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Football Jersey

Catalog Data:

User:
Staubach, Roger
Maker:
Russell Athletic
Physical Description:
fabric, nylon (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 36 in x 33 in; 91.44 cm x 83.82 cm
Object Name:
football jersey
jersey
Date made:
1973
Subject:
Sports & Leisure
Football
ID Number:
2002.0061.02
Accession number:
2002.0061
Catalog number:
2002.0061.02
Description:
Called "Roger the Dodger" for his ability to scramble with the football, Roger Staubach (b. 1942) played for the U.S. Naval Academy, winning the 1963 Heisman Trophy. After serving in the U. S. Navy, he began his professional career with the Dallas Cowboys in 1969. In eleven seasons as Cowboys quarterback, Staubach took his team to two Super Bowl championships, in 1972 and 1978.
Location:
Currently not on view
See more items in:
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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