(18) Single-Signed Footballs All Hall of Famers with Multiple Inscriptions 
Lot Number 613
 
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Containing a virtual tour of the NFL Hall of Fame comes this assemblage of (18) single-signed footballs. All the balls are brilliantly signed on the white panel in blue or black marker. The balls are all Wilson models and most contain multiple inscriptions from the likes of Lilly, Graham (d.2003), Tittle, Hornung, DeLamielleure, Sayers, Lavelli, McElhenny, John Henry Johnson, Bednarik, Campbell, Gifford, Adderley, Biletnikoff, Berry, Charley Taylor, Mackey and Marchetti. Most of the signatures are (“8-9”) with a few grading slightly lower because of mild bleeding. For a more detailed list of grades and inscriptions please visit our website. Auction COA from James Spence Authentications.

Earl Campbell – Wilson (“9”) – no inscriptions

Gino Marchetti – Wilson (“8-9”) - Baltimore Colts; HOF 72; #89

Frank Gifford – Wilson (“6”) - HOF 77

Bob Lilly – Wilson (“7-8”) - TCU; Dallas Cowboys 1961-1974; Defensive Tackle; HOF 1980

Herb Addereley – Wilson 75th (“9”) - HOF 1980; ‘26’; Michigan State; Dallas Cowboys 1970-72; Green Bay Packers 1961-69

Dante “Gluefingers” Lavelli – Wilson (“8-9”) - Ohio State; Cleveland Browns (AAFC) 1946-49; #86; HOF 1975; Cleveland Browns 1950-56; Hall of Fame 1975

John Henry Johnson – Wilson (“9”) - H.O.F – 1987

Hugh McElhenny – Wilson (“9”) – H.O.F. 70

Cherley Taylor – Wilson (“7”) - Arizona State; Wash. Redskins; 1964-1979; HOF 1984

Fred Biletnikoff – Wilson (“9”) - #25

Chuck Bednarik – Wilson (“9”) - Pennsylvania Phila. Eagles; 1949-62; Center, L.B.; HOF 1967

Gayle Sayers – Wilson 75th (“5-6” blue ink) - Kansas; Hall of Fame 1977; Chicago Bears 1965-71

Hugh McElhenney – Wilson 75th (“9”) - #88; Baltimore Colts 1963-71; Hall of Fame 1992; San Diego Chargers 1972

Raymond Berry – Wilson 75th (“9”) - Baltimore colts 1955-67; Hall of Fame 1972; Southern Methodist

Joe DeLamielleure – Wilson Gold Paneled (“9”) - Michigan St.; 1973-79, 1985 Bills; HOF 03; 1980-84 Browns; Hall of Fame 2003

Paul Hornung – Wilson 75th (“9”) - 5; HOF 86; ND; Green Bay Packers

Yelberton Abraham Tittle Jr. – Wilson (“9”) – 14; H.O.F. 1971

Otto Graham – Wilson 75th (“8-9”) - H.O.F. 1965; Northwestern; Cleveland Browns NFC 1950-55; Cleveland Browns AAFC 1946-49 
 
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