1910’s Vintage Leather Football Shoulder Pads by Reach. The offered vintage football shoulder pads were made by the A.J. Reach Sporting Goods Company from Philadelphia, PA. They are a wonderful example of the bare minimum pads that were worn by football players from this era. Some still chose not to wear any pads at all! This particular pair has survived nearly a decade in amazingly excellent condition. The leather remains soft and supple and the compressed felt padding is also nearly perfect. B Felt Pads, Vintage Football, Excel Conditioning, Football Players, Ball Time, Leather Football, Football Shoulder, Antiques Sports, Bare Minimum
Man’s football uniform, c. 1910 The maroon rib-knit wool sweater, padded gold canvas pants and brown leather helmet were probably worn by Robert Lane McCrady (1888-1945) at the College of Charleston. The pants have a front fly with metal grommets for lacing. Pads are sewn inside front and back hips and front at knees. Thigh fronts have inserted vertical rods, probably wood. The helmet is lined with cotton batting. Gift of the Estate of Emily S. McCrady (Robert’s sister) in 1975
Absolutely among the most rare articles of football regalia ever offered at public auction, this 1880s-1890s uniform somehow survived the savage games of the past. The complete, canvas-style apparel is comprised of a long-sleeved lace-up top, padded pants, an Eaton-style cap, and shoulder pads. The years of spectacular preservation provide us with clues as to the garments' origins, as three of the well-kept pieces retain fully legible manufacturer information—sewn within the collar is a label th
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James Nathaniel "Jim" Brown (born 2/17/36, Saint Simons Island, GA) is a former professional football player & actor. He is best known for his exceptional & record-setting 9-year career as a running back for the Cleveland Browns from 1957 to 1965. In 2002, he was named by Sporting News as the greatest professional football player ever. Brown's memorable professional career led to his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971.