Bauer, this historic pigskin was used during the '63 league title game. Exhibiting light wear throughout, it has the proper "Thorp Sporting Goods" stamp on one side, along with Pete Rozelle's facsimile signature. One of few game-used pieces representing one of the most memorable championship games of the 1960's. Notarized letter of provenance from Joseph A. Bauer. LOA from Heritage Auctions.


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