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    1959-61 Tom Brookshier Game Worn Philadelphia Eagles Jersey. A vital member of the Philadelphia Eagles' legendary 1960 NFL championship squad, Tom Brookshier was named to two Pro Bowls during his storied career at cornerback in the City of Brotherly Love. Following his tenure on the gridiron, Brookshier was an announcer of the highest order. This "MacGregor size 44" Kelly green jersey saw action from 1959-61. It may have been used in the 1960 NFL title game against Green Bay given the use and common practice of carrying jerseys for multiple seasons. Four team repairs are found throughout the shoulders. Brookshier's retired "40" is centered on both sides and also on the sleeves. The numbers have aged a bit and show great wear. The crotch piece is fully intact as are the six buttons. Washing instructions and size tags are found on the end of the crotch piece. Overall, one of the most eye-grabbing durene jerseys worn by a Philly favorite. Letter of provenance from Brookshier's widow. LOA from Heritage Auctions.

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