Rare Autographs For Sale

Rare Autographs For Sale

Levi Jackson - Yale University

Signed clipping, attached to an index card of Levi Jackson (d. 2000), who in 1949 became the first African-American football captain at Yale. Later on, he became the first African-American executive at Ford Motor Company.

$40.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

Jack Jennings - Chicago Cardinals

Personal letter from former Ohio State and Chicago Cardinals' lineman Jack Jennings (d. 1993). Jennings played for the Cardinals from 1950-1957 and earned all Pro honors in 1955.

$20.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

John Henry Johnson & John Olszewski Signed Program Cover

Program cover of St. Mary's vs. California, dated October 28, 1950, signed by John Henry Johnson (St. Mary's) and John Olszewski (California). Johnson went on to star in the NFL and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1987. Olszewski (d.1996), was a first round draft pick of the Chicago Cardinals and played 10 years in the NFL/AFL, where he was a 2X Pro Bowl selection. Incidentally, Cal won the game 40-25. Back of the cover is laminated, but the front is not.

$25.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

Jim Katcavage - New York Giants

Signed index card of New York Giant defensive end Jim Katcavage (d. 1995). Katcavage played for the Giants from  1956-1968 and was a 3X All Pro.

$25.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

Larry Kelley - Yale University

Signed index card of 1936 Heisman Trophy Winner Larry Kelley (d. 2000). Kelley, the second winner of the award, was an end and also captained the Yale squad. He was inducted into the College Hall of Fame in 1969.

$75.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com. Item can also be found in the Web Store.

Don Klosterman - Los Angeles Rams

Signed index card of Don Klosterman (d. 2000). Klosterman was one of professional football's most accomplished executives, building teams in three different leagues after a serious accident ended his playing career as a quarterback and left his legs partially paralyzed. In the 1960s, Klosterman helped the American Football League (AFL, 1960–1969) overtake the NFL during the bidding wars that led the older league to seek a merger with the AFL. In the 1970s. he was a successful general manager for the NFL's Baltimore Colts and Los Angeles Rams, and in the 1980s he signed all-American quarterback Steve Young to a stunning contract in the United States Football League (USFL).

$35.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

Doug Kotar - New York Giants

Index card of Doug Kotar, a running back for the New York Giants, from 1974-1981, rushing for 3,600 yard in his NFL career. He died of a brain tumor in December 1983, at the age of 32.

$75.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com

Frank Kush - Arizona State University


Signed index card of Frank Kush. Kush was Head Coach at Arizona State from 1958-1979, compiling a 176-54-1 record. In 1975, he received the Walter Camp Coach of the Year award.

$10.00 - For more information on, or to purchase this item, contact Bart at bdbop@aol.com