1958 Baltimore Colts 40th Anniversary Reunion Program Signed by 20 Plus Players

The 1958 National Football League Championship Game was played on December 28, 1958 at Yankee Stadium in New York City. It was the first National Football League (NFL) playoff game to go into sudden death overtime. The final score was Baltimore 23, New York 17 and the game has since become widely known as "The Greatest Game Ever Played".

On November 19, 1998 at Martin’s West in Baltimore, Maryland for the 40th Anniversary of the Greatest Game ever played, all of the living Colts and New York Giants were invited to attend this banquet. 

Offered is a glossy high end program from this event.  Pictures of these greats as well as photos of the game are included in the program. A tribute to deceased Hall of Famers Jim Parker and coach Weeb Eubank is included as well. The program is over 60 pages.

The program is signed on the back cover by 23 attendees (obtained by a family member of a former Baltimore Colts player).  Includes in-person autographs of Baltimore Colts players - Raymond Berry (HOF), George Preas, LG Dupre, Gino Marchetti (HOF), Bill Pellington, Ray Brown, Carl Taseff, Buzz Nutter, Milt Davis, Lenny Moore (HOF), Billy Pricer, Alex Sandusky, Jackie Simpson, Dick Syzmanski, Art Donovan (HOF), Art DeCarlo, Don Joyce, Johnny Sample, Jim Parker, Ordell Braase, Dick Syzmanski, and Gary Kerkorian (who was a member of the Colts from 1954-56), but an injury to Johnny Unitas in 1958; the team re-signed him, but he didn’t’ play.

John Steadman (color commentator for Colts radio broadcasts and Baltimore Sun sportswriter)

NY Giants players – Dick Modzelewski and Kyle Rote

Virtually every player who signed this piece is now deceased.

Incredible one of a kind piece!!!

Item: 13215

Price: $249.00
1958 Baltimore Colts 40th Anniversary Reunion Program Signed by 20 Plus Players