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    1976 University of Pittsburgh Panthers NCAA Football Championship Ring Presented to Bob Leahy. A true hero of the Steeltown gridiron, Leahy played two seasons in Steelers black and gold before taking up the clipboard at Pitt. The peripatetic coach was instrumental in building the NCAA Championship squad of 1976, but had left for Washington State at the start of that season. Fittingly, the University presented him a ring anyhow, which is presented here with Leahy's letter of provenance. A real diamond is set into a blue stone on the face with raised text at the perimeter reading, "1976 University of Pittsburgh National Champions." Left shank features the logo cat and helmet with text reading, "Sugar Bowl Champions, Pitt 27 GA 3." Right shank is engraved "B. Leahy" above the school crest. Interior band is stamped "Balfour 10K" and measures to size ten and a half. Letter of provenance from Bob Leahy.

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